Professional development & networking
Monday 3 June 2019
Model United Nations (MUN) is used by schools across the country to deliver global citizenship, personal development and academic enrichment to young people.
This conference for adult teaching staff is designed to support advisers of all experience in the development of a successful MUN programme at your school.
A series of workshops offer targeted training in different aspects of MUN. There is also plenty of time in the schedule for networking with other advisers and conference organisers.
Learn how MUN works and the steps to establishing and developing a successful MUN programme.
Explore practical strategies for developing delegates’ MUN skills including resolution drafting and analysis; public speaking and rhetoric; and policy research.
Understand different approaches to model diplomacy and conference organisation.
Network with advisers with a range of experience and from a variety of MUN programmes.
Programme & Sessions
MONDAY 3 JUNE 2019
1030 – 1100 Arrival & refreshments
1100 – 1200 INTRODUCTION & PANEL DISCUSSION: From Highly Commended to Outstanding: Advising a Successful MUN Programme
1200 – 1300 Lunch
1300 – 1335 WORKSHOP SESSION I
1340 – 1415 WORKSHOP SESSION II
1420 – 1455 WORKSHOP SESSION III
1455 – 1530 Afternoon tea & networking
Confirmed workshop sessions
How does MUN work? Demonstration debate for new advisers
Policy research & translating research into resolution format
Basic and advanced sessions on resolution writing
Technological solutions to conference organisation
Different MUN styles: THIMUN, Harvard & UN4MUN