Call for Abstracts


**Call for abstracts deadline now extended to midnight on

 Tuesday 9th January 2018!!**


The School of Education kindly invites you to participate in the International Conference: A Child’s World – New shoes, New direction, taking place on 11-13 July 2018 at the Penglais Campus of Aberystwyth University, Wales, UK.

We welcome and invite submission of abstracts for presentation and dissemination at the conference on the following themes:

Health and Wellbeing

  1. Mental and Emotional Health
  2. Healthy Schools
  3. Multiagency Collaboration


  1. Technology
  2. Achievement and Attainment
  3. Teachers as Researchers

Working with Children

  1. Ethical Practice
  2. Training and Skills
  3. Children’s Rights and Voice

Abstracts should outline the issue addressed, methods and approaches, results and conclusions. The School of Education welcomes the submission of abstracts in English or Welsh.

The form for submitting abstract proposals can be reached here

Presentations must not exceed 20 minute duration.

Abstract Submission Details

Summary: no more than 100 words (max. 800 characters)

Title: no more than 30 words (max. 250 characters)

Issue Addressed: no more than 100 words (max. 800 characters)

Methods and Approaches: no more than 100 words (max. 800 characters)

Results: no more than 100 words (max. 800 characters)

Conclusions: no more than 100 words (max. 800 characters)

The initial closing date for abstract submission is Friday 15 December 2017 Proposals will be reviewed against the following criteria:

  • Relevance to the conference aims
  • Clarity and coherence of the proposal

All accepted conference papers will be published in Conference Proceedings Registration Fees: Further details will be available soon 

Abstract Submission Form