School Types: All LA Schools - LA Special Schools

Week of: 9 December 2019 - 15 December 2019

Providing you with Confidence and Competence in Delivering PSHE

The conference will provide schools 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 children’s knowledge, understanding and wellbeing linked to relationships and sex education, including […]

Exploring the direct link between School Attendance and Achievement

Tuesday 3 March 2020 | Sandy Park, Exeter | 09:30 – 16:00 Get the attendance processes right and the rest should follow. This conference will look into why children miss school, explore best practice of managing absence and also delve into behavioural and emotional reasons that effect school absenteeism. We have tailored the event to […]

Let’s get STEM in Every Classroom!

Monday 2 March 2020 | Sandy Park, Exeter | 09:30 – 16:00 Join us for a day of all things STEM. This interactive full day event will inspire and show you how to bring STEM into the classroom without costing the earth. The conference will have two fab keynotes alongside ten amazing workshops offering a host […]

Curriculum – A Strategy for Social Justice | First Babcock Seminar of the Spring term 2020!

Thursday 6 February 2020 | Sandy Park, Exeter | 09:15 – 12:45 Ofsted have shifted their focus to the curriculum and referenced that this is driven by their belief that the curriculum is the key to improve social justice.  This seminar will explore the ongoing challenges faced by schools to address the gap in outcomes […]

Educational Visits Co-ordinator (EVC) Update Briefings – Spring 2020

As part of our commitment to improve the support for off site visits and outdoor education we are continuing to offer a series of network meetings to support EVCs. There is significant good practice across Devon which we feel should be shared and these meetings will provide a forum for discussion and debate about the […]

Educational Visits Co-ordinator (EVC) Training – Spring 2020

All educational establishments are expected to have a named Educational Visits Co-ordinator who is trained and remains up to date. The role of the EVC is to help ensure that young people continue to have access to a wide range of safe, high quality visits through the development of a clear and robust approach to […]

Devon Developing Vocabulary Project: Launch Event – Thursday 16th January 2020

**FINAL CHANCE TO TAKE PART** We are very excited to be offering all schools in Devon access to a project to support the development of systematic, school based approaches to vocabulary teaching as part of the mainstream provision. The project includes: A launch event to train CPD leaders in each school (head teacher + 1) […]

Post-16 Autism Workforce Training

This training opportunity is open to all staff within schools 6th forms, FE Colleges, training providers, agencies and employers who work with and support Post 16 young people. The programme will deliver the AET suite of Post 16 training modules in each of the 3 identified localities. The programme draws on the National autism standards […]

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