2008 EBEA annual conference


The 2008 Annual EBEA Conference was held on Friday 6 June and Saturday 7 June at the Aston Business School Conference Centre in Birmingham.

PowerPoint presentations, video presentations and/or handouts from the Conference presentations are given below in alphabetical order of speaker.

Where there is a video presentation, this is shown by the  EBEA TV  logo. Click on the logo to view the video.

Unless otherwise stated all downloads are available only for members.

The handbook giving details of the programme and speakers can be downloaded from the column on the right.

ZIPKevin Abbott EBEA TV
Electronic Starters - a practical demonstration of the potential uses of electronic starters and revision games in business and economics teaching Download

PPSProfessor Colin Bamford: EBEA TV
Congestion Charging - What's the point? Download

Stephen Barnes: Developing Critical Economic & Business Studies EBEA TV

PPSHelen Beardmore: Assessing Enterprise Capabilities - enterprise research - an overview of  the National Foundation for Education Research (NFER) findings into the assessment of enterprise capabilities in secondary schools Download

 PPSSue Braybrook from the Specialist Schools and Academies Trust: the implementation of the Specialist Diplomas Download

PPSDavid Butler (HMI) and Prue Huddleston: Economic Wellbeing - developing high quality learning  Download

PPSJames Byng: ideas on how to make betters use of features from TV shows such as Dragons' Den, The Apprentice, Breaking into Tesco and how teachers can make better use of visits to businesses and community organisations. Download

PPSSandra Butler EBEA TV
a comparison of the new Business Studies GCSE specifications offered by the major awarding bodies Download

PPSPaul Clarke from the University of Worcester: the key differences between the new and the current Economics ‘A’ Level specifications from the teacher's perspective  Download

PPSProfessor Peter Davies and Duncan Cullimore: How the self evaluation checklist can support the work of departments in schools and colleges and the progress of the EBEA Quality Mark project (which uses the checklist) Download

PPSGuy Durden: the leading edge CPD work being undertaken at Staffordshire University focused on developing teaching and learning in our subject area. Download

PPSDeveloping financial capability - a joint presentation by the FSA (Financial Services Authority), pfeg (Personal Finance Education Group) and Roehampton University Download

PPSIan Marcousé: the key differences between the new and the current Business Studies - A Level specifications from the teacher's perspective Download

Ian Marcousé - Teaching Company Accounts EBEA TV

David Myddelton  - Government Project Disasters EBEA TV

PPSAndy Reeve: Developing your role as a subject leader - the key skills and issues involved in running a department in 2008 Download

Levi Roots - Starting up Reggae Reggae Sauce EBEA TV

PPSProfessor Peter Sinclair: how best to analyse and interpret current events in financial markets with particular reference to the credit crunch Download

Teaching the IFS (Institute of Financial Services) certificate and diploma courses Download

Barbara Walman and Gill Ditch: Teaching Retail - a range of practical activities that can be used within the delivery of the BTEC First Diploma/Certificate in Retail programme. The resources from this presentation have been made available in the Learning and Resources section - BTEC First - Retail

PPSAction research: teachers studying the Business modules at Warwick and Brighton universities will be sharing their learning and inviting discussion Download