Easy as 123: Making numeracy and maths count in Scotland
Please see attached link for the Children in Scotland National Conference on raising attainment through numeracy. The conference is taking place on 16th January 2014 in Glasgow. Confirmed speakers are:
• Michael Steer, Deputy Headteacher, Thornhill Community Academy – Channel 4’s ‘Educating Yorkshire’
• Dr Alasdair Allan, Minister for Learning, Science and Scotland’s Languages
• Keir Bloomer, Education Consultant and former head of the School Reform Commission
• Norman Emerson, SSLN lead, Education Scotland
• Rob Eastaway, Author and ambassador for maths
• Maulfry Worthington Researcher and Writer, Children’s Mathematical Graphics, VU University Amsterdam
Dianne Mackenzie from Windygoul Primary will also be leading a workshop along with Midlothian on the SEAL approach to numeracy.
To book or for more information, please go to: http://www.childreninscotland.org.uk/html/tra_tshow.php?ref=1851
A one day conference is being held on Tuesday 15 May in Glasgow.
For more information and a leaflet: www.medicacpd.com or contact Carolyn@medicacpd.com, telephone 0141-270-8097
Early Years Conference ‘Are We Securely Attached?’
Thursday 17th March 2011
Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh
Cost: £25 for East Lothian Practitioners
£35 for Practitioners External to East Lothian
More details and booking form available at: https://www.edubuzz.org/earlyyears/
or from Pauline Evans 01620 827141
The Early Years Team at the University of Aberdeen would like to invite you to participate in this half day conference on Supporting the Emotional Health and Wellbeing of Young Children.
Please see flyer below for details and online registration.
For further information about this event please select from the links below:
Event Details (PDF Version): Emotion WBeing 13 Nov 2010 Conference Poster
Register via their online store: click here
“Don’t Booze and Bruise”
Alcohol Fuelled Violence Conference
Friday 22nd October 2010, 0900 – 1200
RSVP BY 8TH OCTOBER
Scottish Mining Museum, Newtongrange
Given the increased publicity of this problem and the steps being proposed in relation to minimum pricing by the Scottish Government this Conference is uniquely placed to explore the issue from all angles.
This event will help to raise awareness and explore the relationship between alcohol misuse and harm in our communities
This Conference will provide you with a national and local context problem profile. It will give you an indication of what role you or you colleagues can play and the support available to you in helping to eradicate this menace.
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Are you between the age of 14 and 17?
Would you like to find out about the realities of life as a writer?
The Young Writers Conference will include advice from
professional writers and industry insiders, as well asa
performance and creative writing workshops from
Jason Donald, Ella Hickson and Ryan Van Winkle.
For further details and how to apply visit