• Tuesday, December 4, 2018

  • CIIT

  • International Office

Brief Description:

This conference invites applications from postgraduate students in the history of education with an interest in the histories of educational spaces and discourses and new ways of working with images, artefacts, and archives. Leading international historians of education will give lectures and workshops, and offer advice concerning the research process. There will be opportunities for students to discuss their dissertation projects with fellow doctoral candidates and receive comments from prominent scholars in the field.

The summer school started as an EERA pilot project and is the tenth conference in a series of successful events that started in Ghent in 2010 and was followed by meetings in Birmingham 2011, Lisbon 2012, Hamburg 2013, Umeå 2014, Luxembourg 2015, Groningen 2016, Porto Conte 2017 and Riga 2018. This session of the summer school is organized at Liverpool John Moores University. The conference is supported by:

  • Stichting Paedagogica Historica
  • History of Education Society, UK
  • European Educational Research Association (EERA)
  • International Standing Conference for the History of Education (ISCHE)
  • Liverpool John Moores University (School of Education and School of Humanities and Social Science)

The number of participants is limited to 26 students. The conference language is English. Participation in the conference is free of charge. Accommodation and meals will be provided by the organizers, but delegates will have to cover the cost for their travel to Liverpool. ISCHE travel bursaries are available to students from low-GDP countries. 

In this context, it is requested that application form along with all required documents may please be submitted to this office through the Director of concerned campus before December 14, 2018 for further processing and onward submission to Liverpool John Moores University for consideration (Successful applicants will be notified in February 2019). 

For more information please visit: https://www.eera-ecer.de/season-schools/hedss-histories-of-education-summer-school/