Teaching & Learning Conference 2017

Saturday 1 July 2017

We have a fantastic choice of workshops and three excellent keynote speakers at this year’s conference, ‘Building Hope in Education’.

We are just finalising the timetable and then we will send a link to all  delegates who have already booked to make their workshop choices.  In the meantime check out the workshops on offer and start planning your day!

To book your place please click here    See the conference timetable


Health & wellbeing

Rachel Bloomfield-Proud & John Quill – Mindfulness in a school setting
Emma Newton – Delivering secondary SRE with confidence
Alison Cater – Improving staff and pupil health and wellbeing


Mary Myatt: High challenge, low threat
Steve Mallen: Mental health in education
Alex Quigley: Confidence in the face of adversity


Freya Odell: Middle leadership, lessons learnt in uncertain times
Nick Hinchliffe: The Progress 8 Game
Andrew Moorcroft – Driving improvement for a healthy and happy school
Jill Berry – Healthy leadership at all levels

Meeting individual student needs

Amy Thompson & Andrew Kitterick : Let’s talk about what inclusion really means
Mark Roberts: Rethinking boys’ engagement
Kat Lang – Little Things
Kamil Trzebiatowski – Busting 5 myths surrounding EAL learners
Sally Cooke – What is it like for a dyslexic student in a secondary classroom?


Jack Marwood: Education data, friend or foe?
Mathew Sullivan: How to be a literacy superhero
Lee Parkinson: Making the most of the internet
John Murray – Reading fluency – beyond the mechanics

Subject specific

Caroline Mortlock: Drawing out the power of texts
Jessica Egan: Working scientifically – developing students experimental skills
James Bleach: Design Technology break-out afternoon
Louisa Enstone: Reclaiming Writing: The writing teacher’s workshop
Dan Clayton: Discourses and debates

Teaching & learning

Charlotte Wright – Inspiration and perspiration, creating and maintaining hopeful NQTs
Mark Miller & Simon Gayle: Autonomy through automation
Kerry Pulleyn: Research schools, what they are and what they do
Isabelle Arnett: New technologies to enhance the learning experience
Dr Vincent Lien: Creating a learning space for introverts
Dr Kristy Turner: Choose your own adventure
Nic Ford: Seeing the world through someone else’s eyes!
Mike Bell: The emerging consensus in education
Jennifer Webb – Differentiation: a teacher’s super power

Book your place

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Or, if you prefer to chat with someone please call our admissions team on 0113 229 1552