School of Education, Communication and Language Sciences

Education Seminar Series

Education Seminar Series

Presentations and discussions of research in education and teaching.

Learning to become a primary teacher is just one of the many disciplines you can learn within the School. Photo by John Donoghue

All welcome. For further information please contact: laura.mazzolismith@ncl.ac.uk

  • Get into teaching with Newcastle University

    Join us to learn more about Primary and Secondary Teaching.

    Date/Time: 13th February 2017, 16:30 - 18:30

    Venue: King George VI, Newcastle University

  • Teacher agency: what is it and why does it matter?

    Speaker: Professor Mark Priestley (University of Stirling)

    Date/Time: 22nd June 2017, 13:00 - 14:30

    Venue: Lecture Theatre 5, King George VI Building, Newcastle University

  • *Cancelled* Teacher self-efficacy and social cognitive theory in teacher education

    Speaker: Dr. Steven Watson (University of Cambridge)

    Date/Time: 6th June 2017, 16:00 - 17:30

    Venue: *Cancelled*

  • I didn’t have any choice: research that demands to be done

    Speaker: Professor Pat Sikes (University of Sheffield)

    Date/Time: 2nd May 2017, 13:00 - 14:30

    Venue: Room 1.36B, King George VI Building, Newcastle University

  • What progress has been made towards evidence-based education?

    Speaker: Professor Stephen Gorard (Durham University)

    Date/Time: 16th February 2017, 13:00 - 14:30

    Venue: Room 1.36C, King George VI, Newcastle University

  • The future of learning

    Speaker: Professor Sugata Mitra

    Date/Time: 17th January 2017, 16:00 - 17:30

    Venue: Lecture Theatre 4, King George VI Building, Newcastle University

  • Improving schools in coastal towns: evidence from secondary data analysis

    Speaker: Professor Daniel Mujis (University of Southampton)

    Date/Time: 9th March 2017, 13:00 - 14:30

    Venue: Lecture Theatre 5, King George VI Building, Newcastle University

  • The fears of education research: conservativism, silences, silencing and making a difference.

    Speaker: Helen E Lees (Newman University)

    Date/Time: 13th December 2016, 13:00 - 14:30

    Venue: Lecture Theatre 5, King George VI Building, Newcastle University

  • Caring about research in relationships and caring: is there an appetite for such research in 21st century education institutional cultures?

    Speaker: Professor Caroline Walker-Gleaves

    Date/Time: 1st November 2016, 13:00 - 14:30

    Venue: Room 1.36B, King George VI Building, Newcastle University