Past Events

  • Let’s Talk about TEF and Stern

    20 March 2017

    This event has now been cancelled Organisations such as the Campaign for the Public University, Council for the Defence of British Universities, National Union of Students and the University and College Union, amongst many others, are deeply opposed to current developments in HE in the UK which are intended to: deregulate HE and intensify competitivity […]

    Read more
  • What can neuroscience offer alternative education research?

    10 March 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 relaxed and friendly day event at Newman University, Birmingham—organised by the BERA Alternative Education Special Interest Group and partnered with the Freedom to Learn Network (www.freedomtolearnproject.com) offers an opportunity for those interested […]

    Read more
  • Call for abstract reviewers – BERA Conference 2017

    10 February 2017

    Would you be willing to act as a reviewer for abstracts submitted to the BERA Annual Conference 2017? To be involved, you will need to: be a BERA member be available to referee abstracts online between the 10th February 2017 to the 20th February 2017 each reviewer will be asked to review a maximum of […]

    Read more
  • PISA and international education assessments

    31 January 2017

    This event is now fully booked. Please email events@bera.ac.uk to be placed on the waiting list. Large-scale international education studies, such as the OECD’s Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA), have grown in prominence and importance over the last decade. Yet there has been much debate, and controversy, about the robustness of such studies, and […]

    Read more
  • Research in Teacher Education: Networking Event

    13 January 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 and workshop is intended for teacher educators and emerging researchers. The opening presentation shares the findings of a review of research in teacher education undertaken in the UK between 2000 and […]

    Read more
  • Exploring theories of change in education: determining when, how and why x leads to y?

    24 November 2016

    This event is now fully booked. To be placed on the waiting list, please email events@bera.ac.uk. Chair/convenor: Richard Thurston, Deputy Chief Research Officer, Welsh Government Theory-based approaches to evaluation have become popular in the UK in recent years both in academic work and policy and practice settings.  Various versions exist – theories of change, logic […]

    Read more