Interests: Learner Support Services

Week of: 13 January 2020 - 19 January 2020

Teaching Grammar Effectively at KS1/KS2

The purpose of these two courses is to support teachers to teach grammar effectively and secure their own subject knowledge in grammar in order to ensure their children meet the expectations of the National Curriculum. They will tackle the big ideas and core understanding needed to be confident to teach grammar in the National Curriculum. […]

Supported Peer Moderation in Year 2

These events will be led by the Babcock LDP moderators and supported by school-based moderators. Colleagues will work in small groups supported by a moderator to moderate reading, writing and maths in Y2. Training objectives: – To structure effective peer moderation – Model effective moderation processes – To secure accurate teacher assessments Date: Monday 9 […]

Primary English Subject Leader Meetings Spring 2020 to Spring 2021

Our termly Primary English Subject Meetings are now available to book from this term all the way through to spring 2021. The cost is £75 per delegate to attend an individual meeting but if you do sign up to one of our Subject Leader packages please may we remind you that it is the schools […]

Primary PE Subject Leader Network Briefings Spring 2020

Exminster Healthy Living Centre: Monday 3 February 2020 – 13:30 to 16:30 High Bickington Community Centre: Monday 10 February 2020 – 13:00 to 16:00 If your school has subscribed to the Physical Education – Subject Leader Network Briefings, you receive one place on a PE briefing per term. Non-subscribing schools can attend at a cost […]

Primary Science Subject Leader Meeting – Spring 2020

These meetings are a chance for subject leaders to keep abreast of current thinking in their subject and discuss initiatives with like-minded teachers. Venue: Exminster Healthy Living Centre Date: Thursday 12 March 2020 Times: 9:30am – 12:15pm Schools who have purchased the Primary Science Subject Leader package will receive one free place on a meeting […]

Attachment Based Mentoring

It is widely recognised that vulnerable children struggle to access learning and experience success at school. With interventions purely designed to move them on with learning, they often have difficulty engaging and making progress. Perhaps something else is needed? Attachment based mentoring is a relational, child centred and holistic approach to supporting our most vulnerable […]

STEM in Every Classroom

Monday 2 March 2020, Sandy Park, Exeter, 09:30 – 16:00 The conference will have a mixture of keynotes addressing the importance of having a strong STEM ethos within schools, how we can support our pupils to feel empowered to pursue a STEM career and also listening to the pupil’s perspective on projects they have worked […]

Gain confidence and competence in delivering PSHE

Wednesday 22 April 2020 , Sandy Park, Exeter , 09:15 – 16:00 This conference will provide you with an opportunity to explore approaches and models for the teaching and learning of key elements of the PSHE curriculum. School leaders and other professionals will share insight and models for how they have approached the development of […]

How Do Adverse Childhood Experience Affect Children’s Learning and Development?

Thursday 30 April 2020 – Sandy Park, Exeter – 09:00 – 16:00 The affect of Adverse Childhood Experiences are not uncommon and can have a dramatic impact if they are not recognised and responded to. When children are exposed to adverse and stressful experiences, it can have a long-lasting impact on their ability to think, […]

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