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Creativity in Education with Peter Gamwell – Bonfire Recording

This session was recorded on 23 September 2020.

Author Peter Gamwell, a former teacher and superintendent who has spent more than three decades studying creativity, working closely with such renowned creativity experts as Sir Ken Robinson, has a fresh perspective on how to nurture creativity, innovation, leadership and engagement in education. This Q&A session allows you to ask Peter questions about his experiences and thoughts on creativity in education.

All American Boys

Off The Page is honored to partner with TYA/USA, The Alliance Theatre, and Playscripts to officially release the script and video recording of ALL AMERICAN BOYS (based on the book by Jason Reynolds and Brendan Kiely) as a resource to confront systemic racism, police brutality, and its impact on young people across this country. The video and free access to the digital script are available here.

Forget what you know about teaching, start with what you know about learning – Bonfire recording

This session was recorded on 23 September.

Agora is a secondary school without schoolbooks, classes, or timetables. Started 6 years ago in Roermond The Netherlands. Please join us for an introduction film, followed by a Q&A with some of the young people from the Agora school.

Bravery means doing things scared but doing them anyway – Bonfire Recording

Join Briana Pegado – Executive Director of Creative Edinburgh, to explore bravery in creative contexts that means taking risks and having uncomfortable conversations.

Being a Brave Teacher – Bonfire Recording

Being brave is not easy. It should be challenging and complex. We have invited some brave teachers and school leaders to lead a Bonfire conversation around what it means to be brave within the current education system. These educators will offer their unique perspectives before we open the conversation up to those attending.

Game Changer – Minecraft As, In, and For Learning – Bonfire Recording

In this session, Stephen Reid will explore the landscape of education through the lens of game-based learning and in particular, Minecraft. From curriculum toy boxes that bring Pompeii, the Vikings and WWI to life, to mathematics in a zombie apocalypse, a digital field trip to meet Claude Monet, and life as a refugee.

Fusion Skills – Bonfire Recording

This session was recorded on 22 September 2020.

Join Dr Anne Bamford, Strategic and Education Skills Director at City of London Corporation in this session that focuses on the value of ‘piloting’ ideas in schools to bring about change.

The Big Data Show

Civic Digits Theatre Company
Who knows what about you online? What are you agreeing to when downloading an app? Who has access to your secrets? And most importantly, how do you stay safe and sane in this digital age where friendships and relationships are often counted in likes and expressed in emojis.

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Civic Digits Theatre Company
Who knows what about you online? What are you agreeing to when downloading an app? Who has access to your secrets? And most importantly, how do you stay safe and sane in this digital age where friendships and relationships are often counted in likes and expressed in emojis.

The Big Data Show is a ground-breaking, immersive theatre experience using performance, gaming and digital magic, which tells that story, and explores the importance of cybersecurity in today’s digital world.
@civicdigitstheatrecompany #TheBigDataShow

INspire West Lothian (Thu)

INspire aims to promote greater pupil autonomy in their learning journey.

We aspire to do this through:
• sharing open-ended challenges that can stimulate motivating learning contexts
• developing broad pupil communities to enable sharing of ideas, peer-to-peer support and challenge
• connecting like-minded teachers and facilitating open discussion around INspiring practices