News from HES

HES has joined the BME Activities and Small Grants Scheme

HES and PESGB are teaming up for a conference on Relationships and Sex Education CFP Deadline: 3 April 2020. 

HES is seeking short pieces of 500-800 words for our blog. Check out the full details here! 


The Australia and New Zealand History of Education Society has issued a CFP for its annual conference on the theme Generations and Generational Change, 19-22 November 2020. Deadline: 1 June 2020. 

Proposals in Finnish, English or Swedish are invited for the Annual meeting of the Finnish Society for History and Philosophy of Education (FSHPE) will be on the 11- 12 June 2020 at the University of Jyväskylä. Deadline: 15 March 2020.

The Canadian History of Education Association/Association Canadienne d’histoire de l’éducation has released its Call for Papers for their next Biennial conference in Victoria, BC, 22-25 October 2020. Theme: One Hundred Years of Educational Stability and Change, 1920-2020. Deadline: 30 March 2020.


Beth Marsden, ‘Aboriginal Mobility, Scholarships and Anglican Grammar Schools in Melbourne, 1958–65’Australian Historical Studies, 51 (2020). 

New free public seminar series on ‘Space and Education’ from Feb to June 2020 at the UCL Institute of Education. 

Bradford Industrial Museum has a new exhibition ‘Educating Bradford’ until November 2020. 

Lies my Teacher Told Me, BBC Radio 4

A new digital exhibition, ‘Prize Books and Politics: Rethinking Working-Class Life in Edwardian Britain’, launches on March 5th 2020

Submissions are now open for the 2020 History of Education (US) Prize for the best article published over the past two years. Deadline: 15 May 2020.

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