Northern Lights

Fusehill Street Carlisle, Cumbria, CA1 2HH Carlisle - Fusehill Street

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St. Ninian Catholic Federation, Carlisle in partnership with University of Cumbria bring 'Northern Lights' to Carlisle a day of education discussion and debate, taking place at the University of Cumbria.

We are delighted to be able to invite you to a day of education discussion and debate, taking place at the University of Cumbria in Carlisle.

The conference is aimed at all who wish to explore and share strategies and explore practice dedicated to improving educational outcomes - from system leaders to class teachers, from governors to local authority.

Current confirmed speakers include:

Programme of the day

TimeActivity
10:00am Keynote speaker
Frank Cottrell-Boyce
10:45am Workshops
- From Shanghai to the Shires - Chris Pyle
- Building the Kingdom - Dame Rachel de Souza
- Neglected North? Stephen Tierney/Jacky Kennedy
- It’s Good to Talk - Rebecca Earnshaw
- Recording: One Big Idea – Recording
11:30am  NorthernEd - powerhouse or poorhouse?
Mark Lehain/Ed Dorrell/Prof Sam Twiselton/Libby Nicholas 
12:15pm  Lunch 
1:15pm  Keynote speaker
TBC
2:00pm  Workshops
- Trivium - Martin Robinson
- Free-for-all? Fair-for-All? - Reuben Moore/Sam Freedman
- CPD and Me: Growing Excellence - David Weston/Matthew Hood
- Broad and Balanced? - Heather Fearn/Libby Nicholas
- Recording – Reasons to be Cheerful
2:45pm Close

Price

Tickets cost just £40, to include lunch and refreshments, with further discount available for group bookings. Please contact the organiser with any inquiries.

If you would like further information, do please get in touch. We hope to see you on the day!

*UPDATE: Due to a last-minute diary clash, unfortunately Nick Gibb and Sam Freedman are no longer able to attend. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Fusehill Street Carlisle, Cumbria, CA1 2HH Carlisle - Fusehill Street