Learning is not preparation for life, learning is life itself - Celebration of Learning and AGM

Session Content

At One Awards we believe passionately in advancement through education.

To that end we would be delighted if you could join us in our Celebration of Learning and AGM event at The County Thistle, Newcastle upon Tyne on Friday June 12th from 9.30am. We will be celebrating the amazing achievements of our learners and recognised centres and we also offer a fabulous line up of guest speakers, including:

Keynote Speaker

  • Dr Richard Spencer, Head of Science at Middlesbrough College and Britain’s only representative at the finals in the inaugural Global Teacher Prize held in Dubai for his creative and unique methods of engaging learners.
  • One Awards Update – future plans and opportunities
  • The Home Achievement Programme – launched in 2008 as a pilot in the North East, this One Awards programme is now delivered nationally with over 140 project groups taking part in the delivery. 
  • Celebration of Learning Awards – celebrating the successes of One Awards recognised centres and learners

After the Celebration of Learning Awards we will be holding our AGM which commences at 11.45am and, is an opportunity for our members to hear from the Chair and Chief Executive about our strategy.




Cost:  Free

Refreshments and Lunch will be provided, places are limited, please book early!

For information on award categories and nominations for the Celebration of Learning Awards please click here

For more information on the event please contact or telephone 0191 518 6550

Please note this event is now fully booked, if you wish to be placed on a waiting list please contact

Spaces are still available to attend the AGM from 11:45am.  Reservations should be made to Bridget Randall on

Upcoming Sessions

I have recently had contact with One Awards regarding the booking of seminars. Communications in E- mail and telephone calls were excellent.

Paul Hutchinson
Newcastle College