Noticeboard;Conferences and courses;Subject of the week;Economics and business

2nd April 1999 at 01:00
* The Economics and Business Education Association's annual conference and exhibition entitled "The Cutting Edge" will take place at Glasgow Moat House Hotel, April 7-9. It will run concurrently with the international conference, "Effective Strategies in Economics and Business Education", April 6-8. Speakers include: Professor David Begg, Robert Gordon University; Keith Brumfitt, Teacher Training Agency; Liz Francis, Qualifications and Curriculum Authority; and Maggie Thomas, Office for Standards in Education, on evaluating the new GNVQ pilot. Fee: pound;300, pound;260 members (residential); pound;199, pound;158 members (non-residential); day rates available. Details: Sandra Halsey, EBEA, 1A Keymer Road, Hassock, West Sussex BN6 8AD, tel: 01273 846033.

* Current developments in business education will be examined in the National Association for Business Education's annual conference and AGM at Sandbanks Hotel, Poole, June 8-11. Speakers include: Sir Michael Lickiss, chairman of the Edexcel education and training body; Dr John Capey OBE, NABSE president; and Professor David Melville, chief executive, Further Education Funding Council. Fee: pound;465, pound;385 members (plus VAT). Details: NABSE, co Complete Support, The Old Granary, 27 Chester Road, Castle Bromwich, Birmingham B36 9DA, tel: 0121 776 7766.

Subscribe to get access to the content on this page.

If you are already a Tes/ Tes Scotland subscriber please log in with your username or email address to get full access to our back issues, CPD library and membership plus page.

Not a subscriber? Find out more about our subscription offers.
Subscribe now
Existing subscriber?
Enter subscription number

Comments

The guide by your side – ensuring you are always up to date with the latest in education.

Get Tes magazine online and delivered to your door. Stay up to date with the latest research, teacher innovation and insight, plus classroom tips and techniques with a Tes magazine subscription.
With a Tes magazine subscription you get exclusive access to our CPD library. Including our New Teachers’ special for NQTS, Ed Tech, How to Get a Job, Trip Planner, Ed Biz Special and all Tes back issues.

Subscribe now