The State of the Art: A one-day event for A Level Sociology Teachers
A BSA Presidential Event
19 November 2019
NCVO, London, UK
About the Event
This one-day event is designed for all teachers of A Level Sociology.
Join us for keynote lectures and workshops from leading Sociologists.
Take part in sessions led by AQA and OCR.
10:00-10:30 Arrivals and coffee
10:30 Welcome from Susan Halford – President of the BSA
10:35-11:15 Plenary lecture: The New Sociology of Class - Mike Savage
11:15-12:45 Workshop 1:
Workshop 1a: Fieldwork Fables: Making Research Methods Teaching Fun and Interesting – Les Back
Or Workshop 1b: Revisiting meritocracy: inequality and opportunity in schools - Sarah Cant
1:30-2:15 Workshop 2: Exam Board Session
Workshop 2a: AQA A-level Sociology insights: the view from Summer 2019 – Margaret O’Donnell
Or Workshop 2b: OCR Teaching and Assessing Tricky Contemporary Areas in Sociology - Lucy Carey
2:15-3:00 Workshop 3:
Workshop 3a: ‘Only connect’: Migration, mobilities and globalisation – Bridget Anderson
Or Workshop 3b: Engaging with Criminology: Theory, Approaches and Practice - Aaron Winter
3:30-4:15 Plenary lecture: Gender in the 21st Century – Stevi Jackson
Participation is free of charge, however, registration is required.
8 All Saints Street
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