Our goal for quality education for all

We believe in quality education for everyone, everywhere and by highlighting the issue and working with experts in the field, we can start to find ways we can all be part of the solution.

Our goal is to help researchers to share their work, and partner to find ways to break down the divides so there is equal opportunity to access quality education and participate in higher education, training and work, with a voice that is heard.  We believe everyone should have a chance to be the best they can be regardless of where they started.

Sharon Parkinson, Publishing Development Manager, Quality Education for all.  

Our goals: Fairer society | Healthier lives | Responsible management | Quality education for all
 

If you're an author, researcher, or someone who cares as much as we do about education and lifelong learning, we would love to work with you and help your research to contribute to quality education for all. Get in touch.

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Our goal to achieve quality education for all

Research has a vital role to play in breaking down the divides to ensure everyone, everywhere has access to quality education.

How do we support the right to literacy in times of COVID-19? 

We are making resources accessible to those who can make quality education possible everywhere. Find out how else we’re breaking the norm.

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Blog

The impact of the COVID 19 pandemic on international higher education: critical reflections

Read some critical reflections from our goal advisor Professor Mok, on the impact that COVID-19 has had on higher education.

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Sustainability in higher education

Higher education institutions need to engage with implementing sustainable development across all subject areas. How can sustainability be fully embedded into curriculum, policies, and programmes?

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First voices first - opening up access to make voices heard

We’re really passionate here at Emerald about making research that matters as impactful as possible – that’s why we’ve started a new pilot project with The Council of Prairie and Pacific University Libraries (COPPUL).

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Calls for papers

Browse the latest calls for papers in the area of quality education for all.

Quality Assurance in Education – Call for papers
About the journal Article submissions could pertain to one or more of the following areas integral to Quality Assurance in Education's mission: Organizational and program development, change and…
Diversifying the curriculum
A colonial curriculum is unrepresentative, inaccessible, and privileged in nature. It selectively constructs teachings which exclude certain, often crucial narratives. It consequently prevents many…
Diversifying the curriculum
A colonial curriculum is unrepresentative, inaccessible, and privileged in nature. It selectively constructs teachings which exclude certain, often crucial narratives. It consequently prevents many…
Diversifying the curriculum
A colonial curriculum is unrepresentative, inaccessible, and privileged in nature. It selectively constructs teachings which exclude certain, often crucial narratives. It consequently prevents many…
Diversifying the curriculum
A colonial curriculum is unrepresentative, inaccessible, and privileged in nature. It selectively constructs teachings which exclude certain, often crucial narratives. It consequently prevents many…
Diversifying the curriculum
A colonial curriculum is unrepresentative, inaccessible, and privileged in nature. It selectively constructs teachings which exclude certain, often crucial narratives. It consequently prevents many…
Diversifying the Curriculum
Overview During 2022, Emerald will be focusing a number of journals on the theme of ‘diversifying the curriculum’ and we invite you to submit articles or proposals for special issues on this theme. A…
Driving impact through responsible investing
Background: In recent times, we have seen significant developments in responsible investing. First, the uptake of ESG criteria in finance and business in general has seen unprecedented acceleration[…
Digital Language Archives
The Electronic Library is currently accepting submissions for a special issue on “Digital Language Archives.” The special issue aims to provide the first publication that focuses on various aspects…
Playful Literacies Across Cultures: Pluralities of Pleasure, Affect, & Living Texts
Overview of the special issue During the COVID-19 pandemic, educators observed increased student stress and disconnection in formal learning environments; at the same time, many young people valued…

Opinion & blogs

We welcome contributions from academics, policymakers and professionals about key issues in their area of work. If you have a blog you would like to share, let us know.

Quality education for all

The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on international higher education: critical reflections

Read some critical reflections from Professor Mok, on the impact that COVID-19 has had on higher education.

27/10/2021
Quality education for all

Why we must support black doctors in nursing and public health

Pamela Felder-Small, Ph.D., Founder Black Doctorates Matter, states that increased representation of African American scholars in the fields of nursing and public health is critical to shaping the educational and socioeconomic conditions of historically marginalised communities.

21/10/2021
Quality education for all

Quality education for all, leaving no-one behind

Dr. Wendy M. Purcell argues that building confidence and competence through higher education focused on the pursuit of sustainable development is an investment in the shared future of humanity.

20/09/2021
Quality education for all

What do teachers need to flourish?

Dr Trista Hollweck and Mariana Dominguez from ARC talk about how hope, vigilance, determination, direction, goals and a plan are needed improve the conditions where teachers perform their professional practice.

25/08/2021
COVID-19
Quality education for all

The purpose-driven university in the face of COVID-19

Should universities focus their resources, knowledge and people for world good? Author of The Purpose Driven University, Professor Debbie Haski-Leventhal argues why now is the ideal time for higher education institutions to intentionally create a positive impact in the world.

06/07/2021
Quality education for all

Higher education 4.0 – an opportunity to reimagine the future

Dr Ravi Sharma, Professor of Information Systems & Technology & Management at Zayed University discusses the future of higher education beyond the COVID-19 pandemic, suggesting a blended approach as the so-called 'next normal'.

03/06/2021

News & press

Below we have a collection of news articles centred around aspects of quality education for all.

Real impact
Quality education for all

Emerald journals receive highest Impact Intensity rating for SDG commitment

Emerald Publishing has been recognised for publishing two of the six journals to receive the highest ‘Five Wheel’ rating from Cabells and St Joseph’s University’s (SJU) first Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) Impact Intensity rating.

07/10/2021
Quality education for all
Real impact

Emerald partners with COPPUL to open up research content to Indigenous communities

Emerald Publishing has launched a pilot project to open up access to research to a selection of Indigenous post-secondary institutions and communities.

21/09/2021
Quality education for all

Research by Emerald Publishing highlights the need for innovation in research output to make it fit for the users & learners of tomorrow

A new report by Emerald Publishing has found that academics have a strong desire to change the way research is presented to make it more useable in a post-Covid world.

10/05/2021
Quality education for all

Green Gown Awards announce winning projects playing leading roles in addressing climate action

Emerald Publishing is a proud sponsor and judge of these awards, celebrating the importance of sustainability commitments.

25/03/2021
Quality education for all
Fairer society

Deadline extended for the hidden REF competition

Entrants to the hidden REF competition now have until May to enter their submissions. The extension comes in response to the ongoing UK lockdown and...

21/01/2021
Quality education for all

Why digital and information literacy are so important to education?

Author: Erica Sunarjo, a professional writer, translator, and editor with a Master's degree in Marketing and Social Media. It’s commonly believed that...

18/01/2021

Other resources

Browse our other offerings below.

Case studies

Global teaching materials to engage and inspire. Students can test their assumptions and decision-making skills about real world problems.

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Expert Briefings

We've teamed up with Oxford Analytica to deliver Expert Briefings through Emerald Insight. Read unbiased analyses on world events and their potential political, social and economic effects here.

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Emerald Engage

Join thought leaders in your field to share views, exchange ideas, get advice and make connections.

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ScienceOpen Collection

We've partnered with ScienceOpen to create a quality education for all collection that will be updated regularly to reflect our latest mission-related content. 

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Your publishing development team

Sharon Parkinson

I’m the Quality Education for All Publishing development manager. I am the contact for the Emerald Open Research ‘Education and Learning’ gateway and also have responsibility for working closely with the educational research community to explore and deliver innovative open publishing routes. 

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Prof Mok – Goal advisor

Prof Mok has extensively contributed to the field of social change and education policy, and has a strong leadership and entrepreneurial approach to the organisation of the field. Prof Mok values the importance of the SDGs and is an advocate for achieving real impact. He is based at Lingnan University in Hong Kong, ranked 3rd in THE impact rankings for education.