Archive | News and Events

Asian school children

‘What’s the use of education?’

Keynote Lecture to  Launch a New Centre Delivered by Professor Amartya Sen, Thomas W. Lamont University Professor, and Professor of Economics and Philosophy at Harvard University, and Nobel Laureate in Economics. Thursday 15 June 2017, 17:00 – 19:00. Logan Hall, UCL Institute of Education, 20 Bedford Way, London WC1H 0AL. See here for more information

Continue Reading 0
Students

Ingredients for Success – from Voices of the Next Generation Conference

Three  ingredients for success: 1. Include youth – they can tell you what they want 2. Invest in data – build the long-term evidence base. Systematic learning and collaboration is crucial 3. Embrace technology – it is not the panacea but has huge transformative potential Catherine Gladwell, Director, Refugee Support Network speaking at the Voices of […]

Continue Reading 1
Cambridge Education Logo

Reception sponsor

The Conference Committee are very pleased to announce that Cambridge Education will be sponsoring the drinks reception open to all conference delegates on the evening of 5 September. The occasion is an excellent way to continue conversations and make new connections over refreshments before dinner.

Continue Reading 0
Michele Schweisfurth introducing the meeting.

The Scottish Resource in Education and Development

UKFIET, together with the Robert Owen Centre for Educational Change at the School of Education, University of Glasgow, organised a meeting on the 27th of April 2017 to bring together ‘the Scottish resource in Education and Development’. Present were members of relevant Scottish and UK government departments, academics based at Scottish universities, Scotland-based NGOs working […]

Continue Reading 1