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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.

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.

The Higher Education Academy

Promoted Conference

QAA Draft Subject Benchmark Statement on Education Studies

BJES Editor Prof. Gary McCulloch represented the Society during the drafting of the QAA statement on Education Studies. Consultation has now opened and will run until 25/11/2014.

Subject benchmark statement

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

Annual Seminar 2014

Education in the 21st Century: Thinking outside the Bubble

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the event has been postponed. Details of a revised date and venue will be provided in due course.

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.