Thursday, January 10, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 7:15 PM (GMT)
London, United Kingdom
Thursday 10 January 2013
6.00pm - 7.15pm
8 John Adam Street, London, WC2N 6EZ
Launch of the RSA / Pearson Think Tank Academies Commission final report
Christine Gilbert, former Head of Ofsted presents the key recommendations of the RSA / Pearson Think Tank Academies Commission, following consideration of evidence submitted since May 2012.
An expert panel will examine the new educational landscape which has emerged with the implementation of the academies programme and discuss responsibilities for teachers, governors, parents and policymakers.
Discussants to include: Andreas Schleicher, deputy director of education, OECD; Dr Vanessa Ogden, headteacher, Mulberry School for Girls and David Carter, executive principal, Cabot Learning Federation
Chaired by Matthew Taylor, RSA chief executive
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