Events

Philosophy of Education Research Seminars 2013-14

(co-sponsored by the Philosophy of Education Society of Great Britain)

Seminars are held on Tuesday evenings from 5pm to 6.30pm in room 224 in the School of Education. All welcome.

29 October 2013

After Higgins and Dunne: imagining school teaching as a multi-practice activity
Dr Richard Davies, Aberystwyth University

26 November 2013

An aims-based curriculum
Prof John White and Prof Michael Reiss, Institute of Education, University of London

28 January 2014

Flourishing and responsible teaching
Professor Doret de Duyter, VU University Amsterdam

25 February 2014

The new synthesis in moral psychology and its educational implications
Professor Kristján Kristjánsson, University of Birmingham

25 March 2014

A mixed-up self in a mixed-up world: cosmopolitanism, identity and education
Ruth Wareham, University of Birmingham

27 May 2014

Virtue ethics and the relationships between moral theory and moral education
Professor Randall Curren, University of Rochester and University of Birmingham 

Other events

12 June 2014

Birmingham R.S. Peters Memorial Lecture
Peters Redux: the motivational power of inherently valuable learning
Professor Randall Curren, University of Rochester and University of Birmingham

G33, School of Education, 4.30pm. Further details and online registration here.