FestABLE - National Festival of Specialist Learning

What’s on at FestABLE

FestABLE 2020 will bring together an impressive group of speakers who work across Specialist Education. The programme is currently being finalised and will include an interesting mix of presentations, workshops, drop-in sessions to appeal to a wide range of audiences including professionals, young people and parents.

FestABLE programme of events 2018

FestABLE Programme

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Check out What’s On at FestABLE 2018


A review of the Children and Families Act, the future of Speech and Language therapy and how to create an SEND workforce – just some of the varied topics which will be addressed at FestABLE.

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Discussions & Workshops

From theatre performances to learning about Lego therapy – find out the wide range of discussions and workshops planned.

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Drop-in sessions

Legal surgery, accessible sports and assistive technology – just some of the drop-in sessions planned for FestABLE.

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Festival activities

Pick and mix your day with a variety of festival activities including creative workshops, break-out areas and a festival village with food, music and stalls.

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Experienced professionals from across the Special Educational Needs sector will be speaking and leading discussions at FestABLE. Find out more about those involved.

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Attend FestABLE

Make sure you attend the UK’s first national festival of specialist learning. Get your tickets today!




What's on at FestABLE

FestABLE brings together an impressive group of speakers who work across Specialist Education. All are renowned for their commitment to young people with disabilities and learning difficulties and for their expertise.


FestABLE is proudly sponsored by

National Star
EDF Energy

Our FestABLE partners include

Special Needs JungleThe OT magazineNatspec

Read more about available sponsorship opportunities

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Tel         01242 534722

Email    info@festable.org

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