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# This Conference will focus on changes taking place in societies worldwide and the challenges and possibilities these present. The event will take place October 21-22, 2010 at Oulo University in Finland
# The first TEAN (formerly Escalate ITE) annual conference took place at Glasgow Caledonian University on 21 May 2010. This is a report from the conference.
# The ATEE Spring University 2010 was hosted by the University of Latvia, Riga on 7th-8th May 2010. The suggested sub-theme of the conference was research understanding, self-evaluation and evaluation of educational achievements.
# The DCSF Research Conference 2010, The Use of Evidence in Policy Development and Delivery, took place at the QEII Conference Centre in London on 9 February. The day consisted of a series of addresses, followed by two workshop sessions, and a panel discussion in the afternoon. Carole Willis, Director of Research and Analysis at the DCSF, welcomed delegates, and spoke of the need to make decisions...
# UCET have organised a one-day conference on the implications of the Cambridge Review for Teacher Education, which will take place at the Ramada Manchester Piccadilly on 26th March 2010.
# The National Year of Music, a new initiative that will run throughout the 2009/10 academic year, was launched in September 2009 by Ed Balls, Secretary of State for Children, Schools and Families. The ambition is to bring together and showcase the wide range of music-related experiences available to children and young people across England, and to encourage each one of them – whatever their talent...
# "Aiming High for Young People", the Government's ten-year strategy for young people, emphasises the need for a young people's workforce of skilled, knowledgable and trusted adults. This conference focused on how this workforce is developing as a result of initiatives to strengthen leadership and management, developing a common platform of skills and building capacity in the third (charity and...
# Following on from the 14-19 Diploma ITT Conference held on 13th January 2010, the TDA are offering consultancy with Diploma Development Partnerships on individual lines of learning.
# The TDA 14-19 Diploma ITT Conference took place in Birmingham on 13 January. It provided an opportunity to consider recent developments, as well as to network and share expertise in provision for Diploma trainee teachers.
# A report of the UCET Annual Conference 2009, with the theme "New and continuing perspectives in teacher education", which was held in Hinckley, Leicestershire on 9th and 10th November.
Teach First logo The Policy First Launch of the second bi-annual Teach First Ambassador policy report, researched, written and edited by over 500 Teach First teachers in challenging schools, took place at the Radisson SAS Hotel in Birmingham on 25 November.
GTCE logo The General Teaching Council for England held an event entitled "Professionalism, research-informed practice and pedagogy" on 23rd November 2009 in London.
Exploring Professionalism Conference title A National Conference entitled "Exploring Professionalism" will be held on 10th and 11th December 2009 at Scarman House, The University of Warwick.
# The first TEAN Annual Conference (formerly ESCalate ITE) will be held on Friday, 21st May 2010 at Glasgow Caledonian University. The title of the Conference is "The Importance of Education". TEAN is the Teacher Education Advancement Network and its aims for Teacher Education are: to enhance practice, to support and promote innovation and development, to contribute to and help build research...
# 'Guidelines for new lecturers in Teacher Education' and 'A Virtual Learning Environment for Supporting Reading and Poetry' are the winning entries in the 2009 BERA/SAGE Practitioner Research Awards, which were announced at the annual British Educational Research Association (BERA) conference in Manchester on 5th September 2009. The awards recognise practitioners who have demonstrated excellence...
# This report, by Andrew Morris, was launched at an event in Reading Town Hall on 12 March 2009. Arguing that the ways in which knowledge about educational practice is produced and put to good use is of utmost importance, it outlines the need for evidence in education, where it comes from and how it is used. It also puts forward a compelling case for an "evidence friendly world" and highlights the...
# The first ever Learning and Technology World Forum, 12-14 January 2009, was organised by Becta (the UK government's lead agency on supporting technology in education) on behalf of the Department for Innovation, Universities and Skills (DIUS) and the Department for Children, Schools and Families (DCSF).
# Details of a new competition from Teachers TV for you & your school - Tomorrow's Teacher
# A conference was held last October by the Training and Development Agency (TDA) for providers who are offering the 14 - 19 "with experience" ITT model for their trainees, at the Leeds Metropolitan Hotel. The event focused on the Strand 2 "with experience" ITT model and was attended by ITT providers from across the country. Guest speakers and group discussion sessions throughout the day provided...
# A welcome message from TTRB staff to delegates of this conference.