9.00 – 9.30 Registration and Refreshments
9.30 – 9.40 Welcome from Professor Keith Faulks, Pro Vice Chancellor and Dean of Education
9.40 -10.25 Key Note from Professor Peter Clough, Head of Psychology on Resilience
10.25– 11.10 AQR CEO Doug Strycharczyk & Head of EDucation Steve Oakes
Building a Mental Toughness Culture in Schools
This session will describe how developing a mental toughness culture can be achieved and what are the benefits of so doing. The business case is compelling.
The session will provide:
Everyone will leave with something they have learnt, something they can apply and, most importantly, be provoked into thinking more deeply about this important topic.
11.10 – 11.30 Refreshment Break (20 mins)
11.30 – 12.15 Workshop 1 (45 mins)
12.20 – 1.05 Workshop 2 (45 mins)
1.10 – 1.35 Closing the event, Poet Mike Garry
There is also an opportunity to participate with the Gamelan which is a solid bronze, top-of-the-range gamelan and one of the finest Central Javanese gamelan in the UK (25 mins)
1.35 – 2.35 Lunch and depart
By invitation only