Educational Engagement events 2017/18


National Art & Design Saturday Club

From 11 November 2017

Call for new members! The Saturday Club provides young people aged 13-16 with the unique opportunity to study art and design at their local college, university or museum free of charge. Suitable for students of all abilities, the workshops are designed to raise aspirations and attainment in school. Download the flyer

Audience: Years 9, 10 & 11

Truth Telling, Art History in the Digital Age of Global Uncertainty  

26 October 2017

Join us for the inaugural public lecture for the Association for Art History. For this talk Professor Griselda Pollock will provide an insight on art history today, for the coming years and reflect on the issues facing us in terms of art history at all levels of education. Download the flyer for further information.

Audience: Teachers

Schools Question Time at Leeds Minster

14 November 2017

Join us at Leeds Minster to debate the big social, philosophical and religious issues of the day. Based on the popular BBC show, your students can put their questions to a diverse panel of academics, community and religious leaders. Download the flyer

Audience: Year 11, 12 & 13 Students

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

London: Thursday 14 June, CCT Venues-Barbican, London

Further details will be published shortly.  If you wish to register your interest in attending either event, please contact the Education Outreach Team

Audience: Teachers