In these sessions, we will provide the opportunity for shared moderation of EYFS writing using the Pobble writing moderation tool. Each session will be led by Babcock Early Years Consultant Moderators supporting small groups of teachers. The final part of the session will be a wider discussion of all ELGs as teachers, where possible, use their best endeavours to finalise their EYFS assessments in 2021.
This is a two-day, multi-agency course for Group 3 delegates with safeguarding responsibilities (named/designated staff) and/or those working regularly with children and young people who have a duty to learn more about child protection as specified in Working Together to Safeguard Children and Keeping Children Safe in Education.
One-day virtual Child Protection Inter-Agency refresher course is for delegates with safeguarding children responsibilities. Refresher courses are for those delegates who have already undertaken the 'Safeguarding Children Training Level 3 - Initial Training Course'. Group 3 and above are required to attend an inter-agency safeguarding update or refresher: schools every 2 years; early years and others every 3 years.
Understanding Christianity is an exciting and highly acclaimed resource for RE covering EYFS, KS1, 2 and 3, suitable for all schools. It has been written by RE Today to give the in-depth support for the Christianity sections of the new Devon, Torbay and Plymouth RE syllabuses. It aims to develop pupils’ understanding of key concepts in Christianity, as a contribution to their understanding of the world and their own experience within it. This three-session course will give teachers full access to this outstanding and nationally recognised system of learning in RE.
An opportunity to share information, prompt ideas and keep yourself – and your board – up to date. The content changes every term to reflect the issues you and your board are likely to be dealing with currently and will support your agenda planning for the remainder of this term. An essential session for all clerks to share questions and solutions.
This course is for School Leaders, Teachers, Governors and Directors, and Church members and is in three parts. Sessions are as follows:
Part one - 24th September 2021 from 09:30 - 13:00
Part two - 4th November 2021 from 13:00 - 16:30
Part three - 1st December 2021 from 13:00 - 16:30
Understanding Christianity has been written by RE Today and gives in-depth support to the Christianity sections of the new Plymouth, Devon and Torbay RE syllabuses. It aims to develop pupils’ understanding of key concept sin Christianity as a contribution to their understanding of the world and their own experience within it. This three session course will give teachers full access to this outstanding and nationally recognised system of learning in RE.
Audience: School Leaders, Teachers, Governors, Directors
This course will give an introduction to the Goodness and Mercy website, which has been set up to resource Church of England schools to deliver high quality RSHE resources. The resources and approaches offered on this site give expert guidance on health, relationships and sex education, and on wider issues in the PSHE curriculum.They have been written primarily for Church of England Schools, but are appropriate for all schools to use.
This is a mandatory training course for staff new to the role of EVC in schools. This DfE approved course covers the management checks and procedures for visits required by the DfE and the local authority/employer. This course is also recommended for those that are new to the role of Head.
Every school should have a named Educational Visits Co-ordinator who is trained and remains up to date.
Audience: School Leaders, Teachers, Governors and Directors
This course will introduce teachers and school leaders to the current SIAMS framework and self-evaluation form documents. It will offer guidance on what is inspected and how to prepare fully for a future SIAMS inspection. It is aimed at all staff and governors and will be an interactive, informative and enjoyable course. The course has been costed to encourage more than one member of staff/governor to attend.