Education Research Seminar – 25th May 2017

The Education Research Centre and School of Education present:

Understanding Youth Services reform: beyond the language of austerity

Dr Ian McGimpsey, University of Birmingham 

Thursday 25th May 2017, 3.45 – 5.15pm, Mayfield 129, Falmer Campus

All welcome. This seminar is part of the Working with Children & Young People provision. For full details and to register please go to the event page

The Routledge International Handbook on Narrative and Life History

Written by leading international scholars from the main contributing perspectives and disciplines, and edited by School of Education academic Ivor Goodson, The Routledge International Handbook on Narrative and Life History seeks to capture the range and scope as well as the considerable complexity of the field of narrative study and life history work by situating these fields of study within the historical and contemporary context.

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New publication released by School of Education academics

Congratulations to Tim Rudd and Ivor Goodson on the recent publication of their book ‘Negotiating Neoliberalism: Developing Alternative Educational Visions’.

Consisting of 13 chapters, including 2 from Tim Rudd and Ivor Goodson, there are also chapters from Brighton academics; Nadia Edmond and Mike Hayler – both from the Education Research Centre, Professor Deborah Philips from the School of Arts and Humanities; as well as other UK and international academics. Continue reading

Research seminar: Ivor Goodson and Dr Tim Rudd, 8 December

The Education Research Centre and School of Education present: Negotiating Neoliberal Education: Refraction, resistance and reimagination 

With Ivor Goodson, Professor of Learning Theory and Dr Tim Rudd, Principal Lecturer, University of Brighton

Thursday 8th December, 1 – 2pm
FA Bevendean House BE103, Falmer

For full details about this event click here

Research Seminar Jayne Osgood, Middlesex University, 24 November

The Education Research Centre and School of Education present:
Reconfiguring Quality: beyond discourses and subjectivities to matter, bodies and becomings in early childhood education

With Professor Jayne Osgood, Middlesex University 

Thursday 24th November, 1-2pm
A500, Checkland Building, Falmer Campus

For full details about this event click here

Seminars: Video Links to Seminars Available

Online videos are now available for these previous seminars:

Dr Jo-Anne Dillabough University of Cambridge – ‘Cultural estrangement, ‘expulsions’ and the re-making of youth cultures in the securitized state: a South African and Canadian comparison’. (Thursday 10th March 2016)

Jenny Ozga, Professor Emeritus, University of Oxford – ‘Governing Knowledge? Ofsted and the Governing of Education in England’. (Thursday 4th February 2016)