Events

MEETINGS COMING UP

prefects training dates

**Last remaining places on our Senior Prefect training- book soon!**

Senior Prefect training will be on Thursday 26 September 2019 at Dean Close School, Cheltenham. Full details can be found on our brochure – download the Senior Leadership Training September 2019 brochure here.

Junior Prefect training will be on Thursday 19 September 2019 at Kingham Hill School. Full details Full details can be found on our brochure – download the Prep School Leadership Training Sept 2019 brochure here.

heads meeting 

Tuesday, 8th October 2019            Heads’ Meeting (Midlands/South) at Radley College ,Oxfordshire. Please do download the meeting information and booking form here

Regional Meetings

We are pleased to present a series of TISCA regional meetings in 2019-2020. These form part of Alix’s and my first year working for TISCA. The speaker on all occasions will be Alastair Reid.  Our focus for the meetings will be:

WHAT WILL LIFE BE LIKE FOR CHRISTIAN TEACHERS IN 2024?

The programme for the evening will be as follows:

  • 6.00 pm       Arrival and drinks
  • 6.25pm        Welcome and Introduction
  • 6.30 pm       Talk by Alastair Reid, followed by questions and discussion
  • 7.45 pm        Dinner
  • c.9.00 pm    Departure

We are very grateful to all the schools below for inviting us to hold these evenings.

Each evening promises to be stimulating and enjoyable, as well as being a good opportunity to meet together informally with others of like mind. Please come if you can. All staff (academic and non-academic) as well as Governors are most welcome.

The charge for the evening will be £12 per head (to include the cost of dinner and drinks) (free to members of the hosting school). Payment can be made in advance or on the evening. Please fill in the form and return it to the TISCA office, or else e-mail us on gensec@tisca.org.uk.

Thursday, 26th September 2019    Regional Meeting (Midlands)  at Dean Close School 

Thursday, 14th November 2019     Regional Meeting (North) at Birkdale School, Sheffield.

Tuesday, 21st January 2020  Regional Meeting (London Central) at Dolphin School, SW11.

Wednesday 22nd January 2020  Regional Meeting (London West) at Luckley House, Wokingham.

Thursday 23rd January 2020  Regional Meeting (South) at Canford, Wimborne

Thursday 23rd April 2020 Regional Meeting (East) at Framlingham College, Woodbridge  

To book in for any of these regional meetings, please do download our booking form. Information can also be gained from emailing gensec@tisca.org.uk.

TRUSTEES’ MEETINGS 2019/2020

Thursday 21 November 2019, Thursday 5 March 2020 (time and venue to be confirmed).

GPC (GENERAL PURPOSES COMMITTEE) MEETINGS  (12.30 pm):

Thursday 7 November 2019, 28 January 2020.

other events (non-TISCA)

Prayer Spaces in Schools – one day conference (Birmingham)

Monday 16 September 2019

‘IT WAS LIKE THAT FEELING, LIKE YOU ARE STEPPING ON HOLY GROUND.’

Unwrapping findings from a study into the impact of prayer spaces on the spiritual development of children and young people.

The Church of England and Prayer Spaces in Schools are co-hosting an important one-day Conference for children’s and youth workers, church leaders and education professionals, focusing on the key themes that emerged from York St John University’s research (2018) into the impact of prayer spaces on the spiritual development of children and young people.

The programme will include engaging TED-talk-style input from four specialist speakers, Q&A panels, interviews with local practitioners and group discussion around key themes, plus a selection of focused seminar sessions. There will also be an example prayer space.

Early-bird tickets are £30 (inc lunch)
For more information on the Conference, and for booking options, please visit the booking page.

Christian COALITION for education (CCFE) conference (kingham hill school)

The Christian Coalition for Education are holding a conference on Saturday 28th September 2019 at Kingham Hill School from 10.15am until 3.30pm. The topic will be:

‘Fundamental British Values and Education: What should be our response as Christians?’

Speakers include

Minibuses will run from Kingham train station in for those travelling by public transport.

More details to follow but in the meanwhile do email info@ccfe.uk