Category - News & Events

ESAI Early Career Researcher Award (ECR) 2022

ESAI is delighted to introduce the inaugural ESAI ECR Award 2022. ESAI recognises the significant contribution that early career researchers make to educational knowledge and practice, both here at home on the island of Ireland...

ESAI Lifetime Achievement Award 2022: Elizabeth Oldham

ESAI is delighted to present the Lifetime Achievement Award 2022 to Elizabeth Oldham for her contribution to the Association and the wider field of research in education. Elizabeth Oldham was brought up in England by Irish...

ESAI Conference 7 & 8 April 2022

Registration is still open for ESAI Conference 2022 here.  If you experience any difficulties logging in to the conference, please contact us at conference@esai.ie.

ESAI donation to Irish Red Cross

The ESAI Executive Committee is delighted to announce that it will donate proceeds from ESAI Conference 2022 to the Irish Red Cross. The Irish Red Cross helps people in crisis, whoever and wherever they are. They are part of a...

Election to ESAI Executive 2022

There are three places on the ESAI Executive to be filled by election at the forthcoming AGM on 7 April 2022. If you are interested in becoming a member of this vibrant team and have an appetite to contribute to the future growth...

ESAI AGM 2022

ESAI 2022 Agenda for Annual General Meeting The ESAI AGM  2022 takes place on Thursday, 7 April 2022  (online) at 4. 00 pm. The Agenda for the AGM  is available to download here.

ESAI Statement on the attack against the people of Ukraine

  The Educational Studies Association of Ireland denounces the unprovoked and unjust use of military force by the Russian Government against the people of Ukraine. We express our profound sorrow at the tragic events in...

ESAI Early Career Researcher (ECR) Award

ESAI is delighted to announce the launch of the new Early Career Researcher (ECR) award this year. The ESAI ECR Award celebrates an outstanding conference paper and presentation by an early career researcher presented at the...

Registration for ESAI Conference 2022

Registration for ESAI Conference 2022 is now open. The event is being hosted by  Marino Institute of Education, Dublin and will take place online. Please register here. The theme is Reconstructing Education: what matters?  and...

Keynote Speaker at ESAI Conference 2022

ESAI is delighted to welcome Prof. Kari Smith as keynote speaker at ESAI Conference 2022 ( 7-8 April). Kari Smith is a Professor (Ph.D.) of Education at the Department of Teacher Education, Norwegian University of Science and...

ESAI Conference 2022: Call for Proposals

Reconstructing Education: what matters? 7-8 April 2022 | Marino Institute of Education, Dublin   During the COVID-19 pandemic, teachers and educators at all levels responded to the exceptional challenge of continuing...

Call for Abstracts for ESAI Symposium at AERA 2022

AERA Annual Meeting 2022 San Diego, CA, April 22-25, 2022. Each year the American Educational Research Association (AERA) invites international educational research associations to submit symposia to the AERA annual...

ESAI donation to CAMARA (Kinia)

The ESAI Executive Committee are delighted to announce their generous donation to CAMARA (Kinia). Kinia brings together Camara Ireland, TechSpace and the Ireland-focused programmes of Suas Educational Development. Collectively...

Special Interest Groups (SIGs) at ESAI

        ESAI is delighted to support five Special Interest Groups (SIGs). The SIGs have been established with a view to supporting current and future practitioners and researchers of education in Ireland. The...

SERA Online Events

The Scottish Educational Research Association (SERA) pleased to announce the SERAconnects Spring Fling with a series of events throughout March and April. They have an exciting series of events planned that many will find of...

Conference 2021 Keynote Speakers

The Keynote Speakers for ESAI 2021 are Professor Jan Derry, co-Director of the Centre for Philosophy of Education at the UCL Institute of Education and Professor Gert Biesta, Professor of Public Education in the Centre for Public...

Curriculum Studies SIG

Curriculum Studies special interest group led by Majella Dempsey (Maynooth University) with partners Anne Looney and Audrey Doyle (Dublin City University) Damian Murchan, (Trinity College, Dublin) and John O’Reilly (University...

Values-based Practitioner Action Research SIG

This SIG draws on the work of Network of Educational Action Research Ireland (NEARI), a non-funded, cross-sectoral network, serving the needs of current and emerging educational action researchers. Why join VPAR? Practitioner...

Conference 2021

Possibilities in education: Reimagining Connections with People, Purpose and Place 25 – 26 March 2021 | Online   ‘The possibilities are numerous once we decide to act and not to react’ – George Bernard...

News: SERA Conference 2020 Online Events

SERA Conference 2020 Online Events: To mark the 2020 conference SERA has organised three online events on Monday 16th, Wednesday 18th and Thursday 19th November 2020. The theme for the week of events is: Education and Educational...

Call for Abstracts for ESAI Symposium at AERA 2021

AERA, April 9th – 12th 2021, Virtual (exact date of ESAI symposium to be confirmed). Each year the American Educational Research Association (AERA) invites international educational research associations to submit symposia to...

General Editor of Irish Educational Studies

The Executive Committee of the Educational Studies of Ireland (ESAI) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Tony Hall as the new General Editor of Irish Educational Studies, the official journal of ESAI. This appointment...