- NACE Challenge
- Members' area
Our member meetups provide opportunities to meet peers from other NACE member schools, gain insights from NACE associates and partner organisations, and share effective practice and resources to improve provision for more able learners.
Held termly, meetups are hosted by organisations whose work and values align with those of the NACE community. Attendance is free for staff at NACE member schools.
Typically the programme for a member meetup includes:
There may also be opportunities to explore the host organisation’s offer in more depth, for example by visiting an exhibition or attending a live performance.
Enriching the curriculum, improving learning
20 November 2019, Jesus College, Oxford OX1 3DW
Hosted by Oxford University’s Jesus College, this free meetup will bring NACE members together to explore effective approaches to curriculum enrichment to improve provision and outcomes for more able learners: in the classroom, the wider school and beyond. A chance to hear from Challenge Award-accredited schools, exchange ideas with peers, and sample daily life at Oxford University. Plus: Q&A with Oxford students, and top tips to get maximum impact from the university’s Oxplore initiative.
Developing independent able learners
Spring term (date TBC), Dylan Thomas Centre, Swansea SA1 1RR
Hosted by Swansea’s Dylan Thomas Centre, this free event will bring together NACE members to discuss and exchange effective approaches to developing independent learning skills at all phases, with a focus on more able learners. Full details coming soon.
Challenging more able learners in maths
Summer term (date TBC), London
Hosted in partnership with the University of Cambridge's NRICH initiative, exploring "low threshold, high ceiling" approaches to challenging all learners in maths. Full details coming soon.