ECS Professional Seminar 2019


ECS Professional Seminar 2019

Prospect's Education and Children's Services Group will be holding its 2019 professional seminar at the Newcastle Gateshead Marriott Hotel on Friday 22 November.  

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The guest speakers will include Ian Mearns MP, who sits on the House of Commons Education Select Committee, and Kim Mitchell, assistant director of the Department for Education's Regional Delivery Division North.

The seminar is free to attend for all members. Lunch and refreshments is included but please book your place in advance by contacting us at or telephone 01924 207890.

ECS Professional Seminar 2019
Newcastle Gateshead Marriott Hotel
22 November, 10.45am-3.15pm


10:00    Refreshments and registration

10:45    Welcome from the ECSG President

11:00    Ian Mearns MPHOC Education Select Committee will discuss the role of the select committee,                   education policy developments and challenges.

12:00    Refreshment break                        

12:15    Kim Mitchell, Assistant Director, DfE Regional Delivery Division North will take a look back at the                      Opportunity North East (ONE) programme one year on from its launch in October 2018.

13:15    Lunch

14:00    Reflections on contributions and the challenges facing educators in the 2020s including the ECSG                          Biennial report

14:45    Biennial General meeting - including announcement of the new ECS GEC (Members only)

15:00    Closing remarks from the ECSG President

15:15    Close