Psychology of Education Section Annual Conference 2017

The 2017 British Psychological Society, Psychology of Education Section, Annual Conference theme will focus on the roles of learning, teaching and assessment.

We are delighted to announce three excellent keynote speakers who are experts in the field: Professor Christine Merrell (Department of Education, Durham University), Professor Lisa Woolfson (School of Psychological Sciences and Health, University of Strathclyde) and Professor Jo-Anne Baird (Oxford University) who will present the 37th Vernon-Wall Lecture.

Our conference has a wide appeal and it allows those working in the field of Psychology of Education to present their work, network with other academics and practitioners, and discuss ideas in a friendly supportive environment.

Our conference will be of interest to scholars and academics working in the related fields of Psychology and Education, Educational and School Psychologists, teachers and colleagues working in initial teacher education.

Who is the course intended for?
Members and non-members of the Section, academics, postgraduate students, educational psychologists, teachers, others with an interest in psychological theory and principles in education.

Registration information will be added to the booking page shortly.

Call for Submissions

We are no longer accepting subimssions. Oral presentation, poster, workshop or symposia submission, were accepted until 23:59 Sunday 2nd July 2017.

Bursary Application

The British Psychological Society, Psychology of Education Section, will offer a number of bursaries for students (undergraduate or postgraduate) who have had a poster or paper accepted for presentation at our annual conference.

Applicants do not need to be members of the British Psychological Society, or members of the Psychology of Education Section but must be registered as a student at a Higher Education Institution.

Bursary guidelines can be downloaded on the registration page.

Please send a letter of application along with confirmation of your student status (e.g., a letter from your supervisor), by email to [email protected] with ‘PES bursary application’ in the subject line. Applications must be received by 31st August 2017.




Macdonald Holyrood Hotel
81 Holyrood Rd,

Fri, 27/10/2017 - 09:00 to Sat, 28/10/2017 - 15:00
Contact Information: 

This event is organised by the British Psychological Society and administered by
KC Jones conference&events Ltd, Tel: +44 (0)1332 224507
Email: [email protected]

Pyschology of Education Section