Kids’ Conference 2016 – registrations open!

After last year’s conference, when the truly amazing Sir Ken Robinson lent his voice to the work we’ve been doing for the Kids’ Conference over last five years, we have been working with the wider Kids’ Conference team to build participation and opportunities. As well as continuing to work with Jo and the great team…

The magic of Sir Ken

In July 2015 I rang the Washington Speakers Bureau to ask whether Sir Ken Robinson might be able to offer a keynote speech at the 2015 Kids’ Conference. Knowing Sir Ken’s speaking profile, I thought at best I would get a polite reply from the Bureau to decline the request. My hope in getting in…

Between Samos and Ephesus

The paper I presented at the International Conference on Education in Greece in 2011 on curriculum in England and Australia is now online. I presented an alternative curriculum model and a review of some of the issues facing the National Curriculum processes in place in England and in-train in Australia at the time. The ‘trade’…