100 years of radical Adult Education in Scotland: Building hope for the future

Event
Scottish Trades Union Congress
333 Woodlands Rd
Glasgow G3 6NG
United Kingdom
Saturday, 16 November, 2019 - 10:00 to 16:00

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100 years of radical Adult Education in Scotland: Building hope for the future sponsored by the Lippman Miliband Trust with the University of Stirling, a free all-day conference event for political activists & adult educators; all welcome.

November 16th 2019 10am – 4pm Scottish TUC, Woodlands Road, Glasgow Free refreshments

100 years after the 1919 Report on Adult education, join us to learn from the proud history of adult education in Scotland and make collective plans for a radical future.


Keynote Speaker: Sharon Clancy, Raymond Williams Foundation

Working class and union education: Wendy Burton (STUC), Dek Keenan (independent scholar and author)

Recovery movement and adult learning: Joyce Nicholson (Glasgow University), John Player (independent scholar and author)

Empowering literacies: Jim Crowther, co-author ‘Powerful Literacies’, Sarah McEwen, University of Dundee


Register via Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/100-years-of-radical-adult-education-in-sco...

Contact: Sarah Galloway s.j.galloway@stir.ac.uk

Kind regards


Sarah (on behalf of the organising team)

Sarah Galloway (PhD)
Lecturer in Further Education
Faculty of Social Science, University of Stirling

 

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