MAY 12-13 Welsh Teachers Union Annual Conference Cardiff. Details: UCAC: tel: 01970 615 577; for information in Welsh go to www.ucac.cymru.org.
MAY 15 Opening of Eden Project Visitors' Centre This project is transforming a vast china clay pit overlooking St Austell Bay, Cornwall, into a global garden telling the story of mans relationship with, and dependency upon, plants. The visitors' centre programme for schools can be tailored to specific curriculum areas. Contact: 01726 222900; www.edenproject.com.
MAY 30-JUNE 2 Head Teachers Annual Conference Jersey. Details: National Association of Head Teachers: 01444 472472; www.naht.org.uk.