Critical Education and Policy Studies (CEPaLS) RIG Meeting

Critical Education and Policy Studies (CEPaLS) RIG and Processes of Privatisation in Education (PoPE) Network Meeting

Venue: University of Manchester
Date: 3rd May - 4th May 2016


Agenda – 3rd May

Room A1.13 Ellen Wilkinson Building, Manchester Institute of Education

University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL

Building 77 on campus map

12.30    Welcome

12.40    Professor Jill Blackmore, Deakin University

'What’s new about the new contractualism? Education governance, professionalism and equity in the 21stC'

14.30    Tea Break

15:00    Dr Barbara Schulte, Lund University

Competition, freedom and choice: Contextualising private education

15.30    Dr Berglind Rós Magnúsdóttir, University of Iceland

Increasing school’s market value by integrating symbolic capital and exploiting gendered and classed “volunteering” labour

16.00    Group discussions

17.30    Plenary

The conveners will book a table for a curry (self-funded) on the evening of the 3rd May and all are welcome.

 Agenda - 4th May

Rooms AG.11 and C1.38

9.00     CEPaLs and PoPE will split into their respective networks to undertake a number of network specific agenda items.

Click here to view abstracts and biographies

Registration for this event is free.

To register for this event, please contact Dr Ruth McGinity (

Upcoming Dates for this event

  • Tue 03 May 2016
  • Tue 03 May 2016
  • University of Manchester, ,

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