Thank you to everyone who joined us four our conference on Saturday 19 January at the University of East London for a day’s learning, reflection and connecting.


The fabulous Pen Mendonca captured the day in this graphic:

Two attendees have blogged about that day and you can read their reflections here:

Amina Qureshi – Rethinking my professional voice

Yamina Bibi – My reflections on 2019 BAMEed conference


Our conference days are only possible with the generous contribution from speakers. You can view each of the workshop presentations from this January conference by clicking the links below:

Setting the scene – Nick Dennis

Beyond colour blindness – 

Alternative ways of working: unlock your creativity and communicate – Tanya Obeng

How to build your digital presence online – Harmeet Sahota

Parent or teacher or both?  Defining your professional voice as a parent teacher – Emma Sheppard, Maternity teachers

Fearless and unstoppable – Michelle De Leon, World Afro Day

Diversity as a strategy, not an adjective; a role for everyone – Dr Karamat Iqbal, Forward Partnership

Let the world come to you: immersive storytelling without ‘othering’ – Serdar Ferit, Lyfta

School governance: developing yourself and supporting others – Judith Hicks, NGA



Thank you to each of our sponsors for making this day of learning and connecting possible. Find out more about each organisation by clicking the image below: