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Safeguarding Children for all

Starts: Wednesday 18 September 2019 - 09:30 - 15:30
Venue : Vadnie Bish House, 1st Floor Meeting Room A, 33-43 Caversham Road, London NW5 2DR, NW5 2DR map
Who is this event for
For all practitioners working in Settings and Childminders working with children aged 0 - 5 and Committee Members responsible for the EYFS.
What does this event cover
The session will focus on:

- The importance of safeguarding and protecting children.
- Legislation and the requirements of the EYFS.
- Understanding the signs and symptoms of abuse.
- What to do if you are concerned about a child.
- Record keeping and sharing information.
- Safer working practice.

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Secondary schools bursars forum

Starts: Wednesday 18 September 2019 - 12:30 - 15:30
Venue : Crowndale Centre, 218 Eversholt Street, London, NW1 1BD map
Who is this event for
This is a termly meeting with updates and discussions for bursars and finance officers. The agenda will be circultated at a later date.
What does this event cover
To book your place or for more information please contact Joe Lynch on 020 7974 4507 or email joe.lynch@camden.gov.uk.
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To book your place or for more information please contact Joe Lynch on 020 7974 4507 or email joe.lynch@camden.gov.uk.

Working Smarter with Microsoft Office

Starts: Wednesday 18 September 2019 - 09:00 - 12:30
Venue : Camden Centre for Learning (CCfL), Harmood Street, London, NW1 8DP map
Who is this event for
School Support Staff.
What does this event cover
Make your school’s workforce more productive. IT skills that will increase the efficiency and productivity of office staff.
The delegate will be able to use the full functionality of the MS Office suite, boosting their confidence to be able to do exactly what you want to do in Excel, Powerpoint, Word and Outlook.
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Using Animation to Inspire Learning

Starts: Thursday 19 September 2019 - 09:00 - 09:30
Venue : Camden Centre for Learning (CCfL), Harmood Street, London, NW1 8DP map
Who is this event for
Teaching Staff.
What does this event cover
Learn a variety of Animation techniques to use to engage and inspire children. The different types of animation can be applied to all areas of the curriculum to engage all learners.
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Motivating a Team

Starts: Friday 20 September 2019 - 10:00 - 13:00
Venue : Crowndale Centre - Committee Room 4, 218 Eversholt Street, London, NW1 1BD map
Who is this event for

For Managers and Room Leaders of Early Years Settings and Childminders working with assistants.

What does this event cover
‘Successful Management is motivating people to do what you want because they want to’.

Designed for managers and room leaders, this short workshop is aimed at encouraging reflection on how we motivate our teams to fully meet their potential within our early years settings. Through group discussion and activities we will review the processes involved in encouraging team members to support the overall development of a setting or room development plan.

We will consider rights and responsibilities within support and supervision, agreeing, setting and monitoring targets as well as considering motivating factors which affect team dynamics.

We will leave this workshop armed with some simple proven strategies for encouraging colleagues to aim for the best possible professional practice for our young children and their families, maximising the overall quality of our base rooms and settings.
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ICT skills for Childminders - a Free course

Starts: Saturday 21 September 2019 - 10:00 - 14:30
Venue : Camden City Learning Centre (CLC), Charrington Street, Somers Town, London, NW1 1RD map
Who is this event for
For Childminders working in Camden.
What does this event cover
Good computer skills are more valuable than ever, the use of computers has become essential for the workplace. It is an important way to communicate, keep up to date and keep in touch with users of your business.

Many services are now only available online, computer skills will enable you to take advantage of the World Wide Web.

This free training will help you to enhance your skills and build your confidence.

This course will cover:
- Setting up a business email address.
- Using Microsoft Office.
- Using Outlook for emails.
- Basic document creation in Word.
- Basic spreadsheet creation in Excel.
- How to book courses on Camden Learning.
- Using Facebook to advertise.
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Geography KS3 Standardisation and Moderation

Starts: Monday 23 September 2019 - 16:00 - 17:30
Venue : Acland Burghley School, 93 Burghley Road, London, NW5 1UJ map
Who is this event for
Heads of subjects and KS3 subject leads attend subject specific sessions.

Building on learners’ strengths achieved in primary school, secondary subject specialists discuss how exemplification of ‘age-expectations’ will aid their assessment of both progress and attainment in KS3. Through discussions around the evidence produced from common tasks, or assessment rubrics, teachers gain confidence in their judgements about progress and attainment. These discussions link t ...
What does this event cover
Annotated exemplification of an agreed end-of-Year 7 standard for each subject.

Meet subject specialists from other schools, share resources, ideas, confirm understanding, raise questions.
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This session is part of the Secondary Moderation Package.

EYFS Seminar - Reach for the Sky! Inspiring Young Writers in the EYFS

Starts: Tuesday 24 September 2019 - 16:30 - 19:00
Venue : Crowndale Centre, 218 Eversholt Street, London, NW1 1BD map
Who is this event for

For all Early Years practitioners in Settings and Childminders working with children aged 0 - 5.

What does this event cover
Delegates will have opportunities to:
  • Explore the developmental stages of mark making and writing and the key elements needed to become a confident and effective early writer
  • Consider how to provide challenge and inspiration through everyday play experiences which incorporate the passions of young children.
  • Share effective strategies for engaging ALL children in meaningful writing experiences.

Kym Scott is an Early Years Eduction Trainer and Author of 'A Place to Learn'.
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History KS3 Standardisation and Moderation

Starts: Tuesday 24 September 2019 - 16:00 - 17:30
Venue : William Ellis School, Highgate Road, London, NW5 1RN map
Who is this event for
Heads of subjects and KS3 subject leads attend subject specific sessions.

Building on learners’ strengths achieved in primary school, secondary subject specialists discuss how exemplification of ‘age-expectations’ will aid their assessment of both progress and attainment in KS3. Through discussions around the evidence produced from common tasks, or assessment rubrics, teachers gain confidence in their judgements about progress and attainment. These discussions link t ...
What does this event cover
Annotated exemplification of an agreed end-of-Year 7 standard for each subject.

Meet subject specialists from other schools, share resources, ideas, confirm understanding, raise questions.
Please note
This session is part of the Secondary Moderation Package.

New to Year 6 - Reading, Writing and Maths

Starts: Tuesday 24 September 2019 - 09:30 - 15:30
Venue : Eleanor Palmer Primary School, Lupton Street, London, NW5 2JA map
Who is this event for
Primary Teachers New to Year 6.
What does this event cover
This will introduce teachers to the expectations of end of Key Stage 2 assessment. Teachers will consider how to provide a broad and balanced curriculum whilst ensuring that pupils are prepared for end of year statutory tests.

Reading, writing and maths will be the areas of focus with an emphasis on quality assessment for learning and next steps teaching. Teachers will be more secure in end of year expectations in these areas. Teachers will be given strategies to implement in their class room practise to support children in reaching end of year expectations.
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