Teachers as Learners: Developing professional competence through collaborative learning and reflective practice


King’s College, Madrid

27th-28th October 2017

€470 for COBIS Members/€520 for non-Members/€260 for Friday Only/€220 for Saturday Only


Teachers, Teaching Assistants and School Leaders from Primary and Secondary are invited to register for the King’s Group Professional Development Weekend, hosted by King’s College, Madrid.

Building on the success of previous Teachers’ Conferences hosted by King’s Group, this 2-day event includes a range of excellent speakers and workshop presenters.


This year’s Keynote speaker is Sir John Jones who will be giving a plenary session on “Teaching in the 21st Century”. There will also be Keynote Sessions from Peter Hall Jones and Tony France.


With over 30 educational experts, trainers and facilitators involved, the Professional Development Weekend offers something for everyone:

  • School Improvement and Excellence
  • Leadership and Management
  • ICT and e-Learning
  • Coaching
  • Mental Health and Wellbeing
  • SMSC
  • Pastoral and PSHE
  • Learning Environments etc

The programme also includes specific workshops in key subject areas in both Primary and Secondary: English, Maths, the Sciences, Humanities and Creatives.


We are confident that the weekend will prove to be professionally stimulating and will provide you with an excellent opportunity for development, networking and sharing best practice.


Click here to reserve your place at the Professional Development Weekend 2017


Recommended Hotel Accommodation:

Eurostars Mirasierra Suites

Alfredo Marqueríe, 43

28034  Madrid




The special “conference rates” for delegates will be as follows:


139€ Room in Single Use. VAT and breakfast included.

155€ Room in Double Use. VAT and breakfast included.


Please click here for the hotel booking form.



Our rigorous recruitment processes, coupled with our ongoing staff support and development programmes, ensure that we attract and retain the very best employees.

King’s Group is committed to the Continued Professional Development (CPD) of our staff, in order to ensure that they remain at the leading edge of their professions.  This CPD forms one of the key pillars of our Vision “to be at the forefront of British education internationally”.  We recognise that people are at the core of everything we do, from the senior and middle leadership teams, the teachers in our classrooms, through to the administrative and support staff.

If you would like to learn more about the Training and Development on offer at King’s Group, please contact:

Martyn Wiggett

Training & Development Manager

King’s Group



We place great importance on the recruitment process and ongoing CPD that we offer to all our employees. Because we understand that happy, motivated and engaged employees work hard, look forward to developing their careers with us and can secure the best results for our students and customers.

Roberto Martín,

Chief Resources Officer,

King’s Group