Teacher and Adviser Conference

University of Leicester Teachers and Adviser Conference


Duration:
Full day
Participants/target audience: School and College teachers and advisers
Places: 100-150
Availability: Friday 20 April 2018
Contact: outreach@le.ac.uk (Tel:0116 252 2674)

Conferences in 2018

Our next Conference will be held on Friday 20 April 2018 at the University of Leicester. We are delighted to be able to offer delegates FREE overnight accommodation including dinner the night before and breakfast on the morning of the Conference, as well as contribution towards your travel.

Perfect for those working with students from Year 10 onward, this FREE event offer the chance to gain an insight into Leicester, the Higher Education sector and the opportunity to network and share best practice with colleagues from across the country.

Booking

To book your place at this year's Conference, complete our event booking form. Please indicate on the booking form whether you will need overnight accommodation prior to the Conference.

Conference Programme

We are delighted to announce Clare Marchant, CEO of UCAS will be delivering our keynote address with a fantastic range of breakout sessions available.

Timings

Programme

08:30-09:45

09:45-10:00

Registration

Welcome to Leicester

10:00-10:45 Keynote Address: Clare Marchant, CEO, UCAS
10:45-11:45 World Cafe Round Table Discussion
11:45-12:30

Breakout Session 1 (select one):

  • Introduction to the new Future Students Office
  • Leicester Goes Global
  • Writing UCAS References
  • Medicine at Leicester - careers and beyond
  • Getting into the professions
  • Campus and Library tour
12:30-14:00 Lunch and Admissions/Widening Participation Q&A Panels
14;00-14:45

Breakout Session 2 (select one):

  • American Studies Taster Lecture
  • Professor Steve King: From Council Estate to University; A Journey'
  • Criminology Taster Lecture
  • Progression Programmes - Enabling WP students to take the LEAP into university
  • Campus and Library Tour
14:45-15:30

Breakout Session 3 (select one):

  • Sharing Best Practice in Partnership - Global networking for schools
  • Student Minds: Mental Health support at university
  • Careers Service at the University of Leicester
  • Pre-16 Skills for Success: A Hands-on session
  • Campus and Library Tour
15:30-16:30 Close and Wine Reception

Presentations from previous years' conferences:

To speak to the team, please do not hesitate to contact us via outreach@le.ac.uk or 0116 252 2674.

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School & College Services
University of Leicester
University Road
Leicester LE1 7RH

Office hours: 9am - 5pm

Tel: 0116 252 2674

Email: schools@le.ac.uk

Twitter: @UoLOutreach

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