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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.

25% discount on books from Routledge

Members of the Society for Educational Studies will receive a 25% discount on books from Routledge and T&F. Read more.

Promoted Conference

National Award 2015

The Society for Educational Studies invites bids from researchers interested in making an original contribution to knowledge in the field of educational studies. The theme for the 2015 National Award is:

New Technology in Primary Schools – New Pedagogy?

Closing date: 20 March 2015.

For full information and details of how to apply see here

2014 Fellowship of the Society for Educational Studies

The 2014 Fellowship of the Society has been awarded to Professor Katherine Leni Oglesby OBE FRSA in recognition of her work in Higher Education and the field of Lifelong Learning.

Over the years Professor Oglesby has made considerable contributions to the work of HFCE, QAA and from 1997 – 2000 she was Chair of SES.

Latest articles from the BJES

Annual Seminar

Education in the 21st Century: Thinking outside the Bubble

Friday 20th February 2015, 9.30am-3.30pm, Faculty of Education, University of Cambridge, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 8PQ

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Society for Educational Studies Book Prize 2014

The Society is delighted to announce the following Book Prizes have been awarded for the best education books published in 2013:

1st prize (£2000)
Furlong, J. (2013) Education – An Anatomy of the Discipline. Routledge.

2nd prize - Joint Winners (£1000 each)
Ball, S.J., Maguire, M. and Braun, A. (2013) How Schools Do Policy: Policy Enactments in Secondary Schools. Routledge.

Conroy, J. et al (2013) Does Religious Education Work? Bloomsbury.