Education for Sustainability Conference

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This collaborative online conference will provide an opportunity to bring together a wide range of Edge Hill University colleagues, including academics and students, with members of local community organisations to develop a sustainable and reciprocal educational approach.

In Conversation with rugby pioneer Gill Burns MBE

Gill Burns Lifts the World Cup

To mark International Women’s Day and the 150th anniversary of rugby union, join Women’s Rugby World Cup winner and trailblazer for the sport, Gill Burns MBE, for an empowering talk where she shares her ethos on why you should never let gender stand in the way of your dreams.

ISR EdgeTalks – Covid-19: A Year On?

Covid-19 Anniversary event

In Spring 2020, ISR asked the Edge Hill University research community to submit articles on a range of issues detailing how the pandemic has affected their field. They responded with a range and depth of posts so vast that it now stands as an historic document charting our immediate response to the pandemic. We now invite you to join us to mark the anniversary of lockdown where 10 of our original bloggers to give an update on their article. Taking their original post as a starting point, we’ve asked them to review it in light of the ever changing COVID environment. Did their predictions come to pass? Did things happen that they didn’t expect? Were they right all along? Come along and find out!

Regenerative River Republic and Education for Thrivability

Resilience, Sustainability and wellbeing wheel diagram

The Manchester-Mersey bioregion arguably needs a joined-up approach to One Planet thinking for two city regions in a way that builds on the legacy of the Mersey basin Campaign and current catchment-based approach of the Mersey Rivers Trust. In this webinar, Dr Tim Saunders (EHU Department for Children, Education and Communities) envisions a Regenerative River Republic with a bioregional meta-pedagogy that seeks to integrate education for Wellbeing, Resilience and Sustainability, which he calls Education for Thrivability.

What Makes for Good Community Cohesion? Lessons from Windrush

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A series of changes to immigration and nationality laws since 1948 culminated in the ‘Windrush Scandal’ in 2018. The Wendy Williams ‘Windrush Lessons Learned Review’ states there has been harm done to the African Caribbean community as a whole and the question, therefore, arises what is the harm, but more importantly, what can be done to repair the damage to community cohesion? This event is part of ISR’s ‘What Makes A Good Society?’ series which is intended to engage the public, professionals and practitioners as well as academics.

Accounting History Review Conference 2019

Main Edge Hill University building

This conference returns to its ‘Cardiff’ roots and offers a programme which includes a range of theoretical, empirical and review papers crossing disciplinary boundaries and engaging with historians in other areas.

Professional Learning Online Open Evening

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An online opportunity to find out about opportunities for teachers and education professionals to develop skills in educational leadership including accredited.