About IPCE

The International Conference on Research, Practice and Contexts in Education (IPCE), is an international conference dedicated to furthering research theory and practices in education. The IPCE is part of a set of activities endorsed by the Polytechnic Institute of Leiria (IPL) that promotes cooperation among researchers, teachers and students in their attempt to identify and discuss challenges and solutions to existing worldwide problems in education. The conference will focus on one of IPL’s lines of action that aims to promote greater cooperation within the region.
The IPCE aims to provide an opportunity for academics, teachers and professionals from various educational fields with cross-disciplinary interests to share experiences, and to promote research and the development of practices in the field of education.


Educators, teachers, researchers, higher education students, school counsellors, school managers, professionals in the field of education.

Conference Themes

Research, Practice and Contexts in Education:

• Learning in in educational context;
• Educational assessment;
• Community development;
• Learning experiences in Preschool;
• Learning experiences in Primary School;
• Learning experiences in Secondary School;
• Experience in training teachers;
• Others in educational context.

Conference language

Portuguese, English, Spanish and french.