Symposium: Transforming childhoods

Speaking, hearing, listening: participatory practices with children

Date: Wednesday 14th June, 2017

Time: 1pm-4:30pm

Venue: Dalhousie Building

The aim of this short symposium is to begin a dialogue that extends across professional and generational boundaries to identify how we can deepen participatory and inclusive practices with children and young people. While not offering solutions, this event will open an dialogue that will enable recognition of good practice alongside identifying the key challenges to developing participatory practices that respond to and are led by children and young people.

Participants include:

Contacts for information:David Law: or Lynne Duncan:

Registration with  Eventbrite:




 We are setting up a new email list via JISCMAIL for the Transforming Childhoods network. This will make it easier for current members to communicate with each other and others can join from outside the University.  JISMAIL is ‘restricted’ in the sense that membership is ‘approved’ by the list owners.  

If you are interested in joining the Transforming Childhoods network then please follow the instructions which follow.

Please go to and subscribe directly.  Once you are ‘approved’ you should then be able to post directly to everyone on the list.