School Types: All LA Schools

Week of: 18 June 2018 - 24 June 2018

Secondary Science School Support Meeting – 29 June 2018

Termly networking event for secondary science subject leaders. Please see link below for details.

Writing at Greater Depth

This course will consider the skills and experiences needed for children to write at greater depth across KS1 and KS2. Participants will explore examples of writing to secure clear understanding of what characterises greater depth. Planning for a range of writing experiences and needs will be discussed. Course objectives: Secure understanding of what greater depth […]

22 June 2018

Closing The Word Gap

The course responds to the heightened emphasis on vocabulary in the KS1 and KS2 English programmes of study.  It provides some practical strategies to support children in becoming successful in reading, writing and spelling across the curriculum, by improving vocabulary. Course objectives: To explore theory of vocabulary development and progression through the primary years. To […]

22 June 2018

DAPH Update: Special Edition – Nominations for Devon Education Forum

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DASH Update: Special Edition -Nominations for Devon Education Forum

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Bishops Tawton Primary School – Proposal to lower the age range

The Governors of Bishops Tawton Primary School are consulting on lowering the school’s age range from 4-11 years to 2-11 years of age with effect from 1 September 2018. Further detail is available in the school’s consultation letter available via: https://new.devon.gov.uk/haveyoursay/consultations/bishops-tawton-primary-school-proposal-to-lower-age-range/ The closing date for responses is 16 July 2018. Responses to please be sent […]

Bickleigh-on-Exe C of E Primary School: consultation on lowering age range

Following consultation, the Governing Body of Bickleigh-on-Exe Primary (Academy) School has approved the proposal to lower the school’s age range from 4-11 to 2-11 years of age from 1 September 2018. Background information is available via: https://new.devon.gov.uk/haveyoursay/consultations/bickleigh-on-exe-primary-academy-school/ 

West Down School: Proposal to lower age range

Following consultation, Devon County Council has now published a Brief Notice and Full Proposal for the proposal to lower the age range at West Down School. This means we are now in a four week formal representation period. The Full Proposal and background information is available via: https://new.devon.gov.uk/haveyoursay/consultations/west-down-school-proposal-to-lower-age-range/ The closing date for responses is 5pm […]

Class Sets of Instruments – Free of Charge from Devon Music Education Hub

Have you booked your instruments for the Autumn Term yet? All Devon LA area schools can hire a class set of instruments free of charge. The deadline for bookings for delivery in September is Friday 29 June. You can download the booking form to send back or contact the Music Service office on 01392 287235. […]

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