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Leadership Workshops

Leadership Development Workshops

The 2019-20 programme of Leadership Development Workshops offers you and your staff the opportunity to hear from nationally significant speakers on topics of current interest and to network with colleagues.


Creativity and the Curriculum with Mary Myatt

Thursday 27 February 2020
8am to 11:30am
Aylesbury venue (TBC)

The BASL Board are very pleased to have secured Mary Myatt to lead the second of this year's Leadership Workshops. The event will begin with a networking breakfast from 8am and the workshop will start at 8:30am.

Mary Myatt is an education adviser, writer and speaker. She trained as an RE teacher and has also taught English, history, maths and Latin. A former local authority adviser and inspector, she works in schools talking to pupils, teachers and leaders about learning, leadership and the curriculum. She maintains that there are no quick fixes and that great outcomes for pupils are not achieved through tick boxes. Mary’s books include Curriculum: Gallimaufry to Coherence, Hopeful Schools: building humane communities, High Challenge, Low Threat.

You can find out more about Mary at her website or Twitter: @MaryMyatt


Members: The first delegate is charged £10 + VAT, with additional delegates charged £50 + VAT
Non-members : £60 + VAT per delegate


To book, email with the name (s) of the delegate(s) you wish to attend the workshop. A light breakfast will be provided for all delegates so please let us know of any dietary requirements when booking.


Colin Maclachlan

Friday 5 June 2020
9:30am to 1:30pm
Venue tbc

Colin Maclachlan, star of Channel Four's captivating reality TV drama SAS: Who Dares Wins and Channel 5’s 'Secrets of the SAS' is an operator with over 25 years of security and risk related experience. Having had both an exciting and varied career, Colin is an excellent speaker on a wide variety of topics including Resilience, Teamwork, Leadership, Risk, Motivation, Conflict Resolution, Change Management, Negotiation and Performance.


To be confirmed

Friday 31 January 2020 - speaker to be confirmed


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