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New Character Education Kitemark for Schools

Schools can now register their interest in our new Character Education Kitemark which will be piloted during 2018. The kitemark scheme will support schools to achieve excellence in developing character across the school through a structed and supported process delivered by the Association for Character Education. To become involved in 2018 register your interest now and we will keep you updated as this important development progresses. Find out more.


ACE Conference 2018 Announced

Save the date for the 3rd Annual Association for Character Education (ACE) Conference which will take place on Friday 6th July 2018 at the Oratory School in London. Further details and speakers will be announced in the new year. Places will be limited so make sure to join the association or renew your membership as soon as possible to be assured of a place. Join or Renew Now.


The ACE Annual Conference - 14th July

The ACE annual conference 2017 will be held on the 14th July at Kings Langley School. ACE is pleased to announce that keynote speakers this year will be: Nicky Morgan MP, Sir Anthony Seldon and Sophie Brooks (Marks and Spencer).

The importance of character education to individual and societial flourishing continues to capture the public imagination and influence national and political agendas. In a world of rapid change, bewildering developments and perplexing challenges, the question of what is truly important and enduring becomes evermore pressing. In what is sure to be a very exciting and stimulating conference, our keynote speakers, from the arenas of politics, education and big business, bring a unique perspective on why character education continues to matter now and in the future. 

There will be a wide range of stimulating workshops focusing on character education in and outside the school classroom; with staff and parents; and using creative approaches to explore and educate. There is something to cater for everyone's area of interest and also to expand awareness of approaches that may be less familiar.

This year's conference builds on the success of our inaugral conference and seeks to deepen knowledge and understanding of how character can be taught in stimulating and inspiring ways in an everchanging world.

Please register for your complimentary place or book additional places for £50.00 per person.


ACE Annual Conference 2017

Details of the ACE annual conference 2017 have been announced.  The conference will take place at Kings Langley School on July 14th.  Keynote speakers will be Nicky Morgan MP, Sir Anthony Seldon and Sophie Brooks (Marks and Spencer).

There will also be a range of diverse and stilumatling workshops on a variety of themes. 

Click here to download the flyer: Conference Flyer
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