Category: Training/CPD

2018 Early Years Conference – 14th June 2018

09:30–15:30 on 14 June 2018

2018 Early Years Conference – 14th June 2018 […]

Posted on: 23 March 2018
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2018 Pupil Premium Conference 27th June 2018

27 June 2018

Join us on Wednesday 27th June 2018 at The Romero Conference Centre, Macclesfield, for a day of exploring effective evidence informed approaches to closing the attainment gap. […]

Posted on: 23 March 2018
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NRICH-ing the mathematics curriculum; a 3-day programme for KS1/2 staff

09:30 on 15 May 2018–15:30 on 23 May 2018

A highly interactive professional development programme which will support staff in their development of confident, resourceful and enthusiastic learners of mathematics in their schools. […]

Posted on: 10 January 2018
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Key Stage 1 Literacy – back to the evidence.

09:15 on 14 September 2018–15:30 on 29 March 2019

This five-day course involves looking at the research and practice rooted within the Education Endowment Foundation Guidance ‘Improving Literacy in Key Stage One’. It is targeted at KS1 teachers and Literacy Coordinators and includes facilitated cluster groups and enquiry visits to support schools. […]

Posted on: 10 January 2018
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Guided Reading with live teaching behind the screen

09:30 on 19 April 2018–12:30 on 9 May 2018

This series of workshops will focus on live teaching of Guided Reading and progression in reading, and will consider how we are providing for all the children in the classroom to create a balanced literacy curriculum with guided reading as the core component. […]

Posted on: 10 January 2018
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Englicious

28 March 2018

Englicious is a web-based resource (a library, if you will) of all kinds of resources that teachers can use at primary and secondary schools throughout Key Stages 1-5. The site is fully compatible with the specifications of the UK National Curriculum (NC), so that you can be sure that the materials that you find there link directly to what you need to teach your students. […]

Posted on: 10 January 2018
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Boosting Reading @Primary (BR@P) (2 days training for a TA & teacher together)

09:30 on 27 March 2018–15:00 on 17 April 2018

BR@P supports the acquisition of good reading skills and is specifically designed to improve the way pupils read, enabling them to be independent problem-solvers who read with understanding and enjoyment. […]

Posted on: 10 January 2018
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Progress and Attainment – A Governor’s Guide

16:00–18:30 on 25 April 2018

Governors are expected to receive a great deal of analytical information in relation to attainment and progress. This session will help governors get to grips with the meaning behind the figures and understand what questions might need to be asked. This training will also highlight aspects of the new Analyse School Performance (ASP) the DFE’s replacement data analysis system for RAISE online. […]

Posted on: 10 January 2018
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Pupil Premium for Governors

16:00–18:30 on 20 March 2018

This session will give governors an understanding of how the Pupil Premium grant is awarded as well as the aim of the grant. It will enable governors to be more confident in receiving information from the Academy/school about children in receipt of the grant and ensuring that the grant is used effectively. […]

Posted on: 10 January 2018
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EYFS Diagnostic Assessment in Literacy

10 January 2018

This half-day course aims to develop teachers’ diagnostic assessment skills in response to Strand 7 of the Education Endowment Foundation ‘Improving Literacy in Key Stage One’ guidance report. It is part of a suite of professional learning opportunities that The Aspirer Research School are developing together with the EEF. […]

Posted on: 10 January 2018
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