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5th Annual Professionalism Conference

Professionalism and Knowledge

Sponsored by SCETT

Tuesday 13 May 2014 at the University of Derby

Tickets are £20 with a concessionary rate of £10 and can be purchased here  






(The Atrium)

Registration and light lunch



(OL 1 - Lecture Theatre)

Welcome by Lynn Senior, Acting Head of the School of Education

Keynote:  Professor Michael Young

‘Bringing Knowledge Back In’ 




1. Knowledge for Teaching

(Room N410)

– led by Pete Scales, Dr Anne O’Grady and Alison Hardman  

2. Professional Knowledge

(Room N105) 

- presentations from Professional Doctorate (EdD) students, facilitated by Dr Val Poultney and Dr Neil Radford.

 3. Comparative Education – what do we know?

(Room N401) 

- led by Jennifer Marshall (based on her new book Introduction to Comparative and International Education (Sage 2014))

4. Knowledge and Emotion

(Room N104)

- led by Professor Dennis Hayes     



Tea and Coffee



(OL 1 - Lecture Theatre)

Panel Debate:

‘Is there an attack on knowledge?’

- with Professor Michael Young, Professor Dennis Hayes, Pete Scales, Dr Anne O’Grady, Alison Hardman and Jennifer Marshall

Chaired by Toby Marshall (SCETT)



Conference Ends