APRIL 24. CARING FOR THE EBD CHILD
Organised by the Midlands branch of the Association of Workers for Children with Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties at Lindsworth School, Birmingham. Participants will choose two workshops out of 14 on such topics as: face-to-face violence; bullying; health care; children's art; abuse; and listening and talking. Fee: Pounds 55, Pounds 20 members. Details: 0121 628 9009.
PROMOTING QUALITY IN TEACHING AND LEARNING
Organised by and held at The Staff College at Coombe Lodge, Blagdon, Bristol. Topics include: teaching and the promotion of learning and students' achievement within the Further Education Funding Council inspection processes; student mentors; and developing flexible learning opportunities in learning resource centres and bases. Fee: Pounds 255. Details: John Tidball, 01761 462503.
ASPECTS OF NAZI GERMANY
Organised by and held at Luton University for sixth formers. Speakers include: Professor Richard Geary, Nottingham University, on government and people in the Third Reich; and Professor Richard Overy, King's College London, on the Nazi economy in peace and war. Fee: Pounds 7, or Pounds 6 if in a group of 12 or more. Details: 01582 489042.