Sydney School of Education and Social Work events – 2015 Archive

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CoInEd Research Network guest speaker and end-of-year seminar

26 November 2015

The Comparative and International Education research network at The University of Sydney's Sydney School of Education and Social Work (CoInEd) is delighted to welcome, as guest speaker at its end-of-year seminar, Dr Maria Manzon from the Centre for Research in Pedagogy and Practice, Office of Education Research, National Institute of Education in Singapore.

Dr Manzon will discuss her work in comparative and international education and the work of Singapore's National Institute of Education. The network will provide afternoon tea and additional presentations will be given by CoInEd members. Please join CoInEd for the afternoon to share in discussions and ideas from 2–5.30pm in the Education Building, Room 612.

Event details

  • When: 3–5.30pm

  • Where: Room 612, Education Building A35, Manning Rd, University of Sydney

  • Cost: Free

  • Contact:

    Dr Alexandra McCormick

    Convenor, Comparative and International Education (CoInEd) research network

    Sydney School of Education and Social Work

  • Guest speaker: Dr Maria Manzon is a research scientist at the National Institute of Education, Singapore. She is chair of the Admissions and New Societies Standing Committee of the World Council of Comparative Education Societies and editor of CIEclopedia. She is an associate member of the Comparative Education Research Centre at Hong Kong University. Her research interests include comparative education theory, history and methodology, sociology of knowledge, Asian pedagogies, shadow education and parental involvement. Dr Manzon was co-editor of a volume of histories of comparative education societies (2007), and of another volume about comparative education in universities worldwide (2008). Her 2011 book Comparative Education: The Construction of a Field has been acclaimed for its comprehensive approach and path-breaking conceptualisation.



CoInEd research network guest speaker and end-of-year seminar

Where Room 612, Education Building A35, Manning Rd, University of Sydney

When

26 November 2015


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