Category: Training/CPD

South West Leading Communication and Literacy Conference

29 April 2019

What does the evidence suggest is good practice in developing communication and literacy?
There are many communication and literacy initiatives already employed in schools and nurseries; this conference is the culmination of a West Somerset programme to help EYFS teams map out what is working in their environment, what has impact and what doesn’t.

When and Where?
•The Dunster Tithe Barn
•Monday 29 April 2019 […]

Posted on: 26 October 2018
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Making Sense of Metacognition

13 February 2019–15 May 2019

Evidence shows that Metacognition and Self-Regulated Learning approaches have consistently high levels of impact on student outcomes, with pupils making an average of 7 months’ additional progress in one academic year. These strategies can be particularly effective for low achieving and older pupils. (See Metacognition Summary)   The potential impact of these approaches is high, […]

Posted on: 18 July 2018
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Leading Learning 2019

13 March 2019–12 June 2019

Book here: Do you want to create and successfully implement evidence-based CPD plans for your school? Join other senior leaders in 2019 on our three-day Leading Learning programme. The three sessions will take place at schools in Somerset on 13 March, 9 May and 12 June 2019. The first session will be here at The Blue School in Wells. […]

Posted on: 18 July 2018
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Leading Communication and Literacy – Early Years Programme

5 November 2018–29 April 2019

We’re very excited to be working with West Somerset schools and nurseries to develop a Leading Communication and Literacy programme for this academic year. All West Somerset EYFS settings (nurseries, pre-schools, school Reception classes) are invited to attend this programme which is a mixture of plenary sessions, school and nursery visits, audits, action plans and local exemplification of good practice. […]

Posted on: 26 June 2018
Posted in: Events, Training/CPD