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Supporting Language and Communication needs in the EYFS (EVENT FULL)

Starts: Tuesday 2 February 2021 - 13:00 - 15:00
Venue : Virtual CPD Session, Digital Classroom, Virtual CPD Session map
Who is this event for
For all Early Years Practitioners and Childminders working with children aged 0 – 5.

What does this event cover
Language and communication needs are considered ‘high incidence’ needs and are therefore the remit of all practitioners. This course is particularly useful for new practitioners.

This is a two part course and practitioners must attend both sessions.  Both sessions will be delivered remotely.

The language and communication course aims to develop skills in identify and support children with speech, language and communication needs in early years settings.

Outcomes of the Training:

• To understand what Speech, Language and Communication Needs (SLCN) are and how these impact on children in nurseries and childminding settings.

• To understand issues around Bilingualism with regards to Speech, Language and Communication.

• To know and apply specific strategies to support children with SLCN and develop their communication skills.

• To devise a personal goal around the use of a specific strategy to support a child with SLCN.


Please note
There are 2 sessions between Tuesday 2 February 2021 and Tuesday 2 March 2021

Year 6 - Preparation for SATs (Cancelled)

Starts: Tuesday 2 February 2021 - 13:00 - 16:00
Venue : Virtual CPD Session, Digital Classroom, Virtual CPD Session map
Who is this event for
Year 6 teachers.
What does this event cover
This course is for teachers preparing pupils for end of key stage two statutory assessments.

Teachers will consider how to continue to provide a broad and balanced curriculum whilst addressing areas of need to ensure 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. By the end of the session teachers will be more secure in understanding the requirements of statutory assessment at the end of KS2. They will be given ideas and strategies to support them with their teaching to improve children’s outcomes.
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Oracy Into Reading and Writing

Starts: Wednesday 3 February 2021 - 09:00 - 12:00
Venue : Torriano Primary School, Torriano Avenue, London, NW5 2SJ map
Who is this event for
KS1 and KS2 class teachers, English leads, oracy leads.
What does this event cover
This course aims to share oracy practice and innovation in both reading and writing across Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2. The training will focus on:

  • practical tools and approaches to grow a culture of high-quality talk in the classroom
  • effective development of oracy in Guided Reading and modelled writing
  • the explicit teaching of vocabulary in all aspects of the curriculum
  • context for oracy teaching and learning across the wider curriculum.
Please note

Sociology KS3 Standardisation and Moderation (Cancelled)

Starts: Wednesday 3 February 2021 - 14:00 - 15:00
Venue : Virtual CPD Session, Digital Classroom, Virtual CPD Session 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.

Creating LGBT+ Inclusive Secondary schools

Starts: Thursday 4 February 2021 - 16:15 - 17:45
Venue : Virtual CPD Session, Digital Classroom, Virtual CPD Session map
Who is this event for
The training is for all school staff and will be particularly useful for Senior Leaders, Inclusion Leads and PSHE Coordinators.
What does this event cover
The training will cover:

  • key definitions - Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning and gender identity
  • ideas for being inclusive and celebrate difference
  • ideas to prevent homophobic, biphobic and transphobic (HBT) bullying and language 
  • support for young people 
  • ideas for involving students
  • strategies for managing issues that might arise
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Having difficult conversations with parents

Starts: Thursday 4 February 2021 - 14:30 - 16:00
Venue : Virtual CPD Session, Digital Classroom, Virtual CPD Session map
Who is this event for
For all practitioners working in Settings and Childminders working with children aged 0 - 5.
What does this event cover
For many people challenging or difficult conversations are a bit like the common cold: we all get them, they can be a real nuisance, but there seems to be no cure.

Unlike the common cold, these conversations should not be avoided. The ability to be able to talk about very sensitive and emotive issues is an integral part of early years practice and can be critical to maintaining good parent partnership working and to improving relationships.

Join us for a insight on how to have these difficult conversations.

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Lunch and Learn Seminar - Sensory Smart Classrooms (KS1 and KS2)

Starts: Thursday 4 February 2021 - 12:30 - 13:00
Venue : Virtual CPD Session, Digital Classroom, Virtual CPD Session map
Who is this event for
This seminar is open to all staff in schools.

What does this event cover
Sensory Smart Classrooms (KS1 and KS2)
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Network Meeting for Computer Leads

Starts: Thursday 4 February 2021 - 16:00 - 17:30
Venue : Virtual CPD Session, Digital Classroom, Virtual CPD Session map
Who is this event for
This event is for Primary Computing Leads.
What does this event cover
A termly network meeting for Computing Subject Leads. Keep up to date with your subject. Practical sessions, discussions, advice and guidance decided by the group.
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Deep Dive for Computing

Starts: Friday 5 February 2021 - 09:00 - 15:00
Venue : Camden City Learning Centre (CLC), Charrington Street, Somers Town, London, NW1 1RD map
Who is this event for
Senior School Leaders and Computing Subject Leaders.
What does this event cover
 
  • To be confident in understanding the statutory requirements of the Computing Curriculum areas of: Digital Literacy and Online Safety, Information Technology and Computer Science
  • To understand the progression of computing skills and Age-Related Expectations for KS1 and KS2
  • To be able to support your staff with teaching and assessing the curriculum and look at ways you can monitor and measure impact
  • To evaluate some commonly used schemes of work or begin to develop your own 
  • To be able to articulate a Computing Curriculum Intent, individual to your school and learners 
  • To explore ways that the CLC can support you with planning, teaching, assessing and monitoring progression in computing
Please note

Science KS3 Standardisation and Moderation (Cancelled)

Starts: Monday 8 February 2021 - 14:00 - 15:00
Venue : The Francis Crick Institute, 1 Midland Road, London, NW1 1AT 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.