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Annual Teachers' and Advisers' Conference 2022

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Annual Teachers' and Advisers' Conference 2022

Teachers, advisers, counsellors and colleagues from schools and colleges across the UK and around the world, are invited to join us on our Colchester Campus for our annual conference on 17 June 2022.

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We are delighted to once again be able to host an in-person conference and hope many of you will be able to join us for a day of updates on the UK Higher Education landscape, subject-specific sessions delivered by our world-renowned academics, and guest speakers for Continued Professional Development (CPD). The conference provides a unique opportunity and we invite you to stay overnight and attend our Essex Open Day on 18 June 2022.

Our planned programme can be viewed below, please note this is subject to change over the coming weeks as we continue to finalise details for the day. We are also delighted to be able to offer a £100 bursary per organisation towards your cost of travel or staffing cover.

You can now book your place by completing our online form and get in contact with us if you have any questions.

2022 Conference Programme:

 Time Event  Location   Zoom
 09.30am Arrivals and Registration  NTC.2.01  
 10.00am Welcome Talk  NTC.2.01  Join virtually
 10.15am Student Finance England: Current and Emerging Key Messages  NTC.2.02  Join virtually
 11.00am Higher Education updates from UCAS  NTC.2.02  Join virtually
 11.45am Break  NTC.2.01  


The climate crisis: what schools and students can do to make a difference.

 NTC.2.02  Join virtually
 12.45pm Geographies of Lockdown - Children and Young People's at a Distance  NTC.2.02  Join virtually
 1.30pm Student support at Essex  NTC.2.02  Join virtually
 2.00pm Lunch  STEM 3.1  
 3.00pm Campus tours/student conversations    
 3.30pm Workshop: Open Access Escape Room  NTC.2.01  
 4.15pm Close    
 4.30pm Departures    

Read our sessions summaries for our planned schedule of events (.pdf).


Resources for Schools and Colleges

We are pleased to offer a range of online resources including self-directed and live study skills workshops, a suite of resources for those studying the EPQ and recorded school and college talks, including student finance, personal statements and more.  



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