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Individual training

Our training is delivered by our highly experienced education consultants who have an extensive, specialist knowledge in supporting schools and settings.

The training we provide supports education professionals to achieve the best outcomes for children and young adults. We work closely with the School Improvement service to ensure our training is relevant and up to date. Delivery is interactive and therefore memorable to the recipient.

We offer a range of courses on the following topics:

SATs preparation for teachers new to teaching years 2 and 6; SATs and phonics screening check briefings for teachers of years 1, 2 and 6; opportunities for teachers of years 1 to 6 to moderate
English and maths.

We are dedicated to helping early years and childcare providers run successful and innovative services, helping young people
to thrive and excel.

Training opportunities to support the curriculum.

A range of courses to support child development, teaching and leading the Foundation Stage for both schools and settings.

A range of courses, to include various elements of your English provision e.g.

  • Phonics
  • Grammar through the text
  • Children as self-editors
  • New subject leaders

We are passionate about improving equality and inclusion for vulnerable learners and offer a wide range of training opportunities.

The Governor Services team offers a range of training for both chairs, governors and clerks to fulfil their role effectively.

A range of courses for leaders at all levels to strengthen and improve leadership, focusing on accurate self-evaluation, improvement priorities and action planning.

We offer a range of courses to support teachers and leaders of mathematics including:
• Planning for progression in mathematics
• Ensuring a depth of understanding
• Embedding the effective use of manipulatives
• Leading mathematics

We offer an induction programme and range of support covering:
• Behaviour management
• Creating wonder and awe
• Special educational needs/inclusion
• Data and assessment
• Questioning/feedback and marking
• Learning the environment and the WOW
factor

A range of training support for schools and settings covering all areas of outdoor learning and educational visits management.

A range of courses to support Designated Safeguarding Leads in schools and settings in order to meet statutory responsibilities, including those identified in Keeping Children Safe in Education 2018 and Working Together to Safeguard Children 2018.

We support schools to achieve sound financial management through our training courses and e-learning delivered by Schools Financial Services.

A number of courses to support the development of teaching assistants and newly qualified teachers to teach and engage children.

Courses to support newly qualified teacher induction tutors.

Conferences

Our highly successful, well attended conferences are extremely popular. Some of our recent key note speakers include:

  • Professor Robert Winston – Professor of science at Imperial College
  • Lemn Sissay – Poet, author and broadcaster
  • Johnny Ball - Television personality, a populariser of mathematics
  • Michael Rosen - English children’s novelist, Children’s Laureate. TV presenter and a political columnist
  • Alistair Bryce Clegg – founder of ‘ABC does’, award-winning author and product designer.
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E-Learning

Our online learning has been written by our subject experts and creatively designed to make exciting and memorable learning for all school staff. Courses can be accessed anywhere on mobile, tablet and computer.

We have developed a range of e-learning courses which cover a variety of subjects including:

  • Schools finances
  • Early years
  • Newly qualified teachers
  • Education psychology
  • Supported employment
  • School improvement