Participation and Democratization of Knowledge: Living Theory research for Reconciliation from ARNA 2015-ARNA 2017. A presentation at the 2017 Conference of the Action Research Network of the Americas 14th June 2017 in Cartagena, Colombia. Jack Whitehead, University of Cumbria, UK. Jacqueline Delong, Educational Consultant, Canada. Marie Huxtable, University of Cumbria, UK.

Contribute to the dialogues between participatory workshops from now until the 16th June 2017 at the Global Assembly

Pre-Global Assembly workshop on 'Living Theory Research in an Ecology of Knowledges' 12 June 2017, Cartagena, Columbia - Your 'Virtual' participation

Creating an online community of action researchers. Branko Bognar & Pascale Mompoint-Gaillard (Eds). Council of Europe, 2017.

'1st Global Assembly for Knowledge Democracy: - towards an ecology of knowledges', in Cartagena, Columbia, 16 June 2017

Action Research Network of the Americas Conference, in Cartagena, Columbia, 12-16 June 2017

Report on the CARN study day/Pre-conference participatory workshop on the 4th February, 2016, hosted by Rachael Burgess in Bath, for the ‘1st Global Assembly for Knowledge Democracy: towards an ecology of knowledges’ in Cartegena, Columbia on the 16th June 2017.

4th March 2017 meeting in Bath on Living Cooperative Values and Understandings Together.

Review article by Jack Whitehead and Ken Masters of Cairns, H. & Harney, I, B. (2014) Four Circles – Customs that are Law in an Aboriginal Cosmoscape: Justice, Mercy and survival in Bill Harney’s Imulun Wardaman Aboriginal Spiritual Law. (A Northern Australian People with their Intellectual World of Law in the Four Circles Tradition.) Published by Alan Mogridge of Excell Printing Group, Merimbula; Australia.

Living-theory-posters of 4th February 2017

Living-theory-posters of 8th May 2015

18-20 February 2016, Conference information (submission deadline has passed) on Poverty, Globalization and Schooling: A Holistic Approach, University of Central Florida.

Notes for a presentation by Jack Whitehead to a meeting of NEARI in Dublin on the 16th January 2016 on Embracing the 'messiness' of action research in enhancing your educational influences in learning with the Network Educational Action Research Ireland (NEARI).

Notes for presentations by Jack Whitehead at Dublin City University on the 15th January 2016 on 'New Models of Digital Scholarship: How can the digital be used as a site of research and also as a channel for disseminating research on teaching?' Embracing the 'messiness' of action research in enhancing your educational influences in learning with the Network Educational Action Research Ireland (NEARI).

Shelagh Hetreed's tribute to Princess Campbell 1939-2015

The continuously updated webpage of the ACTION RESEARCH NETWORK OF THE AMERICAS (ARNA)

ALARA 9th Action Learning Action Research and 13th Participatory Action Research World Congress - Collaborative And Sustainable Learning For A Fairer World: Rhetoric or Reality? 4-7 November 2015, Pretoria, South Africa.

Developing the research potential of living-posters. A Workshop On Living Theory Research: Innovative Research Methods In Researching One’s Own Higher Education. Marie Huxtable and Jack Whitehead at the University of Cumbria 3 June 2015

Marie Huxtable and Jack Whitehead - How does Living Educational Theory research enable individuals to research into their higher education to improve it and contribute to educational knowledge? A presentation by Marie Huxtable at the BERA HE SIG on Researching into Higher Education: Innovative Research Methods on 8th May 2015 at the Institute of Education, London.

Jacqueline Delong's presentation on 'A pedagogy of loving into learning in living-cultures-of-inquiry' at the 2015 Action Research Network of the Americas Conference, Ontario Institute For Studies in Education, Toronto, Ontario, Canada on May 10.

Jack Whitehead's paper on 'How could Living Theory research contribute to the Action Research Network of the Americas?' for presentation at the 2015 ARNA conference on the 9th May in Toronto.

Successful Town Hall Meeting Proposal for 2015 Action Research Network of the Americas (ARNA) conference with the theme Joint Action - Learning with and from one another - 8-9 May in Toronto.

Powerpoint slides for Jack Whitehead's keynote to Headteachers and teachers in Nicosia, Cyprus, 25 April 2015

Paper for Jack Whitehead's keynote on 'Improving Schools with Action and Living Theory Research' to Headteachers and teachers in Nicosia, Cyprus, 25 April 2015

Notes for Jack Whitehead's contribution to the posthumous postgraduate award ceremony for Sally Cartwright at the University of Bath on the 14th April 2015. 'Sally Cartwright - Master Educator'.

From the 31st March 2015, three months of free access to the Living Theory collection in Gifted Education International, published by Sage.

Living-educational-theories of holistic approaches to poverty, globalisation and schooling: A Living Theory approach - A virtual presentation to the ‘International Conference on Poverty Globalisation and Schooling: A holistic approach’ at the University of Central Florida on the 28th February 2015.

Details of the Practitioner-Researcher 2015-16 e-seminar on JISCmail.

Join or Leave the 2015-16 Practitioner Researcher e-seminar on JISCmail.

Archives of the Practitioner-Researcher 2007-15 e-seminar on JISCmail.

Virtual Learning Space for 'Living Values, Improving Practice Co-operatively: Developing An International Action Research Continuing Professional Development Project'

2011-2014 'Transformative Education/al Studies' project in South Africa

Join the 2011-2014 'Transformative Education/al Studies' project for Masters and Doctoral enquiries by clicking here

Subscribe to JISCmail 5X5X5=CREATIVITY

The form for Joining or Leaving the Action Research Africa Network (ARAN) on JISCmail

The archives of the Action Research Africa Network (ARAN) on JISCmail

Previous Items.

Notes for Jack Whitehead's virtual presentation on 'The Bluewater Action Research Network In An International Context' to the Symposium of the Bluewater Action Research Network on the 8th April 2016 in Chesley, Ontario, Canada.

Notes, powerpoint slides and video for Jack Whitehead's virtual presentation on Developments in living-educational-theories of holistic approaches to poverty, globalisation and schooling: A Living Theory research approach, to the ‘International Conference on Poverty Globalisation and Schooling: A holistic approach’ at the University of Central Florida on the 20th February 2016.

Podcast of Jack Whitehead on Living Theory/Action Research interviewed by Sean Delaney (Dublin City Radio, 27/01/16)

Living-theory-posters

18-20 February 2016, Conference information (submission deadline has passed) on Poverty, Globalization and Schooling: A Holistic Approach, University of Central Florida.

Notes for a presentation by Jack Whitehead to a meeting of NEARI in Dublin on the 16th January 2016 on Embracing the 'messiness' of action research in enhancing your educational influences in learning with the Network Educational Action Research Ireland (NEARI).

Notes for presentations by Jack Whitehead at Dublin City University on the 15th January 2016 on 'New Models of Digital Scholarship: How can the digital be used as a site of research and also as a channel for disseminating research on teaching?' Embracing the 'messiness' of action research in enhancing your educational influences in learning with the Network Educational Action Research Ireland (NEARI).

Shelagh Hetreed's tribute to Princess Campbell 1939-2015

ALARA 9th Action Learning Action Research and 13th Participatory Action Research World Congress - Collaborative And Sustainable Learning For A Fairer World: Rhetoric or Reality? 4-7 November 2015, Pretoria, South Africa.

Developing the research potential of living-posters. A Workshop On Living Theory Research: Innovative Research Methods In Researching One’s Own Higher Education. Marie Huxtable and Jack Whitehead at the University of Cumbria 3 June 2015

Marie Huxtable and Jack Whitehead - How does Living Educational Theory research enable individuals to research into their higher education to improve it and contribute to educational knowledge? A presentation by Marie Huxtable at the BERA HE SIG on Researching into Higher Education: Innovative Research Methods on 8th May 2015 at the Institute of Education, London.

Jacqueline Delong's presentation on 'A pedagogy of loving into learning in living-cultures-of-inquiry' at the 2015 Action Research Network of the Americas Conference, Ontario Institute For Studies in Education, Toronto, Ontario, Canada on May 10.

Jack Whitehead's paper on 'How could Living Theory research contribute to the Action Research Network of the Americas?' for presentation at the 2015 ARNA conference on the 9th May in Toronto.

Successful Town Hall Meeting Proposal for 2015 Action Research Network of the Americas (ARNA) conference with the theme Joint Action - Learning with and from one another - 8-9 May in Toronto.

Powerpoint slides for Jack Whitehead's keynote to Headteachers and teachers in Nicosia, Cyprus, 25 April 2015

Paper for Jack Whitehead's keynote on 'Improving Schools with Action and Living Theory Research' to Headteachers and teachers in Nicosia, Cyprus, 25 April 2015

Notes for Jack Whitehead's contribution to the posthumous postgraduate award ceremony for Sally Cartwright at the University of Bath on the 14th April 2015. 'Sally Cartwright - Master Educator'.

From the 31st March 2015, three months of free access to the Living Theory collection in Gifted Education International, published by Sage.

Living-educational-theories of holistic approaches to poverty, globalisation and schooling: A Living Theory approach - A virtual presentation to the ‘International Conference on Poverty Globalisation and Schooling: A holistic approach’ at the University of Central Florida on the 28th February 2015.

2011-2014 'Transformative Education/al Studies' project in South Africa

Join the 2011-2014 'Transformative Education/al Studies' project for Masters and Doctoral enquiries by clicking here

Subscribe to JISCmail 5X5X5=CREATIVITY

Arianna Briganti's PhD proposal accepted by the Universities of Lancaster and Cumbria in December 2014.

Global Learning Seminar with Mark Potts, Jack Whitehead, Steve Coombs & Madhumita Bhattacharya at the Institute of Education, University College London on the 2nd December 2014.

Symposium at BERA 2014 on 24th September on 'Creating an Educational Epistemology through living-educational-theories'

Notes for Jack Whitehead's keynote on Improving Learning And Practice In The Workplace Through Living Theory Research to a conference at the Institute for Adult Learning Singapore (IAL) on the 11th July 2014

Whitehead, J.(2014) Enhancing Professionalism in Education through the Living-Theories of Practitioner-Researchers. Keynote on 18th June 2014 to a Conference of the Research Institute for Professional Learning in Education (RIPLE) of the University of Cumbria.

Whitehead, J. & Delong J. (2014) Self-study contributions to a history of S-STEP, A presentation at the 2014 Annual Conference of the American Educational Research Association, Philadelphia, 4th April, 2014.

Whitehead, J. (2014) How does the constraining power of education researchers influence the emergence of educational knowledge and theory? A presentation at the 2014 Annual Conference of the American Educational Research Association, Philadelphia, 6th April, 2014 at a session of the Philosophical Studies in Education SIG on Educational Responses to Epistemological Issues

Programme for British Council sponsored workshop, 11-14 November 2013 in Podgorica, Montenegro, lead by Jack Whitehead on 'Using action research with living educational theories to improve practice and to generate knowledge'.

Powerpoint slides for Dr. Jacqueline Delong's presentation at Japan's Women's University on the 9th November 2013, on 'Lesson Improvement and School Reform through Action Research in Canada.'

Text to support the Powerpoint slides for Dr. Jacqueline Delong's presentation at Japan's Women's University on the 9th November 2013, on 'Lesson Improvement and School Reform through Action Research in Canada.' .

Papers presented at BERA 2013, Jack Whitehead, Je Kan Adler-Collins and Marie Huxtable

Researching Our Own Practice. Colloquium at Liverpool Hope University 25-26 July 2013

Video of Jack Whitehead's presentation on living-educational-theories at Oranim College in Israel, on the 8th July 2013

Video of Jack Whitehead's presentation on multi-media narratives at Oranim College in Israel, on the 8th July 2013

Jack Whitehead's notes for his keynote presentation on "Research and Practice" to the 6th International Conference on Teacher Education, in Israel, on the 4th July 2013, with a 23:35 minute video of his presentation

40:57 minute video of Jack Whitehead’s keynote on action research and living-theory on 30 June 2013, to a Microsoft sponsored seminar organised by HOPE (Help Our People) in Mauritius

Jack Whitehead’s outline schedule, 20-24 MAY 2013, with videos for the 5 day Workshop on Action Research for Teachers, under the Project for the Promotion of Science and Mathematics Talented Teachers at the Institute for the Promotion of Teaching Science and Technology of the Ministry of Education of Thailand.

Jack Whitehead's notes and urls for his expert seminar presentation on "Researching one's own practice in transforming educational knowledge with values of common humanity." at Edge Hill University on the 13 May 2013, including access to his 2010 keynote at Edge Hill University to celebrate 125 years in teacher education

Workshop at the inaugural conference of the Action Research Network of the Americas on 2nd May 2013 in San Francisco on 'What could the Action Research Network of the Americas contribute to and learn from the learning of others?'

An international Round Table discussion on Creativity And Criticism In The Growth Of Educational Knowledge From Researching One’s Own Practice. at the inaugural conference of the Action Research Network of the Americas on 2nd May 2013 in San Francisco

Jacqueline Delong, Elizabeth Campbell & Jack Whitehead, with Cathy Griffin on 'How are we creating cultures of inquiry with self-studies that transcend constraints of poverty on empathetic learning? at the American Educational Research Association Conference in San Francisco on the 28th April 2013.

Elizabeth Campbell, Jacqueline Delong & Cathy Griffin, with Jack Whitehead on 'Action research transcends constraints of poverty in elementary, high school and post-graduate settings' at the American Educational Research Association Conference in San Francisco on the 29th April 2013

The Living Theory produced by Teachers and Students as a basis for Change and Development. Notes for translation to be presented by Jack Whitehead to a conference on ‘Genuine dialogue on issues of education: Active research: teacher and student as researchers’ in the municipality of Pylaia – Hortiati, Thessaloniki, Greece, on the 26 January 2013.

Programme for above Conference in Thessaloniki 26 January 2013

Mark Potts' Living Citizenship website

What are Co-operative Schools? Frequently asked questions.

Call for papers for the Culture Health and Wellbeing International Conference, June 24th-26th, Bristol, UK.

Call for papers in Spanish and English for the Inaugural conference of the Action Research Network of the Americas, 1-2 May 2013 in San Francisco

Registration details for the Inaugural conference of the Action Research Network of the Americas, 1-2 May 2013 in San Francisco

Fulfilling the Objects of the British Educational Research Association - a Symposium at BERA 4-6 September 2012 in Manchester UK, with Je Kan Adler-Collins, Nigel Harrison, Margaret Farren and Jack Whitehead

Researching To Improve Educational Practice For The Public Benefit With Living Citizenship And 5X5X5=Creativity - a Symposium at BERA 4-6 September 2012 in Manchester UK, with Penny Hay, Marie Huxtable, Steve Coombs and Mark Potts and Jack Whitehead

APEX Living Legacies: Stories creating futures. Edited by Andrew Henon, published August 2012

Notes for a workshop presentation by Jack Whitehead at the British Psychological Society Special Group in Coaching Psychology, 3.45-5.15 on 7th December 2012 at the Lakeside Conference Centre, Aston University, UK with the theme Putting coaching psychology into practice: an evidence based approach.

Jack Whitehead's discussant responses to the Transformative Education/al Studies Symposium at AERA 2012 in Vancouver

Video of Jack Whitehead speaking at a workshop at the African Union Headquarters, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on the 27th August 2012, with a focus on living educational theories with action research in developing African leadership in ICT for the knowledge society

Notes for Jack Whitehead's keynote to the Association for Coaching Conference in Edinburgh on the 22 June 2012

Jacqueline Delong's and Jack Whitehead's paper on 'The educational significance of a teaching model for the creation of a culture of inquiry' for a roundtable conversation on the 17th April at the 2012 AERA Conference in Vancouver

Jack Whitehead's paper on 'To Know Is Not Enough, Or Is it?' for presentation on the 14th April at the 2012 AERA Conference in Vancouver

Joan Walton's Doctoral Lecture at Liverpool Hope University on the 13th February 2012

Slides for Jack Whitehead's Lecture and Workshop on 'Improving Learning with Action Research and Living Educational Theories', in Ljubljana, Slovenia on the 11th February 2012

Developing a relationally dynamic epistemology for educational knowledge - Jack Whitehead's presentation to the British Educational Research Association, 7th September 2011

Jack Whitehead's review of Huber, J. & Mompoint-Gaillard, P. (Ed.) (2011) Teacher education for change: The theory behind the Council of Europe Pestalozzi Programme. Strasbourg; Council of Europe.

Notes for Jack Whitehead's Mandela Day Lecture on the 18th July 2011 in Durban, South Africa, with a 63 minute video of the presentation.

Archives of discussions with Ed.D. researchers at Liverpool Hope University.

"Teachers and Student Researchers as Knowledge Producers with their Living Educational Theories" A Paper to be presented to a conference on ‘Genuine dialogue on issues of education: Active research- teacher and student as researchers’ in the municipality of Pylaia – Hortiati, Thessaloniki, Greece on the 20 January 2012.

Programme and video-clips of Early Years Educator's Conference in the Centre for the Child, Family and Society of Liverpool Hope University on the 23rd June 2011. Posted on the 26 Nov. 2011.

Notes for Jack Whitehead's keynote to a conference on Research on Teacher Education, in Solstrand, Bergen, Norway on the 16-17 November 2011

'Creativity and Emotional Wellbeing' a 5X5X5 = Creativity event on the 11/11/11 at the American Museum in Bath

5X5X5 = Creativity - action research with pupils

Notes for Jack Whitehead's Presentation on multi-media narratives for research into the influences of educational leadership and professional learning, at Bath Spa University on the 7th June 2011

Accounting for Ourselves in our Living Educational Theories. Jack Whitehead's Foundation Hour Presentation at Liverpool Hope University on the 12th January 2011.

Notes for Jack Whitehead's Presentation to the 'Value and Virtue in Practice-based Research' Conference at York St. John University, 1-2 June, 2011

A conference on 'The Professional Work of Early Years Educators: Every Moment Counts' - 23 June 2011, in the Centre for the Child and Family at Liverpool Hope University

Relational dynamic framing for four of Jack Whitehead's presentations at the American Educational Research Association Conference in New Orleans 8-12 April 2011

Notes for Jack Whitehead's keynote to the 2011 Workshop on Alternative Research Paradigms at Covenant University, Nigeria, 14th February 2011

Notes for Jack Whitehead's keynote to the 125 Anniversary Conference at Edge Hill University on the 20th October 2010, on The Teacher as Researcher and the Researcher as Teacher

Presentation on 'How do I contribute to enhancing the flow of values that carry hope for humanity in personal, professional, local and global contexts and generate educational knowledge?' to the CARN conference on the 6 November 2010, Cambridge, UK.

Developing Innovative Visual Educational Resources for Students Everywhere (DIVERSE) at Dublin City University 28-30 June 2011, Director - Yvonne Crotty. Looking forward to seeing you there.

Youtube urls for Jack Whitehead's Keynote to a Council of Europe, Pestalozzi Workshop, 16th September 2010, Bergen, Norway, on: Living Educational Theories and the Validity of Multi-Media Accounts

Programme for 'Action Research: Exploring Its Transformative Potential'. A conference of the Action Research Unit, Nelson Mandela University, South Africa, 19th-20th August 2010.

Contributions to the Keynote Symposium on 'Enhancing Professional Learning: The New Professionalism' of the 3rd September 2010, to the British Educational Research Association Annual Conference at the University of Warwick, with the video-introduction by Prof. Bart McGettrick and the video-presentations of Dr. Joan Walton (with paper), Dr. Tanya Hathaway, Dr. Linda Rush (with paper), Ms Anne James, Dr. Bernie Hughes, Miss Deidre Hewitt and Tim Griffiths.

Jack Whitehead's paper and video of a presentation to BERA 2010 on the 2nd Sept. on Creating An Educational Epistemology In The Multi-Media Narratives Of Living Educational Theories And Living Theory Methodologies.

Joan Conolly's abstract and video of her presentation on 'Transforming our educational practice: Some critical reflections on the educational influence of self-study, to the conference on Action Research: Exploring its Transformative Potential', 20th August 2010

Jack's notes for a keynote at the Action Research Unit of Nelson Mandela University - 20th August 2010 - on 'How Do I Improve What I Am Doing And Generate My Living Educational Theory? Action Research: Exploring Its Transformative Potential'

Notes for Alan Rayner's keynote to the 8th World Congress of ALARA on 'Participatory Action Research and Action Learning: Appreciating our Pasts, Comprehending our Presents, Prefiguring our Futures'.

Draft Powerpoint presentation of 28th August 2010 for Alan Rayner's keynote on 'Sustainability of the Fitting: 'Natural Inclusion and Educational Enrichment' at the ALARA World Congress in September 2010 (2.4Mb file)

The Seventh Annual Action Research Conference 14-15th May 2010 presented by the University of San Diego School of Leadership and Education Science on 'Empowerment and action research: Personal growth, professional development, and social change in educational and community settings.' Jack's details for the keynote.

Jack's notes for the above keynote at USD on the 14th May 2010

Jack Whitehead's presentation to AERA on the 1st May 2010 in Denver on 'Improving Practice And Knowledge Through Time And Space With Complex Ecologies And Action Research.'

Resources for Jack Whitehead's keynote on Living Educational Theories and for a workshop on validating multi-media accounts at the Postgraduate Research Conference at Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University in Port Elizabeth, South Africa on the 30th November 2009.

Jack Whitehead Validations in the voices of others.

Review/Appraisal 2008-10

Review/Appraisal 2007-8

From Dialectics to Inclusionality: A naturally inclusive approach to educational accountability. Jack Whitehead and Alan Rayner 6th November 2009.

Jack Whitehead's Reflections following a workshop, on action research and living educational theory, and individual conversations at Durban University of Technology between the 8th-12th December 2009.

Resources for strengthening master's writings html format

Resources for strengthening master's writings pdf format

Risk and Resilience in Higher Education in Improving Practice and Generating Knowledge. Jack Whitehead's Keynote of 22nd November 2009 for presentation at the HELTASA Conference in Johannesburg on the 27 November 2009 (pdf format)

Risk and Resilience in Higher Education in Improving Practice and Generating Knowledge. Jack Whitehead's Keynote of 22nd November 2009 for presentation at the HELTASA Conference in Johannesburg on the 27 November 2009 (html format)

Make a Difference: Developing Talent Workshop on the 10th and/or 16th November 2009 with Marie Huxtable, Andrew Henon and Jack Whitehead

Creativity/Works. A report from North East Somerset Arts (NESA) edited by Andrew Henon, lead artist and project manager. Launched on the 2nd October 2009

Encouraging Creativity in Education. Proceedings of the conference on Creativity in Teacher Education, Pozega, Croatia 28-30 September 2009 (large file allow a couple of minutes to download using broadband)

Keynote Symposium on Explicating A New Epistemology For Educational Knowledge With Educational Responsibility, 3rd September 2009 at the British Educational Research Association Conference in Manchester

Paper presented at BERA 09

Exploring Inclusionality.

Alan Rayner's writings on Inclusionality.

Your Living Research Stories

Join or Leave the 2009 Inclusive Gifts and Talents in Education e-Forum

Access the Living Archives of 2009 Inclusive Gifts and Talents in Education e-Forum

How to join the living action research e-forum with Je Kan Adler-Collins.

Archives, postings and replies for the living-action-research e-forum.