Annual Equity in Education & Society Conference

Friday 15th July – 13:00 to 18:00, including networking reception from 17:00. Saturday 16th July – 9:30 to 16:00, with 10:00 Keynote start.   Audience: Anyone interested in ‘equity’ issues in educational, social and/or work contexts.   Keynote Speakers: Naheeda Maharasingam FCCT, Headteacher, Rathfern Primary School Dr Anna Carlile, Head of School of Professional Studies, Goldsmiths University […]

Understanding Trauma: Ask the Expert


For this session ACAMH welcome David Trickey to share his knowledge and insights into trauma, specifically exploring children’s responses to traumatic events, when it might become problematic, how it might present itself and why schools make perfect therapeutic environments to support young people who have experienced trauma. David will also be answering your questions in a […]

ACT Teaching Citizenship Conference 2022

This year’s conference invites reflection on the overwhelming challenges facing the next generation; rising inequality, proliferation of misinformation and conspiracy theories, the impending climate crisis, and how the Citizenship curriculum can support transformational outcomes to ensure young people are equipped with the knowledge and skills to shape their communities for good and teachers are prepared to empower them […]

Celebrating BAME excellence in education

We are delighted to invite you to our Teach First BAME Network Conference: Celebrating BAME Excellence in Education About this event THE BASICS WHAT: This event is bringing together BAME trailblazers, visionaries and leaders who will share their incredible career journeys, experiences and advice. There will be keynote speakers, a panel, a range of workshops and […]

Treescapes ‘Voices of the Future’: The story of the Manchester Poplar Tree

Treescapes ‘Voices of the Future’ project at Manchester Metropolitan University, present an event for teachers of English and Science The Black Poplar is one of the UK’s rarest native trees and an extraordinary symbol for Manchester. The tree’s remarkable tolerance to industrial pollution meant that it was widely planted in the late nineteenth century and, […]

Maths Anxiety in Teachers

“Teachers and too much homework contribute to maths anxiety” Level of maths anxiety within same school or classroom found to predict individuals’ maths achievement (The Guardian 8th February 2022) This Guardian article reported on a new large scale study (1,175,515 students)  into maths anxiety conducted by Dr Nathan Lau and colleagues at University of Western […]

Teaching Rural Network present: Primary School Visit

This school visit is around the theme of Curriculum in small schools with mixed aged classes and how to make it work The Teaching Rural Network would like to present its first school visit where we showcase excellence in the rural teaching setting. This school visit will give you the chance to see three Primary […]

WomenEdNI #IWD2022 Unconference #BreakTheBias

WomenEdNI are celebrating #InternationalWomensDay2022! We are thrilled to be setting the stage for #InternationalWomensDay celebrations in Assumption Grammar School, Ballynahinch on Saturday 26th February 2022. This unconference showcases and supports the women who work in our education system, all shaping a confident, representative, equitable society.  Connect with old and new friends as along with our […]

Education Commission Showcase by The Edge Foundation

Explore areas of cross-over and connection between some of the most important Commissions and groups operating in education right now! There are a range of incredibly important Commissions, Committees and groups working at the forefront of education change at the moment. This is your chance to get up to speed with all of their work […]

Proud Leadership Programme

LGBTed is delighted to offer, for the third year, our fully funded Proud Leadership programme, promoting more diversity into school leadership, specifically teachers identifying as LGBTQ+ or allies. This unique programme is a series of 3 full day CPD events followed by 3 hours of bespoke mentoring and training not available anywhere else! * This […]