Seminars

We run frequent research seminars on a wide variety of themes during term time.  Many of these are recorded and can be accessed by visiting our archive.

Forthcoming Seminars

For details of forthcoming seminars, please go to ‘Events

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2013 Seminars

 

Feeling homophobia: The effects and affects of inequality

Dr Emily Gray, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia. 
04 December, 2013
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iTEC Innovative technologies for engaging classrooms. Supporting teachers to develop their pedagogical practices using technology

Dr Sue Cranmer, Centre for Technology Enhanced Learning, Department of Educational Research, Lancaster University
Professor Cathy Lewin, Education and Social Research Institute, Manchester Metropolitan University

20 November 2013
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SynergyNet: Exploring the potential of a multi-touch classroom for teaching and learning

Professor Steve Higgins, Professor of Education, Durham University
13 November 2013
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Beyond what works: Towards a theoretical framework to understand and improve student retention and success in higher education

Liz Thomas, Professor of Higher Education, Edge Hill University
19 June 2013
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Transnational Families Caring and Learning Through ICTs

Beyond what works: Towards a theoretical framework to understand and improve student retention and success in higher education

Sondra Cuban, Senior Lecturer, Department of Educational Research, Lancaster University
05 June 2013
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Researching digital media and learner lives (jointly with LRDG)

John Potter, London Knowledge Lab, Department of Culture, Communication and Media, Institute of Education, University of London
29 May 2013 
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Taking numbers to task: Exploring PISA data on reading engagement (jointly with LRDG)

Gemma Moss, Institute of Education, University of London
28 May 2013 
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Inclusive Technology Enhanced Learning

Don Passey, Professor of Technology Enhanced Learning & Co-Director, Centre for Technology Enhanced Learning, Department of Educational Research, Lancaster University
08 May 2013 
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Failing the Challenge of Institutional Evaluation: How and Why Managerialism Flourishes

Rob Cuthbert, Emeritus Professor of Higher Education Management, University of the West of England
01 May 2013 
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Build me a male role model! A critical exploration of the perceived qualities/ characteristics of men in the early years (0 - 8)

Simon Brownhill, Senior Teaching Associate, University of Cambridge. 
20 March 2013 
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To be seen and to learn, without being seen to learn: A study of underachievement and identity-negotiation among privileged young men in upper-secondary school

Anne-Sofie Nyström, Lecturer in Sociology, Dept. of Sociology, Uppsala University, Sweden.
13 March, 2013
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Interaction and Engagement: What can MOOCs learn from clickers?

Dr Catherine Easton, HEA International Scholar 2012-13.
27 February, 2013
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Silent and strange voices: Why are there so few women Vice Chancellors?

Paula Burkinshaw, PhD Student, Department of Educational Research, Lancaster University. 
23 January, 2013
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