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  • Former BERA President honoured

    9 January 2017

    Many congratulations to former BERA President John Furlong who received an OBE in the recent New Year’s Honours. John received his award in recognition of his work on educational research and teacher education in particular. He is currently advising the Welsh Government and his most recent work for BERA was our project on Research and Teacher […]

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  • Opportunity: Postgraduate Forum Convenor Applications Invited

    12 December 2016

              The BERA Postgraduate Forum was established in 2012 as a result of the Association’s wish to offer more specific forms of support to postgraduates. It reflects the view of BERA that research is a necessary element in the best professional practice in education. The Forum seeks to meet needs of […]

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  • Opportunity: Independent Researchers’ Forum Convenor Applications Invited

    12 December 2016

              The Independent Researchers’ Forum (IRF) was launched by BERA in July 2015 to create a dedicated space for those who see themselves as members of the educational research community but are not permanently employed in higher education. Researchers in this group are diverse and may work in schools, local authorities, […]

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  • Making the Case for the Social Sciences – Education

    7 December 2016

    BERA has partnered with the Academy of Social Sciences and Routledge, Taylor & Francis to bring together a wide-ranging collection of impactful research on education that has improved standards of individual attainment and school quality, while also influencing public policy. ‘Making the Case for the Social Sciences 12 – Education’ comprises 12 case studies that […]

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  • BERA Ordinary Members: Call

    2 December 2016

    BERA is delighted to announce the call for Ordinary Members to apply to join one of our Standing Committees. Our committees perform an important role in delivering BERA’s strategic and charitable objectives. If you want to apply, please download the form, fill out and return to secretariat@bera.ac.uk by 12th January. You can download the form […]

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  • Are you an Educational Researcher living or working in Wales?

    24 November 2016

    Following discussions in recent months and a successful conversation during the conference in Leeds, BERA is now undertaking a short survey to explore how we might support educational research in Wales. Please follow the link to complete the survey and help shape BERA’s work in Wales in the future. If you want to complete the […]

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