Seminars

Research seminar series

Our Research Seminar Series is a forum for invited guests to present research to the broader community of academics in the School of Education and across Oxford Brookes University. Talks normally take place on Tuesday afternoons from 5–6:30pm (unless otherwise stated) in the Glasgow Room. All are welcome to attend.

If you would like to speak as part of the seminar series or would like to suggest a speaker, please contact Patrick Alexander (palexander@brookes.ac.uk).

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Playful Teaching and Learning

Playful Teaching and Learning

09 March 2017

Dr Dorothy McMillan and Dr Glenda Walsh External Examiner (ECS) and Head of Early Years Education at Stranmillis University College, Belfast

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The Problem of Time

The Problem of Time

09 February 2017

A seminar hosted by Senior Lecturer James Percival

Japanese Lesson Study

Japanese Lesson Study

02 November 2016

With speaker Pauline Tyson, Oxford Brookes University

The World of Children's Books

The World of Children's Books

19 October 2016

With Daniel Hahn, a British writer, editor and translator

Decoding Mental Health - promoting emotional well-being in children and young people

Decoding Mental Health - promoting emotional well-being in children and young people

13 October 2016

With presenter Professor Barry Carpenter CBE, MBE, PhD, Honorary Professor, Universities of Worcester, Hamburg, Limerick and Adelaide.

School of Education Research Seminar Series

School of Education Research Seminar Series

14 July 2016

Observing and Understanding Decision-making in Two Year-olds (multi-modal readings of dialogue and agency) with speaker Penny Lawrence

School of Education Research Seminar Series

School of Education Research Seminar Series

05 July 2016

How is the practice of a group of adult branch student nurses who are learning to administer Intramuscular injections (IMI), affected by their clinical placement experiences with speaker Kathleen Greenway, Oxford Brookes University

School of Education Research Seminar Series

School of Education Research Seminar Series

23 June 2016

Idiots, Buffoons and Absentees: Representations of Fatherhood in modern children's picture books with speakers Mat Tobin and Nick Swarbrick, Oxford Brookes University This is one of a series of new research seminars within the School of Education. These seminars aim to provide a valuable and constructive platform for sharing ideas about teaching and research.

School of Education Research Seminar Series

School of Education Research Seminar Series

08 June 2016

Mapping Metacognition, Lesson Planning and Reflection for Teaching and Learning with speaker Nicoleta Gaciu, Oxford Brookes University

School of Education Research Seminar Series

School of Education Research Seminar Series

07 June 2016

Class Dismissed: Education, Class and Hypocrisy with speaker Annie Haight, Oxford Brookes University This is one of a series of new research seminars within the School of Education. These seminars aim to provide a valuable and constructive platform for sharing ideas about teaching and research.

Creative Learning: From Best Practice to Next Practice

Creative Learning: From Best Practice to Next Practice

24 May 2016

A series of events and workshops discussing the principles and practices of creative approaches to learning.

Language, Culture and Identity lunchtime talks

The Language, Learning, Culture and Identity talks form part of the the MA TESOL programme. These take place on Wednesdays, 5–6.30pm. Students are welcome.

For more information, please contact Ana Souza.

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Wednesday Lunchtime Research Seminar Series

The Wednesday Lunchtime Research Seminar Series is an informal platform for discussing ongoing research and research ideas, from the very earliest stages of the research process through to finished publications. On the last Wednesday of every month we also host a reading group looking at ‘classic’ texts in Education. We welcome all SoE staff to participate and encourage a constructive, friendly approach to meetings.

Please email Patrick Alexander (palexander@brookes.ac.uk) for more information or if you would like to present at a session.

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Upcoming seminars

Past seminars