Welcome to OVPES 2017

The program committee would like to welcome you to OVPES/GSCOPE 2017! The conference will be kicking off at 3pm this Friday, October 13th with a panel on navigating the academic job market and a keynote presentation on responsively engaging student protest movements shortly thereafter. OVPES encourages all of its members to attend the Friday conference […]

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Final Program Now Available

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 […]

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OVPES 2017 Registration Now Open

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 […]

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Thank you for your submissions!

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!

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OVPES 2017: October 13-15 @ St. Mary of the Lake

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 […]

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GSCOPE @ OVPES 2017

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 […]

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Journal Submission Deadline Extended

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!

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Phil Smith Lecturer 2017

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 […]

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