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CONFERENCES

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TEDxYouth Event: Students Speak Out

The Bradford Education Festival is partnering with the Speakers Trust to work with Year 10 students across our city to help them develop their public speaking and communication skills to share their perspective on our city.

You’ve Taught It – But Did They Get It? Learning from the latest research on student feedback and assessment

In this focused one day conference, we’ll explore the very latest thinking on student feedback to find out what works, as the Education Endowment Foundation prepares to publish it latest evidence review on this topic.

Leaders of the Future: Dare to Dream

Two half day mini-conferences for the next generation of Bradford’s school leaders. Join top national speakers to explore the future and shape your personal plan.

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CELEBRATIONS

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Pupils' Art Exhibition

The National Museum are handing over their foyer space for a special exhibition of student art during the Bradford Education festival week.

Celebration Event

Bradford Sings! School Choirs Rock St Georges Hall

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GET INVOLVED AND #BEINSPIRED2020

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Students and young people are the reason we’re here – so we wanted them to be at the BE2020 too.

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We’ve released our intial programme for BE2020 next June, with conferences, debates and celebrations at the heart of plans.

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Major Partners…

We teamed up with PwC, the TES Institute and the Telegraph and Argus to explore the future of education next summer is debate series running over three days, from 16 to 18 June.

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#BEINSPIRED2020

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Andy Buck

Author, speaker, former headteacher and director at National College, now the CEO of Leadership Matters and founder of The Started Foundation.

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Mary Myatt

Mary Myatt

Education adviser, writer and speaker, much in demand to work with teachers and leaders about learning, leadership and the curriculum.

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Jenny Webb

Teacher, leader, author, blogger and speaker – the person behind “funkpedagogy.com” - currently Assistant Principal: Teaching, Learning and Staff Development at West Yorkshire Academy.

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Andy Sammons

Author of “The Compassionate Teacher”, a serving classroom teacher, currently Head of English  at a large secondary school in West Yorkshire. 

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Matt Hood

Matt Hood

Chief Education Officer at Ambition Institute, a former teacher, school leader, government policy advisor and CEO at the Institute for Teaching.

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Amjad Ali

Amjad Ali

Teacher, trainer, TEDx speaker, practising SENCO and senior leader working a start up secondary school.

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Education Awards Logo 2020 (long)

Could your school be an award winner?

Before BE 2020, we working with the Telegraph and Argus to support the Bradford School Awards – celebrating the best of education in our city. Entries for the 2020 awards open on the 1st of October 2019.

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Don’t leave it too late – the closing date for entries is 16th of December 2019. Tell us what’s great about your school.