Oxford University recognises the crucial role that teachers and careers advisers play in directing and supporting their students’ education by encouraging them to consider their options and make informed decisions about their future.
Please visit www.ox.ac.uk/teachers for further details on how the university works with teachers, and email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions about supporting your students to make a competitive application to study English at the University of Oxford.
National Network for Collaborative Outreach
The Oxford and Cambridge Network for Collaborative Outreach brings together the Oxford University Links Scheme and the Cambridge University Area Links Scheme to offer schools bespoke advice for both universities. The website includes webinars on the admissions process which you may find useful: www.oxfordandcambridgeoutreach.co.uk
Outreach Events and Teacher Resources
English Faculty Teachers' Conference 2020
The English Faculty will be hosting its second English Teachers’ conference on Saturday 25th April 2020 at the University of Oxford’s English Faculty and surrounding colleges.
The event is primarily intended for English teachers responsible for years 7 – 13. Teachers from sixth form and FE colleges are also very welcome, as are careers advisors and tutors responsible for progression to Higher Education.
The conference is free to attend, and will include a complimentary lunch and refreshments throughout the day.
Delegates are welcome to arrive from 09:00 and the event will end at 16:30. The conference will comprise of two mini academic lectures, a college tour, information on English resources to use in the classroom, and advice on supporting your students to make competitive applications to study English at Oxford. New to the programme this year will be an interactive panel discussion where we will invite questions and comments from delegates.
To express your interest in attending this event, or to ask any questions, please email Rebecca Costello, the English Faculty’s Outreach Officer, on email@example.com by Friday 27th March 2020.
Teachers from all school types are welcome to register interest in this event. We will give priority to teachers and educational professionals who work within state schools, sixth forms and FE colleges, but will admit independent schools if there is space available after registration closes at the end of March 2020.
In addition to English Faculty events, the below link provides information on events both in Oxford and across the UK, facilitated by outreach practitioners across the university's colleges and departments.
Please click here to view the diary listings for additional outreach events organised by the University of Oxford.
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