13th Oct 2016: Enjoying the Scenery; Slow Education and the Slow Movement in a Fast World by Joe Harrison Greaves

Come along to The Castle Hotel at 7pm to listen to Joe’s talk. Share a crust of bread, and learn what he has to share…


Name of speaker:

Joe Harrison Greaves

Title of talk:

Enjoying the Scenery: Slow Education and the Slow movement in a fast world



A (few) paragraph(s) on the subject you you’ve chosen to talk about and written through a personal narrative:

Joe Harrison-Greaves will talk about the rise of the global ‘Slow’ movement which has seen “a worldwide movement… challenge the cult of speed” (Honore) in areas as diverse as food, business, medicine, city planning and education.
As a co-founder of the Slow Education movement Joe will go on to look at how the philosophy of Slow has been translated into the education sector and how a growing movement of schools and educators are finding innovative and inspiring ways to deepen learning experiences by slowing down.

Any suggested you-tube links, websites and / or texts where further information may be found on your chosen topic:

Slow Education website: sloweducation.co.uk
Slow Education on Twitter: @Slow_Education
Carl Honore’s Book In Praise of Slowness: