Latest News & Events

The purpose of this section is to provide a guide to CR&DALL events and activities and to provide information on these and on events and issues relevant to the field of lifelong learning and adult and continuing education in general. This latter service is provided to assist exchange of information and discussion of issues amongst colleagues in the field; it does not purport to be an exhaustive reference to the canon. Please note also that CR&DALL cannot be responsible for the accuracy of information provided to us by outside bodies. Further information about the event or activity should be sought from the contacts given in that section as this is likely to be the sum total of information provided to us.
Tuesday, 4 July, 2023 - 12:30

ASPBAE and the adult education movement has lost another one of its own. On 22 June 2023, Dr. Chris Duke, former ASPBAE Secretary General (1972-1985) passed on.

Chris Duke was a towering figure in the adult education movement. A significant part of what ASPBAE has accomplished and reached today is built on Chris' vision and exemplary work. ASPBAE owes him a huge debt of gratitude.

Friday, 14 July, 2023 - 08:30 to 17:30

The ERASMUS+ project on Employability in Programme Development in Higher Education, in which Professor Kristinn Hermanssonn is CR&DALL's lead investigator is offering a series of events in July 2023 in Barcelona (14 July) and online through four webinars (18 and 19 July). Flyers for each of the events, in which registration links are featured are attached below.

We wish to bring to the attention of CR&DALL subscribers a recently posted Lectureship in Education at the University of Glasgow with additional research support that is now live on the Schools of Education's Global Talent page, where more details may be found.

Tuesday, 4 July, 2023 - 13:00

The Journal of Vocational Education has issued a call for a special edition that explores the social role of colleges in international perspectives (featured below and attached).

Monday, 17 July, 2023 - 08:00 to 11:00

Transforming education for sustainable futures requires reimagining the futures of education together.

What is transformative education and how does it look from the Global South? How can co-engaged research advance a new social contract for education?