Research Intelligence

Research Intelligence is BERA’s quarterly magazine. It carries announcements and news, as well as articles and features on a variety of issues about educational research. Recent themes have included Open Access, Teacher Education and Data Sets. It is free to BERA members and archive issues are available below.

Subscriptions are also available at the following rates for 2018: £75 to all UK based subscribers, and £85 to all other destinations.

If you wish to advertise in Research Intelligence the rates are as follows: Full Page £750; Half Page £400; Quarter Page £250. For further information please contact the BERA office at enquiries@bera.ac.uk.


BERA members are invited to submit a proposal to guest-edit a special issue of Research Intelligence (either as an individual or with colleagues), which involves commissioning a set of articles that address a specific theme or issue within the field of educational research. To download the form click here.


  • Autumn 2016

    ISSUE 131 OF RESEARCH INTELLIGENCE INTERNATIONAL COMPLEXITIES ETHOS OF INTERNATIONALISM FUNDING AND RESEARCH AFTER BREXIT FEATURING ALIS OANCEA ELEANOR GURNEY GARY MCCULLOUCH HELEN M. GUNTER HUBERT ERTL IAN MENTER KAREN TRIMMER MICHAEL ARTHUR SIMON MARGINSON STEPHEN J. MCKINNEY

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  • Summer 2016

    ISSUE 130 OF RESEARCH INTELLIGENCE CHARACTER, VALUES AND ETHICS CITIZENSHIP EDUCATION, SOCIAL JUSTICE AND BREXIT FEATURING AUDREY OSLER TOM HARRISON MATTHEW BAWDEN SHAMIM MIAH DAVID CARR TONY BRESLIN PATRICK ROACH KITTY TE RIELE    

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  • SPRING 2016

    RESEARCH INTELLIGENCE ISSUE 129/SPRING 2016 THE FUTURE OF EDUCATION FEATURING CAROL MONAGHAN MP JOHN O’DOWD MLA DANIEL MUIJS DEBBIE WEEKES-BERNARD JOHN PRESTON BARBARA MERRILL  

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  • Winter 2015

    Issue 128 of Research intelligence looks at “Framing Excellence in Teaching: Towards a TEF For higher education” and features contributions from: Garry McCulloch Hilary Burgess Ruth Pickford and Sally Brown Peter Klappa Alison Fox Uvanney Maylor Christine Szwed David Palfreyman Jo Frankham

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