Upcoming Conference: September 27-29, 2018
Final Program Now Available
CONFERENCE THEME ANNOUNCED | CALL FOR PROPOSALS The President and Program Committee of the Ohio Valley Philosophy of Education Society (OVPES) invite proposals that broadly interpret the theme—Education and the Suffering of Others in an Era of Spectatorship—for its annual meeting, to be held: September 27-29, 2018 | Nashville, Indiana | The Seasons Lodge Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein […]
OVPES 2017 Draft Program Released
The Ohio Valley Philosophy of Education Society is pleased to announce the publication of the OVPES 2017 final program. You can access the program by clicking the button below. Please note that several sessions have changed times due to room conflicts. The conference is kicking off at 3pm on Friday, October 13th with a graduate […]
Early Bird Deadline Approaching
Please visit our conference page to find out more about the events planned for OVPES 2017. We look forward to seeing you there!
OVPES 2017 Registration Now Open
The early bird discount for registration ends at 11:59pm on August 31st. Be sure to register before the deadline!
Thank you for your submissions!
The Ohio Valley Philosophy of Education Society is pleased to announce that registration is now open for the upcoming OVPES/GSCOPE 2017 conference. The conference will take place on the beautiful grounds of the University of St. Mary of the Lake in Mundelein, Illinois (30 minutes from Chicago) on October 13-15, 2017. Please follow this link […]
OVPES 2017: October 13-15 @ St. Mary of the Lake
The deadline for submissions to OVPES 2017 has now passed. Thank you for submitting your proposals! Submitters will receive decisions in mid-July. We are looking forward to seeing you at the conference!
GSCOPE @ OVPES 2017
OVPES is pleased to announce the theme of our upcoming conference on October 13-15, 2017: New Directions in Philosophy of Education: Revisiting the Old and the New. Below are some important details regarding the conference. Location: University of St. Mary of the Lake Conference Center, Mundelein, IL. Map. Dates: October 13-15, 2017 Phil Smith Lecturer: Dr. Megan […]
Journal Submission Deadline Extended
The OVPES program committee is excited to announce that OVPES will be teaming up with the Graduate Student Conference on Philosophy and Education (GSCOPE) this year. GSCOPE will be holding their conference in parallel to OVPES at the USML Conference Center and attendees of both will be encouraged to participate in each other’s sessions. In […]
Phil Smith Lecturer 2017
The deadline for submissions to Philosophical Studies in Education has been extended to midnight on December 12th. All those who presented at OVPES 2016 are invited to submit their full papers for review. Please see the call for papers here. We hope to receive your submission soon!
We are excited to announce that Dr. Megan Laverty, Associate Professor of Philosophy and Education at Teachers College Columbia, has agreed to be the Phil Smith Lecturer for OVPES 2017. Dr. Laverty is respected figure in the philosophy of education, having published on topics as diverse as dialogue, listening, Iris Murdoch, Jean Jaques Rousseau and the […]