BERA in the news

  • Former BERA President honoured

    9 January 2017

    Many congratulations to former BERA President John Furlong who received an OBE in the recent New Year’s Honours. John received his award in recognition of his work on educational research and teacher education in particular. He is currently advising the Welsh Government and his most recent work for BERA was our project on Research and Teacher […]

  • Making the Case for the Social Sciences – Education

    7 December 2016

    BERA has partnered with the Academy of Social Sciences and Routledge, Taylor & Francis to bring together a wide-ranging collection of impactful research on education that has improved standards of individual attainment and school quality, while also influencing public policy. ‘Making the Case for the Social Sciences 12 – Education’ comprises 12 case studies that […]

  • BERA Ordinary Members: Call

    2 December 2016

    BERA is delighted to announce the call for Ordinary Members to apply to join one of our Standing Committees. Our committees perform an important role in delivering BERA’s strategic and charitable objectives. If you want to apply, please download the form, fill out and return to by 12th January. You can download the form […]

  • Special Edition of the BERA Blog – Social mobility and what it might mean in post-Brexit Britain

    1 December 2016

    This week the BERA Blog has been guest edited by Kate Hoskins who has commissioned posts that look at social mobility and what it might mean in post-Brexit Britain. Taken together, these posts critique of the concept of social mobility and argue that our understanding needs to change if we are to have a more […]

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

    24 November 2016

    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 […]

  • BERA at the 2016 AARE Annual Conference:

    22 November 2016

      BERA is pleased to have 3 symposiums at the 2016 AARE Annual Conference: British Educational Research Association AARE Symposium- Learning Across the Professions: exploring the potential for transformation through inter-professional collaboration across the teacher education and medical education communities Thursday 1 December Hans Ebeling Room, Members Stand Chair: Vivienne Marie Baumfield Discussant: Jane Stewart […]