Aims of SAERA

  • To promote research and academic collaboration, link research policy, theory and practice, encourage the promotion of research quality, and help develop the next generation of researchers.
  • To establish a cohesive, coherent and inclusive education academic and research identity. The aim is to establish vigorous and responsive epistemic communities and provide us with a vehicle to continue vigorous intellectual and research collaboration.
  • To promote interaction with national and provincial education departments, research organisations such as policy units and the NRF.
  • To establish links with international educational research organisations and similar organisations in Southern Africa and the African content.

 

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Report from the SAERA President

  REPORT OF THE PRESIDENT OF SAERA TABLED AT THE ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING, OCTOBER 23, 2018 AT ST GEORGE HOTEL, CENTURION, HOSTED BY NORTH-WEST UNIVERSITY   INTRODUCTION The constitution of SAERA has two main aims: To consolidate the organisation into a leading educational research association through a developing an all-inclusive plan, ensuing a stable income […]

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PLENARY PANEL: TUESDAY OCTOBER 23rd 2018 How sustainable and viable is multilingualism for higher education purposes in South Africa?

The realisation of Constitutional provisions as regards the use of all eleven languages for education, remain a mirage in South Africa. Recent judgments regarding languages for teaching and learning, as media of instruction, in the context of Unisa and the UFS seem to prophecy a monolingual higher education context in which English becomes a hegemonic language […]

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Eastern Cape E-Learning Summit

Imbizo Events cordially invites you to our annual Eastern Cape E-Learning Summit which will be held on 6 June 2018 at The Venue, Hemingways. Please find attached formal letter of invitation containing more information about the E-Learning Summit Download .South African Education Research

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Nelson Mandela Legacy Lecture

Download mandela lecture 24 April   The Faculty of Education, North-West University invites you to the annual SAERA Nelson Mandela Legacy Lecture Date:      24 April 2018 Venue:    NWU, Faculty of Education, Building C6 – Hall Time:       5:30 pm – 7 pm RSVP: FERA@nwu.ac.za

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