Archive | 2019 UKFIET Conference


Fostering sustained and scaled inclusion through the Speed School model

This blog was written by Dr Joshua Muskin, Senior Director of Programs and Education Team Leader, Geneva Global. He will be presenting at the 2019 UKFIET conference and introduces his theme here. UNESCO estimates there are 64 million out-of-school primary aged children worldwide. Over two million live in Ethiopia and another 700,000-plus in Uganda. Many […]

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What to expect from the 2019 UKFIET conference by Kwame Akyeampong, Conference Chair

This year’s 2019 UKFIET conference theme is: “Inclusive Education Systems: futures, fallacies and finances”. With the conference coming up soon, 17-19 September, Professor Kwame Akyeampong, Professor of International Education and Development at the University of Sussex, and Chair of the 2019 UKFIET Conference Committee, provides some thoughts on what he is looking forward to. Kwame […]

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A teacher works with a hearing impaired student at the Association for the Welfare and Rehabilitation of Deaf and Dumb. The Social Fund for Development supports the center by providing teacher training and equipment.

How can learning be assessed in systems that aim to be inclusive?

This blog was written by Angela Little, Professor Emerita at the University College London Institute of Education and UKFIET Trustee. Angela will be presenting at the September 2019 UKFIET conference on inclusive education systems. The United Nations advanced 17 global goals for ‘sustainable development’ in 2015 (SDGs). These were accompanied by 169 Targets and 304 […]

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Is payment for performance a sound policy approach for education systems? A theme for debate at the UKFIET Conference in September 2019

This blog was written by Dr Ricardo Sabates from the Faculty of Education and member of the Research for Equitable Access and Learning (REAL) Centre, University of Cambridge. Ricardo is also co-convenor of one of six 2019 UKFIET conference themes, ‘Future directions in inclusive education systems’. Payment for performance is increasingly a popular proposal aimed […]

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Register for the Conference

Whether you are presenting, or planning to come and listen, share or debate, join the conversation at the conference in Oxford. 17 – 19 September 2019 University of Oxford Examination Schools, Oxford, UK For more information visit our conference registration page Conference Registration  

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