Sex Education Forum Conference: Countdown to statutory RSE

From NEU:

NEU poster for conference on Countdown to statutory RSE. Green background with conference date and time. Egg-timer motif.Friday 30 November, 9:30 – 16:30

Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre, 108 Stamford Street, London, SE1 9NH

To support schools with the changes to RSE in England we are sponsoring the Sex Education Forum’s Conference which will give guidance on the new legislation and advice on how to build an inclusive and up-to-date RSE programme. Mary Bousted is a keynote speaker. You can find out more and book your tickets on the link below.

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/conference-countdown-to-statutory-rse-tickets-47220408513

Christine Blower: meeting to mobilise international solidarity against far right.

A meeting to build solidarity against the far right, following elections in Brazil.

Protestors demonstrate against far right in Brazil. Photo show demonstrators, some with mauve banners, some with Red banners. Mass demonstration.Christine Blower, NEU (NUT Section), and trade unionists meet with other campaigners.

Brazil After The Elections

Tuesday, 20 November 2018 from 19:00 to 21:00 (GMT)

House of Commons
SW1A 0AA London
United Kingdom

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Reclaiming Education Annual Conference 10/11/2018

Artwork for Reclaiming Education Annual Conference. Depicts two young children in grey silhouette, standing facing an image of a face reminiscent of "The Scream" by Edvard Munch (1893). The words "Unrelenting Demands" are printed in red letters above the face. The words "Stress", Anxiety", "Excessive Testing", and "Pressure" are printed in each corner of the poster.Reclaiming Education Annual Conference

Saturday 10 November, 10:30am to 3:30pm

Hamilton House, Mabledon Place, London, WC1H 9BD

In addition to Diane Reay, Professor of Education at Cambridge University and myself, the following speakers have been confirmed:

Madeline Holt, Rescue our Schools

John Hayes, Camden Headteacher

Jayne Grant, former Deputy Head Inclusion

Emma Murray, Haringey Headteacher

Richard Reiser, Inclusion Campaigner

Book your place here:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/what-are-we-doing-to-our-young-people-is-education-going-in-the-wrong-direction-tickets-50562165799

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Musicians’ Union: Teachers’ CPD Weekend, 27 – 28 October 2018

Message from NEU:

Musicians’ Union Teachers’ CPD Weekend, 27 – 28 October 2018

Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance, London

This biennial event gives musicians who teach the opportunity to meet other music education specialists, teachers and practitioners to share skills and practice. Debates, workshops and valuable 1-1 surgeries complete the itinerary, along with music-making and networking with colleagues working in music education from across the UK. Recipient of the 2017 Ivor Novello Lifetime Achievement Award, Nitin Sawhney will be presenting the keynote address. For full details of the event and to apply for tickets go here:

https://www.musiciansunion.org.uk/Home/Events/2018/Oct/Teachers-Continued-Professional-Development-Weeke

 

“LGBT+ Education in the 21st” CPD Conference for all

From NEU London Region:

Equality events and CPD opportunities this term, organised by the National Education Union.

Key CPD Highlight:

“LGBT+ Education in the 21st” CPD Conference for all

Saturday 3 November

All are welcome to attend this one-day CPD conference aimed at building LGBT+ inclusion in our education system.

There will be workshops, panel debates and much more to be announced.

Tickets are going fast, book now to avoid disappointment:

Book now »
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/30-years-since-section-28-lgbt-education-in-the-21st-century-tickets-46836542359?utm_source=National%20Union%20of%20Teachers&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=9849896_London%20Equality%20Bulletin&dm_i=1RS,5V488,U5ZW1F,MXD01,1

equality word on colorful blurred bokeh background

SUTR: International conference against Racism & Fascism

Information from Stand Up To Racism:

Demonstrators supporting Stand Up To Racism. They are carrying a banner unfurled across the whole of the front of the group. Banner states "Stand Up To Racism. Say no to Islamophobia. EU Workers here to stay. Stamp out antisemitism. Refugees welcome."

Sign up for the international conference against Racism & Fascism

An international conference to discuss how we can confront the rise of racism and fascism.

DATE AND TIME
Sat 20 October 2018
10:00 – 17:30 BST

LOCATION
Friends House
173 Euston Road
London
NW1 2BJ

Image from Stand Up To Racism conference webpage. Words in magenta and yellow on rectangular magenta background. International Conference. Confronting the rise of racism and facism. Register now.

Cost: £5.98 – £11.37
Buy tickets online here
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/confronting-racism-fascism-international-conference-tickets-47473084273
Refund Policy: No Refunds

Themes and speakers include:
Donald Trump to Tommy Robinson: Halting the growth of the racist right • Opposing Islamophobia & Antisemitism • Windrush – Combating the Hostile Environment • Grenfell – unite against austerity and racism • Refugees Welcome Here

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