European Conference on Educational Research (ECER 2007)

Venue: Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, Ghent University

Location: Ghent, Belgium

Event Date/Time: Sep 19, 2007 End Date/Time: Sep 21, 2007
Registration Date: Jun 29, 2007
Early Registration Date: May 10, 2007
Abstract Submission Date: Feb 01, 2007
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The theme of ECER2007 centres on the quality of educational research. Moreover,
it stresses the “contested qualities” of educational research. What is the relevance of
current educational research? How does research guide educational practice? What is
the state-of-the-art as to evidence-based educational practices? How does educational
research guide educational policies? What are the sound principles to adopt sound
educational research methodologies?


Additional Information

he next European Conference on Educational Research (ECER 2007) will take place at the Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, University of Ghent, Belgium. The Conference theme is "Contested Qualities of Educational Research". The Post-Graduate and New Researchers' Pre-Conference, which is free of charge, will be held on 17 & 18 September. The Main Conference will take place on 19 - 21 September. The Main Conference will start early on the morning of the 19th and the last sessions for delegate presentations will end at approximately 18:00 on 21st. The Call for Proposals and criteria for submissions can be found in pdf format on A Word version of the Proposal submission form, which you should use to enter, edit and save your proposal details, will also be available on the website. If you have any problems accessing the proposal submission form, please contact us at Please ensure that you read the criteria for submission carefully before submitting your proposal. To facilitate the processing and review of your proposal, please complete all sections of the proposal form as fully as possible. Please send one copy only of your proposal form by e-mail to by the submission deadline of THURSDAY 1ST FEBRUARY 2007. No late proposals will be considered.