Sir John Dunford, National Pupil Premium Champion from 2013-2015, will be the keynote speaker at Cornwall Teaching School’s Pupil Premium Conference on Wednesday 21st June 2017.
Sir John, a former Headteacher and General Secretary of the Association of School and College Leaders, will address delegates from schools across Cornwall at Truro College on the theme of education without failure.
Sir John is currently the Chair of Whole Education, a network of schools and organisations committed to redefining educational provision. He will talk about improving the life chances of disadvantaged young people in Cornwall when he visits Truro next week.
A number of workshops led by teachers from both secondary and primary phases will follow the address and will provide an opportunity for delegates to discuss different strategies which would be effective in their own settings.