Interests: Training / Conference - Conference

Week of: 9 October 2017 - 15 October 2017

Securing Greater Depth in Learning – Monday 16 October 2017

Overview The National Curriculum is built on the expectation that all children need to understand and that deepening understanding should replace acceleration through content. This conference provides an opportunity for teachers and senior leaders to consider what it means to understand and to deepen understanding within the primary curriculum. The day includes keynote addresses exploring […]

10 October 2017

Finance Masterclass: Securing Efficiencies in a Changing Landscape – Tuesday 17 October 2017

Keynote Speakers Tom Goldman – Deputy Director, Funding Policy Unit, Department for Education Karl Murphy-Barnes – Schools Finance Consultancy Team Lead, Babcock LDP Charles Woodland – Education Finance Consultant, Babcock LDP. Overview This masterclass provides an update on the future of education funding and how schools and academies can prepare for the changes ahead. Keynote […]

Winning Strategies to Transform Teaching and Learning – Wednesday 28 February 2018

Keynote Speakers Sarah Wright – Writer for TES and Senior Lecturer in Primary Education, Edge Hill University Mike Gershon – Trainer, Writer, Consultant, Gershon Learning Limited. Overview With school leaders and teachers working an average of 54.4 hours a week (Teacher Workload Survey, 2016) there is an ever increasing pressure on their time and resources, […]

South West Behaviour Conference: Behind the Behaviour – Monday 13 November 2017

Keynote Presentations Behind the Behaviour – How Behaviour Problems Mask Mental and Emotional Health Problems – Nina Jackson, Associate Director, Independent Thinking. All Behaviour is the Right Behaviour – Jarlath O’Brien, Director for Schools at the Eden Academy Trust. Overview Standards of behaviour remain a significant challenge for many schools and the number of exclusions […]

South West Primary Maths Conference: It’s Good to Talk – Tuesday 21 November 2017

Keynote Speakers Neil Mercer – Professor Emeritus of Education at the University of Cambridge Ems Lord – Director of NRICH, University of Cambridge Dr Alf Coles – Senior Lecturer in Education, University of Bristol. Overview Talk has a key role to play in learning mathematics at all ages. Talk allows children to share and shape […]

10 October 2017

Mathematics Masterclass: Learning from Japanese Lesson Study | Wednesday 6th December 2017

Masterclass Overview: Since the publication of The Teaching Gap there has been international interest in both the Japanese use of lesson study as professional development for teachers and the problem-solving approach that underpins mathematics teaching in Japan. Subsequently lesson study has appeared in many places, but often it is a distortion of the model used […]

10 October 2017

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