Museum Learning Conference 2017
Happiness Matters: Wellbeing, Achievement and Cultural Capital

Museum Learning Conference 2017 - Friday, 14 July 2017 from 10:00 to 15:30 |  ML Agenda 14 July 2017


Happiness Matters: Wellbeing, Achievement and Cultural Capital
Friday 14th July 2017
Tickets are free and available via Eventbrite:

Schools, museums and the wider culture sector can work together to make a real difference to the lives of children and young people. Join our 5th annual Museum Learning Conference to explore:

  • Wellbeing
  • Achievement
  • Cultural Capital

You can find out about funding and hear case studies from the Langley Academy Trust and beyond. The conference will be chaired by Lord Bichard. Our speakers include:

  • Dr Oona Stannard, Chair of Trustees at The Langley Academy Trust
  • Mark Londesborough, Associate Director for Creative Learning and Development, RSA
  • Jackie Grey, Curve Development Manager, Slough Borough Council
  • Jane Avison, Heritage Learning Business Manager, Hull Heritage

In the afternoon you can choose to explore a topic in more depth, including the principles of Museum Learning, Cultural Education Partnerships, happiness and attainment at Primary and Secondary level. As ever, our young people are keen to meet you. This year the popular Speed Consultation session will take place over lunch, so you can share your ideas with students, teachers and other cultural sector professionals over a sandwich or two.