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We’re inviting your learners to join us virtually to explore a range of topics in education and early years, and gain insight into the varied career pathways available in the sector.

The Unique Child

Wednesday 21 February, 2-4pm 

Our next student conference, taking place on Wednesday 21 February, 2-4pm will explore the theme of 'The Unique Child’, focusing on the critical importance of recognising, valuing and respecting the holistic needs of each child. 

What will my learners gain from the event?  

They’ll have the opportunity to:  

  • hear from subject specialists and professionals about the importance of recognition and the holistic approach to child development 
  • learn practical skills for placements  
  • listen to their peers as other students speak about their experience in the sector 
  • ask questions to our panel of experts and professionals. 

Who will be speaking at the event? 

We’re delighted to have a range of fantastic speakers joining us at the event, including: 

  • Ella Lloyd Newman, Research Lead on the SEEN programme  
  • Julie Hilton, Sixth form school  
  • Kara Tuckey, Head of Apprenticeships at Child base (joined by an apprentice)  
  • Michelle Bugby, Programme Lead Early childhood studies, and family learning.  University of Northampton  
  • Zoë Welsh, specialist teacher of E.A.L. and migrant learners, and doctoral research student at University of the West of England 

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We’re always keen to hear your feedback on our student conferences and any ideas you have for future conferences so we can continue to improve our events for your learners. If you’ve attended one of our events, please fill in this short survey, alternatively, you can send your feedback via email: [email protected] 


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