Seminars, Conferences and Inaugural Lectures in The School of Education

December 2019
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The Literacies Research Cluster

Why our brains crave languages

Multilingualism seminar (interdisciplinary)

DB13 Bartolome House, University of Sheffield Monday 2nd December, 2 - 4pm

Please contact jessica.bradley@sheffield.ac.uk or f.scott@sheffield.ac.uk

Further details here.

November 2019
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The Literacies Research Cluster

Reading group 2

G03 - Classroom 3, 38 Mappin Street Friday 29th November, 1 - 2pm Please contact jessica.bradley@sheffield.ac.uk or f.scott@sheffield.ac.uk
White Rose Doctoral Training Partnership

De-mystifying data analysis: WRDTP workshop for PhD students

ICOSS conference room Wednesday 27th November, 9.30 am - 4.14 pm For more information about the workshop, please click here.

The Literacies Research Cluster

Welcome seminar: Literacies, (in)equalities and voice 
Professor Uta Papen (Lancaster) and Dr Mariya Ivancheva (Liverpool)

Lecture Theatre G02, Firth Court Tuesday 12 November, 1 - 4pm Please contact jessica.bradley@sheffield.ac.uk or f.scott@sheffield.ac.uk
More info here
October 2019
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Somewhere Over the Rainbow: How the Marketisation of UK Higher Education Derails the Student Journey

Geoff Bunn and Susanne Langer, Manchester Metropolitan University

B8 Seminar Room, Geography Building Wednesday 16th October, 2- 3.30 pm All welcome. Further details, click here.

The Literacies Research Cluster

Reading group 1

G03 - Classroom 3, 38 Mappin Street Tuesday 15th October 4pm - 5pm Please contact jessica.bradley@sheffield.ac.uk or f.scott@sheffield.ac.uk
September 2019
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Performing disability: An activist politics of relationality

Ben Whitburn, Deakin University, Australia

Workstation 1, The Diamond Monday 16th September, 1- 2.00 pm All welcome. Further details, click here.

Playful Learning with Tangible Coding Technologies

Associate Professor Karen Murcia

Jessop West, Room 215(32) Wednesday 4th September, 12 - 1.30 pm. All welcome. Further details, click here.
July 2019

Playing with my identity: Using story to share experiences of being affected by a genetic medical condition.

The School of Education and the iHuman: Literacies Cluster invite you to a seminar with Dr Sue Wilson from Monash University, Australia.

Pool Seminar Room 116 in Jessop Building Thursday 11 July from 1 - 2 pm. All welcome. Please feel free to being your lunch and no need to RSVP.

New Directions in Critical Disability Studies

38 Mappin Street
Sheffield
S1

Tue, 9 July 2019
10:00 – 16:00 BST

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Provocations in Critical Disability Studies

Interdisciplinary Centre of the Social Sciences, Conference room
219 Portobello
Sheffield
S1 4DP

Mon, 8 July 2019
10:00 – 16:00 BST

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Writing Histories of Education in the Brexit Era

UCL Institute of Education
20 Bedford Way
London
WC1H 0AL
United Kingdom

1 July 2019 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm

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June 2019
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The UK global university in the Brexit era

The Conference Room, Interdisciplinary Centre of the Social Sciences (ICOSS), University of Sheffield

Monday, 24 Jun 2019 10:00 - 15:15

For more information, contact: Dr. Vassiliki Papatsiba or Dr. Heather Ellis

Towards an Ethical Vision for Language Education Research

Dental Lecture Theatre (6.142)
Level 6, Worsley Building
University of Leeds
Leeds
LS2 9JT

Tue, 11 June 2019
09:00 – 17:00 BST

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May 2019
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Decolonising the Social Sciences

Portobello Centre (Design Suite)
1 Mappin Street
Sheffield
S1 4DT

Tue, May 21, 2019
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM BST

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New approaches to Adult Migrant Language Education

Room TR6, the Graduate School, Queen's University

23/05/2019

3:30PM - 5:00PM

For more information, contact: Dr. Ibrar Bhatt

"51% German”: Language, Nationality, and Identity in today’s super-diverse society

Showroom Cinema
15 Paternoster Row, Sheffield S1 2BX

13 May 2019
19:00

For more information, contact: Dr. Sabine Little

January 2019
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Education is not a chocolate biscuit: needs, rights and humanity in education

Diamond Lecture Theatre 6

University of Sheffield

Wed, 13 March 2019

17:30 – 19:30 GMT

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Centre for Early Childhood Education

Young Children Living & Learning in a Superdiverse City

ICOSS Conference Room

University of Sheffield

29 January 2019

12:00 – 14:30 GMT

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December 2018
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Centre for Critical Psychology and Education seminar series

The Prevent Strategy in (Mental) Healthcare

Hicks LT1

University of Sheffield

5 December 2018

16:30 – 18:00 GMT

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November 2018
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Higher Education Policy Network (HEPN)

Are universities ‘safe spaces’ or places of challenge?

Inox Dine
Level 5 Students' Union Building
Durham Road
Sheffield
S10 2TG

19th November 2018 Further details and to book you place visit here.
Disability and Questions of the Human

A lecture for Disability History Month 2018

Professor Dan Goodley

Hicks Lecture Theatre 10, The University of Sheffield 21st November 2018. 12.00-1.00 pm. For further information, please see poster.
October 2018
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Centre for Critical Psychology and Education seminar series

Seeking a Black Historical Consciousness in Education

Dr LaGarrett King (University of Missouri)

University of Sheffield
WORKROOM 3, floor 2, The Diamond Building
32 Leavygreave Road
Sheffield, S3 7RD

23rd October.

A light lunch will be provided from 12.30 - 1.15pm and Dr LaGarrett King's lecture and Q&A will run from 1.30 - 3pm.

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Centre for Critical Psychology and Education seminar series

Symposium: Thinking about the human; thinking relationally

Interdisciplinary Centre of the Social Sciences
219 Portobello
Sheffield
S1 4DP

12th October

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d.goodley@sheffield.ac.uk