Society for Educational Studies annual colloquium 26-27 September

There are a limited number of places are still available for the Society for Educational Studies annual two-day colloquium to be held at Oriel College Oxford on 26-27 September. Interested members of the History of Education Society should register as soon as possible while places are still open. 

The theme of the colloquium is ‘Educational legislation in a changing society’ to mark the sesquicentenary next year of the 1870 Elementary Education Act, and keynote addresses will be presented by Professors James Arthur, Jane Martin, Stephen McKinney, William Richardson, Anne West and myself.

The cost to delegates is £30 (£20 for current students) and this includes full registration at the colloquium, overnight accommodation at the College on 26 September, refreshments and meals at the colloquium, a year of membership of the Society, and a year’s subscription to the British Journal of Educational Studies, together with other SES benefits.

Further details are at or inquiries can be made through Aidan Thompson at and through myself in case of any difficulties with the process.