Event Date/Time: Nov 02, 2009 End Date/Time: Nov 04, 2009
Registration Date: Oct 10, 2009
Abstract Submission Date: Jul 31, 2009
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The theme of the conference is “Education for Development in Hard Times” has a broad theme, to include the role of key stakeholders in educational development in Africa and beyond – to include academia, policymakers, teacher education, teachers unions, education departments, NGOs and other civil society structures.

The format of the conference will include full length papers, workshops, panel discussions, symposia, round table discussions and poster presentations. Abstracts of papers (max. 350 words) can be submitted to the conference organizers, Prof. Harold Herman and Jo-Anne Adams. The deadline for proposals is 31 July 2009.

Local and international scholars and agencies in the field of Comparative, International, Development Education, History and Sociology of Education are invited to attend and participate in sub-themes which will include, inter alia, education and economic austerity, development agencies, language of teaching and learning, teacher education policy and practice. Consult the SACHES website: www.saches.co.za.


Additional Information

SUBMISSION OF ABSTRACTS Abstracts should be submitted electronically (by e-mail), in RTF/MSWord format as file attachments (not as part of the message) to the conference organiser at the following e-mail addresses: haroldherman@mweb.co.za and joanne.adams@saches.co.za REGISTRATION FEES: R1 400-00 (This includes SACHES membership as well as one year’s subscription to its international journal, SARE) Registered students: R 700-00 The registration form is available from the conference organisers.