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WORLD CONGRESS ON SPECIAL NEEDS EDUCATION (WCSNE-2014)

Call for Papers, Extended Abstracts, Posters, Tutorials and Workshop

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World Congress on Special Needs Education (WCSNE-2014)
August 11-14, 2014
Temple University, Philadelphia, USA
www.wcsne.org
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The World Congress on Special Needs Education (WCSNE-2014) will be held at the Temple University. The WCSNE is dedicated to the advancement of the theory and practices in special needs education. The WCSNE promotes collaborative excellence between academicians and professionals from educational and industrial sectors. The aim of WCSNE is to provide an opportunity for academicians and professionals from various educational and industrial sectors with cross-disciplinary interests to bridge the knowledge gap, promote research esteem and the evolution of special needs in education. The WCSNE-2014 invites speakers to share their knowledge on issues or subject matters in special needs in education that encompass conceptual analysis, case studies, design implementation and performance evaluation.

The topics in WCSNE-2014 include but are not confined to the following areas:

Accessible World

Art Education

Assistive Technologies

Business Education

Course Management

Curriculum, Research and Development

Educational Foundations

Interaction and Cultural Models of Disability

Learning / Teaching Methodologies and Assessment

Global Issues In Education and Research

Pedagogy

Research Management

Ubiquitous Learning

Research In Progress

Other Areas of Education

Click here to submit your research paper.

Important Dates (all 2014)

Abstract, Extended Abstract, Research Paper, Case Study, Work in Progress and Report Submission Deadline: April 01

Notification of Abstract, Extended Abstract, Research Paper,Case Study, Work in Progress and Report Acceptance Date: April 10

Camera Ready (Final Proposal after amendment(s)) Due: June 01

Workshop Proposal Submission Deadline: April 30

Notification of Workshop Proposal Acceptance/Rejection: May10

Poster/Demo Proposal Submission: April 15

Notification of Poster/Demo Acceptance: April 20

Early Bird Registration (Authors and Participants): March 01 to June 20

Late Bird Registration (Authors and Participants): June 20 to July 10

Conference Dates: August 11-14

For further information, please visit www.wcsne.org

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TEAN

SPECIAL EDUCATIONAL NEEDS: CHANGING PERSPECTIVES

Registration has now opened for this event.  Please circulate details of this event to anyone you feel this may be of interest to.

Special Educational Needs: Changing Perspectives

Friday, January 13th 2012

This workshop is presented by TEAN, the Teacher Education Advancement Network. TEAN’s aims for Teacher Education are: to enhance practice, to support and promote innovation and development, to contribute to and help build research capacity; to contribute to policy development and implementation.

Venue: University of Cumbria, Lancaster Campus

 

SEN concerns us all; how do we ensure that all children and young people reach their full potential and make a successful transition to adulthood? What is the level of awareness of student and practising teachers with respect to children and young people with Special Educational Needs? What are your perspectives regarding SEN? The overall aim of this day event is for you to discover tangible outcomes concerning what to do in teacher education to develop student teachers and thereby benefit children and young people. How could things be done differently? TEAN offers the time and space to consider this vital area of education and to benefit from collaboration with colleagues from across the sector. In morning and afternoon workshops you will work together following presentations which will challenge your thinking and suggest innovative practice. You will investigate different layers from teacher educators to students teachers – and by extension, practising teachers – to children and young people and feed back your ideas to delegates on the day and then, through the TEAN website, to the whole sector both at home and abroad.

Keynote speaker

TEAN is delighted to welcome Professor Lani Florian, Professor of Social Inclusion at the University Aberdeen to give the keynote address for the day. She has written extensively on inclusive education and has consulted on special needs education and inclusion internationally. Her research interests include categorisation of children, models of provision for meeting the needs of all learners, and teaching practice in inclusive schools (inclusive pedagogy).

To present ideas on innovative practice in the afternoon session TEAN gives a warm welcome to: Christopher Robertson who lectures and researches in the field of special and inclusive education at the University of Birmingham and was a member of  the reference group for the 2009 Lamb report; and to the successful team from the University of Cumbria who run one of the very few specialised undergraduate courses in SEN/inclusive practice and inclusive pedagogy: Alison Feeney, Anne Gager, Graham Hallett, Verna Kilburn, Kären Mills.

Who is it for?

This event will be appropriate for all Initial Teacher Educators from HEIs or schools, and all those with an interest in teacher education.

How to book:

Please reserve your place by completing the registration form which can be found at:  http://www.cumbria.ac.uk/AboutUs/Subjects/Education/Research/TEAN/DiaryOfEvents/SENEvent.aspx

This can also be accessed by going to www.tean.ac.uk  and going to the Diary of Events

Fee:  £90                     

Please note that our preferred method of payment is by credit/debit card although alternative methods of payment are available.

Closing date for registrations: 19th December 2011

For queries about the workshop content contact: alison.jackson@cumbria.ac.uk  Telephone contact: 01524 385459 (internal 5759)

All other queries please contact TEAN admin at: tean@cumbria.ac.uk

If you would prefer not to receive e-mails concerning further events or TEAN activities from us in future please contact tean@cumbria.ac.uk

 

Kind regards

Helen Harling

 

TEAN
Teacher Education Advancement Network
University of Cumbria
Bowerham Road
Lancaster
LA1 3JD
Email: tean@cumbria.ac.uk 
Website: www.tean.ac.uk

 

Tel: 01524 384193 (internal 4193) Administrator.
Tel: 01524 385459 (internal 5759) Dr Alison Jackson

Administrator availability: Mon 8.30 – 4.00, Tues & Wed 9.00 – 4.30.

TEAN is The Teacher Education Advancement Network. Its aims for Teacher Education are: to enhance practice, to support and promote innovation and development, to contribute to and help build research capacity; to contribute to policy development and implementation.

 

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Education

IRELAND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON EDUCATION (IICE 2011)

CALL FOR PAPERS

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Ireland International Conference on Education (IICE-2011)
October 3-5, 2011, Dublin, Ireland (www.iicedu.org)
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The IICE is an international refereed conference dedicated to the advancement of the theory and practices in education.

The IICE promotes collaborative excellence between academicians and professionals from Education.

The aim of IICE is to provide an opportunity for academicians and professionals from various educational fields with cross-disciplinary interests to bridge the knowledge gap, promote research esteem and the evolution of pedagogy. The IICE 2011 invites research papers that encompass conceptual analysis, design implementation and performance evaluation. All the accepted papers will appear in the proceedings and modified version of selected papers will be published in special issues peer reviewed journals.

The topics in IICE-2011 include but are not confined to the following areas:

*Academic Advising and Counselling
*Art Education
*Adult Education
*APD/Listening and Acoustics in Education Environment
*Business Education
*Counsellor Education
*Curriculum, Research and Development
*Competitive Skills
*Continuing Education
*Distance Education
*Early Childhood Education
*Educational Administration
*Educational Foundations
*Educational Psychology
*Educational Technology
*Education Policy and Leadership
*Elementary Education
*E-Learning
*E-Manufacturing
*ESL/TESL
*E-Society
*Geographical Education
*Geographic information systems
*Health Education
*Higher Education
*History
*Home Education
*Human Computer Interaction
*Human Resource Development
*Indigenous Education
*ICT Education
*Internet technologies
*Imaginative Education
*Kinesiology & Leisure Science
*K12
*Language Education
*Mathematics Education
*Mobile Applications
*Multi-Virtual Environment
*Music Education
*Pedagogy
*Physical Education (PE)
*Reading Education
*Writing Education
*Religion and Education Studies
*Research Assessment Exercise (RAE)
*Rural Education
*Science Education
*Secondary Education
*Second life Educators
*Social Studies Education
*Special Education
*Student Affairs
*Teacher Education
*Cross-disciplinary areas of Education
*Ubiquitous Computing
*Virtual Reality
*Wireless applications
*Other Areas of Education

 

Important Dates:

*Extended Abstract (Work in Progress) Submission Date: June 15, 2011 
*Research Paper, Student Paper, Case Study, Report Submission Date: June 30, 2011
*Proposal for Workshops: July 15, 2011 
*Notification of Workshop Acceptance/Rejection: July 20, 2011 
*Notification of Extended Abstract (Work in Progress) Acceptance/Rejection: June 25, 2011
*Notification of Research Paper, Student Paper, Case Study, Report Acceptance /Rejection: June 25, 2011
*Camera Ready Paper Due: July 10, 2011
*Early Bird Registration Deadline (Authors and Participants): June 1, 2011- July 31, 2011 
*Late Bird Registration Deadline (Authors and Participants): July 31, 2011 – September 15, 2011
*Conference Dates: October 03-05, 2011

 
For further information please visit IICE-2011 at www.iicedu.org

 

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