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Women in Education YH Annual Conference
July 6 @ 8:30 am - 2:00 pm£25
Women Leading in Education Network, YH
Unlocking Potential | Raising Aspirations #Balanceforbetter
Sponsored by Yorkshire Inclusive TSA
Our vision is to
- empower, develop and connect current and future leaders to redress the gender inequalities in leader- ship across all sectors of education.
- promote potential, build authentic leadership and celebrate achievements of women leaders to inspire future generations.
The aim of the network is to develop a visible network to provide support, professional development and opportu- nities to connect with like-minded women leaders.
The theme of our conference this year is based on the International Women’s Day #BalanceforBetter. The campaign continues and our aim to support women in education so there is #balanceforbetter in gender pay; working patterns; leadership roles, school workforce and we way we lead.
We are delighted to confirm our amazing and talented keynote speakers:
Dr. Tamsin Bowers-Brown, Associate Professor of Learning and Teaching, Head of Pedagogic Practice at University of Derby
Louise Elliott, Head of Technology at Sky 2, a dedicated IT leader with a passion for agile approaches. She is an international speaker on agile software development and leadership and she also writes a blog, which can be read at louise-elliott.com
Jenny Webb, Assistant Headteacher at Co-operative Academy, Leeds and author of How to teach English Literature – overcoming cultural poverty
And our amazing and talented workshop facilitators:
Andy Sammons – Head of English and author of ‘The Compassionate Teacher: why compassionate should be at the heart of our schools’
Workshop:Educational Threat and Nature’s Failsafe
Vicky Fox, Director for English and Communications, Skipton Girls’ High School & Emma Dobson, Assistant Director for Science, Harrogate High School
Workshop: Syndrome: What is it and how to overcome it.
Liz Dawson – Leadership and Wellbeing Coach and a#WomenEd Regional leader
Workshop: difficult conversations with professional dialogue supporting individual well-being.
Emma Shepphard – Founder of the Maternity Teacher|Paternity Teacher Project.
Workshop: Friendly Leadership: People, Parents, Professionals
Conference programme outline – timings may change
0830 Arrival and refreshments
0930 Keynote #1
1000 Keynote #2
1030 Refreshments and networking
1045 Workshops #1
1130 Workshops #2
1215 Keynote #3
1245 Looking ahead to 2020
Raffle draw – we have some fabulous prizes
1315 Two course lunch in the restaurant
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on behalf of the Women Leading in Education Network Y&H
The Women Leading In Education Network Yorkshire & Humber – a network for women by women working in partnership including #WomenEd, Yorkshire & Humber Diversity Steering Group, Yorkshire Leadership Community, Regional Teaching School Alliances and local authorities from across the region. This conference is part funded by the DfE WLE.