Successful Faculty research conference exploring ‘The Other’

Successful Faculty research conference exploring ‘The Other’

26/06/2017 00:00:00

Academics from across the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences came together on Wednesday 14 June for a successful research conference on the theme of The Other.

Artist Teacher Scheme Senior Lecturer presented talk at Modern Art Oxford

Artist Teacher Scheme Senior Lecturer presented talk at Modern Art Oxford

12/06/2017 00:00:00

Artist Teacher students and alumni unveil new exhibition in the Glass Tank

Artist Teacher students and alumni unveil new exhibition in the Glass Tank

08/06/2017 00:00:00

An exhibition celebrating ten years of the Artist Teacher Scheme MA in Education at Oxford Brookes University will begin in the Glass Tank on Tuesday 20 June.

Brookes expert in blasphemy discusses Stephen Fry investigation

Brookes expert in blasphemy discusses Stephen Fry investigation

08/05/2017 00:00:00

International expert on blasphemy laws at Oxford Brookes discusses on Sky News the reported investigation into actor Stephen Fry for blasphemy.

Oxford Brookes hosts second Student Research Conference

Oxford Brookes hosts second Student Research Conference

19/04/2017 00:00:00

Oxford Brookes hosts the second Student Research Conference as part of the University's Get Published! initiative.

Faculty leads the way in Brookes Union Teaching Awards

Faculty leads the way in Brookes Union Teaching Awards

30/03/2017 00:00:00

Staff from the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences have received five nominations across the six categories of the fifth annual Brookes Union Teaching Awards.

Exploring the past and mapping the future of geography education research

Exploring the past and mapping the future of geography education research

29/03/2017 00:00:00

Over the next few years the form, function and state of education research is expected to alter radically, including research into the changing nature of subject-based education in schools.

Faculty Book Launch a success at the Ashmolean Museum

Faculty Book Launch a success at the Ashmolean Museum

17/03/2017 00:00:00

On Friday 10th March, the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences hosted an event to promote and celebrate the recent publications from academics across the faculty.

Research Excellence Awards success for Humanities and Social Sciences academics

Research Excellence Awards success for Humanities and Social Sciences academics

17/03/2017 00:00:00

Numerous academics in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences have been awarded Research Excellence Awards in light of the ground breaking research they have undertaken.

Artist Teacher Scheme exhibition: 'Echo' at The Story Museum

Artist Teacher Scheme exhibition: 'Echo' at The Story Museum

15/03/2017 00:00:00

Brookes academic publishes new book on morality and citizenship in English schools

Brookes academic publishes new book on morality and citizenship in English schools

07/03/2017 00:00:00

Brookes Undergraduate Research Success

Brookes Undergraduate Research Success

01/02/2017 00:00:00

Three undergraduates from the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences have had their research selected to represent Oxford Brookes at a national level. Additionally, Olena Zyelyentsova and Georgia Shortman have been invited to share their research at the Posters in Parliament conference in March 2017.

First World War register digitised

First World War register digitised

14/12/2016 00:00:00

School of Education to launch collaborative project with Japanese primary schools

School of Education to launch collaborative project with Japanese primary schools

09/12/2016 00:00:00

Mary Briggs, Debbie Wright, and Clare Fenwick of the School of Education, will be building on three years of successful collaboration in a research project that compares mentoring practices in teacher education in the UK and Japanese primary schools.

Education professor releases new book

Education professor releases new book

09/12/2016 00:00:00

Professor Deb McGregor has recently published a new edition of her book Teaching Science Creatively.

Graduate lands job with Challenges Abroad

Graduate lands job with Challenges Abroad

16/11/2016 00:00:00

Early Childhood Studies graduate, Rhiannon Jones, has taken up an exciting position as student engagement manager at Challenges Abroad.

Brookes becomes first University in the UK to offer virtual reality tour

Brookes becomes first University in the UK to offer virtual reality tour

05/10/2016 00:00:00

The Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences at Oxford Brookes University is using cutting-edge virtual reality technology to recruit new students.

First Year Students receive Ede and Ravenscroft Prize

First Year Students receive Ede and Ravenscroft Prize

08/08/2016 00:00:00

Five students from across the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences have received prizes for outstanding academic achievement in their first year of studies.

Leading Humanities and Social Sciences academics recognised in new research excellence awards

Leading Humanities and Social Sciences academics recognised in new research excellence awards

11/07/2016 00:00:00

The Research Excellence Awards are a new initiative introduced by the University as part of Oxford Brookes’ commitment to supporting research-active academics.

Dr David Colley is elected Chair of SEBDA

Dr David Colley is elected Chair of SEBDA

23/06/2016 00:00:00

The School of Education is delighted to confirm that Dr David Colley, Senior Lecturer in Child Development and Special Educational Needs and Inclusion at Oxford Brookes, has recently been elected Chair of the Social, Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties Association (SEBDA).

Primary Teacher Education Students become accredited teachers

Primary Teacher Education Students become accredited teachers

14/06/2016 00:00:00

Primary Teacher Education Students become accredited teachers of Personal, Social and Health Education and develop extra skills to teach Physical Education

Education Studies introduces new named award in Special Educational Needs, Disabilities and Inclusion (SENDI)

Education Studies introduces new named award in Special Educational Needs, Disabilities and Inclusion (SENDI)

31/05/2016 00:00:00

Teacher training students participate in outdoor adventure residential

Teacher training students participate in outdoor adventure residential

26/04/2016 00:00:00

In February, students from the BA Primary Education course and PGCE course at Oxford Brookes went to Kilvrough Manor Outdoor Education Centre on a residential university trip.

School of Education host charity fundraising day in aid of Sobell House

School of Education host charity fundraising day in aid of Sobell House

26/04/2016 00:00:00

On Thursday 14 April the School of Education hosted a charity fundraising day at Harcourt Hill Campus in aid of Sobell House, a hospice in Oxford which provides specialist palliative care and support to adult patients and their family, friends and carers.

Oxford Brookes named as one of the best young universities in the world

Oxford Brookes named as one of the best young universities in the world

08/04/2016 00:00:00

Oxford Brookes University has been named in the Times Higher Education’s 150 Under 50 Rankings for the first time.

Brookes School of Education researcher has work published in the TES

Brookes School of Education researcher has work published in the TES

14/01/2016 00:00:00

Brookes School of Education researcher has work published in the TES - a leading online network for teachers

Brookes in the Bronx

Brookes in the Bronx

13/01/2016 00:00:00

Senior Lecturer in Education Patrick Alexander shared an account about his research trip to a school in New York with the Oxford Mail.

PhD studentships of up to £14,000 a year available now for January 2016 start

PhD studentships of up to £14,000 a year available now for January 2016 start

09/10/2015 00:00:00

To mark its 150th Anniversary, the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences at Oxford Brookes University, is pleased to offer a number of full-time PhD Studentships across a range of subject areas in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, starting in January 2016.

Magna Carta Schools project a huge success

Magna Carta Schools project a huge success

13/08/2015 00:00:00

2015 marks the 800th anniversary of the sealing of the Magna Carta; to celebrate the university launched a ‘Modern Magna Carta Challenge” in which primary and secondary school pupils were challenged to create a physical response to the Magna Carta by creating their own idea of what a modern charter might look like.

A picture book worth a thousand words

A picture book worth a thousand words

12/08/2015 00:00:00

Mathew Tobin, Senior Lecturer in English and Children’s Literature at Oxford Brookes University’s School of Education recently spoke at The Guardian’s ‘Reading for Pleasure’ conference.

Primary pupils' science attainments are improved with creative lessons

Primary pupils' science attainments are improved with creative lessons

25/06/2015 00:00:00

School of Education student wins UK Literacy Association Research prize

School of Education student wins UK Literacy Association Research prize

26/05/2015 00:00:00

Third-year primary education students certificated as Personal, Social and Health Education (PSHE) teachers

Third-year primary education students certificated as Personal, Social and Health Education (PSHE) teachers

23/02/2015 00:00:00

16 Primary Education students following the Year 3 Health and Wellbeing pathway have been awarded the ‘Chartered Teacher of PSHE’ certificate after successfully completing the PSHE Association’s Chartered Teacher Programme, a course that has been developed to give student teachers comprehensive training in PSHE teaching.

Book launch celebration in the School of Education

Book launch celebration in the School of Education

20/02/2015 00:00:00

The School of Education recently celebrated the launch of several new publications across various subjects.

Centre for Educational Consultancy and Development welcomes teachers from the Hefei province of China

Centre for Educational Consultancy and Development welcomes teachers from the Hefei province of China

11/02/2015 00:00:00

The Centre for Educational Consultancy and Development recently welcomed 10 teachers from the Hefei Province of China to visit local schools and take part in an onsite programme of teaching and learning.

Local teachers and students discuss behaviour management in schools

Local teachers and students discuss behaviour management in schools

06/02/2015 00:00:00

Over 100 teachers and students recently attended a ‘Perspectives on Behaviour’ conference at the School of Education.

Pioneering online course supports computing education drive in primary schools

Pioneering online course supports computing education drive in primary schools

23/01/2015 00:00:00

Pioneering online course supports computing education drive in primary schools

Pioneering online course supports computing education drive in primary schools

21/01/2015 00:00:00

Education Secretary Nicky Morgan will announce at the BETT educational technology show today (21st January) that alongside companies such as Google and O2, Oxford Brookes will be supporting a project to teach computing in primary schools across England.

School of Education training programme for newly qualified teachers is a big success

School of Education training programme for newly qualified teachers is a big success

07/01/2015 00:00:00

The School of Education has recently launched a series of educational workshops for newly qualified teachers (NQTs) during their first year of teaching. The Primary NQT Training Programme is run in partnership with the Oxfordshire Teaching Schools Alliance.

Celebration of newly published authors in Humanities and Social Sciences

Celebration of newly published authors in Humanities and Social Sciences

18/12/2014 00:00:00

The Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences recently celebrated the launch of six new publications across various subjects.

Inspiring tomorrow's teachers in outstanding teacher training

Inspiring tomorrow's teachers in outstanding teacher training

17/11/2014 00:00:00

How Ought War to be Remembered in Schools?

How Ought War to be Remembered in Schools?

11/11/2014 00:00:00

David Aldridge, Programme lead for Professional Education courses, recently led a seminar at the Institute of Education discussing ‘How Ought War to be Remembered in Schools?’

How ought war to be remembered in schools?

How ought war to be remembered in schools?

11/11/2014 00:00:00

David Aldridge,Programme lead for Professional Education courses, recently led a seminar at the Institute of Education discussing ‘How Ought War to be Remembered in Schools?’

PhD studentships of up to £14,000 a year available now for January 2015 start

PhD studentships of up to £14,000 a year available now for January 2015 start

31/10/2014 00:00:00

A range of research studentships are now open to applications in ten subject areas across the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences. The closing date for applications is 24 November 2014 and successful applicants will begin their studies in January 2015.

Oxford Brookes to help teachers develop primary computing in local schools

Oxford Brookes to help teachers develop primary computing in local schools

01/10/2014 00:00:00

Prestigious Fulbright research award for Oxford Brookes Academic

Prestigious Fulbright research award for Oxford Brookes Academic

24/09/2014 00:00:00

Dr Patrick Alexander, Senior Lecturer for the School of Education, has received the 2014 Fulbright-Peabody Award from the US-UK Fulbright Commission.

Oxford Brookes Academic wins prestigious Fulbright Award to the US

Oxford Brookes Academic wins prestigious Fulbright Award to the US

17/09/2014 00:00:00

Research degree funding on your mind?

Research degree funding on your mind?

15/09/2014 00:00:00

Outstanding results from teachers training 'on the job'

Outstanding results from teachers training 'on the job'

05/08/2014 00:00:00

Students' life changing trip to The Gambia

Students' life changing trip to The Gambia

09/07/2014 00:00:00

Humanities and Social Sciences Research Students' Conference Held at Brookes

Humanities and Social Sciences Research Students' Conference Held at Brookes

06/05/2014 00:00:00

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences picks up two awards at Brookes Union Teaching Awards

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences picks up two awards at Brookes Union Teaching Awards

01/05/2014 00:00:00

The Faculty had two winners on the night, each receiving a beautiful glass trophy. Dr Ian Holgate won Best Single Learning Experience for a fantastic and "inspirational" visit he organised for Art History students to the Tate Britain and Tate Modern.

Reading for Pleasure' Children's Literature Conference

Reading for Pleasure' Children's Literature Conference

16/04/2014 00:00:00

Major OutBurst planned for May

Major OutBurst planned for May

11/04/2014 00:00:00

Oxford Brookes’ annual festival at Pegasus Theatre, this year entitled OutBurst, is again set to thrill audiences with cutting-edge research showcases and events.

Centre for Science Education supports creativity and originality in primary science

Centre for Science Education supports creativity and originality in primary science

20/02/2014 00:00:00

Boosting leadership skills in Oxford’s primary schools

Boosting leadership skills in Oxford’s primary schools

14/02/2014 00:00:00

MA TESOL students help local schools embrace EAL training

MA TESOL students help local schools embrace EAL training

03/02/2014 00:00:00

Teacher Education for the twenty first century: what can England and Japan learn from each other?

Teacher Education for the twenty first century: what can England and Japan learn from each other?

05/12/2013 00:00:00

Brookes English Language & Communication student takes to the airwaves

Brookes English Language & Communication student takes to the airwaves

29/10/2013 00:00:00

Brookes Senior Lecturer speaks at All Party Parliamentary Group meeting

Brookes Senior Lecturer speaks at All Party Parliamentary Group meeting

17/10/2013 00:00:00

A Five Star Day!

A Five Star Day!

15/07/2013 00:00:00

Faculty hosts first research student conference with a full programme of speakers and breakout sessions

Faculty hosts first research student conference with a full programme of speakers and breakout sessions

01/05/2013 00:00:00

Oxford's two universities support leadership development in primary schools

Oxford's two universities support leadership development in primary schools

17/01/2013 00:00:00

Oxford's two universities support leadership development in primary schools

Oxford's two universities support leadership development in primary schools

17/01/2013 00:00:00

Oxford Brookes University has joined forces with the University of Oxford to provide leadership development for staff and governors at primary schools in Oxford.

Senior Education Lecturer speaks at the House of Commons

Senior Education Lecturer speaks at the House of Commons

25/10/2012 00:00:00

Oxford Brookes takes part in the Oxfordshire Reading Campaign

Oxford Brookes takes part in the Oxfordshire Reading Campaign

23/10/2012 00:00:00

Dr Glen O'Hara in Independent: Destruction of GCSEs a

Dr Glen O'Hara in Independent: Destruction of GCSEs a "tragedy"

26/09/2012 00:00:00

PGCE physics with maths

PGCE physics with maths

20/09/2012 00:00:00

JHB and Santander Scholarship winners

JHB and Santander Scholarship winners

12/09/2012 00:00:00

Grant awarded to improve Primary school science, numeracy and literacy

Grant awarded to improve Primary school science, numeracy and literacy

12/07/2012 00:00:00

The children loved it! Please can we be part of it next year

The children loved it! Please can we be part of it next year

17/05/2012 00:00:00

Amazing Acts

Amazing Acts

16/05/2012 00:00:00

Brilliant!, I've been inspired to tweet

Brilliant!, I've been inspired to tweet

14/05/2012 00:00:00

New AHRC Director visits Brookes

New AHRC Director visits Brookes

18/04/2012 00:00:00

Brookes Humanities and Social Sciences students storm the stage at Pegasus Festival

Brookes Humanities and Social Sciences students storm the stage at Pegasus Festival

04/04/2012 00:00:00

Sign up now for the Undergraduate Student Research Conference 2012

Sign up now for the Undergraduate Student Research Conference 2012

16/02/2012 00:00:00

Protecting the world's only poisonous primate

Protecting the world's only poisonous primate

25/01/2012 00:00:00

First Oxfordshire National SENCO qualifications are awarded at Brookes

First Oxfordshire National SENCO qualifications are awarded at Brookes

16/12/2011 00:00:00

School of Education links with Japan offer wider opportunities for collaboration

School of Education links with Japan offer wider opportunities for collaboration

07/12/2011 00:00:00

BBC focus on Brookes' Good Behaviour Game pilot

BBC focus on Brookes' Good Behaviour Game pilot

12/09/2011 00:00:00

BBC focus on Brookes' Good Behaviour Game pilot

BBC focus on Brookes' Good Behaviour Game pilot

12/09/2011 00:00:00

The BBC has produced a report on a new classroom game which aims to promote good behaviour and is being piloted in Oxfordshire primary schools with the help of Oxford Brookes.

Oxford Brookes Clearing Information 2011

Oxford Brookes Clearing Information 2011

18/08/2011 00:00:00

Vice-Chancellor lays stone at Harcourt's new student residences

Vice-Chancellor lays stone at Harcourt's new student residences

23/05/2011 00:00:00

Students from local schools attend fun afternoon of maths workshops led by PGCE students

Students from local schools attend fun afternoon of maths workshops led by PGCE students

10/05/2011 00:00:00

Oxford Brookes Education courses rise in subjects tables

Oxford Brookes Education courses rise in subjects tables

03/05/2011 00:00:00

Dr Megan Crawford meets the Queen on Commonwealth Day

Dr Megan Crawford meets the Queen on Commonwealth Day

27/04/2011 00:00:00

Megan Crawford becomes Scholar at University of New Brunswick

Megan Crawford becomes Scholar at University of New Brunswick

27/04/2011 00:00:00

Brookes Students in Gambia

Brookes Students in Gambia

21/04/2011 00:00:00

The impact of EYPS mentorship

The impact of EYPS mentorship

21/04/2011 00:00:00

Chilean Vice-Chancellor visits the Westminster Institute of Education

Chilean Vice-Chancellor visits the Westminster Institute of Education

21/04/2011 00:00:00

Lecturer to lead May Day Morning musicians

Lecturer to lead May Day Morning musicians

18/04/2011 00:00:00

Professor William Gibson becomes visiting fellowship at Yale University

Professor William Gibson becomes visiting fellowship at Yale University

12/04/2011 00:00:00

Dr Megan Crawford elected as teaching staff governor

Dr Megan Crawford elected as teaching staff governor

05/04/2011 00:00:00

'Freedom for a Creative Curriculum'

'Freedom for a Creative Curriculum'

29/03/2011 00:00:00

Professors under the research spotlight

Professors under the research spotlight

16/03/2011 00:00:00

Philosopher, Dan O'Brien book published

Philosopher, Dan O'Brien book published

21/02/2011 00:00:00

Institute Staff and Students visit India

Institute Staff and Students visit India

21/02/2011 00:00:00

What Makes an Exemplary Teacher of Science?

What Makes an Exemplary Teacher of Science?

08/02/2011 00:00:00

Oxford Brookes professor to speak at international conference

Oxford Brookes professor to speak at international conference

06/12/2010 00:00:00

Jane Spiro novel relaunched

Jane Spiro novel relaunched

10/11/2010 00:00:00

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