Skills Test Preparation Days - Literacy

Friday, 24 November 2017 at 4.00 PM
Running until Saturday, 21 April 2018 at 9.00 AM

Skills Test Preparation Days - Literacy. This one day course will take place at our Kedleston Road site.

Skills Test Preparation Days - Numeracy

Saturday, 18 November 2017 at 9.00 AM
Running until Saturday, 7 April 2018 at 9.00 AM

Skills Test Preparation Days - Numeracy. This one day course will take place at our Kedleston Road site.

1st Annual Education Studies Conference 2018, The Battle for Children’s Minds

Wednesday, 11 April 2018 at 10.00 AM

Dr Stephen Law, author of The War for Children’s Minds, and Dr Helene Guldberg, author of Reclaiming Childhood: Freedom and Play in an Age of Fear, will introduce us to the contemporary battle for children’s minds and morals.

The SEND reforms four years on

Wednesday, 7 March 2018 at 6.00 PM
Running until Wednesday, 7 March 2018 at 7.30 PM

How schools can improve SEND practice and why OFSTED is their best friend in achieving this! Professor Brian Lamb OBE will look at how the current SEND reforms are changing the shape of the practice and the role of engaging parents to achieve better outcomes and attainment.

Re-drawing the international skills map

Thursday, 1 March 2018 at 12.00 PM
Running until Thursday, 1 March 2018 at 2.00 PM

Current reforms propose a redrawing of the skills map of Europe. Professor Matthias Pilz of the University of Cologne will talk about his research into the application of the European dual training system in the international operations of German multi-national business.