BERA/RCBN Master-Classes for Autumn 2004
25th November 2004,
The main aim of the day is to develop critical insights on methodology and methods in comparative and international education research. Presentations by Prof. Jan van den Akker (University of Twente, NL), Prof. Stephen Gorard (University of York), Prof. Marilyn Osborn (University of Bristol) and Dr Birgit Pepin (Oxford Brookes University) will address issues of diversity, generalisation and the development of theory with different methodological approaches.
The event is free of charge.
Please contact Sue Allmond by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org to request a booking form. This needs to be returned by November 11th 2004. Please book early, as there is only a limited number of places available.
|9:30||Registration and Coffee/tea|
|10:00 – 11:00||Prof.
Stephen Gorard, University of York
Large-scale monitoring and assessment studies:
“When ranking is not enough: a new political arithmetic of international indicators”
Marilyn Osborn, University of Bristol
Birgit Pepin, Oxford Brookes University
|13:00 – 14: 00||Lunch|
|14:00 – 15:00||Prof.
Jan van den Akker, University of Twente
Design and development studies:
“How can research address design and development problems in education?”
|15:00 – 15:15||Break|
|15:15 – 16:00||Discussion (discussant to be announced)|
|16:00 – 16:30||Plenary|
and lunch will be provided.
Sponsored by BERA/RCBN/ESRC and organised by Oxford Brookes University.
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