Teaching & Learning Conference 2018

Teaching & Learning Conference 2018

Saturday 23 June 2018

We have a fantastic choice of workshops and two excellent keynote speakers at this year’s conference, ‘Encouraging the Leader Within’.

We will send an email to all  delegates who have already booked to make their workshop choices a few weeks before the conference.  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



Professor Tanya Byron – How to survive and thrive: the challenges for children and young people and those that support them
Paul Warwick: Henry V – Inspirational Leadership


Ed Podesta: The biggest mistakes I made as HOD
Stephen Logan – Leading with values and purpose
Lisa Ashes – Leadership in Unfamiliar Territories
Andrew Moorcroft and Adam McMillan – Driving improvement through deliberate practice
Jill Berry – The joy and challenge of leadership at all levels


Kelly Ashley: Word Power: Powerful vocabulary instruction
Ruth Swailes – Leading the learning in EYFS
Jules Daulby – Strategies for supporting dyslexia in the classroom
Bryn Llewellyn, Rich Allman & Ian Holmes – Helping Classrooms Move
John Murray – Reading Intervention for the Struggling Reader
Alistair Bryce-Clegg: Massive spider in the sink!

Subject specific

Mark Roberts: The perfect English faculty
Caroline Spalding and Chloe Woodhouse – Responding confidently to literary texts
Julian Wood – Technology to stimulate writing – especially for boys
Caroline Mortlock – Lines of thought

Teaching & learning

Charlotte Wright – Lasting beyond 5 years
Chris Curtis – Being open about mistakes made in the classroom
Mary Myatt: Making the case for the difficult
Dughall McCormick – Inspiring a (digitally) literate generation
Jamie Thom – Slow Teaching: a recipe for improved teaching, leadership and wellbeing
Debbie Ferrer – Cultural Capital: enhancing a whole school culture
Zara Shah – A strategic approach to intervention
Dan Sabato – Making student voice meaningful
Caron Downes – Simple, steal-able ideas
Jennifer Webb – Memory and recall

Book your place

To book your place please click here

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