Date – Wednesday, 16 April 2014: 14.00-16.00 Venue – University of Bath Speaker: Professor Simon Marginson, Institute of Education For more than two decades, governments around the world, led by the English-speaking polities, have moved higher education systems closer to the forms of textbook economic markets. Reforms include corporatisation, competitive funding, student charges, output formats […]
8th IMA Conference on Mathematical Education of Engineers Monday 20 April 2015, Loughborough University PRELIMINARY ANNOUNCEMENT The sequence of conferences “Mathematical Education of Engineers” held at Loughborough provides a forum for the exchange of ideas, practices and pedagogy in the mathematical education of engineers. Within this framework, university mathematics teachers together with engineering colleagues and […]
Applications are invited for a PhD studentship in the area of Teacher Education and School Development within the School of Sport and Education. A new Department of Education will be formed in September 2014 in a new university structure designed to facilitate interdisciplinary collaboration, alongside the Arts and Social Sciences. We are currently developing a […]
Celebrations of Lancaster University’s 50th anniversary coincide with the 50th anniversary of the Robbins report into higher education. That report was significant in augmenting the expansion of the higher education sector in the UK, of which universities like Lancaster were part. Things have changed dramatically since then, and one of the key changes is the […]
The 5th biennial international conference convened by the IOE and Beijing Normal University will take place at the IOE on 21 and 22 November 2014. The theme, Learning in a Changing World, is expected to attract interest and contributions from a wide range of policymakers, researchers and practitioners across the full spectrum of education provision […]
The BELMAS Annual Conference 2014 will be held in Stratford-upon-Avon. 11th – 13th July 2014 The theme of the next BELMAS conference is ‘Educational Policy and practice: Can leaders shape the landscape?’ Speakers will be announced very shortly, and the timeline for conference submissions will be earlier this year, in response to requests.