British Educational Research Association Annual Conference 2017

What's on offer?

At the main conference, we'll be showcasing all our latest books, series and journals, at a special 30% delegate discount. We'll also have details of our current CFPs and other publishing opportunities. Come and visit us in the exhibition hall!

Free content for BERA delegates

Teaching Excellence in Higher Education

We've made a chapter from Teaching Excellence in Higher Education, the flagship title in our new series Great Debates in Higher Education, available free online. You can read "Contextualising Excellence in Higher Education" here.

Author podcast

Our first ever education podcast is now live. In it, Maureen Drysdale and Tracey Bowen (University of Waterloo) discuss how work-integrated learning schemes can support students' mental health during th difficult school-to-work tranisition. Listen now >

Free papers

Our journals team have also made lots of our most popular recent papers available free for one month from the start of the meeting. You can browse these below. Please download, read and share!

Who will be there?

Our books editor Kimberley Chadwick and journals editor Louise Lister will be attending this event. Please contact Kimberley ( or Louise ( if you would like to arrange a meeting with them during the conference.

Kimberley Chadwick

Commissioning Editor - Education, Politics, & Public Policy