CURRICULUM | CHARACTER | CONDUCT

This conference was aimed at executive and governance leaders.  It was designed to connect you to ministers, regulators and policy makers.

The Rt Hon Nick Gibb MP Minister of State for Schools
Mark Lehain Director of Parents and Teachers for Excellence & founder of the Bedford Free School
Ian Bauckham CBE CEO Tenax Trust and Chair of the Character Education Advisory Group

Agenda was

09.30                                                Registration opens

10.00 – 10.05                                 Welcome: Rob McDonough, Chair, CST

10.05 – 10.15                                  A Question of Conduct
                                                           Leora Cruddas, CEO, CST and Mark Lehain, Director, Parents and Teachers for Excellence

10.15 – 10.30                                  Nick Gibb, Minister of State for Schools 

10.30 – 11.10                                  Panel: A Question of Conduct chaired by Mark Lehain with:

Ian Bauckham CBE, CEO Tenax Trust and Chair of the Character Education Advisory Group
Stuart Gardner, CEO, The Thinking Schools Academy Trust
Tim Blake, Assistant Principal, Bedford Free School                

11.10 – 11.30                                   A Question of Character
                                                          Ian Bauckham CBE, CEO Tenax Trust and Chair of the Character Education Advisory Group

11.30 – 11.55                                  Break

11.55 – 12.20                                  A Question of Curriculum
                                                          Leora Cruddas, CEO, CST

                                                       Curriculum Drivers – Keynotes

12.20 – 12.30                               Keynote: Curriculum drivers: Mastery. Autonomy. Purpose.
                                                          Luke Sparkes, Executive Principal, Dixons

12.30 – 12.40                                 Keynote: Curriculum driver: Knowledge.
                                                          John Blake, Curriculum Design Lead for Ark

12.40 – 12.50                                 Keynote: Curriculum drivers: Head. Hand. Heart.
                                                          Peter Hyman, School 21 and Big Education

12.50 – 13.00                                Keynote: Curriculum drivers: Academic and personal excellence.
                                                          Liz Robinson, Surrey Square Primary and Big Education

13.00 – 14.00                                 Lunch and networking

14.00 – 14.45                                 Panel: The substance of education chaired by Ed Dorrell with:

Liz Robinson, Co-Director of Big Education
Luke Sparkes, Executive Principal, Dixons Academies Trust
John Blake, Curriculum Design Lead for Ark
Peter Hyman, Co-Founder of School 21 and Co-Director of Big Education

14.50 – 15.45                                 Practitioner-led Workshops

15.45                                                Conference ends

Agenda subject to change

Curriculum drivers keynotes:

Mastery. Autonomy. Purpose.
Luke Sparkes – Executive Principal, Dixons

Knowledge.
John Blake – Curriculum Design Lead for Ark

Academic and personal excellence.
Liz Robinson – Surrey Square Primary and Big Education

Head. Hand. Heart.
Peter Hyman – School 21 and Big Education

Practitioner-Led Workshops:

  • Learning progressions within Star Assessments
    Renaissance Learning & Lyndsay Bawden, David Ross Education Trust
  • Growing your MAT
    Andy Burns OBE, CEO The Redhill Academy Trust
  • Legal Workshop
    Browne Jacobson LLP
  • National Teacher Accreditation
    NTA

Exhibitors to include:

Target Audience

Chief Executive Officers, Headteachers and Principals, Trustees and Governors, Senior Leadership Teams, Finance Directors, Business Managers, Clerks and Company Secretaries.

 

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