Persia Presents series of community education lectures began in 2018. This is an effort to provide high calibre lectures, educational opportunities and professional training for the community at large. The aim of the series is to elevate the level of information and knowledge among Persian-speakers and others interested. The focus of presentations will remain on three thematic foci of Persia, namely, education, mental health and freedom from violence. Since its inception, Persia has co-hosted an event marking International Women’s Day as well as two lectures by world-renowned experts: World Bank economist, Dr. Augusto Claros-Lopez; and Director of Education at Jubilee Centre at Birmingham University, Dr. Tom Harrison.
On 25th April, Dr. Tom Harrison gave a keynote address at the Culture and Values in Schools conference in Hertfordshire. The conference was organised by the Partnership of Dacorum Schools and was attended by senior leaders running schools in Hertfordshire. Other speakers included the Rt Hon Nicky Morgan and Dr. Karen Edge. Dr. Harrison gave […]