Dear members of the Shadow Education SIG, It is our pleasure to invite you to submit a paper on shadow education in a special issue of the Orbis Scholae. The special issue will focus on various aspects and dimensions of the shadow education. We are keen to receive papers that explore the links and interrelationships between […]
11th Biennial Comparative Education Society of Asia, CESA 2018 ‘Education and Social Progress: Insights from Comparative Perspectives’ 10 – 12 May 2018 Siem Reap, Cambodia It is generally assumed that education contributes in diverse ways to the achievement of social progress, equipping individuals with skills that enhance their employability, health, family life, civic engagement […]
CERC is featured in the latest issue of Education Matters (Vol. 14 No. 1 2016). The cover story is about the work done by the Shadow Education SIG, entitled ‘Private Tutoring: Out of the Shadows, Into the Limelight’. To view the entire issue, please click here.
The 60th anniversary conference of the Comparative & International Education Society in Vancouver concluded with a great success. The conference was attended by 2,800 academics and education professionals including 31 delegates from the Faculty of Education. CERC and the Faculty had great visibility. The University and CERC logos were prominent on the conference bags, signs for the Faculty-sponsored opening reception and […]
CERC is delighted that on 15 December 2015 one of its distinguished Associate Members, Prof. Ruth Hayhoe, was awarded an Honorary Doctorate by the Open University of Hong Kong (OUHK). The citation was read by Prof. Lee Wing-On, who was CERC’s first Director and is now Vice President of the OUHK. Prof. Lee noted that […]
The 2014 cohort of CGSED officially graduated on the graduation ceremony held 4 December 2015. Leigh Dalgarno was addressing the whole congregation as a representative of all MEd students – and included on behalf of the CGSED group a reference to the Famous Cube!