Events

Welcome to NSN's event page.

You can filter the types of events you are interested in attending by using the categories on the right of this page.

All NSN events are free to attend unless stated otherwise. Please note that Free Schools Week events are run by schools and not NSN.

If you have any events related enquiries or would like your event listed on these pages for free then please email events@newschoolsnetwork.org

If you attend one of our events or register for a surgery, please do register on our website.

April 2014

Free School applicant event

NSN Roadshow - Leeds Day 1

23 April 2014 - 10:30am

THIS DAY IS FULLY BOOKED - PLACES ARE STILL AVAILABLE FOR DAY 2

These events are for anyone who is considering making a Free School application and wants to find out more about the process and NSN’s services.

 

The introductory training session will explain what Free Schools are, outline the first steps you need to take to start to build your team and develop a successful application, and give you information about how to apply for our Development Programme.

 

In the afternoon, you have an opportunity to book a 1-2-1 surgery with our advisers to talk through your Free School plans.  Register for your place here!

 

Free School applicant event

NSN Roadshow - Leeds Day 2

24 April 2014 - 10:30am

These events are for anyone who is considering making a Free School application and wants to find out more about the process and NSN’s services.

 

The introductory training session will explain what Free Schools are, outline the first steps you need to take to start to build your team and develop a successful application, and give you information about how to apply for our Development Programme.

 

In the afternoon, you have an opportunity to book a 1-2-1 surgery with our advisers to talk through your Free School plans.  Register for your place here!

 

Free School applicant event

NSN Roadshow London - 28th April

28 April 2014 - 2:00pm to 4:30pm

THIS DAY IS NOW FULLY BOOKED

These events are for anyone who is considering making a Free School application and wants to find out more about the process and NSN’s services.

The introductory training session will explain what Free Schools are, outline the first steps you need to take to start to build your team and develop a successful application, and give you information about how to apply for our Development Programme.

Register for your place here!

June 2014

Approved/Open school event

Preparing for Ofsted

2 June 2014 - 10:00am

Preparing for Ofsted

This event is aimed at Free Schools that opened in 2013 and will be inspected by Ofsted in the next academic year. The event will take place in Central London. 

Designed to help you understand what the inspection framework means for your school, and how you can best prepare for inspection, the day will offer  detailed workshops delivered by Ofsted HMIs and the chance to hear from Free Schools that have been through successful Ofsted inspections.,

Places for this training day are only available to a limited number of Free Schools, so please register your place as soon as possible. If you have any questions please contact open@newschoolsnetwork.org

Register for your place here! 

Free School applicant event

NSN Roadshow - London

12 June 2014 - 10:30am to 12:30pm

These events are for anyone who is considering making a Free School application and wants to find out more about the process and NSN’s services.

 

The introductory training session will explain what Free Schools are, outline the first steps you need to take to start to build your team and develop a successful application, and give you information about how to apply for our Development Programme.

 

In the afternoon, you have an opportunity to book a 1-2-1 surgery with our advisers to talk through your Free School plans.  Register for your place here!

 

July 2014

Approved/Open school event

East of England Free School conference

2 July 2014 - 10:00am

East of England Free School conference

This free event, held in conjunction with Inspiration Trust, is for all Free Schools in the East of England that are either open or approved to open.

It will feature training on Ofsted inspection delivered by the senior HMI for the East of England as well as workshops on other common challenges facing Free Schools. There will also be the opportunity to meet other open and pre-open Free Schools from across the region, and to share good practice.

If you have any questions please contact open@newschoolsnetwork.org

Register for your place here!

Approved/Open school event

Preparing to Lead Your Free School

18 July 2014 - 10:00am

This half-day event will focus on the challenges facing the Principals and Chairs of Governors of Free Schools due to open in September, and the crucial importance of the relationship between them. The event will take place in Central Birmingham. 

Designed to help you to clarify roles and relationships in your Free School and to plan for delivering success in your first year, the event will include workshops delivered by the National Governors Association and the chance to hear from Principals and Chairs of Governors in successful Free Schools, There will also be an opportunity to meet other open and pre-open Free Schools, and to share good practice.

Places for this training day are only available to a limited number of Free Schools, so please register yours as soon as possible. If you have any questions please contact open@newschoolsnetwork.org

Register for your place here! 

Free School applicant event

NSN Roadshow - Birmingham 24th July

24 July 2014 - 10:30am

These events are for anyone who is considering making a Free School application and wants to find out more about the process and NSN’s services.
 
The introductory training session will explain what Free Schools are, outline the first steps you need to take to start to build your team and develop a successful application, and give you information about how to apply for our Development Programme.
 
In the afternoon, you have an opportunity to book a 1-2-1 surgery with our advisers to talk through your Free School plans. 

Register for your place here!

Free School applicant event

NSN Roadshow - Birmingham 25th July

25 July 2014 - 10:30am

These events are for anyone who is considering making a Free School application and wants to find out more about the process and NSN’s services.
 
The introductory training session will explain what Free Schools are, outline the first steps you need to take to start to build your team and develop a successful application, and give you information about how to apply for our Development Programme.
 
In the afternoon, you have an opportunity to book a 1-2-1 surgery with our advisers to talk through your Free School plans. 

Register for your place here!