EARLI SIG 20 and SIG 26 Conference

The EARLI SIG 20 and SIG 26 conference will take place in Jerusalem, Israel, from October 9 to October 12. The conference team is “Argumentation and Inquiry as Venues for Civic Education” and combines the two special interest group of EARLI: SIG 20 "Inquiry Learning" and SIG 26 "Argumentation, Dialogue and Reasoning". Our LSRI member Freydis is co-organizing the conference in her role as JURE assistant coordinator of EARLI SIG 26, together with the other two coordinators Armin Weinberger from the University of Saarland and Baruch Schwarz from the Herbrew University of Jerusalem. The conference will be a vibrant platform for Learning Sciences or Learning and Instruction researchers from all over the world. Highlights of the conference will be the four keynote talks that will be held by Cindy Hmelo-Silver, Eleni Kyza, Hugo Mercier and Robin Alexander. ...
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Multi Source Multi Representational Reading

I have a new commentary on this topic published in Learning and Instruction. Elsevier has provided a free link to it which should be valid for the next month (ie September 2018) here https://authors.elsevier.com/a/1XWSh3QACxZhsh. Afterwards, this link will take you to a paywalled version of the paper or you can find a draft version via the University of Nottingham's eprint service http://eprints.nottingham.ac.uk/id/eprint/49453...
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Jane Medwell: PGR supervisor of the year

Congratulations to Jane Medwell who won a staff oscar at the University of Nottingham this year for her work as a PhD supervisor. Thanks too to Jinjin for nominating her. If you want to join the LSRI as a PhD student, read about approach to doctoral supervision here which also includes a link to the formal application via the University of Nottingham. You can also see our current and past doctoral students on our people page....
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