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Conferences and Workshops

OPS 2018

95% of Gloucestershire schools have signed up for the 2018 OPS, which is fantastic news! It is not too late to sign up! Contact Paule to add your school to the list.

Shaping the future of Education in Gloucestershire

We will be exhibiting on the 7th February when Shaping the future of education in gloucestershire is delighted to be returning to Cheltenham racecourse for their 2018 Customer Conference.

Scrub up on Science 2018

Scrub up on Science is an educational website providing free practical Chemistry resources to UK secondary schools. They also run an annual schools competition like this one for 2018

Their website has details of the Scrub up on Science challenge for 2018 and there are some free Chemistry resources available, including practical experiments for KS3 and KS4 in the teacher's area.

As part of British Science Week (9th - 18th March) there is a Teach the Teachers Event at Acheson and Acheson, Trowbridge on Thursday 15th March - there are 30 free places, first come first served.

Flavour Academy

Pauline is presenting at the Flavour Academy on 3rd May at Swinfen Hall, Litchfield.

LARIA Annual Conference Tues 22 - Wed 23 May 2018

The Local Area Research and Intelligence Association (LARIA) is holding it's annual conference at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Chester on Tues 22 - Wed 23 May 2018. The theme this year is 'Shaping the place - the role of local area intelligence'.


We are pleased to announce that a record number of over 30,000 pupils responded to the 2016 OPS (Online Pupil Survey). The 2016 Lodeseeker™ is now available to schools and other users and we showed some of the findings at the fifth Annual Gloucestershire Healthy Living and Learning (GHLL) Event in November.

GHLL exists to promote health and wellbeing in children and young people and is particularly focussing on mental health issues and the support given to children and young people within Gloucestershire schools and colleges.

Mental Health resources and conferences

We can also share some mental health resources here

FAB is a mindful employer

We have signed the Charter for Employers who are positive about mental health.


Twilight Sessions

Twilight sessions to introduce LodeSeeker™ to those who wish to gain insight into the results of the 2017 Health and lifestyle surveys in Wiltshire and South Gloucestershire are now available.