Educational Engagement events 2017/18

Teachers and Advisors' Conferences

Each year the University of Leeds hosts CPD conferences in Leeds and London. These events are designed to support staff in the post-16 sector who have specific responsibilities for progression and guidance to higher education. Our 2018 events will take place on the following dates:

Leeds: Wednesday 23 May, University House, University of Leeds  - register your place

London: Thursday 14 June, CCT Venues-Barbican, London - register your place

Audience: Teachers

Linguastars Summer School

27 - 28 June 2018

A two-day summer school for Year 12 students of French, Spanish or German who are interested in studying a new language at university.  The summer school aims to provide young learners with with a taste of university life as a language student bother academically and socially.

For further information contact Alex Peel or download the flyer.  To book a place, please complete the application form.

Audience: Year 12 language students

Drama Teacher Conference

6 July 2018

Our annual event returns with James Brining, Artistic Director at the West Yorkshire Playhouse providing the keynote speech. James will discuss the role of regional theatre, the national picture of the industry and opportunities for young people. Delegates will have the opportunity to reflect on the first year of teaching the new Drama GCSE specification and participate in a range of interactive and innovative workshops, designed and delivered by University of Leeds academic staff.

For further information contact Kathie Hunter or download the flyer.

Art Teachers Residential

9 - 11 July 2018

Following the success of our first Art Teacher Residential in 2017, the University and the Association of Art History are again offering a unique opportunity for teachers to join us on campus for this free, three day event, designed to improve professionals' delivery of both academic and practical Art Lessons. 

The event is open to teachers of Key Stages 3, 4 and 5. For more information download the flyer or to book a place, please contact Sarah Richardson. Please note places are limited so early booking is advised to avoid disappointment.