LEARNING FROM EACH OTHER: MENTORING IN SCHOOLS
Organised by Human Scale Education at St Mary's Primary School, Enford Street, London W1. Speaker: Terry White, HSE, on "Educating through the community: personal growth and social responsibility". Topics to be covered in discussion groups include: teachers as mentors; younger pupils learning from older pupils (self-esteem project); police involvement in schools; and the Hackney Schools Mentoring Programme. Fee: Pounds 38, Pounds 28 members. Details: 01761 433733 (telfax).
MAY 8 CONQUERING ASTHMA AT SCHOOL
Organised by National Asthma Campaign at Stakis Hotel, Stoke-on-Trent. Speakers include: Dr Jon Couriel, consultant in paediatric respiratory medicine at Booth Hall Children's Hospital, Manchester, on how children say it feels to have asthma at school; and Miriam Ryan from the Department for Education and Employment's pupils, parents and youth group. Fee: Pounds 82.25, Pounds 74 members. Details: Marianne Turner, 0171 226 2260 ext 360.