Getting Formative Assessment Right

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Providing effective feedback in the moment is crucial for pupil progress, but how can teachers make it effective without impacting their workload? The Ofsted Framework states that "the most important factors in how, and how effectively, the curriculum is taught and assessed are that: Teachers assess pupils’ understanding effectively and identify and correct misunderstandings Teachers...

Julie Fisher, Early Years; Interacting or Interfering?

Glen Lodge Glen Lodge, Bawburgh Golf Club, Marlingford Rd, Bawburgh,, Norwich, United Kingdom

Every day, early years practitioners engage in interactions with young children that have the potential to enhance their learning. However, such is the temptation to squeeze every teaching moment out of each interaction that practitioners often interrupt children’s thinking and consequently interfere with their learning. This course, led by Early Years Advisor Julie Fisher, will...

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A Day of Welcome – Asylum Speakers

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Asylum Speakers is a media platform amplifying the voices of those impacted by displacement. In this session we will hear from founder Jaz O'Hara and her Eritrean foster brother Meseret Bereket who left his country as an unaccompanied child, making the journey to the UK in order to find safety, and how him joining Jaz's...

A Day of Welcome – Bobble (KS1)

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Author, Refugee Rights Campaigner and Speaker Gulwali Passarlay, will be joining us online to share a story with an important message. By reading and exploring BOBBLE with Gulwali, the children will gain an understanding of who refugees are, and explore how to make their classroom a more welcoming place. They’ll also get to meet a...

A Day of Welcome – Bobble (lower KS2)

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Author, Refugee Rights Campaigner and Speaker Gulwali Passarlay, will be joining us online to share a story with an important message. By reading and exploring BOBBLE with Gulwali, the children will gain an understanding of who refugees are, and explore how to make their classroom a more welcoming place. They’ll also get to meet a...

A Day of Welcome – The Power of Welcome (upper KS2)

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Award-winning children’s author and illustrator, Nadine Kadaan, will be joining us live for A Day of Welcome. Your pupils will explore some of her work, learn more about Nadine’s homeland Syria and her own experience of leaving her country and settling in the UK. In advance of the event you will receive an extract of...

Event Series Leadership Series 2024/25

Leadership Series 1 – Securing Good Attendance

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Securing Good Attendance Following on from the successful 'dealing with' leadership sessions in 2022/23, our Principal Consultant Ruth McGlone will be running a new series of compelling sessions in 2024/25. Each half term Ruth will lead participants to explore an aspect of leadership that can have a huge impact on the day to day running...

Event Series The Deputies’ Network 24/25

The Deputies’ Network 2024/25

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The Deputies' Network is for Deputy Headteachers, Assistant Headteachers or other senior leaders in VNET schools. Each session will provide the opportunity to: Explore current themes and issues in leadership Enable networking Share and showcase best practice with other senior leaders Consider the key issues and skills needed for senior leadership. The group, led by...

Securing Success in Year 6 English

Glen Lodge Glen Lodge, Bawburgh Golf Club, Marlingford Rd, Bawburgh,, Norwich, United Kingdom

This session led by Emma Adcock will delve into strategies to help you and your staff maximise success in year 6 reading and writing. Throughout the course of the afternoon we will consider the implications for teaching Reading, Writing, Grammar and Punctuation in light of the KS2 English SATs of 2024. The session will also...

Event Series Early Years Professional Community 24/25

Early Years Professional Community 2024/25

Glen Lodge Glen Lodge, Bawburgh Golf Club, Marlingford Rd, Bawburgh,, Norwich, United Kingdom

Our EYFS Professional Community will provide Early Years teachers and leaders with the opportunity to come together to share excellence and reflect on the specific nature of working with children in Nursery and Reception. Discussions will also focus on the role that the EYFS plays in a child’s whole educational journey. Evidence-based practice and pedagogy...

Event Series Governor Forum 24/25

Governor Forum – Autumn

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The governor forum is a vibrant group that meets termly, with often 60 plus governors in attendance at each session. It is a safe space to get to know fellow governors and share queries and problems. Governors drive the topics, we often discuss examples of practice that works well and don’t work at all! The...

The School Business Managers and Administrators Network – Autumn

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The School Business Managers and Administrators Network provides an opportunity to network with fellow administrative staff. There is so much knowledge and experience to share amongst the wide variety of business managers and administrators in the membership. Over the last four years the group has thrived as a non-judgemental forum for support and the sharing...