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Code: DMS/20/379/A Managing student conduct in SIMS

The course gives an overview of the SIMS Behaviour Management module that a school can use to record, monitor and manage its students’ behaviour and achievements including the setups of the following SIMS areas, Homepage; Behaviour and Achievement Types; Bullying incidents and an brief overview of reporting. Behaviour is a strong measure in an Ofsted inspection and complete conduct records and evidence of monitoring will be beneficial during an inspection.

Effective recording of all conduct events will aid senior leaders and governors in monitoring the efficiency and consistency of the school’s strategies and reinforce the school’s behaviour policy.

If booking on this course you may also be interested in the “Managing and analysing student behaviour in SIMS” which is running in the afternoon of 18th March 2020.

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1 06 May 2020 09:30 - 12:30 Hertfordshire Development Centre, Stevenage Map

Code: ENG/19/367/P Primary English funded subject leader cluster - Stevenage

These funded (free to attend) cluster meetings are an excellent way to keep up to date with all the news, issues and developments in English. This term’s focus will support English subject leaders to further enhance the curriculum and secure highly effective teaching and learning across the school. Attendance will ensure delegates are up to date with effective leadership, key messages and the possible actions to undertake.

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1 06 May 2020 16:00 - 17:00 St Nicholas CE Primary School & Nursery Map

Code: MAT/19/338/P Primary mathematics funded subject leader cluster - Stevenage

These funded (free to attend) cluster meetings are an excellent way to keep up to date with all the news, issues and developments in mathematics. This term’s focus will support mathematics subject leaders to further enhance the curriculum and secure highly effective teaching and learning across the school. Attendance will ensure delegates are up to date with effective leadership, key messages and the possible actions to undertake.

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1 06 May 2020 16:00 - 17:00 St Nicholas CE Primary School & Nursery Map

Code: SCI/20/197/P Primary Science funded subject leader cluster - Stevenage

This funded (free to attend) cluster meeting is an excellent way to keep up to date with all the news, issues and developments in science. This terms focus will support subject leaders to further enhance the curriculum and secure highly effective teaching and learning across the school. Attendance will ensure delegates are up to date with effective leadership, key messages and the possible actions to undertake.

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1 06 May 2020 16:00 - 17:00 St Nicholas CE Primary School & Nursery Map

Code: 20NQT/001P Supporting EAL learners in the primary classroom

This course will provide delegates with an overview of the characteristics and needs of pupils learning English as an additional language.

It will support NQTs to embed the structures and resources necessary to accelerate the progress and attainment of their pupils.

Delegates will learn how new language is acquired, which areas of language development are most challenging and which strategies are most supportive.

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1 06 May 2020 09:00 - 12:00 Hertfordshire Development Centre, Stevenage Map

Code: HAS/20/204/A Asbestos training for schools

This course covers the essential information required for the effective management of asbestos remaining on the school premises. Areas covered include: risks of asbestos- locations and type HCC asbestos policy and guidance types of asbestos survey and understanding survey data the use of asbestos management plans the effective use of the permission to work procedure incident management asbestos works.

Please note this training is run by Hertfordshire County Council and has differing booking conditions from the Herts for Learning terms and conditions: bookings cancelled within four weeks of the course date will be charged at full price (unless a replacement is found) - bookings will be charged at full rate for non-attendees.

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1 07 May 2020 09:30 - 12:30 Hertfordshire Development Centre, Stevenage Map

Code: EAY/20/431/P Assessment moderation cluster for teachers in Early Years: cluster 13 - Hertford and Ware

This moderation cluster will enable delegates to validate their Early Years Foundation Stage profile judgements prior to statutory submission.

Delegates should bring examples of learning journals / evidence that supports judgements for at least three children of differing abilities. These should include a more-able child, a child working comfortably within the expected level and a child from a vulnerable group e.g. PPG, EAL, FSM, CLA etc. The process supports discussion and moderation that will enable practitioners to feel confident in making their 'best fit' judgements against the early learning goals (ELGs).

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1 07 May 2020 09:15 - 11:45 St Catherine's (CE) Primary School Map

Code: EAY/20/437/P Assessment moderation cluster for teachers in Early Years: cluster 14 - Welwyn Garden City and Hatfield

This moderation cluster will enable delegates to validate their Early Years Foundation Stage profile judgements prior to statutory submission.

Delegates should bring examples of learning journals / evidence that supports judgements for at least three children of differing abilities. These should include a more-able child, a child working comfortably within the expected level and a child from a vulnerable group e.g. PPG, EAL, FSM, CLA etc. The process supports discussion and moderation that will enable practitioners to feel confident in making their 'best fit' judgements against the early learning goals (ELGs).

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1 07 May 2020 13:30 - 16:00 Swallow Dell Primary & Nursery School Map

Code: 20MAN/001P Deputy and assistant headteacher induction: session five – effective communication

In the context of a deputy and assistant headteacher’s leadership and management role, this session aims to increase understanding about effective communication.

We will cover:
- developing understanding of effective communication relating to the role of deputy and assistant headteachers
- ensuring effective communication in different contexts
- leading meetings; how to chair meetings effectively and achieve positive outcomes
- speaking in public; engaging the audience and getting messages across with confidence
- dealing with confrontation constructively; how to make an appropriate response in situations where there is anger or aggression

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1 07 May 2020 13:30 - 16:30 Hertfordshire Development Centre, Stevenage Map

Code: EAY/20/349/P Monitoring in the EYFS for middle leaders

Middle leaders will gain a full understanding of how the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) is organised and how it links to the National Curriculum. This will enable them to confidently fulfil their monitoring responsibilities in the EYFS.

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1 07 May 2020 09:00 - 12:00 Hertfordshire Development Centre, Stevenage Map