The Histories of Education Summer School 2015, Luxembourg


Deadline:  31 December 2014
Open to: postgraduate students who are interested in education
Venue: 18-21 June 2015, at Luxembourg University, Luxembourg

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.

This summer school is an initiative of EERA’s Network 17, ‘Histories of Education’, and is the sixth 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, and Umeå 2014. This edition of the summer school is organised by the University of Luxembourg. The conference language is English.

The conference is supported by the

  • Paedagogica Historica Foundation;
  • History of Education Society, UK;
  • International Standing Conference for History of Education (ISCHE);
  • European Educational Research Association (EERA);
  • Institute of Education and Society, University of Luxembourg.

Advisors/Tutors:

  • Cathy Burke (University of Cambridge, UK)
  • Inés Dussel (DIE/CINVESTAV, México)
  • Ian Grosvenor (University of Birmingham, UK)
  • Karin Priem (University of Luxembourg, LUX)
  • Siân Roberts (University of Birmingham, UK)
  • Frank Simon (Ghent University, Belgium)
  • Angelo Van Gorp (Ghent University, Belgium)

Eligibility

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 are eligible to apply.

Costs

Participation in the conference is free of charge. Accommodation and meals will be provided, but delegates will have to cover the cost for their travel to Luxembourg. The number of participants is limited to 30 students.

Application

Please download application form below and send to  summerschool-luxembourg@eera.eu.   Closing date for applications is 31 December 2014. Successful applicants will be notified in February 2015. 

Application form:

If you have any questions, write to: Angelo.VanGorp@ugent.be

The official web-page.

 

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