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2023 BERA Undergraduate Award Winner Announced

The BERA Undergraduate award celebrates recent graduates who have demonstrated excellence while completing their undergraduate degree in a field related to educational research.

When naming the winner of the BERA Underraduate Award the judges review the candidates undergraduate thesis and consider

  • Rationale
  • Methodological rigour
  • Conceptual or theoretical underpinning
  • Presentation of findings
  • Potential implications for research and practice

We are delighted to announce the 2023 winner is Maria Pulman, University of Bristol for her thesis:

Stepping Outside of the System: The Experiences of Electively Home Educating Parents in Southwest England

The 2023 Winner

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Maria Pulman, Miss

University of Bristol

Maria is a current postgraduate student of Education, Policy and International Development at the University of Bristol. Prior to her studies, she spent many years working in early years education, specifically within special educational needs...