Workshop: ‘Promoting a Culture of Belonging in Further and Higher Education’, Human Development Scotland, Glasgow, 26 January 2019

Date: Saturday 26 January 2019

Time: half-day workshop, 11:00-15:00

Location: Human Development Scotland’s city centre offices, Victoria Chambers, 142 West Nile Street, Glasgow G1 2RQ

Promoting a Culture of Belonging in Further and Higher Educationhalf day workshop, Saturday 26 January, 11:00 – 15:00

Human Development Scotland are holding a session exploring the concept and contemporary relevance of a culture of belonging in further and higher education.

The workshop aims to uncover new understandings on the theme of belonging by:

  • Examining current thinking around how ‘a culture of belonging’ contributes to student learning, retention and resilience
  • Exchanging experiences of alienation and belonging in educational situations
  • Investigating how current polarising political, social, economic and ecological tensions mitigate against free speech and are detrimental to a culture of belonging
  • Proposing practical strategies to promote an inclusive culture of belonging for everyone.

Workshop Facilitators: Ruth Jackson and Mary MacCallum Sullivan
Who should attend? Students, academics, support staff, administrators and anyone interested in promoting innovative models of human communication in our adult learning institutions.
£35 Members and Students, £45 Non Members

Email: info@hds.scot 

Tel: 0141 331 2419

Please see https://www.hdscotland.org.uk/educationworkshop for full details of the workshop programme.

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