TMGAConf16 / #BeerMeet - 8th April, Manchester
A must for teachers for Geography, TMGAConf16 will “take place on the Friday Evening before the famous #BeerMeet”. The event is organised by leaders-in-their-field David Rogers and Jo Debens, the latter of whom will be presenting ‘I'm still a Geographer: influencing the whole school from a new SLT view’. Also included on the agenda are Catherine Owen (‘Connecting geography and literacy - from rapping to letter writing & more‘), Paul Berry (‘35 Years of Fieldwork’) and Richard Maurice (‘Bringing knowledge back; powerful knowledge in the Geography classroom’).
#TMPlymRevise - 13th April, Plymouth
Covering a variety of topics, this Tor Bridge High-hosted gathering’s main focus will be on effective revision, exam prep, interventions and ensuring both student and staff wellbeing in the coming exam season. Not only will each attendee be given a wellbeing goodie bag, but organisers Nina Elliott and Ruth Golding have secured great presentations from the likes of Crista Hazell, Sharon Davison, Rebecca Edwards, Paul McCormack and Joshua Clarke.
#WomenEd LeadMeet Bristol - 16th April
Focusing on leadership, this WomenEd event boasts a tremendous line-up thus far, including workshops from Hannah Wilson (‘Leading Change’), Keziah Featherstone (‘Your Covering Letter’), Mark Davies (‘Leadership After Headship’), Kate Fiddian (‘How to knock the socks off the interview panel’), Bukky Yusuf (‘Work life balance, Well being and Women Ed’) and Jules Daulby (the amazingly titled ‘How not to be a crap teacher and crap parent’).
Visit the event page for more information.
ASE Science TeachMeet - 27th April, Loughborough
- ‘Why you will never catch smallpox - a new cross curriculum resources’, by Tanya Dempster, ASE.
- ‘Learning from a Neuroscience Perspective’, by Taz Khan.
- ‘Playing Card Plenaries’, by Morag Herring.
- ‘"Mission: Starlight" and other treasures of the RSC website’, by Heidi Dobbs.
Visit the main TeachMeet page for full listings.