| Tuesday, 24 June 2014 |
Global event
Teaching & Learning Conference
9:00 AM

Date: 24 June 2014

Venue: British Library, London NW1 2DB

This national conference is being run by the Learning Consortium, a group of Further Education providers funded and commissioned by the Education and Training Foundation.

The conference is a unique opportunity to hear from those at the cutting edge of research into independent learning. You will also learn from practitioners who have developed an innovative model for improving teaching and learning founded on evidence based practice. If you haven’t already booked your place, on-line registration is now open for this stimulating and forward-thinking event. An outline programme for the day is available below.

We look forward to seeing you on the day.

Click to Book now    Fee: £50

Confirmed Keynote Speakers:
Professor Stephen Heppell Baroness Susan Greenfield


  • 09.55: Introduction and Welcome
  • 10.05: Keynote: Leading Learning
  • 10.30: Workshops and seminars 1 (repeated in the afternoon)
  • 11.30: Coffee
  • 11.45: Keynote: Metacognition and use of Technology in Learning [Professor Stephen Heppell]  - This keynote explores how today’s teachers and learners might both achieve their best potential.
  • 12.30: Lunch
  • 13.30: Keynote: The mind of the Independent Learner [Baroness Susan Greenfield] - This keynote explores what we can learn from the brain sciences about learning.
  • 14.15: Coffee
  • 14.30: Workshops and seminars 2 (repeat of morning sessions)
  • 15.30: Finale, Plenary and Conference close
  • 16:00 Close