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How can medical education and training better reflect the acute realities and demands of 21st century healthcare? Problematising notions of professionalism, pedagogies of clinical practice and the politics of Care
“. . . health services across the UK are working harder than ever to deal with the fierce pressures of winter and when it’s being reported that emergency departments and primary care...Continue reading blog post
In a recent study (Prytz 2017), I show that a standard narrative about Swedish school governance in the 20th century does not fit how the school subject mathematics (years 1–9) was governed in...Continue reading blog post
Hyper-governance and datafication in early years education: children as ‘abilities-machines’ or ‘like sausages in a factory’
The growing use of data in education has both been lauded as a revolution and criticized as detrimental to teachers and children; no wonder then that it is increasingly a focus for educational...Continue reading blog post
The growing popularity of the professional doctorate means that increasing numbers of practitioners are undertaking research in their own workplace. But what does it really mean to adopt this dual...Continue reading blog post
What younger children really think and understand about internet safety: The value of stories and role play as research methods
Younger children under the age of eight are increasingly embracing the digital world (Mekinc, Smailbegovic & Kokic, 2013). My intention at this year’s BERA conference is to consider younger...Continue reading blog post
In July 2015, the UK Counter Terrorism and Security Act (CTS) made it a statutory duty for teaching staff to identify and prevent extremism. This policy was the expansion of the UK ‘Prevent...Continue reading blog post
We have negotiated with NewcastleGateshead, special rates at the nearby hotels. The rates provided are specifically for BERA 2018. Please ensure you secure your accommodation as early as...
Northumbria University City Campus East Business and Law Building New Bridge Street Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8ST https://www.northumbria.ac.uk/ 0191 232 6002 Northumbria University is a...
United by seven bridges across a spectacular riverscape, Newcastle (a city on the north bank of the River Tyne) and Gateshead (a town on the south bank) form a single, diverse and extremely...
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