International Research and Practice Conference ‘Parental Rights and Homeschooling in Russia as part of the Right on Education. International and Comparative Perspectives’

MCU announces the 2018 International Research and Practice Conference ‘Parental Rights and Homeschooling in Russia as part of the Right on Education. International and Comparative Perspectives’ scheduled on May 17, arranged in partnership with the HSE Institute of Education.

Issues for discussion:

  • Education law
  • Parental rights and homeschooling in Russia
  • International policy on parental rights and home schooling

Keynote International Speakers

Jan de Groof

Professor,  President of the European Association for Education Law and Policy (ELA),

Head of the UNESCO Chair in Right to Education

College of Europe, Belgium

Legal and political framework and approaches to parental education rights and home schooling

 

Michael Donnelly

Professor, Director of Global Outreach

Patrick Henry College, USA

Right to home schooling as part of the right on education

 

Johan Lievens

PhD researcher

 KU Leuven, Belgium

The international law and policy agenda on parental rights and home schooling

 

Panel Discussion

Alexandre Moreira

Deputy Legal Counsel

Ministry of Human Rights, Brazil

 

Paula Rothermel

Psychologist

British Psychological Society, Health and Care Professions Council, United Kingdom

Brian D. Ray

Professor, President of

National Home Education Research Institute

 

Many representatives of the Russian political leadership, stakeholders and civil society will participate in the panel discussion as well, including the Minister of Education, members of the Duma and the City Council.

Full Program of the Conference.

To participate in the Conference, please register here.

The working language of the Conference is English.

Address: MCU Main building, Conference Hall of Academic Council,

Bld.4, 2nd Selskohoziajstvenny proezd, Moscow.