Growing Schools Conference 2013 - 19th March
Wednesday, 27 February 2013 00:00

GS-conference-2013-smallDelegate spaces available. Hatfield House in Hertfordshire. Conference Programme and Workshop details now available.

GGrowing Schools Conferencerowing Schools is delighted that we will be hosting our annual conference at Hatfield House, Hertfordshire in 2013.

Featuring six, exciting, hands-on workshops and 20+ marketplace exhibitors the conference will demonstrate the many advantages of making your school a Growing School.

The conference registration fee is £100.

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Conference Programme
09.30 - 11.15         Registration & Market Place
11.15 - 12.00        Opening address and keynote presentation
12.00 - 13.00        Workshop Session 1
13.00 - 14.00        Lunch
14.00 – 15.00        Workshop Session 2
15.00 – 16.00        Workshop Session 3
16.00                    Depart

The following workshops and tours will be available on the day.

Gardening with the whole class
Simple and safe activities to engage the whole class in garden related learning
Royal Horticultural Society - Mandy Morris and Claire Custance

Hands-on farming in school
Cross curricula use of farm animals in a school setting
School Farms Network & Federation of City Farms & Community Gardens  – Keeley Thomas & Ian Egginton-Metters
Growing our daily bread
Farming and Countryside Education – Moya Myerscough

INQUIRE science education workshop
Royal Botanic Gardens Kew - Christine Newton

Hatfield House Tour
Hatfield Garden Tour
Hatfield Veteran Oak / Woodland tour


Download more details on the Workshops and Market Place exhibitors.

Download the Booking Form