Partners

A huge thank you to all our partners who have helped make the Confident Child Summit a reality. Our partners are hand picked as organizations that care about the future of our children and are taking active measures to improve their well-being.

Please take a few minutes to see what they can offer you, your child and your school.

Education Partners

Cognita is a global family of diverse yet connected schools which share one common purpose: to create an inspiring world of education that builds self-belief and empowers individuals to succeed.

Empowering its 50,000 students around the world to understand and better maintain their wellbeing is integral to this purpose, providing the all-important foundation that prepares them for life.

The Berry Street Education Model provides schools with training, curriculum & strategies to engage even the most challenging students. This education initiative is based on proven positive education, trauma-informed and wellbeing practices that enable students’ academic and personal growth. Uniquely it educates schools & their leaders to reinforce and sustain cognitive & behavioural change, thus re-engaging young people in learning and progressing academic achievement.

Partners

The movement helping schools, colleges and universities equip children & young people with the knowledge and life skills to flourish and contribute to the flourishing of others. Join us on our mission to build a network of one million people and help us achieve our goal of promoting the development of childrens' and young peoples' character and well-being alongside their personal and academic achievements.

With thousands of members from over 70 countries, the International Positive Psychology Association is the foremost authority on the science of Positive Psychology. Its three-part mission is to promote the science of positive psychology and its research-based applications, facilitate collaboration among researchers, teachers, students, and practitioners of positive psychology around the world and to share the findings of positive psychology with the broadest possible audience.

PESA is Australia’s Positive Education association whose members include schools, universities, educators, parents, researchers, charities and other communities who share an interest in an evidence-based approach to well-being, and a commitment to supporting our schools, students, and the wider community to flourish.

Live Happy takes you on a journey to find authentic happiness in life, at work and at home through inspiring stories and hands-on tips rooted in the science of positive psychology. Our award-winning content offers in-depth features and the latest news on mindfulness, health and wellness, gratitude and resilience: all delivered through fascinating stories celebrities, authors or ordinary people with extraordinary lives.

World Happiness Fest is the world’s largest, most diverse, and comprehensive forum of happiness and well-being experts, opinion leaders and agents of change. This year’s Festival will feature live events in Madrid, Spain, agoras in 50 cities globally and hundreds of online events. Each day covers a different subject including Happiness, Education, Social Impact and Personal Development, Health & Well-being, Well-being Through Technology, and Families, Wellness and Our Planet.

The Greater Good Science Center studies the psychology, sociology, and neuroscience of well-being and teaches skills that foster a thriving, resilient, and compassionate society. Based at the University of California, Berkeley, one of the world’s leading institutions of research and higher education, GGSC’s programs turn cutting-edge research into practical resources for happiness, compassion, and the meaningful life.

The University of Buckingham is a non-profit private university in Buckingham, England, the oldest of the country's private universities and is the home of the two-year degree. Vice Chancellor Anthony Seldon is also the President of The International Positive Education Network and Action for Happiness.

Learning Curve offer a range of products and resources for primary and secondary students and teachers to support Positive Education and student Wellbeing with a focus on building healthy, positive and resilient students. Written by summit education expert Mick Walsh. Learning Curve are the only publisher to support its range of planners with an innovative online Student Wellbeing Program, informed by evidence-based research from many of the world’s luminaries.

Action for Happiness helps people take action for a happier and more caring world. Our patron is The Dalai Lama and our members take action to increase well-being in their homes, workplaces, schools and local communities. Our vision is a happier world, with fewer people suffering with mental health problems and more people feeling good, functioning well and helping others.

Compassion Matters provides a basis for children to explore ethical ideas about compassion and its related concepts which are universal to all human beings such as; Where does happiness come from? How is failing part of learning? What is true courage? What is a just society? All of these ideas are inspired by the work of our organisation’s patron His Holiness the Dalai Lama and drawn from examples from philosophers and thinkers from a wide variety of faiths, traditions and backgrounds.

The happiness and well-being of our girls has always been at the heart of what we do because we know that contented and fulfilled girls, succeed. They have the confidence to step outside the box, take risks, try new challenges and embrace opportunities.

We celebrate achievement in the round – creatively, actively, pastorally and, of course, academically – but not to the exclusion of everything else.