Primary Age Working Group

NEON Working Groups

  • Date


  • Time

      12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The group promotes working with primary age children as part of the widening access agenda, building on the OfS recommendation of an evidenced based approach to early sustained WP interventions.

The group provides a network for practitioners to meet and discuss common issues of concern, evaluations of projects and to develop joint initiatives and partnerships.

Date and Time
Tuesday, 3rd March 2020
12.00 – 15.00

Draft Agenda: 
12.00 Lunch and Networking
12.30 Introductions by Chair – Vicky Johnson, Widening Participation, University of Brighton
12.40 Lisa Owen, Primary and Partnerships Manager, University of Nottingham
‘Engaging with Primary Schools – What we do and how we measure it – A University of Nottingham perspective’
Questions and discussion
13.15 Breakouts – small group discussion
Show and Tell – Bring your Evaluation Framework or Forms – small breakout groups to share our methodology and reporting process
14.00 Coffee break
14.10 Jess Morton-Cain, Primary Activities Co-ordinator, Higher Education Progression Partnership
‘Future Flyers – primary project’
Questions and discussion
14.45 Next meeting – items for the agenda – reflections on the session
15.00 Close

University of Nottingham