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February 2017

Voices: valuing young adolescents in education

February 18, 2017

15 places | £55 per person This day course is designed for teachers of KS2 and KS3 to support their work in listening to students in and out of classrooms. The course will provide space and time for teachers to share ideas about transformation for older children and young adolescents through enabling them to become articulate about the values and principles that can shape their lives and schools and classrooms. This course has a professional accreditation pathway and is also…

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March 2017

Quaker Values in RE teaching and curriculum

March 11, 2017

15 places | £55 per person This one day course is for teachers of RE in primary and secondary schools. Drawing on participants' experience of the current situation in RE, it will consider how Quaker values can inform both the content and method of teaching. It will include workshop time to develop ideas cooperatively. This course has a professional accreditation pathway and is also free standing. It can provide a starting point for professional accreditation through the Teaching and Learning…

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July 2017

Birmingham Governors Network: Towards The Compassionate School

July 8, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 1:15 pm
Austin Court, 80 Cambridge Street
Birmingham, B1 2NP
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A half-day conference from 9.30 am to 1.15 pm followed by a networking lunch on Saturday July 8th. The conference will offer a practical vision of the compassionate curriculum and it will provide good practice and process examples of compassionate schools in action. In doing this, the conference will highlight the International Charter for Compassion and it will debate the idea of compassion as the overarching and subsuming British value.The conference will make the case for a Birmingham ‘Compassionate Guarantee’…

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August 2017

17th International Institute for Peace Education, Innsbruck, Austria

August 27, 2017 @ 8:00 am - September 2, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
Grillhof Seminar Centre Innsbruck, Austria + Google Map

This year’s institute is being organized in partnership with the IIPE Secretariat, members of the Faculty of Education and Queens’ College at the University of Cambridge, and the MA Program and UNESCO Chair for Peace Studies at the University of Innsbruck. This year’s institute is being organized in partnership with the IIPE Secretariat, members of the Faculty of Education and Queens’ College at the University of Cambridge, and the MA Program and UNESCO Chair for Peace Studies at the University…

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October 2017

“Education for the Soul” Conference

October 19, 2017

The conference will aim to explore and establish new and sustainable ways of leading that will enable School Leaders to overcome the stresses of their roles and maintain their ability to lead and inspire others. Click here for more information

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February 2018

Quaker schools and what they teach us about the importance of school culture to educational engagement & student well-being.

February 28, 2018 @ 7:30 pm
Woodbrooke, 1046 Bristol Road
Birmingham, B29 6LJ United Kingdom
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Nigel Newton, who has just finished his PhD into Quaker schools, will be talking about his research methods and findings at Woodbrooke from 7.30pm onwards. This is a free, open event so all are welcome.

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May 2018

Britain Yearly Meeting 2018

May 4, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - May 7, 2018 @ 4:00 pm
Friends House, Euston Road
London, sw1 United Kingdom
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This year, Yearly Meeting will be considering whether it is time to revise Quaker faith & practice, the book of discipline for Britain Yearly Meeting. Everyone, whether coming in person or upholding Yearly Meeting at home or in local Quaker communities is asked to help the discernment of Yearly Meeting by doing the preparation set out in Preparation for Yearly Meeting.

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QVinE’s new Perspectives – the writers speak

May 6, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Friends House, Euston Road
London, sw1 United Kingdom
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Experience and Faith in Education: essays from Quaker Perspectives. This new book contains substantial essays by Quakers who have worked within the state school system. The authors give extraordinary insights from their experience, relating their thinking to testimonies, so education and our values might be aligned within a system treating children as economic units. This event will be held in the Margaret Fell room.

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February 2019

SILENCE

February 13 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Donald McIntyre Building, Faculty of Education, 184 Hills Road
Cambridge, CB2 8PQ United Kingdom
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(Re-)Viewing the concept of silence across multiple perspectives by an interdisciplinary panel of researchers A panel of interdisciplinary researchers share how they research/theorise the concept and materiality of ‘silence’. Click here to find out more

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