SACHES Annual Conference 2012 (SACHES)
|Event Date/Time: Oct 30, 2012||End Date/Time: Nov 01, 2012|
|Registration Date: Oct 20, 2012|
|Abstract Submission Date: Sep 30, 2012|
SACHES Annual Conference 2012
Tuesday, 30 October 2012 to Thursday, 01 November 2012
â€œEducation and societal dynamics: possibilities for educational change in the Southern African regionâ€
Summerstrand Hotel, Port Elizabeth
Nestled on the shores of Nelson Mandela Bay, between the warm Indian Ocean and the Humewood Links Gold Course
Keynote speakers will announced soon
Deadline for proposals:
Monday 03 September 2012
The theme of the conference is â€œEducation and societal dynamics: possibilities for educational change in the Southern African regionâ€ has a broad theme, to include the role of key stakeholders in educational development in Africa and beyond â€“ 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 organizer, Jo-Anne Adams-Underhill. The deadline for proposals is 03 September 2012.
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.
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 address:
REGISTRATION FEES: R1 800-00 (This includes SACHES membership as well as one yearâ€™s subscription to its international journal, SARE)
Registered students: R 900-00
The registration form is available from the conference organiser.
Delegates can deposit the registration fee into the following bank account:
ABSA: Active Save
Account Number: 23527847
Branch Code: 632005
Swift Code for delegates abroad: ABSA za gg
Reference: Port Elizabeth Conf + Delegate name and surname
E-mail or Fax proof of payment: +27 86 624 5001 for Jo-Anneâ€™s attention.
Delegates can book accommodation directly at:
Summerstrand Hotel Please notify the hotel that yours is a SACHES booking
Tel: +27-41-583-3131 Fax: +27-41-583-2505
E-mail: Sephora@hotsummer.co.za / firstname.lastname@example.org
Rates: R768 per person per day â€“ Single room Bed and Breakfast
R849 per person per day â€“ Double/Sharing room Bed and Breakfast
Alternative accommodation will communicated as soon as possible.
Any further queries can be addressed to:
Tel: +27 84 929 0170
Fax: +27 86 624 5001
Southern African Comparative and History of Education Society
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