There are always events taking place across the UK that relate to social pedagogy and its practice. Although SPPA is not involved in the organisation and hosting of all of these, we will share information about events we support here. Please, click the title of the event for more information, including how to register.

October 2020

Webinar – Introducing the Lighthouse model: a new approach to children’s homes’

Date: 12/10/2020

Time: 2-3.30 pm


Past events

In 2019, the following supported events took place: 

Social Pedagogy Professional Association Launch Event that took place on the 21st February 2017 at 10 - 11 Carlton House Terrace. Lemn Sissay MBE, British Poet Chancellor of Manchester University and Professor Becky Francis, Director, UCL Institute of Education.

1st July 2019, University of Limerick, Ireland –  Compass Child and Family Services Conference
The conference aims to showcase alternatives for working with children including trauma informed approaches and social pedagogical frameworks. Speakers include Claire Cameron, Professor of Social Pedagogy at UCL Institute of Education and Robyn Kemp, Director, Kemp Consultancy, Social Care & Social Pedagogy Consultancy UK and SPPA Trustee. Tickets from EUR40. Concessions available.
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