John David Blake

John David Blake has taught History and Politics in diverse schools in Newham, Camden and Essex and he is currently a leading history practitioner at the Harris Federation.

John read Modern History at the University of Oxford before completing a PGCE at the Institute of Education in London and an MSt in Advanced History Teaching at the University of Cambridge.

He founded and co-edited Labour Teachers from 2011 to 2014. He also writes regularly on education policy and politics, publishing articles in a range of publications including the TES, Telegraph and Independent.

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Sunday 18 October 2015, 17.30 Pit Theatre

From betting to minimum pricing: saving the poor from themselves?

"Five debates a day sounds a bit daunting beforehand, but I really loved it. The speakers are so knowledgeable and passionate about their chosen topic, and the amount of time dedicated to questions from the audience was great as it really brought in alternative views."
Exeter University student

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