SATH Autumn Conference 2017

We hope you are as excited about our Autumn conference as we are! Below is the programme, and you can buy tickets immediately by using Eventbrite here.

09.30-9.55 Registration, History Fayre

Tea & coffee available.
10.00- 10.10 Welcome, Presentation of Awards

Chris MacKay, SATH President.
10.20- 11.20 Key note speaker – Caught in the Revolution: Petrograd 1917

Helen Rappaport

Helen is the bestselling author of a number of books on British and Russian History. They include:

Four Sisters: The Lost Lives of the Romanov Grand Duchesses, Ekaterinburg: The Last Days of the Romanovs, and Conspirator: Lenin in Exile the Making of a Revolutionary.

Helen has also written about Queen Victoria and was a consultant on the ITV series. She was also responsible for the discovery of the only known painting of Mary Seacole.

http://www.helenrappaport.com

 

11.20- 11.40 Interval

Tea & coffee available.

 

11.40- 11.50 The BGE & Benchmarks – An overview

Lynne Robertson, Education Scotland

 

11.50- 12.00 A new Carnegie Resource

Nora Rundell Chief Executive Carnegie Dunfermline & Hero Fund Trusts

 

12.00- 12.30 Course content workshops (A)

This session will deal with key areas of content and historiography, and will be repeated in the afternoon. Please mark your choices as A1 and A2 (reserve), and then B1 and B2 for the afternoon session.

  • This Accursed Trade – Runaway Slaves in Britain
    Professor Simon Newman & Nelson Mundell, University of Glasgow
  • The German Army in the Third Reich
    Dr Ben H Shepherd, Caledonian University
  • The BGE – an example
    Forres Academy
  • Poppy Scotland
    Derek Patrick, Derek will outline approaches that can be used in the teaching of the Great War
  • SQA Assessment Update for N5 and Higher Q&A
    Denise Dunlop, an opportunity to ask questions about the changes to N5 course assessment
  • The BGE & Benchmarks
    Lynne Robertson, an opportunity to engage with Lynne and discuss approaches to BGE

 

12.30- 13.30 Networking Lunch and History Fayre
13.30- 14.30 The Suffragettes

Martin Pugh

Martin graduated in modern history and politics in 1969 and then spent the years 1969-71 on Voluntary Service Overseas as lecturer in European history at the Aligarh Muslim University in India. After returning to Britain he completed research for his Ph.D. on ‘The background to the 1918 Representation of the People Act’ at Bristol University and the Institute of Historical Research, London University, from 1971 to 1974.

He has published a number of books, which include:

The Making of Modern British Politics, 1867-1945, The Tories and the People, 1880-1935, Lloyd George, Women and the Women’s Movement in Britain 1914-1959, The March of the Women: a revisionist analysis of the campaign for women’s suffrage, 1866-1914, The Pankhursts and “We Danced All Night”: A Social History of Britain Between the Wars

http://martindpugh.com/

 

14.30- 15.00 Course content workshops (B)

This session will deal with key areas of content and historiography, and will be repeated in the afternoon. Please mark your choices as A1 and A2 (reserve), and then B1 and B2 for the afternoon session.

  • This Accursed Trade – Runaway Slaves in Britain
    Professor Simon Newman & Nelson Mundell, University of Glasgow
  • The German Army in the Third Reich
    Dr Ben H Shepherd, Caledonian University
  • The BGE – an example
    Forres Academy
  • Poppy Scotland
    Derek Patrick, Derek will outline approaches that can be used in the teaching of the Great War
  • SQA Assessment Update for N5 and Higher Q&A
    Denise Dunlop, an opportunity to ask questions about the changes to N5 course assessment
  • The BGE & Benchmarks
    Lynne Robertson, an opportunity to engage with Lynne and discuss approaches to BGE

 

15.00 Plenary and close

Chris MacKay, SATH President

 

Ticket fees include Eventbrite charge.
Due to the introduction of free membership there will now be a flat rate for all delegates. Conference fee must be paid in advance of the conference.

Email : cm@hsog.co.uk

Tickets can be bought online here.

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