May 2020: Monthly Roundup

News from HES (UK) The executive committee has decided to postpone the annual HES (UK) conference until 2021. Full statement here. A virtual event is in the works for Autumn 2020, in place of the annual conference. Watch this space! This month we had a new...

The Curriculum Foundations Reader

“I don’t wanna go to school!” All of a sudden, the COVID-19 pandemic has brought school into millions of homes around the world. A familiar morning complaint like the above does not always happen anymore. The Western notion that formal education primarily occurs...

April 2020: Monthly Roundup

News from HES (UK) The HES (UK) annual conference CFP is now live! This year’s theme is ‘Timeless Memories’. The conference will be hosted by the University of Birmingham on 6- 8 November 2020. Check out the conference website. This month we posted a new post to our...

HES 2020 Book Prize Shortlists

The History of Education Society (UK) is delighted to confirm the shortlists for our 2020 book prizes. Anne Bloomfield Prize For the best book written in English on the History of Education published between 2017 and 2019 Tom O’Donoghue and Teresa...