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Institute of Education Events

Institute of Education Events

Forthcoming Events

The IOE at London EdTech Week

Start: Jun 20, 2017 2:00:00 PM
End: Jun 20, 2017 5:00:00 PM

London EdTech Week runs from 19-23 June. With over 30 events that focus on Education Technology, hosts include the UCL Institute of Education (IOE), TES Global, Google for Education and Nesta.

Early life stress, epigenetics and the development of psychopathology

Start: Jun 21, 2017 12:00:00 PM
End: Jun 21, 2017 1:00:00 PM

Exposure to early adversity is a powerful predictor of psychiatric risk across the lifespan. Prenatal (e.g. maternal stress) and postnatal (e.g. childhood maltreatment) adversities have been found to increase risk for a wide range of negative mental health outcomes, even long after the exposure itself has ceased.

Writing your dissertation

Start: Jun 21, 2017 3:15:00 PM
End: Jun 21, 2017 4:15:00 PM

The IOE Dissertation Support Project (IDSP) offers free supportive sessions in dissertation writing in educational research, aimed to inform and help students improve their own dissertation progress.

Nazi concentration camps: a teacher workshop

Start: Jun 21, 2017 4:00:00 PM
End: Jun 21, 2017 6:30:00 PM

This workshop is designed for Key Stage 3 teachers to develop insights into Holocaust pedagogy through an innovative new website that serves as an important teaching and learning resource in Holocaust Studies.

Imperfect circles: Cavell, Derrida and the ways of talking

Start: Jun 21, 2017 5:30:00 PM
End: Jun 21, 2017 7:15:00 PM

Readings of the Cavell-Derrida ‘difference’ can leave certain interesting and, arguably, more significant points of overlap under-developed. These concern what Cavell and Derrida’s work suggests of the ways we talk – and how talking constitutes us as human beings.

Rethinking utopia with social movements

Start: Jun 22, 2017 4:00:00 PM
End: Jun 22, 2017 5:15:00 PM

This lecture addresses the current state of radical politics – the “other” politics, to show how alternative political movements are mobilising to create ‘utopia’ in a range of subtle forms.

What is education as a field of study?

Start: Jul 11, 2017 4:15:00 PM
End: Jul 11, 2017 7:00:00 PM

John Furlong and Geoff Whitty draw on their new book, “Knowledge and the Study of Education”, to discuss different knowledge traditions in teaching and research in education.

Social Pedagogy Professional Association Conference: Education in its broadest sense

Start: Oct 6, 2017 9:30:00 AM
End: Oct 6, 2017 5:00:00 PM

Join us at the inaugural Social Pedagogy Professional Association (SPPA) conference, ‘Education in its broadest sense’, for a welcoming and invigorating blend of inspirational key note speakers, experiential and practice based workshops, evolving special interest groups and networking.

Contact the IOE

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UCL Institute of Education
University College London
20 Bedford Way
London WC1H 0AL
United Kingdom


+44 (0)20 7612 6000