Upcoming Events

27/09/2018 - 28/09/2018

17:30 - 20:00

SPPA Annual General Meeting 2018

Our AGM is an opportunity for members to meet and have their say on the future direction of SPPA. We will be reporting on the year previous, voting on member submitted motions and appointing a further two trustees to our board. 


09:30 - 16:30

SPPA conference 2018 - 'Growing up, growing old, and staying well: a social pedagogical approach'

We are delighted to announce the second annual SPPA conference. We will have speakers and workshops on a variety of topics, exploring our conference theme ‘Growing up, growing old. Staying well: a social pedagogical approach’.


12:30 - 13:30

Webinar - Social pedagogy and youth work

This webinar will look into the ways social pedagogy can be effectively utilised in work with children and young people. 


12:30 - 13:30

Webinar - Social pedagogy in residential child care

This webinar will look into principles of social pedagogy utilized in residential child care in Denmark and Germany. The webinar will be delivered by Emmanuel Akpan-Inwang, Director of The Lighthouse - a new and innovative children's home established on


12:30 - 13:30

Webinar - Social pedagogic approaches to working with older people

This webinar follows the success of a recent one-day training session for practitioners working with adults across the age range in Leicester. As an emerging professional disciplines, social pedagogy provides an ethical, appropriate framework for holistic,