7 March 2018

‘Schooling Through the Looking Glass’

Three former headteachers, passionate about comprehensive education,raise the question about whether education has improved for disadvantaged children over the past 50 years.


30th October 2016

Rethinking Harold’s Wilson’s Legacy: comprehensive education and the politics of Commemoration’, Canadian History of Education Conference, Waterloo, Ontario

21st June 2016

Caroline Benn: Champion of Democratic Education, Goldsmiths, University of London  

21st May 2016

Caroline Benn: Educational Reformist and Socialist, Labour Heritage, London,

2nd February 2016

The Biographer’s Tale: Remembering the Life and Work of Caroline Benn, University of Birmingham


11 July 2015

Life Histories and Women Educators: an intellectual yet political class?, Annual Address, British Federation of Women Graduates, University of Birmingham


3 December 2014

Building Comprehensive Education, Caroline Benn and Holland Park School’, University of Birmingham, 3 December