Matrons’ Conference 2024: A Neurodiversity Toolkit

A one day event running from mid-morning to late afternoon, including refreshments and lunch. 

Following the success of last year’s inaugural Matrons’ Conference, we are delighted to invite you to this year’s event, to be held at Sherborne School on Friday 1 March. 

This one-day event will be a great opportunity to meet with colleagues from a wide range of UK Prep and Senior School Boarding Houses, offering the opportunity to discuss and share best practice about supporting pupils. 

The day will include round table discussions and breakout sessions centered around the theme of Neurodiversity, including a keynote speech from Franck Brown.

Keynote Speaker: Franck Brown from Conscious Clarity: Aiming to inspire, educate and support anyone looking to understand the strengths Neurodiversity can bring to daily life. 

Download the brochure here

Provisional Timetable: 

10.00 am   Arrival & Registration
10.20 am   Welcome Address
10.30 am   Keynote Speech & Session 1- Neurodiversity Toolkit
11.30 am   Short Break
11.45 am   Session 2 - Neurodiversity Toolkit
12.45 pm   Lunch
1.45 pm   Boarding at Sherborne
2.15pm   Session 3 - Roundtable Discussions
2.45pm   Break
3.00pm   Session 4 - Roundtable Discussions
3.30pm   Tea and Departure

2023 Conference in the Press

Boarding Schools’ Association - https://www.boarding.org.uk/school-news/2023/03/22/sherborne-school-hold-boarding-matrons-conference/

UKBSA - https://www.ukbsa.com/2023/03/22/sherborne-school-hold-boarding-matrons-conference/

School Management Plus - https://www.schoolmanagementplus.com/iep-school-news-and-announcements/sherborne-hosts-first-ever-matrons-conference/

Service Parents’ Guide to Boarding Schools - https://serviceschools.co.uk/news/sherborne-school-hold-boarding-matrons-conference/ 

Booking Information

To book your place, please email [email protected].