High Performance Learning has released the schedule for our first annual conference on Friday 4th October 2019. 
 
The event will see schools from across the world gather to showcase best practice from the fast-growing HPL community and will provide the opportunity to hear from Senior Leaders about why they adopted HPL. 
 
The conference at Hallam Conference Centre starts at 8:30 am and includes a keynote from Professor Deborah Eyre,  a student panel sharing their experiences, and an award ceremony for HPL World Class Schools
 
See the full programme below:
 

Conference Programme

8.30 Registration

8.50 Welcome
Dr Martine Garland, Chief Executive, HPL

9.00 Formal opening of inaugural HPL Annual Conference
Layla Moran, MP Liberal Democrat Education Spokesperson

9.30 High Performance Learning: How To Become A World Class School.
Professor Deborah Eyre, Founder and Chair, HPL

10.10 Embedding HPL in the Curriculum
Dr Andy Flint, St Mary's, Cambridge, UK
Kirsten Parker, St Lawrence College, Ramsgate, UK
Chair: Melanie Saunders, Director of Quality Assurance and Accreditation

10.35 Morning coffee and biscuits

11.35 HPL with students, not to them: The students speak
Castle Hill Primary School, Basingstoke, UK
Tormead School, Guildford, UK
Chair: Melanie Saunders, Director of Quality Assurance and Accreditation, HPL

12.05 Successfully implementing HPL in your school
James Simpson, Sir William Borlase's Grammar School, Marlow, UK
Uzma Zaffar (Primary) and Neil Thomas (Secondary), Doha College, Qatar
Joanna Rhodes, Wakefield Girls’ High School
Chair: Dr Martine Garland, Chief Executive, HPL

12.35 Buffet lunch and networking

13.35 Sharing best practice in High Performance Learning
Interactive session looking at the common practical considerations
Chair: Anne Howells, Director of Programme Delivery, HPL

14.40 Afternoon tea and cake

15.00 Founder’s Panel: Senior Leaders Question Time
Chair: Professor Deborah Eyre, Founder and Chair, HPL

15.30 The 2019 World Class School Awards
Presented by Professor Deborah Eyre, Founder and Chair, HPL

16.30 Conference draws to a close

16.45-18.00 World Class Schools VIP reception
Entertainment provided by students from Arts Educational

Tickets are available now. Register for the conference, follow this link, or contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.Keep an eye on HPL social media for updates on speakers and exhibitors etc. 

High Performance Learning is delighted to welcome Martine Garland as our new Chief Executive.

Martine has an extensive background in the education sector both in the UK and internationally. During her career in the education services and publishing sectors, she has held a variety of senior leadership roles including Director of Development and Executive Board Member of AQA, Managing Director of The Virtual School and Product Development Director at Informa Publishing.

Martine joins us upon completion of a business PhD and, during this period of study, she worked part-time as a lecturer in Strategic Marketing on Undergraduate and MBA courses. 

Martine makes a very welcome addition at this time of fast growth in the HPL community

We're delighted to welcome The Five Island's Academy (Isles of Scilly), Harrow International School (Bangkok), Denstone College (Uttoxeter),Fowey River Academy (Cornwall) and Holy Trinity Academy (Telford) who are beginning their HPL journey to become World Class Schools.

St James CofE Leyland (UK) and Albany Academy (Chorley) will be starting their HPL transformation soon too.

We wish all our new schools the very best as they start to implement HPL and we look forward to sharing how they're getting on.

If you're interested in High Performance Learning, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

ballpen calendar close up 1558691 200pxPlease join us on Friday 4 October for the inaugural High Performance Learning Annual Conference, for current HPL schools and schools wanting to learn about the HPL approach.

The conference will:
- Showcase practice from the fast growing community of HPL schools in England and overseas
- Provide opportunities to learn from teachers and HPL Global Lead Teachers using the HPL approach in subject departments and phase classrooms
- Share student perspectives on the power of HPL
- Offer excellent networking opportunities and sharing of practice
- Give the opportunity to hear from Senior Leaders about why they adopted HPL, what they have achieved to date and where they plan to go next.

Booking is now open with early bird rates available until the end of June 2019. To secure your place, book here

Seconday Curriculum Leaders Handbook 200pxMany schools in the UK and further afield are focussing on curriculum at the moment. HPL has a range of support on offer. Founder Deborah Eyre has authored a brand new curriculum blog post, focussing on curriculum design for senior leaders and posing fundamental questions to guide the process of curriculum design and delivery. You can read it here.

She has also contributed a chapter to 'The Secondary Curriculum Leader's Handbook', edited by Roy Blatchford, which brings together some of the sharpest thinkers in education. You can buy a copy here.

HPL member Jack Hunt School in Peterborough UK is in the running for a top UK award for its innovative new curriculum underpinned by HPL. You can read more on our case study page. 

To talk further about how HPL can become the underpinning framework for your curriculum design, please call us on +44 (0)1993 222 408. 

 

 

Our latest newsletter is now out! Thank you to all the HPL schools that have shared their experiences with us to make this a really vibrant issue. 

We shine a spotlight on Mounts Bay Academy in Cornwall, UK, where students are more outward looking with high aspirations since adopting HPL last September, share details of our first HPL Annual Conference including how to book your place, welcome 5 more schools to the World Class School Award programme and focus on how HPL underpins curriculum design. To read more about these stories and other HPL news, click here

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