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  • BERA Response to the DfE consultation on Primary Assessment in England

    27 June 2017

    BERA President, Gemma Moss responded on the organisation’s behalf to the recent consultation. This was based upon our earlier submission to the Education Select Committee and our ongoing support for the More Than a Score campaign. Please see a downloaded version of our submission here. 

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  • Opportunity – writer/editor wanted for our Research Commission reports

    14 June 2017

    During 2015/6 BERA funded three Research Commissions to identify and explore topics of concern for the discipline and its research communities. The Research Commissions were asked to: identify and address issues of current importance to the study and practice of education provide an evidence base to inform the strategic direction of BERA and influence how […]

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  • Opportunity – Director of the Centre for Education Improvement Science

    9 June 2017

    The UCL Institute of Education is launching a flagship research centre – the Centre for Education Improvement Science – to lead path-breaking research on educational system improvement. It is currently recruiting a director for the centre, and you can find further details here [http://www.jobs.ac.uk/job/BBR003/professor-and-director-of-centre-for-education-improvement-science/]. This is an exciting opportunity to direct a centre tasked with […]

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  • Call for Research Participants – The Research Base

    26 May 2017

    The Royal Society and British Academy have commissioned The Research Base to organise a series of focus groups across the UK in May and early June 2017. This research will contribute to evidence being gathered by the two organisations as they examine how best to create the conditions that will allow high quality research to […]

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  • 2017 BERA Award Winners Announced

    11 May 2017

    We are pleased to announce the winners of the BERA 2017 Master Dissertation Award and the BERA 2017 Doctoral Thesis Award. Both Winners have received: £500 A 1,000 word double page spread of their paper to be featured in Research Intelligence. A complimentary registration at BERA Conference 2017. A BERA Blog BERA 2017 Masters Dissertation Award The […]

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  • 2017 Masters Dissertation Award Winner

    5 May 2017

    Every year the British Educational Research Association recognises academic excellence and rigour in research by a Master of Education student. The award is granted to a Master of Education student who completed their degree in the previous year. BERA Membership and Engagement Committee is pleased to announce the winner of the 2017 Masters Dissertation Award is: […]

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