Teachers Conference 2018

You can download the presentations from our 2018 Understanding Humanism Teachers Conference below.

Introduction activity: Humanism on a piece of string – Luke Donnellan

Spirituality without a soul – Dr. Jackie Watson

The challenges of secularism – Teaching humanism on the new A level specifications – Neil McKain

International humanism – Giovanni Gaetani

Leaving religion – Imtiaz Shams

Accessible humanism – Sophie Colligan

Humanist ceremonies – Isabel Russo

Humanist campaigning – Richy Thompson

Humanist pastoral support – Simon O’Donoghue


See also the handout for Andrew Copson’s Keynote – Secularism: Politics, Religion, and Freedom


Please note that the following sessions had no presentations:

Humanism and war – Roger Hutton

Keynote 2: The good and worthwhile life – Prof. AC Grayling


Please also browse the Teaching Resources section of this site to find many of the resources referenced on the day, along with other lesson plans and classroom activities available to download for free.

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