Nottingham 20th November

ICT for Education, Nottingham 2020

ICT for Education's national conference programme visits NOTTINGHAM on Friday 20th November 2020 and will be held at (Meadow Lane).

The conference runs from 7.30am to 1.15pm.  Attendance is FREE for all delegates, and includes lunch and refreshments. 

Drawing on both regional and national ICT expertise, we have sourced a great line-up of speakers who will address ICT challenges faced by both teachers and schools.  Alongside the conference, we will be hosting a vendor exhibition - showcasing solutions to meet your ICT needs.

Meet the experts, network with peers, solve practical problems and discover new resources in just one short day - FREE OF CHARGE!  Pick up your conference badge(s) from Reception on the day.  If you would like to bring colleagues, please ensure they register.  

We look forward to meeting you!

Conference schedule


07:30
Networking

08:30 – 8:40
Introduction
Sarah Underwood, editor, ICT for Education


08:40 – 9:00
Miles Berry????
 
09:00 - 09:15
Lessons in digital technology: from classroom to staff room
James Leonard, head of education, Google UK

An enlightening session on how to take digital technology into all areas of school management and classroom learning. You’ll come away from this session with:
•    The evidence to make cost savings within your school or academy
•    The inspiration to explore digital technologies with confidence and commitment
•    The understanding needed to boost knowledge sharing within your school community.
 
09:15 – 10:00
Coffee

10:00 – 10:20
Take one idea and make it happen
Matt Hogan, learning manager (KS4), Raspberry Pi Foundation, and former teacher

Matt will discuss how to engage students in Computing and show the relevance of e-learning to a range of subject areas and skill sets. He will also explore how teachers can inspire students to become creative with technology, rather than simply learning to use it. In a showcase of free online courses from the NCCE, he’ll explain how participating teachers can return to their classrooms with practical tools to inspire and motivate students, and make a tangible impact on their learning. Matt’s message is simple but effective: take one idea and make it happen!

10:20 – 11:00
ICT Reviews Live!
ICT for Education product reviews team

An independent product review session that will put products to the test and give you real insight into their capabilities. ICT Reviews Live! will be led by the ICT for Education reviews team. Watch the reviews, comment on product content, consider underlying technologies, discuss ease of use and share your opinions on how you would like suppliers to develop products and services to meet the needs of teachers and schools.

11:00 – 11:30
Coffee

11:30 – 11.50
Primary presentation

11.50 – 12.05
t/c

12:05 – 12.25
t/c
 
12:25 – 13.15
Lunch and close






 

Speakers

James Leonard
Head of Google Education UK
Matt Hogan
Alderley Edge School for Girls.
Miles Berry
Computing Education, University of Roehampton

Exhibitors

ASUS
AVer
BNP Paribas 3 Step IT
Crusader AV
CTOUCH UK
EdTech.Direct
Epson UK Ltd
Getech Education
Impero Software
InVentry
National Centre for Computing Education
Newline Interactive
OCR
Projector Lamps for Schools
Samsung
Sync powered by GBM
Venue:    Meadow Lane

From the north

Leave the M1 at junction 26 and follow signs for Nottingham via the A610 Nuthall Road until you meet the A6514 at Western Boulevard.

Map

Turn right and follow the A6514 ('the ring road south'). Carry straight on at the next roundabout ('the Crown Island') and join Middleton Boulevard. Stay on Middleton Boulevard, which becomes Clifton Boulevard after the Queen's Medical Centre.

Turn right for Riverside P&R if you are heading for the Embankment, or Riverside Way Park & Ride, and follow signs for Matchday Parking.
Continue around the ring road, carrying straight on at the Nottingham Knight Island and the Wheatcroft Island until you reach the Gamston Island.

Take the first exit left onto the A6011 ('Radcliffe Road'). Continue along the A6011, following the road as it bends to the right and continue over Lady Bay Bridge.

From the south

Leave the M1 at Junction 24 and follow signs to join the A453 towards Nottingham. After passing through Clifton, continue on the A453 following signs for football and cricket traffic.

Join the A52 eastbound towards Grantham and carry straight on at the Nottingham Knight Island and the Wheatcroft Island until you reach the Gamston Island.

Take the first exit on to the A6011 ('Radcliffe Road'). Continue along the A6011, following the road as it bends to the right and continue over Lady Bay Bridge.

From the east

Arrive at the Saxondale Island near Bingham from the A46 or A52 and follow the signposts to join the A52 towards Radcliffe-on-Trent and Nottingham.

Follow the A52 through Radcliffe and continue until you reach the next roundabout ('the Gamston Island') then take the second exit on to the A6011.

Continue along the A6011, following the road as it bends to the right and continue over Lady Bay Bridge.

From the West

From the A/M42 follow signs for Nottingham (avoiding the M1).

From the A50, follow signs for Nottingham South. Upon reaching the large roundabout (junction 24 of the M1), take the second exit signposted A453 Nottingham.

After passing through Clifton, continue on the A453, following signs for football and cricket traffic.
Join the A52 eastbound towards Grantham and carry straight on at the Nottingham Knight Island and the Wheatcroft Island until you reach the Gamston Island.

Take the first exit on to the A6011 ('Radcliffe Road'). Continue along the A6011, following the road as it bends to the right and continue over Lady Bay Bridge.
 

Accommodation

Travelodge Nottingham Central
New City House, Maid Marian Way,
Nottingham, NG1 6AJ
Tel: 08719 846280
Website: https://www.travelodge.co.uk/hotels/290/Nottingham-Central-hotel

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