Research Networks and Collaborations

Laboratory of International Assessment Studies

SaITE 2016
IFIP TC3 Joint Open Conference

Stakeholders and Information Technology in Education
6th July – 8th July 2016 Guimarães, Portugal
5th July 2016 Doctoral Consortium
Deadline for submissions: 5 February 2016
Information for Submissions

Summer Institute in Qualitative Research
Monday 6th July – Friday 10th July 2015
The international Summer Institute in Qualitative Research provided the opportunity to learn about current trends in theory and methodology, in dialogue with leading theorists.

Mathematics Education and Contemporary Theory
Friday pm 21st June - Monday 24th June 2013
This conference explored the frontiers and possible futures of mathematics education through considering how theoretical resources enable alternative possibilities.

International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry
International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry: Europe

New Perspectives on Education and Culture

Social Justice Special Interest Group Symposia at BERA Conference 2013

Summer Institute in Qualitative Research: Putting Theory to Work
22nd to 26th July 2013
The third international Summer Institute in Qualitative Research was held last summer.

Mathematics Education and Contemporary Theory
21st to 14th June 2013
This conference explored the frontiers and possible futures of mathematics education through considering how theoretical resources enable alternative possibilities.

The Secret Life of Objects

Battle of Ideas

Critical Race Theory Discussion Group

Collaborative Action Research Network

Childhood Seminar Series Alternative Discourses of Childhood

  • Seminar 1 - (De)territorialising the field - the focus and impact of government policy, educational research and practice. Held on 23rd June 2011 at Manchester Metropolitan University
  • Seminar 2 - Entangling the issues - theorising the condition of the child today. Held on 21st October 2011 at Birbeck College London.
  • Seminar 3 - Historical legacies: interdisciplinary concepts of objects, personhood and identity. Held on 18th January 2012 at The V & A Museum of Childhood.
  • Seminar 4 - Interdisciplinary ethical challenges - the 'state' of the society and world in which children are growing up. Held on 29th March 2012 at the University of Sheffield.
  • Seminar 5 - The Other Child: exploring the strangeness of infancy and early years. To be held on 23rd May 2012 at Salford University.

Educational Futures Seminar Series
The ESRC Educational Futures Seminar Series aims to explore how futures-oriented education research can contribute to the UK education systemís capacity to engage with the challenges of the 21st century. Further information can be found at http://edfuturesresearch.org

International Centres for Applied Research in Education (ICARE)

Space Place and Social Justice Seminar