Early Career Teachers’ Conference

11th May 2019 : 09:30 - 16:30

Category: Conference

Speaker: Velda Elliott and Katharine Burn (keynotes)

Location: Department of Education, 15 Norham Gardens, Oxford, OX2 6PY

Convener: Dr Katharine Burn, Oxford Education Deanery

All early career teachers in their first three years of teaching welcome.


The Keynote speakers will be Dr Velda Elliott and Dr Katharine Burn. They will present recent research into effective marking practices that do not add unnecessary weight to teachers’ workload.

Workshop leaders

Stephanie Davies, Consultant (understanding children’s behavioural communications)

Katy Chedzey (Planning your career with the Chartered College of Teaching)

James Robson, Research Fellow (learning technologies)

Lesley Nelson-Addy, PGCE tutor (inclusive teaching)

Plenary panel members

Tim Martin, Headteacher, Wheatley Park School

Helen Gillingham, Headteacher, Gosford Hill School

Ryan Craze,  High Attainers’ Lead, Wheatley Park School and

Michael Amess, Key Stage 3 Coordinator for English, Queensbridge School

For more information visit: www.educationdeanery.ox.ac.uk/

About the Department of Education

In 2019, the University of Oxford’s Department of Education celebrates the 100th year since the passing of a statute creating what was known in 1919 as the University Department for the Training of Teachers. To celebrate our centenary a year-long series of activities will be delivered to address some of the department’s top initiatives for 2019, answer some of the big questions facing education today and to reveal the advancements the department has made to the study of and research in the field of education. Join us as we mark our 100th year and discover more about our anniversary here.

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