• Tender: Dimensions of quality in close-to-practice educational research

    BERA wishes to commission a small scale research study examining the dimensions of quality in close-to-practice educational research. For the purposes of this project, close-to-practice research refers to educational research that is based on problems in practice, may involve researchers working in partnership with practitioners, addresses issues defined by the latter as relevant or useful, […]

  • 2017 BJET Fellowship – Nominations open

    Applications are invited from members of BERA for the 2017 BJET Fellowship. The Fellowship will last for one year and the award of up to £5,000 will be made available to an individual with the most compelling proposal for a piece of research in the field of educational technology.  There are no restrictions as to age […]

  • BERA Elections 2017

    BERA is pleased to invite interested members to stand as candidates in the 2017 BERA Council Election.   The elections opened on 1 February 2017 and will close on 22 February 2017 at noon. BERA Council is the governing body of the Association and the members of the Council are, de facto, the Trustees of the Association as registered […]

  • Opportunity: Postgraduate Forum Convenor Applications Invited

              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 […]

  • Opportunity: Independent Researchers’ Forum Convenor Applications Invited

              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, […]

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

    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 […]