The D&T Roadshows
3rd November 2018 – Lady Margaret School, London, SW6 4UN
17th November 2018 – Coles Sewing Centre, Nottingham, NG1 1EH
1st December 2018 – Lady Margaret School, London, SW6 4UN
8th December 2018 – NUAST, Nottingham, NG7 1PL
15th December 2018 – St Edwards College, Liverpool, L12 1L
26th January 2019 – St Edwards College, Liverpool, L12 1LF
Cost: £80 (Inc VAT) BOOK HERE
Share ideas and create an inspirational buzz about teaching an exciting 21st Century curriculum. The day is more of an event than a course, with lots to see and do as well as lots of freebies to take away.
The event is run by Julie and Paul Boyd and for more information go to:
(Award winning inspirational coach, trainer, teacher and author)
Julie has over 30 years experience in D&T education working in a number of leadership roles including as a senior leader. She now works as a D&T consultant & author supporting & training teachers. This includes delivering independent courses with her husband, Paul Boyd, as well as for organisations such as Osiris, Keynote Educational, The National STEM Learning Centre, and the D&T Association where she is currently the Lead Textiles Consultant. She was awarded a Guardian Teacher award in recognition of her innovative teaching, as well as a leadership award from the D&T Association. She writes and sells her own resources and has also published GCSE and KS3 textiles textbooks. She also produces resources for the D&T Association, and has supported the development of D&T resources by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation. She has also worked as an examiner and moderator for several exam boards. Julie is particularly interested in raising the achievement of boys, innovative teaching methods, and updating the textiles curriculum using smart, modern and electronic textiles. Outside of education Julie has worked as a retail manager for Mothercare, as well as coaching leadership teams in non educational settings, such as Nottingham City Council.
Paul worked for 20 years within the design and retail industries before going into teaching and has extensive experience as a designer, watch maker, retail manager, buyer, and quality control manager.
For the last 18 years he has worked within D&T education as a Head of Faculty and senior leader, as well as working as a senior lecturer at Nottingham Trent University. He currently works as an education consultant supporting and training teachers which includes delivering independent courses with his wife, Julie Boyd, as well as planning and delivering courses for organisations such as The National STEM Learning Centre and the D&T Association. He has also worked on projects for the DfE, including leading the 3D Printing into Schools project and is an electronics subject expert for Ofqual. Paul has experience in both schools and industry working across a broad range of material areas, including textiles, engineering, product design, graphics and electronics. One of Paul’s biggest passions is STEM, including new and emerging technologies, electronics and programming and levers and mechanisms, and in particular he is keen to support textiles teachers to help them develop these areas and embed them into the textiles curriculum in a meaningful way.
Find out more about Paul at www.designhotline.co.uk