RSA Events


Society & Culture

The RSA hosts one of the world’s leading public events programmes, delivering over 100 lectures, talks, screenings and debates a year. These events provide a platform for our most exciting public thinkers, and encourage intelligent exploration of today’s most urgent social challenges. Our public programme welcomes speakers from across the world and across disciplines – all united by a belief in the power of ideas to inspire and motivate social change. All of the audio files are recordings of talks in our public events programme.


Who Should Have the Power to Create the School Curriculum?

July 20th, 2014

Episode 219 of 494 episodes

Shadow Secretary of State for Education, Tristram Hunt MP visits the RSA to explore the future of the curriculum in the context of emerging technological and pedagogical innovations. Tristram Hunt speaks about teaching quality and where UK schools can do more to tailor the curriculum using freedoms accrued by changes in policy.

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