Call for Papers
Calls are now open for paper proposals for the 2018 World Curriculum Studies Conference (Melbourne, Dec 9-12).
Proposals will be reviewed on a rolling basis, and returned as soon as possible. Note the due dates for registration.
Closing Date for Proposals: March 31, 2018.
Submission: Submit all proposals via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
In the body of your email be sure to include:
1. Your full name
2. Your institutional affiliation (if any)
With regard to accepted proposals, writers will be asked to resubmit a finished version, incorporating whatever suggestions are made about it. All final proposal abstracts will be included in a booklet for distribution at the conference and/or made available on the conference website.
Proposal to include the following:
Author(s) – including their affiliation & email addresses
Substance/argument – what the paper will deal with, & why
General description of research questions, objectives & theoretical framework
Methods/methodology/approach/mode of inquiry
Links to conference theme(s), where appropriate
Select representative references
Length – 500 words.
Note: it is expected that author(s) will register for each accepted paper, preferably within the due dates for Early-Bird registration.
Symposia (90 minutes)
Each paper must be submitted separately (400 words), indicating that it is part of a symposium and providing its title.
The convenor is responsible for providing a title and brief summary of the symposium, along with the proposal summary of their own paper (500 words).