09:00 – 09:45

Registration and refreshments

09:45 – 10:00

Introduction and welcome from the Chair

Chris Warn, LOtC Quality Badge Assessor. Former Senior Education Adviser for Shropshire, and Ofsted Lead Inspector

10:00 – 10:30

Keynote 1

A message from the DfE: The continued importance of sustainability

Janice Lawson, Head of Sustainable Development, DfE

10:30 – 11:00

Keynote 2

Decrease your school’s energy costs and comply with your duties to achieve carbon reduction

Daniel Fernbank, Public Sector Project Manager, Carbon Trust

11:00 – 11:10 

Questions

11:10 – 11:40

Morning Refreshments

Keynote 3

11:40 – 12:10

A view from Ofsted: Use sustainability as a tool to achieve whole-school improvement
Bryan Davies HMI, Head of Sustainable Development, Ofsted

12:10 – 13:00

Streamed Sessions 1

1A

1B

1C

1D

Practical tips to obtain funding to advance sustainability in your school

Anthony David, Author, Deputy Headteacher & Head of Children’s Centre, Highgate Primary School

Conduct an environmental audit of your school to identify areas for action

Diana McDonnell, Deputy Headteacher, Mountbatten School

Practical strategies to meaningfully embed sustainability into the curriculum at KS1 + 2

Kate Nash, Headteacher, Silverhill Primary School

Practical strategies to meaningfully embed sustainability into the

curriculum at KS3 + 4
John Burden, Educational Consultant

13:00 – 14:00

Lunch

Keynote 4

14:00 – 14:30

Inspire staff and colleagues to get on board with developing a sustainable school

Tony Hawkhead, Chief Executive, Groundwork

14:30 – 15:20

Streamed Sessions 2

2A

2B

2C

2D

Use the s3 and other tools to demonstrate the impact of sustainability on school improvement to Ofsted

Mark Ellis, Science and Sustainability Coordinator, Starks Field Primary School

Create learning outside the classroom experiences to support sustainability

Chris Warn, LOtC Quality Badge Assessor. Former Senior Education Adviser for Shropshire, and Ofsted Lead Inspector

PRIMARY ONLY

Maintain momentum among students and staff for a whole-school approach to sustainability

Tricia Opalko, Headteacher, St. Edmund Campion Catholic Primary School

SECONDARY ONLY

Maintain momentum among students and staff for a whole-school approach to sustainability

Keith Page, Lead Teacher for Environment, Norham Community Technology College

15:20 – 15:40

Afternoon Refreshments

15:40 – 16:30

Streamed Sessions 3

3A

3B

3C

3D

Effective and motivating leadership: manage sustainability for whole-school improvement

Gill Hickman, Sustainability Co-Ordinator and Head of Biology, Ringwood School

Evaluate the impact and assess the progress of your sustainability programme

Freda Eyden, Environmental Projects Co-ordinator, Woodheys Primary School

SECONDARY ONLY

Develop the global dimension and cultivate your students as global citizens

Helen Gosnell, AST Global Dimension & Sustainable Development, Sir John Lawes School

Engage and gain parental support to enhance the impact of sustainability on students and the wider community
Dr David Dixon, Headteacher, Bowbridge Primary School

16:30

Conference Close

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