The British Journal of Educational Studies is one of the UK's foremost international education journals. Read more.
About the society
The Society for Educational Studies was created to discuss and promote study and research in Education. Read more.
20% discount on books from Routledge
Members of the Society for Educational Studies will receive a 20% discount on books from Routledge and T&F. Read more.
2013 Fellowships of the Society for Educational Studies
The Society is pleased to announce the award of the 2013 Fellowship of the Society to Professor David Carr, of the Universities of Edinburgh and Birmingham for his outstanding contributions to the field of Educational Studies.
Latest articles from the BJES
- Making poetry matter: international research on poetry pedagogy
- Consuming higher education: why learning canít be bought
- Children, citizenship and environment: nurturing a democratic imagination in a changing world
- The longings and limits of global citizenship education: the moral pedagogy of schooling in a cosmopolitan age
- Politics and the primary teacher
- Bullying interventions in schools: six basic approaches
- Education, democracy and development: does education contribute to democratisation in developing countries?
- Educating the postmodern child: the struggle for learning in a world of virtual realities
- On being included: racism and diversity in institutional life
Seminar Series 2014
Progressing race in higher education: inclusion, diversity and inequality
The first seminar features leading US critical race theorist, Laurence Parker (University of Utah) alongside Paul Warmington (University of Birmingham) who will discuss his new book, 'Black British Intellectuals and Education.'
Society for Educational Studies Book Prize 2013
The Society is delighted to announce the following Book Prizes have been awarded for the best education books published in 2012:
1st prize (¬£2000)
Francis, B., Skelton, C., Read, B. (2012) Identities and Practices of High Achieving Pupils. Continuum.
2nd prize (¬£1000)
Hartley, D. (2012) Education and the Culture of Consumption. Routledge.
Highly commended (¬£500)
i) Cooper, B., Glaesser, J., Gomm, R. and Hammersley, M. (2012) Challenging the Qualitative-Quantitative Divide. Continuum.
ii) Ainscow, M., Dyson, A., Goldrick, S. and West, M. (2012) Developing Equitable Education Systems. Routledge.