About SAERA, our conference and the Journal of Education

SACHES Annual Conference 2018

Dear Colleagues, Southern African Comparative and History of Education Society (SACHES) is holding their annual conference from 5 – 7 August in Mpumalanga. Please see attached Call for papers attached. SACHES 2018 Conference – First Call for papers  

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17th BOLESWANA Conference in July 2018 in Windhoek, NAMIBIA

17th BOLESWANA Conference in July 2018 in Windhoek, NAMIBIA The date for the submission of abstracts has been extended to 28 Feb 2018. SAERA is a member of BOLESWANA. Conference theme: “Research for the Transformation of Teacher Education: Teaching for Equity and Relevance” BOLESWANA is a research body composed of sister education research associations from […]

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Conference Special Edition call for papers

2017 SAERA Conference Special Edition Education in an Era of Transformation and Decolonization Date of publication: 30 October 2018. Guest Editors: Dr Shervani K. Pillay & Professor Sylvan Blignaut The SAERA Special Conference Edition of the Journal of Education is calling for papers that were presented at the 5th annual SAERA conference in Port Elizabeth […]

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Call for Papers for a Special issue

Dear SAERA member, Please find attached a Call for Papers for a Special issue of the Journal of Education, edited by the Curriculum Studies Special interest group. The theme of the Special Issue is Internationalising, indigenising, decolonising and Africanising Curriculum Studies Please see the attached PDF for submission dates. Please circulate to your networks and […]

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Call for SAERA Research Honours Award 2018

South African Education Research Association Call For SAERA Research Honours Award In 2017, SAERA launched its inaugural call for the Research Honours award. The SAERA Research Honours award may be made annually to an individual for an outstanding contribution to educational research in South Africa. email: Criteria for SAERA Research Honours award 1.1 […]

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Message from the incoming president: Lesley Wood

It is a pleasure for me to have been elected the President of SAERA for the coming two years. I have been an active member of the SAERA executive since its inception, having served in the portfolio of WERA representative and deputy president. The focus in the first few years of SAERA was on compiling […]

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SAERA BEST DOCTORAL THESIS AWARD 2017 This year’s award was won by Dr Bruce Damons from Nelson Mandela University. He was nominated by his colleague Dr Deidre Geduld for his thesis entitled “A COLLABORATIVELY CONSTRUCTED PROCESS MODEL FOR UNDERSTANDING AND SUPPORTING THE WORK OF THE COMMUNITY VOLUNTEER IN A COMMUNITY SCHOOL”. He was promoted by […]

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Journal of Education to be indexed with SciELO

The Scholarly Publications Unit at Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf) has invited the Journal of Education to be indexed with SciELO SA (Scientific Electronic Library Online). This means that the journal received a positive peer review evaluation from the ASSAf Peer Review Panel, publishes regularly and is open access. SciELO SA is a […]

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