University of Bath

Department of Education seminars 2017-18

See the schedule of seminars taking place in the Department of Education.

Academic staff speaking to attendees of seminar
Seminars cover a wide range of education topics

September 2017

Tuesday 5 September

Written corrective feedback for L2 development: The current status of knowledge about its potential

Speaker: Professor John Bitchener (University of Auckland)

Time: 2.30 to 4.00pm

Venue: 5 West 2.1

October 2017

Wednesday 18 October

Visual methodologies and children's development

Speakers: Dr Rita Chawla-Duggan (University of Bath) and Dr Sissel Sollied (University of Tromso, Norway)

Time: 4.15 to 6.15pm

Venue: 1 West North 3.20

November 2017

Monday 13 November

Multi-competence, translanguaging and mobile self-directed learning

Speaker: Professor Li Wei (Institute of Education, University College London)

Time: 2.30 to 4pm

Venue: 3 West North 2.1

February 2018

Wednesday 21 February

Building English Language Competencies in ASEAN

Speaker: Professor Andy Kirkpatrick (Visiting Professor, University of Bath, and Griffin University, Australia)

Time: 2.30 to 4pm

Venue: 8 West 3.22

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Tuesday 27 February

Exploring cognitive writing processes and behaviours through mixed methods

Speaker: Dr Andrea Revesz (University College London)

Time: 3.30 to 5pm

Venue: 1 West 2.03

March 2018

Monday 19 March

Promoting successful and sustained Global Englishes curricular innovation

Speaker: Dr Nicola Galloway (University of Edinburgh)

Time: 2.30 to 4pm

Venue: Chancellors' Building 3.1

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Tuesday 20 March

It is all in the eye of the beholder: are writings in single and multi-alphabet readable?

Speaker: Professor Anat Stavans (Beit Berl College)

Time: 4.30 to 6pm

Venue: 1 West 2.03

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Thursday 22 March

Researching the Relationship Between Teachers' Beliefs and Practices

Speaker: Professor Simon Borg

Time: 10.15 to 11.45am

Venue: Chancellors' Building 3.1

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April 2018

Thursday 12 April

Researching Multilingually

Speaker: Dr Prue Holmes (Durham University)

Time: 3.30 to 5pm

Venue: 6 West 1.1

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Wednesday 18 April

Education equity and effectiveness: insights from Young Lives

Speakers: Caine Rolleston and Rhiannon Moore (Young Lives)

Time: 12.30 to 2pm

Venue: 1 West North 3.20

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June 2018

Thursday 28 June

Reach for greatness: Personalisable education for all children

Speaker: Professor Yong Zhao

Time: 5.30 to 7pm

Venue: 5 West 2.03

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