Conference Archive

  • Annual Conference 2016

    22 September 2016

    13th-15th September 2016 University of Leeds The BERA conference went back to Leeds after over 10 years since we were last here. Attended by 878 delegates, this was the largest conference held outside of Leeds. This conference had keynotes from Poonam Batra, Lesley Emerson and Sian Bayne. View the photo gallery here. View the videos […]

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  • Annual Conference 2015

    25 September 2015

    15th-17th September 2015Queen’s University Belfast The BERA conference went back to Belfast after over 15 years since we were last here. Attended by over 700 delegates, this was the first conference ran completely in-house by the newly appointed Events Manager, Marie Blythe. This conference celebrated the inaugural Presidential Address by Professor Gemma Moss, as well […]

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  • Annual Conference 2014

    24 September 2014

    23rd-25th September 2014 Institute of Education, London BERA celebrated its 40th anniversary conference, attended by over 900 delegates. With a record number of submissions and exceptional presentations from our keynote lecturers Andrew Brown, Danny Dorling, Sugata Mitra and David Leat. View the photo gallery here View videos of the Keynote Lectures and Spotlight sessions here […]

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  • Annual Conference 2013

    5 September 2013

    Venue: University of Sussex View the programme here. PRESS COVERAGE Tuesday news stories Pupils having to repeat language lessons Evening Standard The Express Government must tackle causes, not just symptoms, of poverty Yorkshire Post Wednesday news stories Schools becoming less segregated The Independent EdExec Huffington Post Northern Echo Pupils in England “ahead in reading” by […]

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  • Annual Conference 2012

    6 September 2012

    Venue: University of Manchester View the programme here. Press Coverage Schools “taking risks” with pupil data collection Daily Telegraph London Evening Standard Mancunian Matters Infosecurity Magazine Planet Biometrics The Express The Press Association The Scotsman MSN UK plus over 40 UK regional/local newspapers and online media coverage of this story Black Caribbean pupils much more […]

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  • Annual Conference 2011

    8 September 2011

    Venue: Institute of Education, University of London Media coverage of research presented at the BERA Conference 2011 (Please note that BERA is not responsible for external sites or their content) Tuesday 6 September Coverage in relation to press release Goldilocks perfection or lacking in challenge? One in five pupils say school work “isn’t at all […]

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