BERA in the news

  • Testing children gives a poor measure of ability

    19 June 2018

    The BERA Expert Panel on Assessment are in the process of finalising their report on the validity and utility of the proposed reception baseline assessment in England.  Members of the panel had a letter published in The Guardian this week setting out some of their concerns. This follows on from their earlier BERA Blog on the subject.  […]

    Read the article: The Guardian

  • 2018 Award Winners

    6 April 2018

    The BERA Engagement Committee is delighted to announce the winners of the 2018 Doctoral Thesis and Masters Dissertation Awards.   doctoral thesis award The 2018 Winner of the BERA Doctoral Thesis Award is Arunthathi Mahendran(Goldsmiths’ College, University of London) for her thesis Surgeon Education, Engaging with the Immanence of Events Of Practice: An Exploration of the Ontological […]

  • Did you submit an abstract to BERA 2018? Have you applied for a bursary?

    5 February 2018

    Thank you to everyone who has submitting an abstract for the BERA conference. We have received a phenomenal amount of submissions. Don’t forget you can also apply for a bursary. The deadline for all bursaries is the 26th February 2018. BERA Student Bursaries (Full and Part time students) Successful bursary applicants will be awarded a […]

  • Abstract submission now open for BERA Conference 2018

    15 January 2018

    BERA is please to announce that the abstract submission has now opened for the BERA Conference 2018 to be held at Northumbria University, 11th-13th September 2018. SUBMIT/EDIT AN ABSTRACT DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION IS: 31ST JANUARY 2018 Types of submission accepted include: Symposia Innovation Sessions Early Career Researchers Individual Papers Share your research and knowledge with fellow […]

  • CCT Chartered Teacher Programme and BERA

    6 December 2017

            BERA is dedicated to supporting and promoting teacher research.  We believe practitioners, academics and policy makers must collaborate to help shape a future curriculum in schools. As part of our commitment to support teachers we are delighted to announce that all participants on the CCT Chartered Teacher Programme will receive free BERA membership. […]

  • The BERA/SAGE Handbook of Educational Research

    16 February 2017

    Providing a comprehensive account of education research today, SAGE Publishing launches The BERA/SAGE Handbook of Educational Research. The Handbook provides a comprehensive guide for researchers, both new and existing, as well as a resource to prompt further thinking about broader issues within education research. In particular, the book is a cutting edge account showcasing education […]