Making a difference: Maximising learning outcomes and improving workflow in schools 14 February 2019 Programme 13:00 – 13:45: Registration and refreshments 13:45 – 14:00: Chair’s introduction and welcome Ed Tranham, Editor, The Assignment Report. 14:00 – 15:00: Panel session 1 - Data driven teaching and intervention What is personalised learning and why its definition ranges widely from one school to another? What kinds of data can help teachers make decisions to improve learning outcomes? What kinds of data can help teachers the most? Is adaptive content always beneficial or is it sometimes more important to let teachers and students decide what comes next? Chair: Andrea Carr, Founder, Rising Stars. Panellist 1: Dr. Georgie Hart, Education Director, Sparx. Panellist 2: Paul Charman, Managing Director, FFT Education. Panellist 3: Ian Taylor, National Head of Curriculum, AET. 15:00 – 16:00: Panel session 2 - Efficacy - Applying outcomes-focused, evidence-based design to products and services What are the outcomes that matter most to teachers and schools? How do you effectively design and develop existing and new products and services to help achieve those outcomes? How do you demonstrate that your technology is doing what you claim it will do for schools and colleges? How can you capture experiences and best practices on integrating learning technologies into teaching and learning? Chair: Amanda Peck, Executive Director Marketing, McGraw-Hill Professional Group. Panellist 1: Ian Rowe, Business Development Director, GCSEPod. Panellist 2: Richard Marett, CEO, Whizz Education. Panellist 3: Kate Edwards, Senior Vice President, Efficacy & Research, Global Product, Pearson. 16:00 – 16:30: Refreshments 16:30 – 17:30: Panel session 3 - Reducing workload: Supporting workflow improvements in the classroom and back-office Are fully integrated solutions the answer to reducing teachers’ and support staff workloads? How do you avoid your solution having a negative impact on time, and consequently on teachers’ and support staff workloads? What clear operational or workflow problem is your solution solving? What are the interoperability and data protection implications in developing workload reducing solutions? Chair: Rupert Barclay, Managing Partner, Cairneagle Associates. Panellist 1: James Browning, Head of Digital Platforms, RM Education. Panellist 2: Josh Perry, Director, Assembly. Panellist 3: Jon Smith, CEO, Pobble. 17:30 – 19:00: Wine and canape reception supported by Cairneagle.