CELS: The Citizenship Educational Longitudinal Study - 2001-2010

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Other citizenship publications from NFER

Kerr, D. (2009). Citizenship and Values Education to the Rescue: Making the Case for a Call to Action. London: Institute for Global Ethics/Gordon Cook Foundation.

Kerr, D., Keating, A. and Ireland. E. (2009). Pupil Assessment in Citizenship Education: Purposes, Practices and Possibilities. Slough: NFER/CIDREE.

Keating, A. (2009) ‘Educating Europe's citizens: moving from national to post-national models of educating for European citizenship.’ In: Citizenship Studies, Volume 13 Issue 2 2009, pp. 135–151.

Keating, A. (2009) ‘Nationalising the Post-National: Reframing European Citizenship for the Civics Curriculum in Ireland'. In: Journal of Curriculum Studies, Volume 41, Number 2, April 2009, pp. 159-178(20).

Keating, A, Hinderliter Ortloff, D. and Philippou, S. (2009) 'Citizenship education curricula: the changes and challenges presented by global and European integration.' In: Journal of Curriculum Studies, Volume 41, Number 2, April 2009, pp. 145-158(14).

Philippou, S., Keating, A, and Hinderliter Ortloff, D (2009) ‘Citizenship education curricula: comparing the multiple meanings of supra-national citizenship in Europe and beyond.’  In: Journal of Curriculum Studies, Volume 41, Number 2, April 2009, pp. 291-299(9).

Keating, A, (2008) ‘The Politics of Education Policy Making and Policy Research in Europe: areas for debate and development.’ In:  European Educational Research Journal, Volume 7 Number 3 2008, pp. 403-406.

Kerr, D. (2008). ‘Developing a tool on key issues for policy makers in EDC/HRE.’ Presentation to the Working Group on Policy Development and Curricula in EDC/HRE, Council of Europe, Strasbourg, 15 February.

Kerr, D. (2007). ‘Developing a framework for learning inputs for active citizenship: a view from England.’ Presentation to the European Commission Active Citizenship Expert Research Group, Council of Europe, Strasbourg, 2 July.

Kerr, D. (2007). ‘Developing a policy tool for EDC/HRE: food for thought.’ Presentation to the Education for Democratic Citizenship and Human Rights (EDC/HRE) Steering Group, Council of Europe, Strasbourg, 16 March.

Kerr, D. (2007). ‘Developing a research base for citizenship: personal and professional reflections’. Presentation at the CITIZED International Conference, Belfry Hotel, Birmingham, 8 March.

Kerr, D. (2007). ‘The EDC/HRE Pack: progress update and future plans.’ Presentation at the Education for Democratic Citizenship and Human Rights (EDC/HRE) National Coordinators Meeting, Council of Europe, Strasbourg, 12 April.


Kerr, D. (2007). ‘The World Programme for Human Rights Education (WPHRE) aims, objectives and key actions: an overview.’ Presentation at the Council of Europe/UNESCO/Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR)/Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) Joint Conference, Strasbourg, 5-6 November.

Kerr, D. and Lositio, B. (2007). ‘Developing a framework for learning inputs in active citizenship: some initial thoughts.’ Presentation to the European Commission Active Citizenship Expert Research Group, Council of Europe, Strasbourg, 2 July.

Kerr, D. (2006). ‘Citizenship and human rights education: approaches to assessment, inspection and evaluation.’ Presentation at the Council for National Coordinators Meeting, Brussels, 21, November.

Kerr, D. (2006). ‘Citizenship education: current developments in policy and practice.’ Presentation to the Commission for Racial Equality (CRE) Convention, Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre, London, 27 November.

Kerr, D. (2006). ‘Citizenship education in England: a case study apart.’ Presentation to the Bertelsmann Foundation (Germany), NFER, Slough, 6 October.

Kerr, D. (2006). ‘Developing active citizenship: emerging lessons from policy, practice and research.’ Presentation to the CRELL/European Commission Active Citizenship Expert Group, Milan, 20 September.

Kerr, D. (2006). ‘Policy-making in citizenship education.’ Presentation to the Education for Democratic Citizenship and Human Rights(EDC/HRE) Steering Group, Council of Europe, Strasbourg, 4 December.

Kerr, D. (2005). ‘Changing the political culture: citizenship education in the UK and Europe.’ Presentation at the Civic Awards Ceremony, Swansea City Council/Swansea Council for Voluntary Services, Liberty Stadium, Swansea, 7 December.

Kerr, D. (2005). ‘Citizenship’s contribution to the increasing international dimension to life and work.’ Presentation at the QCA Futures: ‘Meeting the Challenge’ Conference, Cumberland Hotel, London, 24 January.

Kerr, D. (2005). ‘Council of Europe’s 2005 European Year of Citizenship Through Education: an overview and update.’ Presentation at the LGA/LGIB Conference ‘Youth and Local Democracy’, LGA House, London, 7 October.

Kerr, D. (2005). ‘Education for citizenship in the UK: an overview.’ Presentation at the UK Education for Democratic Citizenship (EDC) Showcase Seminar, Cranage Hall, Cheshire, 18 May.


Kerr, D. (2005). ‘Evaluation of the Council of Europe’s 2005 European Year of Citizenship Through Education: progress report.’ Presentation to the CAHCIT Steering Group, Council of Europe Education for Democratic Citizenship (EDC) Project, Strasbourg, France, 21 September.

Kerr, D. (2005). ‘Pupil assessment in citizenship education: developments and challenges.’ Presentation to the Ministry of Educational National Testing Assessment Group, Santiago, Chile, 13 September.

Kerr, D. (2005). ‘Research in citizenship education - the current state of play.’ Presentation at the Citized 2005 Annual Conference, Oriel College, Oxford, 6 April.

Kerr, D. (2005). ‘The 2005 European year of citizenship through education.’ Presentation to the Active Learning Active Citizenship (ALAC) Home Office Steering Group, University of London, London, 20 January.

Kerr, D. (2004). ‘Changing the political culture: current developments and common challenges in citizenship education in Europe and the UK.’ Presentation at the British Council International Seminar ‘Socius Colombia 2004: Citizenship and Civic Education’, Hotel Casa Dann Carlton, Bogota, Colombia, 25 November.

Kerr, D. (2004). ‘Citizenship education in post-16 settings: lessons from practice.’ Presentation at the Home Office Launch Conference ‘Citizenship in Communities’, Bristol Hotel, Sheffield, 11 June.

Kerr, D. (2004). ‘Citizenship pre and post-16: what makes for successful provision? Presentation at the North West Regional DfES Citizenship Conference, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, 8 July.

Kerr, D. (2004). ‘Conclusions and lessons learnt.’ Presentation at the British Council International Seminar ‘Socius Colombia 2004: Citizenship and Civic Education’, Hotel Casa Dann Carlton, Bogota, Colombia, 26 November.

Kerr, D. (2004). ‘Evidencing citizenship education: the current state of play.’ Presentation at the Home Office ‘Citizenship Education and Civil Renewal Seminar, Baylis House, Slough, 3 December.

Kerr, D. (2004). ‘Making citizenship real.’ Presentation at the launch of the DfES Citizenship Handbook, London, 23 September.

Kerr, D. with Hahn, C. and Simcocks, P. (2004). ‘Citizenship, subject specialism and ICT: what lessons can we learn from other countries.’ Presentation at the ACT Annual Conference ‘Citizenship, Subject Specialism and ICT’, Kings College, London, 21 June.