Category: Training/CPD

Training Courses 2018-19

21 September 2018

Full details of our professional learning courses for 2018-19 can be found here. […]

Posted on: 21 September 2018
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Supporting Early Career Teachers – Workforce Development in Stoke on Trent

13:30–16:30 on 18 October 2018

The four sessions, each with a distinct focus, will support early career teachers to become increasingly research engaged as part of their regular practice. […]

Posted on: 22 August 2018
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Supporting the work of Governors

13:30–16:30 on 19 October 2018

This course is designed to support the work of governors and will focus, in particular, on effective interaction with the EEF evidence base. […]

Posted on: 22 August 2018
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‘Specialist Leaders of Education’ (SLEs) Engaging with the evidence base [cross-phase]

13:30–16:30 on 25 January 2019

Many SLEs have not yet had a supported opportunity to consider the value of the EEF resources in relation to their work. The EEF guidance materials provide an essential framework to support SLEs in offering evidence informed advice to the schools and settings that they work with. […]

Posted on: 22 August 2018
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Continuing Professional Development to support high ability Pupil Premium pupils focusing on ‘Philosophy for Children’ (P4C) based on EEF research findings

13:30–16:30 on 19 October 2018

Within S-o-T and Staffordshire, there is an increasing emphasis on both P4C and dialogic teaching. Many schools are focussing on this as part of their transition work. This course will explore the evidence base to support schools in the process of making substantive plans for their own settings. The course is aimed at senior leaders and […]

Posted on: 22 August 2018
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Continuing Professional Development to support successful school clusters on ‘transition between KS2 and 3’

13:30–16:30 on 2 October 2018

This course is aimed at colleagues who are closely involved in the successful ‘Transition’ projects (and are in receipt of Opportunity Area funding). There is an expectation that two colleagues involved in the projects will attend the two-day course (a Primary school colleague and the associated Secondary school colleague). […]

Posted on: 22 August 2018
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Continuing Professional Development on effective ‘Transition’ practices

13:30–16:30 on 27 September 2018

This short course is aimed at those schools who were successful in their bids for Opportunity Area funding [‘Transition’ projects] and there is an expectation that project leads from each of the successful schools will attend.  Schools can elect to fund attendance from their ‘Research School Wallet’ allocation to cover the course fee (£55). […]

Posted on: 22 August 2018
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‘Implementation’ Guidance Report (for schools receiving ELS funding).

13:30–16:30 on 10 October 2018

This half-day event focuses on the recently published Education Endowment Foundation ‘Implementation’ Guidance Report. The course explores the key research-informed themes which relate to the effective introduction, monitoring and evaluation of school-based interventions. […]

Posted on: 22 August 2018
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Metacognition and Self-Regulated Learning

09:30–16:00 on 12 February 2019

This three-day course focuses on the Education Endowment Foundation’s ‘Metacognition and Self-Regulated Learning ‘Guidance Report and associated educational research. The course explores how pupils best monitor, direct, and review their learning. […]

Posted on: 22 August 2018
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Science: Key Stage 3 and 4

09:30–04:00 on 15 January 2019

This three-day course focuses on the Education Endowment Foundation’s forthcoming Science Guidance Report (due to be published in September 2918) and associated educational research. It explores ‘best practice’ in the teaching of science to pupils between the ages of 11 and 16. […]

Posted on: 22 August 2018
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