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Next Research Matters Seminar: 10 Dec “The impacts of the bedroom tax on children and their schools”

Date: 10th Dec 2014 Time: 12.00-1.00  Room: AG3/4 “The impacts of the bedroom tax on children and their schools” Erica Burman and Ruth Lupton

Next Research Matters Seminar: 29 Nov “Current issues and future directions in school-based social and emotional learning: a meta-analysis”

Date: 29th Nov 2014 Time: 12.00-1.00  Room:  AG3/4 “Current issues and future directions in school-based social and emotional learning: a meta-analysis” (Research Counts) Michael Wigelsworth and Ann Lendrum

Next Research Matters Seminar: 12 Nov “Mapping as a methodology: Action research and learning through exploring an information landscape”

Date: 12th Nov 2014 Time: 12.00-1.00  Room: C3.30 “Mapping as a methodology: Action research and learning through exploring an information landscape” Drew Whitworth

Next Research Matters Seminar: 29th Oct “Lesson study as a Zone of Professional Development in secondary mathematics initial teacher education”

Date: 29th October 2014 Time: 12.00-1.00   Room: C3.19/20 “Lesson study as a Zone of Professional Development in secondary mathematics initial teacher education”- Rosa Archer, Darinka Radovic, Sian Morgan and Julian Williams

Next Research Matters Seminar – 15th Oct “Critical Education Policy and Leadership research showcase: Reforming schools, reforming times – researching schools and schooling”

Date: 15th October 2014 Time: 12.00-14.00    Room:  C3.19/20 “Critical Education Policy and Leadership research showcase: Reforming schools, reforming times – researching schools and schooling” –  Various presenters

Next Research Matters Seminar – 1st Oct “Disadvantage and Poverty research showcase: Narrowing the attainment gap – discourses of theory, policy & practice”

Date: 01 Oct 2014 Time: 12.00-14.00   Room:  C3.19/20 “Disadvantage and Poverty research showcase: Narrowing the attainment gap – discourses of theory, policy & practice” – Various presenters

Enhancing Interdisciplinarity seminar series: Nov 7th (University of Manchester, UK)

Dear PGR community, We would like to take this opportunity to invite you take part in the Enhancing Interdisciplinary Seminar Series. The first day of the seminar series will take place in Manchester on November 7th and will explore the use of methods, theories and methodologies that have been developed in one discipline by researchers […]

Next Research Matters Seminar – 17th Sept “Critical Pedagogies research showcase: Implications of ‘funds of knowledge’ for pedagogy”

Date: 17 Sept 2014 Time: 12.00-14.00   Room: A2.16 “Critical Pedagogies research showcase: Implications of ‘funds of knowledge’ for pedagogy” – Various presenters

STEPS (Skills Training Essentials for PGR Students) Blog Re-launch: Contributors Needed!

The STEPS (Skills Training Essentials for PGR Students) newsletter will be re-launching solely as a blog in September 2014 and we need enthusiastic postgraduate bloggers from all faculties and DTCs to help provide the content. The STEPS Newsletter carried material written by PGRs for PGRs on all aspects of career development and the common challenges […]

Schools Policy: Where should the Labour Party go next? – 23 Sept (Manchester, UK)

There’s a really great line up of speakers to kick off our next Manchester Education Debate on 23rd September.  Please do take a look at the attached flyer and come along if you can. A few things to note: –          This is off-campus at the Palace Hotel – this is because we are hoping to get attract delegates from […]