TISCA Online Annual Conference 2021

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Our Annual Conference booking is open

We are pleased to announce our annual conference will be online this year on Tuesday 15th June 2021 for the morning only.

Our theme will be ‘Hope over anxiety in a post-COVID world’ – Christian hope in an anxious world – practical encouragement for schools today.

Programme for the morning:

0815 Zoom open to delegates

0830 Welcome by the TISCA Chairman (Robert Court) and opening prayer (Revd Andy Hutchinson)

0845 First presentation: Andy Wolfe, Deputy Chief Education Officer, Church of England, on Hope in Him – setting the theological context for hope in anxious times

0910 Break-out rooms

0925 Plenary

0940 Short break

0950 Second presentation: Antony Spencer, CEO of Mill Hill, on ‘Anxious times for Christian Teachers? Equipping Christians in schools to face the future with confidence’

1015 Break-out rooms

1030 Plenary

1045 Short break

1110 Third presentation: Revd Lindsay Collins, Senior Chaplain at King’s School Canterbury, on ‘Anxious times for Chaplains? Chaplaincy and adolescent mental health’

1135 Break-out rooms

1150 Plenary

1205 Short break

1215 Fourth presentation: Dr Simon Walker, co-founder of STEER, on ‘Anxious times for Pupils? Equipping pupils to steer the road of adolescence’

1240 Break-out rooms

1255 Plenary

1310 Conclusions (Emma Taylor, Warden of the Dean Close Foundation) – and formal finish

1330 Lunch break-out rooms for those wishing to have fellowship

1400 Zoom link closed


members of TISCA: £20
non-members: £25
retirees: £15