Past Events

  • Prison Teachers Matter

    23 May 2017

    Because of the 2017 General Election and associated ‘Purdah’ regulation, the House of Lords have confirmed that they have cancelled our Prison Education event:  Prison Teachers Matter on 23rd May 2017.  While we are naturally enormously disappointed, we have had confirmation that we would be able to hold the same event later in the year.   […]

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  • Faith, Social Justice and Race

    18 May 2017

    Online registration has now closed. If you want to attend this event, please email events@bera.ac.uk for details of how to register onsite. Learners and tutors experience of education differs according to who they are, what they have experienced , what others  expect of them and what they have come to expect for themselves, with some […]

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  • Digital Literacies in Education

    16 May 2017

    10.00-16.30 Tuesday 16 May 2017 Sheffield Institute of Education, Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield This symposium, the fifth annual research day organised by UKLA and BERA, will explore how opportunities and challenges surrounding the use of digital literacies are playing out in educational contexts for learners and educators. In particular it aims to raise pressing questions […]

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  • Social Emotional Well-Being and Mental Health of School-Aged Children

    28 April 2017

    This event is sponsored by the University of Dundee Online registration has now closed. If you want to attend this event, please email events@bera.ac.uk for details of how to register onsite.       09.00 Registration 09.20 Welcome 09.30 Building communities of cooperative learners; meeting the social, emotional and mental health needs of all learners […]

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  • Becoming literate in the language and politics of disability

    25 April 2017

    Online registration has now closed. If you want to attend this event, please email events@bera.ac.uk for details of how to register onsite. This seminar examines the policy and professional practice based discourses and language surrounding disability and learning difficulties such as dyslexia and autism. The presentations will problematize the ‘common-sense’ assumptions and highlight debates surrounding […]

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  • Practical theory

    20 April 2017

    The utility of social theory as tools and resources for the development of research methodology This symposium aims to explore key issues and debates in designing and implementing research driven by use of contemporary social theory. It will highlight the importance of aligning theory with methodology and discuss some of the conceptual and practical issues […]

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