School of Education and Continuing Studies (SECS)
SECS Symposium 2013:
Empowering Learners to Learn - Equal Opportunities for All!
Monday 15th July 2013
Professor Helen Cowie (University of Surrey): "The Role of Peer Support in Challenging Bullying"
Dr Jo Watson (University of Southampton): "Widening Participation and Social Inclusion"
Our key note speakers are Prof Helen Cowie, a renowned expert on inclusion in schools and bullying, and Dr Jo Watson, a specialist in occupational therapy in education.
Parallel sessions will be based around BME students, gender, inclusion and empowering learners.
Refreshments and a buffet lunch will be provided.
This is an opportunity not to be missed! The School will make a limited number of places available here shortly.
|9.30 - 10.00||Registration|
|10.00 - 10.15||Welcome|
|10.15 - 11.15||Keynote 1, Professor Helen Cowie|
|11.15 - 11.45||Coffee|
|11.45 - 12.45||Parallel sessions:
Parallel 1: Well-being, gender and equality
Parallel 2: Learning, inclusion and BME
|12.45 - 1.15||Lunch|
|1.15 - 2.15||Keynote 2, Dr Jo Watson|
|2.15 - 3.15||Parallel sessions:
Parallel 3: Inclusion in HE
Parallel 4: Empowering learners - ‘Research in Action’
|3.15 - 3.30||Close|
University of Portsmouth, School of Education and Continuing Studies
St George’s Building, 141 High St, Portsmouth, PO1 2HY