Cambridgeshire Festival of Education


The Cambridgeshire Festival  of Education takes place 4-9th June 2018. A week of fringe events across the county will culminate at The University of Cambridge Faculty of Education on the Saturday for a day of inspiration, optimism and flamboyance!

The first ever Cambridgeshire Festival of Education took place at Anglia Ruskin University on Saturday 1st July 2017 as well as county-wide fringe events during the week.

Cambridgeshire Festival of Education is project managed by The Kite TSA with a Steering Group comprising the  Cambridgeshire School Improvement Board, The Kite TSA Cambridge, CASSA, Anglia Ruskin University, University of Cambridge Faculty of Education, Teach in Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire TSAs and Cambridgeshire County Council.

Feedback was incredibly positive. Here’s what some of the 2017 festival-goers had to say;

“An inspiring celebration of education”

“Entertaining, positive, inspiring.”

“Innovative educationalists inspiring teachers to be the best they can be.”

“Really uplifting event”

“A celebration of optimistic education, full of CPD that you actually want (e.g. Play, community, steam)”

“Very informative and non conventional.”

“A positive educational conference for practitioners”

“A day of networking with like minded educators on a mission to spread hope!”

“An amazing inspirational day of CPD! Fantastic speakers and workshops about a range of topics for all teachers (primary and secondary). I left the day with loads of ideas, new connections and hope.”

“Amazingly optimistic and inspiring”

“A festival of positiveness.”

“An event for teachers, leaders, and professionals in education in and around Cambridge, with a focus on innovative and creative learning and wellbeing for staff and students.”

“A day for boosting teacher’s empowerment – full of experiences and inspirations”

“It was very inspirational and exactly what the teachers need at the end of year, when our batteries are running low.”

“Re – energising to be with people who feel so passionate about the future of education.”

“Fun and inspirational speakers, lots of information to glean, good lunch!”

“A great chance to learn that teachers are stronger when they work together”

“Invigorating, inspiring: a day of sharing stories about best practices and passion with education”

“Inspiring and fantastic value for money.”

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