Seminars, Conferences and Inaugural Lectures in The School of Education

October 2014
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Women in Philosophy of Education

Curriculum knowledge: reconstituting nationhood, citizenship, educational practice

Speaker

Chris Winter, University of Sheffield
Alison McKenzie, University of Glasgow
Judith Suissa, Institute of Education, London

University of Sheffield, School of Education 10 – 12 October, 2014

Please contact Lindsey Farnsworth l.j.farnsworth@sheffield.ac.uk to book a place
l.j.farnsworth@sheffield.ac.uk

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July 2014
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5th Annual International Conference
Theorising Normalcy and the Mundane:
More Questions of the Human

Keynote and programme abstract outlines:
http://disabilityuos.wordpress.com/normalcy-conference/

University of Sheffield

INOX, University of Sheffield 7th - 8th July

To book a place visit: http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/normalcy2014-tickets-5993248969

Travel and accommodation details: http://disabilityuos.files.wordpress.com/2013/02/normlacy2014-travel-and-accommodation-details.docx

June 2014

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Behavioural Genetics and what it can teach us about Nurture

Dr Kathryn Asbury, University of York

University of York, Research Centre for the Social Sciences, Room YH/001b
Kathryn Asbury (University of York), University of York participation only
Tuesday 3 June 2014, 2.00 – 4.00pm

Co-producing with community partners - challenges and possibilities

Kate Pahl, School of Education and Fay Hield, Department of Music

University of Sheffield School of Education Room 388 Glossop Road Room 6.04
University of York webinar participation – Room D/L/116
Tuesday, 17 June 2.00 - 3.30pm Webinar poster
Space, Literacies & Culture Conference ICOSS,
219 Portobello
S1 4DP
Friday 27th June & Saturday 28th June Please contact Lindsey Farnsworth l.j.farnsworth@sheffield.ac.uk to book a place l.j.farnsworth@sheffield.ac.uk
May 2014
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Another Relationship to Failure: Reflections on Beckett and Education.

Speaker

Dr Aislinn O’Donnell
Mary Immaculate College, Limerick, Ireland

Room 8.10, Education Building, 388 Glossop Road Thursday 1st May 2014, 5pm.

CEAR Seminar

Please contact Lindsey Farnsworth l.j.farnsworth@sheffield.ac.uk to book a place l.j.farnsworth@sheffield.ac.uk

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An Introduction to Meta-Analysis

How to conduct meta-analyses for publication in educational journals.

Dr Julia Davis, School of Education and Professor Rob Klassen, University of York

University of York, Research Centre for the Social Sciences, Room YH/001b and
University of Sheffield, School of Education, 388 Glossop Road Room, 8.07

Tuesday 6 May 2014, 2.00 – 4.00pm Webinar poster

What Use is Experience in Applied Child Psychology?

The day is structured around workshop discussion stimulated by the themes developed by the keynote speakers Professors Ben Bradley and Tom Billington.

Room 8.10 & Room 4.06, Education Building, 388 Glossop Road Friday 23 May 2014 Please contact Lindsay Farnsworth at l.j.farnsworth@sheffield.ac.uk

Online research in education: ethical concerns

Thinking about the ethical aspects of collecting data through online methods

Dr Julia Davis, School of Education

University of Sheffield School of Education 388 Glossop Road Room 8.07 and
University of York, Room D/L/116
Wednesday 28 May 2014, 2.00 – 3.30pm
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April 2014
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Academic Literacies @ Sheffield

Collaborative writing in the academy

9.30-12.30pm, 301, Glossop Road, Sheffield Tuesday 1st April, 2014

For further details of this event and succeeding seminars/workshops please go to: Academic Literacies @ Sheffield

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PGR workshop

So you want to be a Postgraduate researcher?

Career planning workshop for doctoral students in the Social Sciences

2-4 pm, ICOSS Conference Room 219 Portobello, S1 4DP Wednesday 2 April 2014 Please contact Lindsey Farnsworth l.j.farnsworth@sheffield.ac.uk to book a place

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March 2014
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Creating a research agenda around ‘vulnerability'

Professor Kathryn Ecclestone

Room 7.02, Education Building, 388 Glossop Road Tuesday 11th March 2014, 12.15 - 1.30pm Please contact Lindsey Farnsworth l.j.farnsworth@sheffield.ac.uk to book a place l.j.farnsworth@sheffield.ac.uk
The Centre for the Study of Literacies is pleased to announce a forthcoming seminar by Ibrar Bhatt from the University of Leeds called:

A Sociomaterial account of college assignments

Room 7.02, Education Building, 388 Glossop Road Wednesday 12th March 2014, 12.30 - 2.00pm

Please contact Lindsey Farnsworth l.j.farnsworth@sheffield.ac.uk to book a place l.j.farnsworth@sheffield.ac.uk

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Looking for love in all the wrong places: emancipatory education practices in corporate space

Speaker: Dr Anna Carlile

Goldsmiths, University of London

ICOSS Conference Room, 219 Portobello, S1 4DP Thursday 13th March 2014, 5pm.

CEAR Seminar

Please contact Lindsey Farnsworth l.j.farnsworth@sheffield.ac.uk to book a place l.j.farnsworth@sheffield.ac.uk

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February 2014
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Big Data and predictive scientism; implications for education and the celebration of uncertainty

Speaker: Graeme Tiffany, Institute of Education, University of London. Independent education consultant.

ICOSS Conference Room, 219 Portobello, S1 4DP Thursdays 13th February 2014, 5pm.

CEAR Seminar

Please contact Lindsey Farnsworth l.j.farnsworth@sheffield.ac.uk to book a place l.j.farnsworth@sheffield.ac.uk

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January 2014
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Free 1 Day Conference

Foucault and Education: retrospect and prospect

ICOSS, 219 Portobello, S1 4DP Wednesday 29th January 2014

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December 2013
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But is it Academic? Playing with Form in Postcolonial Scholarly Writing

Emeritus Professor Brenda Cooper, University of Cape Town

Room 7.02, Education Building, 388 Glossop Road Wednesday 11th December 2013, 12.30 pm - 2.00 pm.

If you would like to attend please email l.j.farnsworth@sheffield.ac.uk.

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November 2013
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ESRC Festival of Social Science events Various November

Further information about ESRC festival events in Sheffield can be found on the website.

Family Literacy event poster download.

Baby and Toddler Takeover Day poster download.

Staff Research Seminar

Professor Jackie Marsh

From the whip and top to the Wii: Play, media and commercial culture from the 1950s to the present day

Room 7.02, School of Education, 388 Glossop Road 5th November 2013, 12.15– 1.30pm Please contact Lindsey Farnsworth (l.j.farnsworth@sheffield.ac.uk) if you plan to attend

ESRC Beyond Autism event

Chaired by Professor Dan Goodley

Stoddart Building (Ground Floor), Howard Street, Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield, S1 1WB Saturday 9th November 2013, 1.30pm - 4.30pm Download the Beyond Autism flyer.

For further information, please contact k.runswick-cole@mmu.ac.uk

Sounding History - echoes of the colon-ee in contemporary educational practices

Speaker: Dr Laurette Bristol, Charles Sturt University, Australia

Room 1.02, Education Building, 388 Glossop Road Thursday 14th November 2013, 5pm

CEAR Seminar

Please contact Lindsey Farnsworth l.j.farnsworth@sheffield.ac.uk to book a place l.j.farnsworth@sheffield.ac.uk

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Embodied Experiences of Historical Spaces: How students make sense of the past through digitally augmented explorations of place in Youth Video Production

Mona Sakr, The Institute of Education

Room 7.02, Education Building, 388 Glossop Road Wednesday 20th November 2013,
4 pm - 5 pm.

If you would like to attend please email l.j.farnsworth@sheffield.ac.uk.

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October 2013
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Staff Research Seminar

Professor Gareth Parry

Is collaborative research worth the effort?

Room 7.02, The School of Education, 388 Glossop Road 15th October, 12.15pm - 1.30pm Please contact Lindsey Farnsworth l.j.farnsworth@sheffield.ac.uk if you would like to attend.

Professor Kathryn Ecclestone Inaugural lecture

Turning private ‘issues’ into public troubles: the rise of therapeutic
education in an age of vulnerability

ICOSS CONFERENCE ROOM
219 Portobello, S1 4DP
16th October, 5.00pm

All welcome.

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September 2013
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Educational Psychology:
The 19-15 Agenda
ICOSS conference room 11th September, 9.30am - 3.00pm Agenda. Please contact Lindsey Farnsworth l.j.farnsworth@sheffield.ac.uk

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