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Easter 2009

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Open Research Seminar Archive

Easter Term 2009

Date/Time Seminar Title Location Sponsor/Contact/Comment
Wednesday 22nd April 2009 1.00 - 2.00 pm Letter-Writers and Political Actors. Children Writing to the President of Finland - Ulla-Maija Salo, University of Helsinki NFB 2S4 EED Seminars
Contact Susannah Lacon (email sml44@cam.ac.uk)
Thursday 23rd April 2009 5.00 - 6.30 pm Eliza in America (Eliza Fenwick 1766-1840) - Lissa Paul, Brock University Canada NFB GS5 PLACE Seminar
Contact: Ewa Illakowicz (email ei219@cam.ac.uk)
Wine and nibbles available
Friday 24th April 2009 1.00 - 2.00 pm Crafting the Themes of Childhood Studies - Ulla-Maija Salo, Universityof Helsinki NFB 2S4 EED Seminars
Contact Susannah Lacon (email sml44@cam.ac.uk)
Monday 27th April 2009 1.00 - 2.00 pm Research Writing: A Method of Enquiry? - Ulla-Maija Salo, University of Helsinki NFB 2S4 EED Seminars
Contact Susannah Lacon (email sml44@cam.ac.uk)
Tuesday 28th April 2009 4.30 - 6.00 pm The 'Thinking Together' Programme (Dawes, Mercer & Wegerif, 2002) introduced into multi-ethnic primary schools in the Netherlands - Prof. Ed Elbers NFB 1S3 Psychology and Neuroscience in Education Seminars
Contact: Nichola Daily (email nd241@cam.ac.uk)
Wednesday 29th April 2009 2.00 - 4.00 pm Applying Psychology in multiple learning contexts: the role of an Educational Psychologist - Frank Murphy, Senior Educational Psychologist, Cambridgeshire LEA NFB GS4 Psychology and Neuroscience in Education Seminars
Contact: Nichola Daily (email nd241@cam.ac.uk)
Thursday 30th April 2009 1.00 - 2.00 pm Cultural Capital, Identity and Reflexivity: A Case Study of Chinese Rural Students in Higher Education - Yang Yang (Lucy Cavendish) NFB GS5 FERSA Research Seminars
Contact: Maria Mama (email mm705@cam.ac.uk)
Tuesday 5th May 2009 10.00 am - 12.00 pm Intermediate Statistics Sessions
Linear Regression One
NFB 1S4 These sessions are for the Faculty of Education Masters and PhD students and staff members only. Please email Kim Down at kdd20 to book a place. These will be allocated on a first come first served basis.
Tuesday 5th May 2009 5.00 pm Enhancing musicians' health, wellbeing and performance: evidence and implications - Aaron Williamon Science and Music Seminar
Contact: Ewa Illakowicz (email ei219@cam.ac.uk)
Thursday 7th May 2009 10.00 am - 12.00 pm Intermediate Statistics Sessions
Linear Regression Two
NFB 1S4 These sessions are for the Faculty of Education Masters and PhD students and staff members only. Please email Kim Down at kdd20 to book a place. These will be allocated on a first come first served basis.
Thursday 7th May 2009 1.00 - 2.00 pm Examining educational experiences and perceptions when providing for minority ethnic students in Buckinghamshire, England - Emel Thomas (Wolfson) NFB GS5 FERSA Research Seminars
Contact: Maria Mama (email mm705@cam.ac.uk)
Saturday 9th May 2009 10.00 am - 12.30pm Cognitive Behavioural Therapy with Children and Adolescents - Laurie Seiler Faculty of Education Cambridge Forum for Children's Emotional Well-Being
Contact: Jan Oram (email jo221@cam.ac.uk)
£20 for Cambridge Forum members, £30 for non-members
Monday 11th May 2009 5.00 pm Choosing More Mathematics: Working for happiness? - Cathy Smith, Homerton College MAB 205 Cambridge Mathematics Education Colloquia
Contact: Tim Rowland (email tr202@cam.ac.uk)
All welcome
Tea and coffee available before the meeting
Tuesday 12th May 2009 10.00 am - 12.00 pm Intermediate Statistics Sessions
Cluster Analysis
NFB 1S4 These sessions are for the Faculty of Education Masters and PhD students and staff members only. Please email Kim Down at kdd20 to book a place. These will be allocated on a first come first served basis.
Thursday 12th May 2009 1.00 - 2.00 pm Learner identities and assessment in inner-city primary classrooms - Alice J. Bradbury (Institute of Education, London) NFB GS5 FERSA Research Seminars
Contact: Maria Mama (email mm705@cam.ac.uk)
Thursday 14th May 2009 10.00 am - 12.00 pm Intermediate Statistics Sessions
Factor Analysis
NFB 1S4 These sessions are for the Faculty of Education Masters and PhD students and staff members only. Please email Kim Down at kdd20 to book a place. These will be allocated on a first come first served basis.
Tuesday 19th May 2009 1.00 - 2.00 pm Beyond the doors of learning: education funding and the No Fee Schools policy in the new South Africa - Lee Nordstrum (Hughes Hall) NFB GS5 FERSA Research Seminars
Contact: Maria Mama (email mm705@cam.ac.uk)
Tuesday 19th May 2009 4.30 - 6.00 pm What can neuroeducational research tell us about student motivation? - Prof Sung-il Kim, Professor of Educational Psychology, Director of the Brain & Motivation Research Institute, Korea University NFB GS1 Psychology and Neuroscience in Education Seminars
Contact: Nichola Daily (email nd241@cam.ac.uk)
Tuesday 19th May 2009 5.00 - 6.30 pm 'Bourdieu and the Logic of Cultural Fields' - Professor John Thompson, Faculty of Politics, Psychology, Sociology and International Studies GS5 EED Seminars
Contact Susannah Lacon (email sml44@cam.ac.uk)
Tuesday 19th May 2009 10.00 am - 12.00 pm Intermediate Statistics Sessions
Structural Equation Modelling One
NFB 1S4 These sessions are for the Faculty of Education Masters and PhD students and staff members only. Please email Kim Down at kdd20 to book a place. These will be allocated on a first come first served basis.
Tuesday 19th May 2009 2.00 - 3.30 pm Critical Marxist Theory Reading Group Session 1 - Diane Reay NFB GS1 EED Seminars
Please let Susannah Lacon (email sml44@cam.ac.uk) know if you wish to attend and need a copy of the reading.
Tuesday 19th May 2009 5.00 - 6.30 pm 'Bourdieu and the Logic of Cultural Fields' - Professor John Thompson, Faculty of Politics, Psychology, Sociology and International Studies NFB GS5 EED Seminars
Contact Susannah Lacon (email sml44@cam.ac.uk)
Thursday 21st May 2009 10.00 am - 12.00 pm Intermediate Statistics Sessions
Structural Equation Modelling Two
NFB 1S4 These sessions are for the Faculty of Education Masters and PhD students and staff members only. Please email Kim Down at kdd20 to book a place. These will be allocated on a first come first served basis.
Thursday 21st May 2009 5.00 - 6.30 pm In and out of education: Differentializing routes in upper secondary education in Finland - Tuuli Kurki, University of Helsinki NFB 1S3 EED Seminars
Contact Susannah Lacon (email sml44@cam.ac.uk)
Tuesday 26th May 2009 11.00 am - 12.30 pm Intermediate Statistics Sessions
Secondary Data Analysis and Meta Analysis with Effect Sizes
NFB GS3 These sessions are for the Faculty of Education Masters and PhD students and staff members only. Please email Kim Down at kdd20 to book a place. These will be allocated on a first come first served basis
Tuesday 26th May 2009 5.00 - 6.00 pm Equality before the law, irrespective of language and culture? - Ann Corsellis OBE.JP, Vice President, Chartered Institute of Linguists NFB GS5 PLACE/SLEG Seminar
Contact: Ewa Illakowicz (email ei219@cam.ac.uk)
Thursday 28th May 2009 1.00 - 2.00 pm Secondary Students' Compositional Development: Computer-Mediated Environments in Musical Classroom Communities - Phil Kirkman (Huges Hall) NFB GS5 FERSA Research Seminars
Contact: Maria Mama (email mm705@cam.ac.uk)
Tuesday 2nd June 2009 2.00 - 3.30 Critical Marxist Theory Reading Group Session 2 - Diane Reay NFB GS1 EED Seminars
Please let Susannah Lacon (email sml44@cam.ac.uk) know if you wish to attend and need a copy of the reading.
Monday 8th June 2009
12.30 - 2.00pm
Positive Education: Development and Implementation at Geelong Grammar School -Charlie Scudamore - Geelong Grammar School, Victoria, Australia NFB GS1 LLSI Seminar
Contact Lyndsay Upex (email lju20@cam.ac.uk)
Monday 8th June 2009 5.00 - 6.00 pm Language teaching innovation and reform: legacies of the past - Richard Smith NFB GS5 PLACE Seminar
Contact: Ewa Illakowicz (email ei219@cam.ac.uk)
Tuesday 9th June 2009 4.30 - 6.00 pm Learnable Intelligence - Prof Michael Martinez, University of California, USA NFB GS5 Psychology and Neuroscience in Education Seminars
Contact: Nichola Daily (email nd241@cam.ac.uk)
Thursday 11th June 5.00pm - 7.00pm Personality, Agency and Chance in Educational Policy Making - John Bangs, Head of Equal Opportunities, National Union of Teachers NFB 1S3 LfL Supper Seminar
Contact:Katie O'Donovan (email lfl@educ.cam.ac.uk)
Drinks and nibbles served - all welcome, please register interest with Katie
Tuesday 16th June 2009 2.00 - 3.30 pm Critical Marxist Theory Reading Group Session 3 - Diane Reay NFB 2S10 EED Seminars
Please let Susannah Lacon (email sml44@cam.ac.uk) know if you wish to attend and need a copy of the reading.
Tuesday 16th June 2009 5.00 - 6.30 pm The Labour of Relationships: Performing and Assessing Value - Professor Beverley Skeggs, Goldsmiths, University of London GS5 EED Seminars
Contact Susannah Lacon (email sml44@cam.ac.uk)
Wednesday 17th June 2009 4.00 - 5.00pm Inquiry in the Arts Classroom: Applying Empirical Method to Musical Experience -Professor Steven Morrison, University of Washington, Seattle MAB
Room TBC
PLACE Arts Forum
Please contact Pam Burnard (email pab61@cam.ac.uk) if you would like to attend and for more information
Wednesday 17th June 2009 5.00 - 6.30pm Leadership: it's Genealogy, Configuration and Trajectory -
Professor Peter Gronn
NFB GS4 Inaugural Lecture
Contact Susannah Lacon (email sml44@cam.ac.uk)
A Reception will be held following the lecture in GS5 from 6.30pm onwards
Friday 19th June 2009 9.00am - 4.00pm Developing Student Leadership: A new one-day course for teachers - Tutors Judith Nash and Amanda Roberts -
NOW CANCELLED
NFB 1S3 Leadership for Learning Course
THIS COURSE IS NOW CANCELLED
Contact: Katie O'Donovan (email lfl@educ.cam.ac.uk)
Friday 19th June 2009 1.00 pm Surface Signs of Reasoning - Nathalie Sinclair, Simon Frazer University, Canada MAB 205 Cambridge Mathematics Education Colloquia
Contact: Tim Rowland (email tr202@cam.ac.uk)
A light lunch will be on offer in Room 205 from 12.30 - all are welcome)
Tuesday 23rd June 2009 4.30 - 6.00 pm Processes on the Boundaries between Cognitive Abilities and Personality: Self confidence and Metacognitive Behaviour - Dr Sabina Kleitman, University of Sydney, Australia NFB GS1 Psychology and Neuroscience in Education Seminars
Contact: Nichola Daily (email nd241@cam.ac.uk) All welcome
Thursday 25th June 2009 1.00pm - 3.00pm Educate~ Editing Papers for Journals - Tim Newman, Editorial Board Member, Educate~ Journal (London) MAB 104

FERSA Workshop

Contact: Nitu Duggal (email nd300@cam.ac.uk)