A New Direction’s 2014 schools’ conference

The event will explore practical approaches to cultural education in the new National Curriculum through a series of talks and workshops.

Date: 16/06/2024 – 16/06/2024


The event
is aimed at senior leaders, subject specialists and classroom teachers in
London schools. – See more.

Date: Thursday 16 October 2014
Time: 9.00am – 4.00pm
Venue: The British Library Conference Centre, London, NW1 2DB

Book now via eventbrite…

Confirmed speakers and panellists include:

Poet and
educator Jacob
Sam La Rose

London Curriculum lead from the GLA Helen Nistala
Creative education specialist Anne Bamford
Kate Attard
, Trinity College London
Helen Histala, Greater London Authority
Oonagh Barry, Music Mark
Steve Moffitt, CEO of A New Direction

conference workshops will also provide an opportunity for in-depth exploration
of the curriculum and sharing practice to create new approaches for arts and
cultural learning to support the following school priorities:

  • Literacy
  • Numeracy
  • Communication
  • Digital

About Booking

You will
need to choose your workshop choices when you book and you will not be able to change these on
the day of the conference.

event is free to attend, but a cancellation fee of £60 will be charged for late
notice cancellations or no-shows.

note: This event is not currently open for bookings from arts and cultural
If you
are from an arts or cultural organisation and would like your name to be added
to the waiting list, please email Maria
. You might also be interested in our upcoming Learning
Exchange event for arts and cultural organisation on working with schools – for
more information see here.

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