Learning Conference 2014

Clifton School and Nursery

Learning Conference 2014

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Clifton School and Nursery, St Peter’s School

09.45 -15:30 Saturday 25th January 2014

Guest Speakers: Dave Godfrey, Liz Million, Chris Tidswell

Cost (including lunch): £40 per delegate
Contact: 01904 527361 or j.sunderland@cliftonyork.org.uk

More information on the speakers:

Dave Godfrey

Dave Godfrey is an experienced primary teacher, trainer, presenter, author and songwriter. Dave taught throughout the Primary age-range during his year 8 teaching career in York and North Yorkshire. Dave has also spent five years working as a teacher for the York Schools and Youth Trust (YOYO), a Christian Educational Charity. During this time he regularly visited schools to lead Collective Worship and R.E. lessons. In 1999/2000 Dave led a big Millennium Educational Project called 'Timewarp 2000' which involved over 10,000 children. http://www.numberfun.co.uk/dg/

Liz Million

Liz Million is an illustrator and author of children's books. She also visits schools, libraries and museums all over the world to talk about her work and show people how to draw. More information can be found on her website at www.lizmillion.com

Chris Tidswell

Chris is a Year 3 teacher and Deputy Head at Clifton School and Nursery.  After teaching for several years, he became interested in teaching Philosophy to young children. He feels strongly that children should question assumptions, think critically and learn how to ‘argue’ without ‘falling out’! He often finds that children’s ‘out of the box’ thinking can make him see some issues in a whole new light.