8 courses found

Code: 19SEN/008A Induction for new SENCOs

This two-day course is for new or aspiring SENCO/INCOs and will provide reassurance and pointers for first steps in the role. The sessions will offer practical ideas to support delegates in ensuring that children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities make good progress. The course will provide a brief overview of national/local guidance and developments within the context of inclusion and SEND, and will highlight implications for the role. There will be a variety of inputs and practical activities. This course also provides an excellent foundation for the more advanced National Award for SEN Coordination.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 18 September 2019 09:30 - 16:00 Hertfordshire Development Centre, Stevenage
2 17 October 2019 09:30 - 16:00 Test

Code: 19ENG/033P Phase 2-4 phonics: teaching and supporting

This essential course will support delegates in delivering high-quality phonics teaching, as well as developing key methods of application and the embedding of phonic skills across the curriculum.

Throughout the course, delegates will be looking at planning, assessment, opportunities for application, and independent learning.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 18 September 2019 09:00 - 16:00 Hertfordshire Development Centre, Stevenage

Code: 19ENG/067P Primary English funded subject leader cluster - St Albans (EVENT FULL)

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.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 18 September 2019 16:00 - 17:00 Garden Fields JMI School

Code: 19MAT/058P Primary mathematics funded subject leader cluster - St Albans

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.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 18 September 2019 16:00 - 17:00 Garden Fields JMI School

Code: 19SCI/018P Primary science funded subject leader cluster - St Albans area

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.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 18 September 2019 16:00 - 17:00 Garden Fields JMI School

Code: 19NQT/019P Refresher for experienced primary NQT induction tutors (EVENT FULL)

This course is aimed at induction tutors who have mentored NQTs in the past and need to be updated on the induction process and regulations.

The main focus of the afternoon will be implementing an effective mentoring programme, improving assessment writing and addressing the Teachers' Standards.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 18 September 2019 14:00 - 16:30 Hertfordshire Development Centre, Stevenage

Code: 19DMS/042A SIMS Census preparation (on school data)

This course will allow delegates to carry out the processes contained in the school census documentation we send to schools, on their own school data, enabling delegates to complete the process with guidance from a data management consultant. Delegates will be in a quiet, uninterrupted environment.

Delegates should have a basic familiarity of SIMS and have their own login to the system. Shortly before the course, delegates' schools will be provided with instructions for setting up the remote connection. It is the school’s responsibility to ensure that these instructions are followed and it should be noted that failure to do so may result in the delegates being unable to work on the school’s own data during this session.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 18 September 2019 09:30 - 12:30 Hertfordshire Development Centre, Stevenage

Code: 19DMS/043A SIMS Census preparation (on school data) (EVENT FULL) (Cancelled)

This course will allow delegates to carry out the processes contained in the school census documentation we send to schools, on their own school data, enabling delegates to complete the process with guidance from a data management consultant. Delegates will be in a quiet, uninterrupted environment.

Delegates should have a basic familiarity of SIMS and have their own login to the system. Shortly before the course, delegates' schools will be provided with instructions for setting up the remote connection. It is the school’s responsibility to ensure that these instructions are followed and it should be noted that failure to do so may result in the delegates being unable to work on the school’s own data during this session.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 18 September 2019 13:30 - 16:30 Hertfordshire Development Centre, Stevenage