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School of Education: Meta-analysis in Education Research

Advanced Workshops

Level 3: Advanced Workshops - Meta-analysis in Education Research


Three one-day expert workshops with invited international session leaders.

Who is the course for?

The course was aimed at those with experience of undertaking reviews.

Course Content

The content of these expert workshops was determined by the researcher network and by negotiation with the workshop leaders. An introductory keynote address was followed by series of practical workshops addressing current advanced issues in the field.


The sessions lasted a full day with different workshop leaders on each day.

Workshop leaderWorskhop TitleVenue Date
Professor Mark Lipsey (USA) Meta-analytical techniques: understanding patterns in data St Leonard's Hall, Pollock Halls, University of Edinburgh Completed 16 March 2010
Professor Larry Hedges (USA) Methods for meta-analysis with dependent effect size estimates

Institute of Education, University of London

Completed 7 June 2010
Professor Chad Nye (USA) Assessing Methodological Quality of Randomised and Quasi-Experimental Trials University of York Completed 22nd September 2010