The Power of Student Radio


Albert Einstein allegedly once said “Everyone is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.” A statement that opposes the ‘one size fits all’ education system that is rife in so many schools across the country. I will be discussing how student radio is going beyond that, and how it has changed the lives of many SEND students who were previously considered ‘lost causes’ by the current system. Student radio changed my life, and it could help so many more.

Across two days, over 250 sessions will take place at the Festival. A full timetable of sessions will be available from late May 2019. Until this point we will only be announcing the day(s) sessions will be taking place.