September 27 – 28, 2019. León, Spain
The First International Conference on Critical Education: Towards an Inclusive and Socially Committed Practice” aims to analyze the role and relevance of critical education in different areas of education, such as: teacher training, the analysis of neoliberal socio-educational policies, innovative educational methodologies, educational alternatives for social justice and equality and so on.
This conference strives to establish a space for exchange, analysis, discussion, collaboration and reflection so that researchers, experts, professionals, educators, students, social activists, committed groups, movements and other social agents share their experiences, research and recent innovations on critical and transformative education.
Topics of interest
Topics of interest include, but are not limited to, the following topic areas:
- Critical and Inclusive education.
- Intercultural education.
- Teacher training.
- Political economy of education.
- Critical education and social movements.
- Ecology and education.
- Adult education.
- Higher education.
Submission deadline: May 30, 2019
Author notification: July 1, 2019
Submission of complete papers: September 3, 2019
Conference dates: September 27-28, 2019
Early registration fee deadline: August 31, 2019. (20 €. For students and unemployed people, 10€).
All accepted papers will appear in the conference proceedings with an ISBN number.
The Program Committee will select the winners for the best papers. These papers will be published in a book by Octaedro Publisher and in the Journal for Critical Education Policy Studies.
About the venue
León is the capital of the province of León, located in the northwest of Spain. Its city population of 127,817 (2015) makes it the largest municipality in the province, accounting for more than one quarter of the province’s population. Including the metropolitan area, the population is estimated at 202,793 (2015). . More info at:
The organizing committee looks forward to welcoming you all to a fruitful conference with open discussions and important networking to promote Critical and Inclusive education.