2nd Mar 2019, 7:30pm
The Arts Centre
Edge Hill’s very own big band bring their eclectic mix of contemporary big band music back for another music extravaganza.
11th Mar 2019, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Faculty of Health and Social Care - The Garden Restaurant
The book draws on interviews with teachers and school leaders, to show how teachers use research in their teaching and in their schools more generally. The launch will include presentations by the book's contributors and a presentation by Lavern Shelford, a Headteacher who was involved in some of the research.
12th Mar 2019, 12:45pm - 2:00pm
Faculty of Health and Social Care - H3
What teachers purposefully do (agency) and how they see themselves as teachers (identity) dynamically interact with educational policy. Dr Janet Lord argues that in order to understand the professional development work of teachers, it is important to understand this interplay.
21st Mar 2019, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Faculty of Education - E1
While we’ve been persuaded recently that education is not ideological – its solutions and techniques are technical/rational, Professor Kushner disagrees. In his Inaugural Lecture he will argue that through struggling to reconcile admiration for past accomplishments with hope for new futures, we become slaves to our passions.
27th Mar 2019, 7:30pm
The Arts Centre
The beloved comedy team of Stan Laurel (Steve Coogan) and Oliver Hardy (John C. Reilly) embark on one last variety hall tour in Great Britain in 1953, where their struggles with health issues, changing times and the stress of the road threaten to overshadow their creative partnership.