North Independent Secondary School of the Year 2020

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

Workshops

Keynote

Rev Kate Bottley : Heart and Soul – Rediscovering the Passion
Craig Barton: Memory and Desirable Difficulties
Rev Kate Bottley : Heart and Soul – Rediscovering the Passion

Leadership

2020 – Abigail Harrison-Moore – Cultural Capital? The Challenge of Creativity in the Curriculum
2020 – Adam Speight – Leading a successful department in uncertain times
2020 – Matthew West – ‘Means to an end’ – how to create a vision for your team, your school or your MAT
Narinder Gill: Compassionate moral leadership for sustained success.
Sam Pocock: What I wish I knew when I started my leadership journey
Helen Stansfield: Managing a sudden bereavement
Britta Wray: Future leaders

Meeting individual student needs

Louisa Enstone: Understanding the Gap, rethinking strategies for disadvantaged students
Chris Dodd: Brilliant at Heart: Promoting Passion, Curiosity and Creative Thinking
Professor Julian Elliott: The dyslexia debate and why it matters to teachers
Professor Julian Elliott: “The expert teacher: preventing and managing challenging behaviour”
Lyndsey Todd: Autism from the other side

Primary

2020 – Dr Leigh Hoath – Primary Science – what is at the core?
Hywel Roberts: Imagineering: The House by the Sea
Kully Richardson: Making grammar meaningful and accessible
Richard Allman: Sit Less. Move More. How to activate your classroom.
Amanda Gifford: Implementing comparative judgement in writing
Laurence Hughes: An introduction to Philosophy for Children (P4C)
Narinder Gill: Compassionate moral leadership for sustained success.
Glen Hopkins: Giving Work an Audience at Primary
Kelly Ashley: Power-Up Spelling!
Chris Dyson: The wellbeing carrot works better than a stick

Subject specific

2020 – Professor David Crystal – Grammar Rules
Matt Pinkett: Cutting down AFOREST: A guide to teaching rhetoric
2020 – Craig Barton: “Reflect, Expect, Check, Explain” in Maths
Phil Wickham: Resin Casting on a budget
Tim Chadwick: But the mark scheme says…
Gary Wootton: Reciprocal Reading – Reflections on an EEF Trial

Teaching & learning

2020 – Charlotte Wright – The Cultural Capital Paradox: whose choices, whose responsibility and whose ends?
2020 – Rebecca Wood – Creating a coherent curriculum that is challenging, ambitious and practical
Hywel Roberts: Imagineering: The House by the Sea
Jennifer Webb: Storming the Citadel: a quest for cultural capital
Kelly Ashley: Power-Up Spelling!
Lisa-Jane Ashes: Teacher in a Cupboard
Matt Pinkett and Mark Roberts: Boys Don’t Try? Rethinking Expectations of Boys
Dr Mike Dearden: “Weighing the pig doesn’t make it grow!” or does it?
Isabelle Arnett and Safia Kauser : Knowing and Remembering more
Gary Wootton: Reciprocal Reading – Reflections on an EEF Trial

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