Institute of Education


Forthcoming Events

2017 CRAE Annual Lecture and Farewell to Professor Liz Pellicano

Start: Sep 26, 2017 6:30:00 PM
End: Sep 26, 2017 7:30:00 PM

Can non-autistic scientists ever really understand what autistic people and their families need from their research? That’s a question that activists and community groups have been asking with increasing vigour over recent years.

Inequality and higher education

Start: Oct 4, 2017 5:30:00 PM
End: Oct 4, 2017 8:00:00 PM

What are the causes of the growth in inequality and what are the potential responses? Where does higher education fit in? What part does it, and could it, play in increasing or reducing inequality?

Social Pedagogy Professional Association Conference: Education in its broadest sense

Start: Oct 6, 2017 9:30:00 AM
End: Oct 6, 2017 5:00:00 PM

Join us at the inaugural Social Pedagogy Professional Association (SPPA) conference, 'Education in its broadest sense', for a welcoming and invigorating blend of inspirational key note speakers, experiential and practice based workshops, evolving special interest groups and networking.

The diversity bargain

Start: Oct 6, 2017 12:00:00 PM
End: Oct 6, 2017 1:00:00 PM

How do students at elite universities make sense of the admissions process, given the loud public critiques they hear?

Studies of elites and education

Start: Nov 9, 2017 10:00:00 AM
End: Nov 9, 2017 6:00:00 PM

This one-day event brings together scholars conducting research on elites and/or education to initiate dialogues within and beyond the field.

What if… we wanted to transform teaching as a career choice?

Start: Dec 5, 2017 5:30:00 PM
End: Dec 5, 2017 6:45:00 PM

Teaching offers a buzz unlike any other job, yet we are struggling to attract and then retain teachers in the profession. Where have we gone wrong, and how can we change things for the future?