Thank you to everyone who attended our conference at St Edward's Oxford and to the staff at St Edward's for hosting. It was a great success and the feedback on our two speakers, Phil Hardaker and Dr Tom Hughes, has been excellent. Now on to planning the next AEGIS conference!
The Mount School York is our newest member to join AEGIS, supporting our work in promoting the welfare of international students studying in the UK. http://www.mountschoolyork.co.uk/
Thank you Padworth College for joining AEGIS and supporting us in ensuring and promoting the welfare of international students studying in the UK. We are delighted to have you on board.
Phil Hardaker, one of our main speakers at the AEGIS Spring Conference to be held on Thursday 24th April 2014 at St Edward's, featured in a Telegraph news article 'International pupils: boarders from beyond our borders'. An interesting read for all those involved in UK education for international students. Contact Yasemin Yasemin@aegisuk.net to book a place at the conference, early booking is advised due to limited spaces.
Our Spring Conference, 'International Student Perspectives', will be held at St Edward's, Oxford on 24th April 2014. Dr Tom Hughes, Educational and Child Psychologist and Phil Hardaker, Vice Principal, International College Sherborne are our main speakers for the day. For further details please contact Yasemin Yasemin@aegisuk.net.
Five new Independent Schools’ Inspectorate trained inspectors were appointed by AEGIS during 2013 bringing the total to 9.
The Trustees were very pleased to award Accreditation to three Guardianship Organisations. UK2Learn gained accreditation in June 2013, UK China Students Union in August 2013 and James-Lee Consultancy in November 2013. This brings the total accredited Guardianship Organisations in membership to 29.
The Advisory Committee welcomed two new Guardianship Organisation representatives in 2013; Jane Eldridge from College Guardians and Ben Hughes from Pippa’s Guardians.