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Seminars organised by The Centre for Commonwealth Education at the Faculty of Education. The centre was established in 2008 and is funded by the Commonwealth Education Trust. For further information, see http://www.educ.cam.ac.uk/centres/cce/

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University-School partnerships for quality initial teacher education: Are pre-service teachers’ mentoring needs met?

All welcome. Please RSVP to Ruth Kuhn: rmk33@cam.ac.uk

UserDr Rovincer Najjuma, CAPREX fellow from Makere University , Uganda .

House MAB Boulind Rooms 6&7 Mary Allan Building, Homerton College, Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 8PQ.

ClockThursday 27 November 2014, 17:00-18:30

Poetry with Finuala Dowling

Places limited. Please book online: http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/homerton-and-the-commonwealth-poetry-project-tickets-13676299179?utm_campaign=new_eventv2&utm_medium=email&utm_source=eb_email&utm_term=eventurl_text

UserFinuala Dowling.

HouseHomerton College, Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 8PH.

ClockFriday 14 November 2014, 15:00-20:00

MASTERCLASS: Case study research in applied linguistics: What can case studies of L2 learners tell us?

Places are limited. If you would like to attend, please email rmk33@cam.ac.uk.

UserPatricia A. Duff, University of British Columbia.

HouseRoom GS4 Donald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 8PQ.

ClockWednesday 12 November 2014, 15:00-17:30

Multilingual socialization: Negotiating multiple languages, identities, ideologies, and practices

All welcome. If you would like to attend, please email rmk33@cam.ac.uk

UserPatricia A. Duff, University of British Columbia.

HouseRoom GS4 Donald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 8PQ.

ClockMonday 10 November 2014, 17:00-18:30

CCE Seminar: Training Future Engineers: What Can We Learn from Twelve Outstanding Innovators?

UserProf. Amaresh Chakrabarti, Centre for Product Design and Manufacturing, Indian Institute of Science.

HouseDonald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education (Room 1S7), 184 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 8PQ.

ClockTuesday 16 September 2014, 17:00-18:30

Educating for Diversity and Social Justice

ALL WELCOME - Refreshments available

UserDr Amanda Keddie, The University of Queensland.

HouseRoom GS1, Donald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 8PQ.

ClockTuesday 01 July 2014, 16:00-18:00

Teaching and learning: Achieving quality for all. Lessons from the Education for All Global Monitoring Report

ALL WELCOME - Refreshments available

UserProfessor Pauline Rose, University of Cambridge Faculty of Education; Welcome and introduction by Professor Sir Leszek Borysiewicz, Vice-Chancellor.

HouseDonald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 8PQ.

ClockThursday 19 June 2014, 17:00-18:30

Citizens re-shaping education through evidence-based annual learning accountability initiatives in Pakistan and beyond

ALL WELCOME - Refreshments available

UserMonazza Aslam, University of London; Baela Jamil, Founder ASER Pakistan; Pauline Rose, University of Cambridge.

HouseRoom 1S3, Donald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 8PQ.

ClockThursday 12 June 2014, 17:00-18:30

Education for social justice: framing an agenda for disability research and action in the Global South

No fee, but registration is essential

UserProfessor Pauline Rose, University of Cambridge; Professor Richard Rose, University of Northampton; Professor Helen Penn, University of East London.

HouseDonald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 8PQ.

ClockFriday 06 June 2014, 09:30-16:00

Young people, optimism and nature: a fragile balance for education

ALL WELCOME - Refreshments from 12:30

UserProfessor Margaret Robertson, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia.

HouseRoom GS5, Donald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 8PQ.

ClockMonday 19 May 2014, 13:00-14:00

High School Regulatory Environment and Student Disengagement

ALL WELCOME

UserJeremy D. Finn, Graduate School of Education, State University of New York at Buffalo, USA.

HouseRoom 1S3, Donald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 8PQ.

ClockWednesday 26 March 2014, 17:00-19:00

Language, Learning and Literacy in Africa

A programme is available via the CCE website (www.educ.cam.ac.uk/centres/cce)

UserAlicia Fentiman, University of Cambridge (Organiser).

HouseRoom TH3, Trumpington House, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 8PQ.

ClockMonday 24 March 2014, 09:00-17:00

Education in Africa

ALL WELCOME - Refreshments available

UserBjoern Hassler, Sara Hennessy, Georgie Horrell, Louis Major, Sue Swaffield, Molly Warrington (University of Cambridge); Rebecca Nambi (Cambridge University / Uganda); Euzobia Baine (Makerere University).

HouseRoom GS4, Donald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 8PQ.

ClockMonday 17 March 2014, 14:00-17:30

The Economics of Religion in India

ALL WELCOME - Refreshments available

UserDr. Sriya Iyer, University of Cambridge, Faculty of Education.

HouseRoom GS1, Donald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 8PQ.

ClockTuesday 18 February 2014, 12:30-13:30

ZAPP Poetry Reading

To register please contact Sabine Edwards (sce28@cam.ac.uk)

UserPhillippa Yaa de Villiers, Isobel Dixon.

HouseThe Bamford Room, Homerton College, Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 8PH.

ClockThursday 13 February 2014, 14:45-17:00

New Visual Methodologies in Teaching Modern South Asian History

ALL WELCOME - Refreshments available

UserDr Annamaria Motrescu-Mayes, University of Cambridge, Faculty of Education.

HouseRoom GS1, Donald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 8PQ.

ClockTuesday 11 February 2014, 12:30-13:30

Young People Still Revolting into Style as a Political Act: Mixing and Breaking the Urban Codes of Austerity and Xenophobia

Note this seminar was originally advertised for 15.30 but the time was changed to avoid clashing with another talk.

UserJo-Anne Dillabough and Charlotte Rochez, Faculty of Education.

HouseRoom 2S8, Donald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 8PQ.

ClockThursday 05 December 2013, 13:30-15:30

A Critical look at the One-Laptop-Per-Child Programme in developing countries

ALL WELCOME - bring your own lunch

UserMelissa Marsden, University of Cambridge, Faculty of Education.

HouseRoom GS3 Donald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 25 November 2013, 12:30-13:30

Poetry and Education: "If I should have a daughter..."

ALL WELCOME - bring your own lunch

UserTEDx CCE (Independently organised TED screening).

HouseRoom GS3 Donald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge.

ClockWednesday 23 October 2013, 12:30-13:30

Is the Right to Education (India) an Inclusive Act?

ALL WELCOME

UserAkanksha Bapna, Centre for Civil Society, New Delhi and Visiting Fellow, Centre for Commonwealth Education, University of Cambridge Faculty of Education.

HouseRoom GS5 Donald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge.

ClockThursday 17 October 2013, 12:30-13:30

Re-imagining intercultural approaches to Pedagogy - CIAN Forum 4

Places are free but allocated on a first come, first served basis. To book a place please contact Bryony (bsjh2@cam.ac.uk) Tel: 01223 767680

UserPamela Burnard, University of Cambridge Faculty of Education and Elizabeth MacKinlay, University of Queensland.

HouseRoom GS5 Donald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge.

ClockWednesday 16 October 2013, 13:00-16:00

Mapping intercultural arts research - CIAN Forum 1

Places are free but allocated on a first come, first served basis. To book a place please contact Bryony (bsjh2@cam.ac.uk) Tel: 01223 767680

UserSam Curkpatrick, Australian National University; Liz Mackinlay, University of Queensland; Pam Burnard, University of Cambridge.

HouseRoom GS5 Donald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge.

ClockWednesday 25 September 2013, 13:00-16:00

Cracking the poetry code: Empowering teachers of Caribbean poetry

OPEN SEMINAR - ALL WELCOME

UserSharon Philip, University of the West Indies, Trinidad.

HouseRoom GS5 Donald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge.

ClockWednesday 24 July 2013, 17:15-18:30

Attitudes to teacher involvement in change: Some Australian and other Commonwealth country data

ALL WELCOME: Refreshments available from 17:15

UserJohn Williamson, University of Tasmania.

HouseRoom GS5 Donald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge.

ClockWednesday 10 July 2013, 17:15-18:30

Implications of the Leadership for Learning (LfL) for Teacher Education in Ghana: Training, retraining and retaining

OPEN SEMINAR - ALL WELCOME

UserAsare Johnson, Tamale College of Education, Ghana and CCE Visiting Commonwealth Fellow.

HouseRoom GS4 Donald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge.

ClockWednesday 03 July 2013, 14:30-17:00

Improving Primary Teacher Education: A Malawi Case

ALL WELCOME: Refreshments available from 17:15

UserTerry Allsop.

HouseRoom GS5 Donald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge.

ClockWednesday 26 June 2013, 17:15-18:30

Teaching in the Bed of Procrustes: Macho Culture and Gendered Teacher-Student Interactions in Secondary Education

Please contact Ruth Kuhn (rmk33@cam.ac.uk) if you plan to attend

UserDr Dimitri Van Maele, Ellen Huyge & Els Consuegra. Supervisors: Prof Dr Nadine Engels & Prof Dr Mieke Van Houtte.

HouseRoom GS5 Donald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 20 May 2013, 17:30-18:30

Masculinities / Femininities in Education

Please contact Ruth Kuhn (rmk33@cam.ac.uk) if you plan to attend

UserSaskia Aerts & Wendelien Van Tieghem. Supervisor: Prof Dr Mieke Van Houtte.

HouseRoom GS5 Donald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 20 May 2013, 15:00-16:00

Preparing teachers for early learning in Sub Saharan African

ALL WELCOME

UserJohn Pryor, Reader in Education at the University of Sussex and Jo Westbrook, Senior Lecturer in Education at the University of Sussex.

HouseRoom GS5 Donald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 20 May 2013, 13:00-14:00

Educating Teachers in Developing World Contexts: The imperative for radical reform

ALL WELCOME: Refreshments available from 17:15

UserBob Moon, Emeritus Professor of Education: The Open University.

HouseRoom GS4 Donald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge.

ClockMonday 29 April 2013, 17:15-18:30

Transnational fears about marginalized young people at the borders of the nation

ALL WELCOME: Refreshments available from 17:15

UserDr Jo-Anne Dillabough, University of Cambridge and Dr Caroline Oliver, University of Oxford.

HouseRoom GS5 Donald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge.

ClockWednesday 27 March 2013, 17:15-18:30

Education in Countries Emerging from Conflict in Africa

ALL WELCOME: Refreshments available from 17:15

UserAlicia Fentiman.

HouseRoom GS5 Donald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge.

ClockTuesday 12 March 2013, 17:30-18:30

Book Launch: A Common Wealth of Learning: Millennium Development Goals Revisited

For more information, or to attend, please contact Sally Roach (saer2@cam.ac.uk); 01223 767516

UserCentre for Commonwealth Education - Book Launch.

HouseRoom GS4 Donald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge.

ClockTuesday 29 January 2013, 18:00-19:30

HIV/AIDS and Education in Sub-Saharan Africa

ALL WELCOME (Bring your lunch)

UserDr Susan Kiragu, Centre for Commonwealth Education, University of Cambridge.

HouseRoom GS1 Donald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge, Room GS5.

ClockWednesday 05 December 2012, 12:30-13:30

Opportunities, Risks and Challenges in Paradise: Educational Issues for the Future in Antigua and Barbuda

ALL WELCOME (Refreshments from 16:45)

UserPatricia George, Ministry of Education, Antigua and Barbuda.

HouseRoom GS1 Donald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge, Room GS5.

ClockTuesday 20 November 2012, 17:00-18:30

The Use of Evidence to Improve Education and Serve the Public Good

UserAdrienne Alton-Lee, Chief Education Adviser for the New Zealand Ministry of Education's Iterative Best Evidence Synthesis (BES) Programme.

HouseRoom GS5 Donald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge, Room GS5.

ClockThursday 01 November 2012, 17:00-18:30

Introducing narrative assessment for learners with high needs: A CHAT analysis of a professional development initiative that simultaneously initiates and impedes change

ALL WELCOME (Refreshments available)

UserDr. Roseanna Bourke, School of Educational Psychology and Pedagogy, Victoria University, Wellington, New Zealand and Dr. Mandia Mentis, School of Education, Albany Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand.

HouseDonald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge, Room GS5.

ClockThursday 28 June 2012, 17:00-18:30

Promoting educational development: lessons with the Index for Inclusion locally and internationally

ALL WELCOME (Refreshments available)

UserProfessor Tony Booth, University of Cambridge Faculty of Education.

HouseDonald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge, Room GS5.

ClockWednesday 13 June 2012, 16:30-18:00

Technology and development: the contribution of OER

ALL WELCOME (Refreshments available)

UserTim Unwin, CEO of the Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisation, Chair of the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the UK, UNESCO Chair in ICT4D, and Emeritus Professor of Geography at Royal Holloway, University of London.

HouseDonald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge, Room GS4.

ClockWednesday 09 May 2012, 16:30-18:00

Seminar and Book Launch of Old enough to know - Consulting Children about sex education in Africa

Please email to book a place.

UserColleen McLaughlin, Susan Kiragu and Mary Cobbett, University of Cambridge Faculty of Education.

HouseDonald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge, Room GS5.

ClockTuesday 06 March 2012, 17:00-18:30

Research in the Global South: Educational Researchers' Experience (Part Two of the CEC/Faculty of Education Conference: Education and the Transformation of Young Women's Lives: Commonwealth Perspectives)

Online registration: https://onlinesales.admin.cam.ac.uk/browse/product.asp?catid=38&modid=2&compid=1

UserDr. Nidhi Singal, University of Cambridge; Professor Madeleine Arnot, University of Cambridge; Dr. Colleen McLaughlin, University of Cambridge; Mike Younger, Centre for Commonwealth Education.

HouseDonald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge.

ClockSaturday 29 October 2011, 10:00-12:30

Education and the transformation of young women's lives: Commonwealth perspectives

See programme and online registration

UserProfessor Elaine Unterhalter, Institute of Education, University of London; Professor Chris Colclough, University of Cambridge; Professor Madeleine Arnot, University of Cambridge.

HouseDonald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge.

ClockFriday 28 October 2011, 12:00-18:30

Implementation of the 'Leadership for Learning' programme in Ghana: Evaluation of progress in four primary schools

ALL WELCOME

UserSuseela Malakolunthu, Associate Professor at the University of Malaya and visiting scholar at CCE.

HouseDonald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge, Room 1S3.

ClockWednesday 29 June 2011, 16:30-18:00

Developing Culturally Responsive Leadership for Multi-ethnic Schools: Lessons from Malaysia

ALL WELCOME (Refreshments available)

UserSuseela Malakolunthu, Associate Professor at the University of Malaya and visiting scholar at CCE.

HouseDonald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge, Room 1S3.

ClockWednesday 22 June 2011, 17:00-18:30

Mobile Technologies for Education: The experience in the developing world

To find out more and to RSVP, please visit: http://m-education.eventbrite.com/

UserPanel Discussion (see below).

HouseDonald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge, Room GS4.

ClockWednesday 30 March 2011, 18:30-20:30

Challenges for mathematics education in Africa

If you wish to attend please contact Sally Roach (saer@cam.ac.uk).

UserToni Beardon, African Institute for Mathematical Sciences Next Einstein Initiative (AIMSNEI).

HouseDonald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge, room 2S5.

ClockTuesday 16 November 2010, 11:00-12:30

CCE/EED Seminar and Film Screening of Camfed International's "Where the Water meets the Sky"

ALL WELCOME (Refreshments from 16:45)

UserFilm screening and discussion on HIV / AIDS in Africa led by Colleen McLaughlin.

HouseDonald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road, Cambridge, Room 1S3.

ClockTuesday 02 February 2010, 17:00-18:30

Internationalisation of Research Writing Workshop. Third Workshop in series sponsored by BAICE, UEA (Norwich), CCE/CEID (Faculty of Education, Cambridge)

Participation is limited to those who attended the earlier workshops held in May/June 2009. If you wish to attend please contact Sally Roach (saer2@cam.ac.uk) by 09:00 on Monday 11th January.

UserWorkshop led by: Dr. Anna Robinson-Pant.

HouseUniversity of East Anglia, Norwich.

ClockMonday 25 January 2010, 10:00-16:00

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