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2 May
Annual Conference for Heads - 2 - 4 May 2017
02 May 2017 - 04 May 2017

Programme coming soon

Conference venue: York Racecourse

The Royal York, The Grand and The York Marriott - rooms will be allocated unless otherwise specified when booking.

Speakers include: 

  • The Most Reverend and Right Honourable Dr John Sentamu, the Archbishop of York
  • Gareth Southgate, England Football Manager and boarding parent
  • AC Grayling CBE, Master of the New College of the New College of the Humanities and boarding parent, on boarding and the good life
  • Adam Weitzman QC on handling claims of non-recent abuse in schools
  • Dr Simon Walker (Mind.World) on the social and emotional benefits of boarding
  • John Tomsett, state school headteacher, education blogger, co-founder of the Headteachers' Roundtable think-tank, speaking on mental health in schools
  • Dr Christopher Thurber on applying positive psychology to boarding
  • Julie Robinson, General Secretary of the Independent Schools’ Council (ISC) on sector issues.



York, York Racecourse, Tadcaster Way, York, YO23 1EX, United Kingdom