With Michael Boyd, Chris Meade, Roger Billing, Jenny Lubuska and Sue Horner
Michael Boyd, former artistic director of the RSC and Chris Meade, co-director of If:book join a conversation to explore the central principles which should drive English teaching in the 21st century.
With Roger Billing, headteacher, Abbots Langley Primary School and Jenny Lubuska, head of English, Hayes School
Chair: Sue Horner, leader in education and the arts and chair, RSA Academies Board.
As a teacher in an inner-city school, Lucy Crehan was exasperated with ever-changing government policy claiming to be based on lessons from ‘top-performing’ education systems. She visits the RSA to document some of her journey, weaving together her experiences with research on policy, history, psychology and culture.
Why are teachers leaving the profession in droves, and what can we do about it? A panel of experts discuss the current teacher recruitment crisis, exploring the stories behind the statistics and offering their own potential solutions to this pressing issue.