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ACE national conference resources 2018.


Resources of recieved presentations. More will be added as recieved.



Key Note Presentations


Key Note Presentation - The Heart of Character - Simon Cohen


Key Note Presentation - Kind Kids - Tom Lockona


Key Note Presemtation - My Character Journey - Elizabeth Wright 

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Workshop 1 Presentations 


1B. Teaching Ethical / moral education as part of a Well-being programme - Ian Morris: Wllington College


1C. Bringing Character Education to the Forefront of a Secondary School - Andrew Peterson: Townley Grammar School


1D. Using Reflection in the classroom - Ruth Jennings: Kings Langley School


1E. Character and Social Mobility - Louise Macarthur-Clare: Teach First


1F. Developing Character throuhg Social Action: Breaking down Barriers - Elizabeth Howat and Dan Finn: The Archbishop of York Youth Trust 

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Workshop 2 Presentations 


2A. Using the Self-evaluation tool as a way to embed Character from ground zero. - Chris Clyne: Northampton Academy


Ofsted Seam Harford speech on character education




ACE South West Region Conference

On Wednesday 21st March 2018  – a collaboration between Townley Grammar School, Canterbury Christ Church University, and the Association for Character Education – provides an exciting opportunity to discuss the principles and benefits of character education. Keynote speakers will share their expertise so that schools can begin laying their own frameworks, or indeed build on existing frameworks, for character education provision. This event is suitable for everyone from senior leader level through to trainee teachers.

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New Character Education Kitemark for Schools

Schools can now register their interest in our new Character Education Kitemark which will be piloted during 2018. The kitemark scheme will support schools to achieve excellence in developing character across the school through a structured and supported process delivered by the Association for Character Education. To become involved in 2018 register your interest now and we will keep you updated as this important development progresses. Find out more.


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