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Code: ENF/20/145 Using Bar Modelling to Support Mathematical Understanding day 1 in two parts

Course outline and purpose: 

In the first session we will look at the approaches and developments in the maths curriculum within Singapore and how since the 1980s their children have outperformed children across the world in PISA and TiMMs assessments. We will follow the CPA approach to teaching and learning and look at progression within bar modelling. The session will end with a small gap task.

The second session will enable participants to reflect on their learning and gap task, develop their understanding even further, and begin to develop a whole school policy that will help this approach become embedded back at their educational establishment.

This course will…

Give an understanding of the bar model approach to teaching and learning and the pedagogy underpinning it

Consider how this can be applied across different domains in maths

Look at progression in bar modelling

Consider a whole school approach to bar modelling

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 10 November 2020 10:00 - 12:00 Virtual Meetings Map
2 11 November 2020 14:00 - 16:00 Virtual Meetings Map
3 24 February 2021 09:00 - 16:00 Eversley Primary School Map

Code: ENF/20/214 Senior Science Technician Meeting - VIRTUAL MEETING


TARGET AUDIENCE:
Senior Science Technicians

COURSE OUTLINE AND PURPOSE:
These meetings and events provide updates and CPD to support senior science develop their skills and knowledge around science practical work so that they are effectively able to support teachers in delivering practical science at KS3-5. They also offer colleagues the opportunity to engage in professional dialogue, share good practice around meeting common challenges and to keep up to date with and curriculum policy changes.

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1 18 November 2020 13:00 - 14:00 Virtual Meetings Map

Code: ENF/20/226 Secondary Science Subject Leader Development Meeting


TARGET AUDIENCE:
Science Subject Leaders

COURSE OUTLINE AND PURPOSE:

These meetings and events provide updates and CPD to support secondary science leaders to develop their skills and knowledge around science and science pedagogy. They also offer colleagues the opportunity to engage in professional dialogue, share good practice around meeting common challenges and to keep up to date with and curriculum policy changes:

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 25 November 2020 15:00 - 16:30 Virtual Meetings Map

Code: ENF/20/123 Child Protection Designated Lead Staff Training and Updates

Course outline and purpose: 

To ensure all school based Designated Child Protection Leads are update in matters relevant to their role.

To issue Certificate of Attendance for those who participate in the whole day. This is an intensive course and latecomers who the course leader judges have already missed significant course input will not be issued with a certificate. In these circumstances the attendee will need to be repeat the whole session before the necessary certificate can be issued.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 04 December 2020 09:00 - 16:00 Virtual Meetings Map

Code: ENF/20/270 Senior Science Technician Meeting - VIRTUAL MEETING


TARGET AUDIENCE:
Senior Science Technicians

COURSE OUTLINE AND PURPOSE:
These meetings and events provide updates and CPD to support senior science develop their skills and knowledge around science practical work so that they are effectively able to support teachers in delivering practical science at KS3-5. They also offer colleagues the opportunity to engage in professional dialogue, share good practice around meeting common challenges and to keep up to date with and curriculum policy changes.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 13 January 2021 13:00 - 15:00 TBA Map

Code: ENF/21/64 Introduction to Coaching - two sessions - you need to attend both sessions

Target Audience:

Primary, Secondary and Special school teachers in all phases, and settings.

Understand how developing coaching skills can enhance effectiveness when developing staff.

Course outline and purpose:

This is an opportunity to take part in a coaching taster session. Coaching is a core component of leadership courses and is an effective tool in raising performance and building capacity.


Outcomes from the course

  • Greater confidence in talking with staff and helping staff improve performance in the classroom
  • Supporting staff in making positive changes 
  • Increased effectiveness as a leader
  • Develop some basic coaching skills 

This course consists of two twilight sessions.
Applicants who secure a place will need to attend both sessions

 

 

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 19 January 2021 16:15 - 17:30 Grange Park Primary School Map
2 23 March 2021 16:15 - 17:30 Grange Park Primary School Map

Code: ENF/21/44 Talking Mats – Foundation Training


Course outline and purpose:

Talking Mats is an award-winning, evidence-based communication tool that facilitates children and young people to make their views known. The course consists of two half days. The 2-part course is structured to allow participants time to reflect and develop their own communication skills between the two sessions which are held 4-6 weeks apart. Delegates will receive one topic set of symbols.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 19 January 2021 09:15 - 13:15 Houndsfield Primary School Map
2 02 March 2021 09:15 - 13:15 Houndsfield Primary School Map

Code: ENF/21/67 Practical advice for supporting children with autism in mainstream: two day course for LSAs and TAs


Course outline and purpose:

This two day course will give participants a better understanding of autism and why children with autism behave in certain ways. It will also give participants a range of practical ideas to use on a daily basis with the children they support.

Please note: this course replaces the two-day reception autism course with Helen Cooke (nee Blatchford). Anyone who has attended the two day course should not attend this replacement course.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 20 January 2021 09:00 - 16:30 Houndsfield Primary School Map
2 21 January 2021 09:00 - 16:30 Houndsfield Primary School Map

Code: ENF/21/87 Senior Science Technician Meeting


TARGET AUDIENCE:
Senior Science Technicians

COURSE OUTLINE AND PURPOSE:
These meetings and events provide updates and CPD to support senior science develop their skills and knowledge around science practical work so that they are effectively able to support teachers in delivering practical science at KS3-5. They also offer colleagues the opportunity to engage in professional dialogue, share good practice around meeting common challenges and to keep up to date with and curriculum policy changes.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 20 January 2021 13:00 - 15:00 Lea Valley Academy Map

Code: ENF/21/3 First Aid for Teaching Assistants and School Support Staff (Including Site Managers)


Course outline and purpose:

This course is designed to meet the needs of any school-based staff required to provide first aid and welfare duties to pupils.

 

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 26 January 2021 09:00 - 16:00 Chickenshed Map