School Types: All Academy Schools - Academy Primary Schools

Week of: 12 November 2018 - 18 November 2018

Primary PE Curriculum Briefings – Spring 2019

The Spring 2019 meetings will cover: National and Regional Updates Primary PE And sports Funding Planning and support Networking to share and solve*  

16 November 2018

Mental Health of Boys Masterclass with Natasha Devon MBE and Martin Daubney

Tuesday 4 December – Sandy Park, Exeter – 13:00 – 16:30 Is it true that girls are more prone to emotional issues, while boys struggle more with behavioural problems, or is this diagnostic trend another example of how gender stereotypes can warp our perception? Natasha Devon MBE will explore the notion of what is gender […]

Literacy Masterclass with James Clements: Using Great Books to Create Confident, Competent Readers

Wednesday 27 March 2019 – Mercure Southgate Hotel, Exeter – 09:00 – 12:00 There are few things more important than learning to read. If children leave primary school without mastering this vital skill, it is very hard for them to go on to do all the things they might wish to do in later life. […]

Intent! Implementation! Impact! How Does Your School Meet the Three I’s?

Tuesday 26 February 2019 – Mercure Southgate Hotel, Exeter – 09:00 – 12:45 With the renewed focus on the curriculum this event will highlight practical examples where schools have considered the three I’s highlighted by OFSTED. They will share their collaborative thinking at the outset, how they disseminated the approach and how this has fundamentally […]

South West Curriculum Masterclass: Designing the Curriculum For The 21st Century Job Market

Monday 4 February 2019 – Mercure Southgate Hotel, Exeter –  09:00am – 12:30pm – £119+VAT This event will explore how to ensure curriculum design provides our children and young people with the knowledge, skills and competencies to thrive in a complex world. Rob Carpenter will share how his partnership of schools redesigned their curriculum philosophy […]

Behaviour Conference: Building Bridges, Building Relationships

Friday 23 November 2018 – Sandy Park Conference Centre, Exeter – 09:00 – 15:45 Children need to experience relationships with an adult which enable them to develop feelings of safety and security and develop their own ability to self-regulate. Children with unmet needs may see the world as comfortless and unpredictable and respond by shrinking […]

Governance Masterclass with Sir Anthony Seldon and Natasha Devon MBE

‘Ensuring clarity of vision, ethos and strategic direction’ is one of the three core functions of the governing board as set out in the Governance Handbook. How much time and thought do we give to this as part of our role? How do we want our schools to be and feel? What are the important […]

Effective Learning Masterclass: How Children Learn

Monday 21 January 2019 – Mercure Southgate Hotel, Exeter – 09:00 – 12:45 – £99+VAT* This half day event will bring together three keynotes focussing on various elements of what makes children effective learners. The sessions will explore: The external drivers that can impact positively or negatively on children’s day-to-day engagement with learning How schools […]

SW Peninsula Music Education Conference

Friday 8 February 2019 – Buckfast Abbey Conference Centre, Buckfast – 08:45 – 15:45 – £70+VAT The Music education hubs of Cornwall, Devon, Plymouth and Torbay are once again collaborating to present the 2018 South West Peninsula music education conference. A day of practical and informative workshops for all key stages to including specialist secondary music […]

13 November 2018

Introduction to maximising the practice of teaching assistants

Last chance to book. Tuesday 20 November 2018 – Mercure Southgate Hotel, Exeter – 09:00am – 12:15pm – £79+VAT This half day event will look to explore key research around TA role and how this supports children and teachers to improve outcomes for children. It will include current thinking around effective deployment, working with pupils […]

Free fully-funded training: Devon Enhanced Language Programme

A free training programme for all Devon primary schools and academies designed to: Increase staff confidence in meeting the needs of children with speech, language and communication needs (SLCN). Build school capacity to support children with speech, language and communication needs. Improve access, engagement and outcomes for pupils with speech language and communication needs.

13 November 2018

DAPH Update: Autumn Term – 7 November 2018 – Issue 3

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13 November 2018

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