Carl Morris

Principal, Carfax College Oxford

As the Principal of Carfax College Oxford, & Head of Carfax Private Tutors globally, Carl oversees student academic programmes, client relationships, training, marketing, promotion, and business development. Carl has worked with Carfax for a number of years as the Head of Operations for Carfax UAE and more recently the Head of Carfax Private Tutors globally. Carl graduated from the University of Oxford with a Master’s degree in Chemistry; and went on to become an ACA qualified Chartered Accountant. Having worked in education for the majority of his professional life, Carl has a wealth of academic experience and is an enthusiastic Science/Maths tutor, with a broad range of professional and personal experience. He has supported pupils across all the major curricula, and has worked with organisations that provide tuition to underprivileged children, helping them with university applications.


GESS Talks Arena

14 November 2021 | 15:30 - 15:50 | English | Igniting intellectual curiosity

It is easy for students to become disengaged with their education and not understand the purpose of traditional schooling given the wealth of knowledge that they have at their fingertips. The rapid growth of technology has made it difficult to predict the necessary skill set that will be required to succeed once students leave the safety of their education systems. This session will explore how we can apply creative teaching techniques and shift the focus of education from knowledge to skills, to better prepare students for the world of tomorrow.


Global Learning

15 November 2021 | 11:40 - 12:00 | English | The impact of Covid on Education and Exams

Education across the globe has undergone a seismic transition as a result of the covid pandemic, some of the changes will be here to stay but it has also brought an appreciation of some aspects of education that form an important bedrock of a child's social and mental development. This session will examine some of the ways in which schools and pupils coped with the challenges and what they have learnt from the experience.


GESS Talks Arena

15 November 2021 | 15:30 - 16:30 | English | The Future of Education

During this panel session four experienced panellists will put forward their unique vision for the future of education.