NASBTT Speaking Engagements

The National Association of School-Based Teacher Trainers

“The Voice of School-Based Teacher Training”

 NASBTT Speaking Engagements
Date  Event/ Topic
12th June 2020 Hallam Education Festival 
11th May 2020 COBIS Annual Conference
25th February 2020 Westminster Education Forum policy conference Priorities for developing the provision of Initial Teacher Training – impact of the government review, delivering the Early Careers Framework and developing the ITT market
4th December 2019 National Teacher Training and Recruitment Conference
Outlining the School Based Approach to Teacher Training (Claire Harnden representing NASBTT)
14th November 2019 Schools & Academies Show Supporting Early Career Teachers
14th June 2019 Sheffield Festival of Education
9th May 2019 Inside Government
Establishing and Delivering Teaching Apprenticeships
3rd April 2019 Schools and Academies Show 2019
The Efficacy of SCITT (School-Centred Initial Teacher Training Programme): Are we Utilising this Pathway Enough to Create World-Class Teachers
26th February 2019 Whole Education 9th Annual Conference


2018  NASBTT Speaking Engagements
Date  Event/ Topic
24th November School and Academies Show
Panel discussion: Leveraging the Apprenticeship Levy
6/7th November UCET Annual Conference
Keynote: SCITT Undergraduate Route
12th October Optimus Education MATs Summit
Keynote: “Staff – grow your own”
Retention strategies and effective teacher training. Practical strategies to ‘grow your own’
26th June Westminster Education Forum Keynote Seminar
Initial teacher education in England – future for QTS, teaching apprenticeships and best practice provision
Keynote: “Priorities for the future of Qualified Teacher Status – career content framework, induction period and mentoring provision”
26th May #WomenEd
National Initial Teacher Educator Unconference
17th May Inside Government
Establishing and Delivering Teaching Apprenticeships
Special Keynote: “Examining the Current Landscape for Schools Delivering Apprenticeship Training”
9th May Optimus Education
Achieving Efficiencies in Schools & MATs
Keynote: “Retention strategies & effective teaching training”
25th April The Academies Show
Panel discussion: “Raising Teaching Standards Through Effective Professional Development”
22nd March Westminster Briefing
Recruiting, Retaining & Developing Teachers: Ensuring Schools Can Fulfil Students’ Potential
Keynote: “Recruitment”
21st March Association for Physical Education
PE Initial Teacher Training & Education (ITTE) Conference 2018
Keynote: “The Importance of Developing Subject Specific Knowledge That Allows Trainees to Teach High Quality PE Lessons”
22nd February Westminster Insight
Next Steps for the UK Teaching Profession – Teacher Training, Recruitment and Retention
Keynote: “Initial Teacher Training – Experiences of different route providers and addressing challenges faced”


2017  NASBTT Speaking Engagements
Date  Event/ Topic
22nd November The Academies Show
Panel discussion: “Is the Recruitment Crisis in Schools a Crisis or is it an Opportunity?”
16th October NASBTT Executive Director sets vision at Westminster reception
“The way forward for schools-led ITT”


Notes for editors:

Emma Hollis is available for interview via Phil Smith, NASBTT PR Consultant
Telephone: 01778 218180
Mobile: 07866 436159