Netherlands, Groningen

History of Education

when 9 June 2016 - 12 June 2016
language English
duration 1 week

This summer school 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 initiative of EERA’s Network 17, ‘Histories of Education’, and is the seventh 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 and Luxembourg 2015. This edition of the summer school is organised by the University of Groningen.

Course leader

Jeroen Dekker;
Hilda Amsing;
Nelleke Bakker;
Linda Greveling;
Sanne Parlevliet;
Piet van der Ploeg.

Target group

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.

Course aim

The conference is supported by the
• Stichting Paedagogica Historica;
• History of Education Society, UK;
• European Educational Research Association (EERA);
• International Standing Conference for the History of Education (ISCHE);
• Faculty of Behavioural and Social Sciences, University of Groningen.

Fee info

EUR 0: 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 Groningen.

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