Why we need to change how we learn


Running Time
18m 37s


Alistair Smith
Creator of Accelerated Learning


“I am nervous because it matters”. Inspiring talk from Alistair Smith about why we need to learn differently in a world that is changing from the one we lived in yesterday.

Alistair Smith has been described as “the UK’s leading trainer in modern learning methods” training educators, parents and developers in the UK and abroad.

As Chair of Alite, he helps design and deliver their extensive training and development support programmes for schools. This includes the acclaimed, ‘Going to Outstanding and Beyond.’ Alistair’s highly respected and award winning Accelerated Learning model has been used in classrooms as a means of raising pupil motivation and achievement.

Alistair also has a dual career in professional sport. He is the designated learning consultant to the English Football Association where, on behalf of their 50,000 students, he helps modernise training and coaching provision.


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