‘Creating our Future’

It was a great pleasure to welcome colleagues to the recent ‘Creating our Future’ event which was facilitated by Sir Roger Pope and Diane Heritage. […]

Posted on 19 December 2018
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New guidance on working with parents

The Education Endowment Foundation’s latest guidance report - Working with Parents to Support Children’s Learning - reviews the best available research to offer schools and teachers four recommendations to support parental engagement. […]

Posted on 7 December 2018
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Parental Engagement – New Guidance Report

Thinking about your school’s approach to engaging parents? The next Education Endowment Foundation guidance report - Working with Parents to Support Children’s Learning - will be available to download from 7 December. […]

Posted on 28 November 2018
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This three-day course focuses on the Education Endowment Foundation’s ‘Metacognition and Self-Regulated Learning ‘Guidance Report and associated educational research. The course, which will be facilitated by Alex Quigley [Senior Associate at the EEF, educational consultant and author of ‘Closing the Vocabulary Gap’] explores how pupils best monitor, direct, and review their learning. […]

Posted on 26 November 2018
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Continuing Professional Development to support successful school clusters on ‘transition between KS2 and 3’

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 1 October 2018
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Save the date: Conference 2019

"Informing and Challenging Our Practices and Pedagogy" 4th April 2019 - Keele Hall - Keele University  […]

Posted on 27 September 2018
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