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WRAP Workshop to Raise Awareness of Prevent

Starts: Thursday 22 October 2020 - 10:00 - 11:30
Venue : Virtual CPD Session, Digital Classroom, Virtual CPD Session map
Who is this event for
All School Staff.
What does this event cover

  • To be aware of the Prevent Duty and your role within it
  • To know who may be vulnerable to radicalisation
  • To know how to spot the signs that someone may be being drawn into radicalisation
  • To know what to do when concerns are identified
Please note
All staff should update their knowledge on Prevent at least every 2 years
This training can also be run as a bespoke session in your school. Please contact jane.murphy@camden.gov.uk to discuss the needs and focus of your training and set a date.

As a priority area Camden has funding from the Home Office for a Prevent Education Manager who can deliver school focused training.

General training can also be accessed online or through CSCP. Experienced DSLs can also give updates

The Reading Project: An Immersive Read

Starts: Thursday 29 October 2020 - 10:00 - 13:00
Venue : Acland Burghley School, 93 Burghley Road, London, NW5 1UJ map
Who is this event for
Secondary School teachers and leaders.
What does this event cover
A Reading Project is a fantastic way to engage and enthuse students in the power of stories. This year’s session will have a particular focus on how you could use a reading project to support transition of students coming back from school closures; as well as being excellent for literacy an immersive read can be therapeutic, and good for health and wellbeing. The session also explores how to run a year group Reading Project including: choosing the right book; ideas and principles; getting buy in from staff, students and parents; tailoring CPD for different staff groups and ways to overcome any logistical challenges.
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Ethnic Minority Achievement (EMA) Network

Starts: Monday 2 November 2020 - 14:00 - 15:00
Venue : Virtual CPD Session, Digital Classroom, Virtual CPD Session map
Who is this event for
Strategic leads for Ethnic Minority Achievement (EMA) within Camden.
What does this event cover
The Ethnic Minority Achievement (EMA) Network supports schools, settings and communities in raising the aspirations and attainment of Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) children and young people in Camden.
Please note
This session is part of the Secondary Network Package.

Exam Officers Meeting

Starts: Monday 2 November 2020 - 10:00 - 11:00
Venue : Virtual CPD Session, Digital Classroom, Virtual CPD Session map
Who is this event for
Camden examinations officers and administrators, in all phases and settings.
What does this event cover
Camden's examinations officers are an expert group of administrators routinely handling thousands of sensitive and/or secure documents. This network enables them to hear about developments directly from Awarding bodies, to share information and good practice and to make collective representations to Senior Leadership. The three main Awarding Bodies as well as JCQ, are invited to attend each meeting.
Please note
This session is part of the Secondary Network Package.

Developing the role of the Primary PSHE Lead

Starts: Tuesday 3 November 2020 - 16:00 - 17:00
Venue : Virtual CPD Session, Digital Classroom, Virtual CPD Session map
Who is this event for
PSHE leads in primary and special schools-particularly teachers new to the role and those who would like to further develop their knowledge and skills.
What does this event cover
A two part training that will enable PSHE leads to increase their knowledge and skills to confidently manage and lead PSHE and citizenship in their schools.

The training covers how to:

  • plan and implement high quality teaching and learning
  • plan easy to use curriculum and schemes of work
  • find good resources
  • implement assessment in PSHE
  • monitor and evaluate PSHE
  • meet Ofsted expectations
  • develop policy
  • support staff
Please note
There are two parts to the training, but participants can attend just one or both. Participants will have the opportunity to visit PSHE leads in other schools in between the two training days.

Fire Warden Training

Starts: Tuesday 3 November 2020 - 13:30 - 16:30
Venue : Carlton Primary School, Grafton Road, Kentish Town, London, NW5 4AX map
Who is this event for
Safe I.S. qualified instructors are affiliated to the institute of Fire Engineers and provide a comprehensive Fire Safety Training course at your own premises, allowing companies to comply with current legislation and Fire Risk Assessments, This enables employees to meet their statutory insurance obligations and to protect staff and property under current Health and Safety Regulations (The 2005 Fire Regulatory Reform Act).
What does this event cover
Essential Training for Every Workplace

This course covers many aspects of a building evacuation including; Means of Escape, The Responsible Person, Fire Warden Responsibilities, Fire Telephones, Health and Safety Legislation and use of portable fire extinguishers.

The training officer will talk in detail about the premises with the trainees while conducting a walk around the building identifying escape routes, fire fighting equipment, suitable muster points and fire brigade access/liaison to deliver the best course relevant to your place of work.

Practical Fire Extinguisher Training

Including as part of the training course is a practical session where attendees will have hands-on experience with different types and sizes of fire extinguishers, their functionality and how they handle. This will then be utilised to extinguish a controlled demonstration fire using a specially designed ‘Fire Rig’.
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Maximising Learning

Starts: Tuesday 3 November 2020 - 09:00 - 15:30
Venue : Eleanor Palmer Primary School, Lupton Street, London, NW5 2JA map
Who is this event for
This is offered in the first instance, to recently qualified teachers who wish to sustain their professional development but is open to all primary practitioners.
What does this event cover
Irrespective of the subject area, understanding core principles of memory, of effective assessment and of creating a growth mind-set culture, all impact on effective teaching and learning. Delegates will be inspired to reflect upon how their teaching is set up and the culture they create in class. Kate will share both research and tried and tested approaches and activities.
Please note

Supporting reading in the classroom for KS1 and KS2

Starts: Tuesday 3 November 2020 - 13:30 - 15:30
Venue : Torriano Primary School, Torriano Avenue, London, NW5 2SJ map
Who is this event for
KS1 and KS2
What does this event cover
This course will provide an opportunity for teachers from the same year group to share ideas and ways in which they are supporting children with reading and writing at home.

Resources and ideas will be provided for each year group including online support as well as other ways in which children can be supported with home learning.
Please note
DIGITIAL CLASSROOM COURSE

The course will take place online using a digital platform. The login details will be circulated the day before each session is schedule to take place

Holding Critical Conversations

Starts: Wednesday 4 November 2020 - 10:00 - 12:00
Venue : Camden City Learning Centre (CLC), Charrington Street, Somers Town, London, NW1 1RD map
Who is this event for
All School Staff.

  • To explore the role of schools staff in providing ‘challenge’ where extremist ideas are expressed. 
  • To understand the skills involved when pursuing conversations on controversial/emotive issues
  • To explore current topics and how we may respond to promote critical thinking
What does this event cover
Challenging extremism is part of the Prevent Duty 2015.

This session will explore what ‘challenge means’, freedom of speech and British Values.
Please note
This training can also be run as a bespoke session in your school. Please contact jane.murphy@camden.gov.uk (Camden Prevent Education Manager) to discuss the needs and focus of your training and set a date.

Politics KS3 Standardisation and Moderation

Starts: Wednesday 4 November 2020 - 15:30 - 16:30
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.