History of Education

Time: Thursdays 17:30

Convenors: Professor Gary McCulloch (UCL Institute of Education) and Dr Georgina Brewis (UCL Institute of Education)

Venue: Institute of Historical Research, rooms listed below:

Autumn Term 2016
DateSeminar details
6 October
17:30
All bad, all vulgar, all trash: Girls’ school stories as sources for the history of education
Stephanie Spencer (University of Winchester)
IHR North American History Room

3 November
17:30
The origins of higher learning and the modern development of universities:
Roy Lowe, Yoshi Yasuhara
IHR North American History Room

1 December
17:15
Struggles for a Past: history, migration and memory
Kevin Myers (University of Birmingham)
IHR North American History Room

Spring Term 2017
DateSeminar details
2 February
17:30
A hot drink and a sandwich’: the School Meals Service’s plans for nuclear war 1945 – 1963
John Preston (University of East London)
IHR Past and Present Room, N202, Second Floor, IHR

2 March
17:30
Lady Albemarle's youth workers: contested professional identities in English youth work 1958-1985
Charlotte Clements (University College London Institute of Education)
IHR Past and Present Room, N202, Second Floor, IHR

Summer Term 2017
DateSeminar details
4 May
17:30
The “Mad Hatter’s” adventures in education:
Amy Palmer (University of Roehampton)
IHR Peter Marshall Room, N204, Second Floor, IHR

1 June
17:30
Children in the Cause of Humanity
Tehila Sasson (Past & Present Fellow, Institute For Historical Research)
IHR Peter Marshall Room, N204, Second Floor, IHR