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5 June 2019
Using the New Estyn Inspection Framework to Support SER/SIP SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Cath Delve,

This course will provide you with an up to date knowledge of all changes and show you how you can use the NEW framework to help you make more accurate judgements in your school that will feed into and improve the accuracy of your SER/SIP

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5 June 2019
Understanding the new AoLE for Science and Technology – SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenters: Karen Mills, Gareth Morgan, Nerys Tudor Jones,

Are you ready to implement the new science and technology AoLE?

What changes will you need to make?

This course will provide practical strategies for auditing your current provision and ensuring effective implementation of the new curriculum.

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6 June 2019
Increasing Your Effectiveness as a New Assistant Head or Deputy – 1-day course SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Gareth Coombes,

This 1-day course is part of a 3-day rolling programme. The days do not have to be done in any order and can be stand alone 1-day courses.

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6 June 2019
What does Donaldson Look Like in KS2 SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Cath Delve,

How to move effective FP practice into lower juniors.

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6 June 2019
Increasing Your Effectiveness as a New Assistant Head or Deputy – 3-day Module SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Gareth Coombes,

This 3-day module is a rolling programme. The days can be completed in any order and can also be booked as stand-alone days.

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11 June 2019
Achieving Excellent in the FP in an Estyn Inspection SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Cath Delve,

The balance between FP philosophy, pedagogy and the achievement of high standards is a current issue that many schools are trying to address.

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11 June 2019
Understanding the new AoLE for Humanities – SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Don Trueman,

Are you ready to implement the new Humanities AoLE?

What changes will you need to make?

This course will provide practical strategies for auditing your current provision and ensuring effective implementation of the new curriculum.

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12 June 2019
NEW Creating Independent Learners SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Cath Delve,

Promoting and improving independent learning skills

ESTYN Inspections are regularly recommending that children improve these skills but how do we achieve this on a day to day basis in our schools? Independence is far bigger than children not interrupting teachers……

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13 June 2019
Developing your Middle Leadership Skills as a TLR holder – 3-day Module SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Gareth Coombes,

This 3-day module is a rolling programme. The days can be completed in any order and can also be booked as stand-alone days.

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13 June 2019
Understanding the new AoLE for Mathematics and Numeracy SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Lynwen Barnsley,

Are you ready to implement the new mathematics and numeracy AoLE?

What changes will you need to make?

This course will provide practical strategies for auditing your current provision and ensuring effective implementation of the new curriculum.

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13 June 2019
Developing your Middle Leadership Skills as a TLR holder – 1-day course Summer SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Gareth Coombes,

This 3-day module is a rolling programme. The days can be completed in any order and can also be booked as stand-alone days.

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19 June 2019
Effective Progression of Continuous and Enhanced Provision – SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Cath Delve,

How do you ensure that areas such as sand/water are different in Y2 than in the Nursery?

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19 June 2019
STEM – SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Jen Summers,

‘Brilliant Block Play! – The world through the eyes of a child’

Block play is the perfect way to support the four purposes. It offers a vast range of open-ended experiences, enriches every curriculum area and supports child development. Through block play children may investigate the basic principles of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics – not to mention problem solving, thinking and social skills!  Block play fosters a child’s natural curiosity.

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20 June 2019
Preparing for a TLR and/or Increasing your Effectiveness as you move to UPS – 1 day course Summer – SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Gareth Coombes,

This 1-day course is part of a 3-day rolling programme. The days do not have to be done in any order and can be stand alone 1-day courses.

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20 June 2019
Outdoor Learning in Primary School – SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenters: Cath Delve, Karen Mills,

“Sticks and stones may break my bones but worms will never hurt me”
Outdoor learning offers our children very special opportunities for play and exploration, real experiences and contact with their natural world.  

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20 June 2019
Preparing for a TLR and/or Increasing your Effectiveness as you move to UPS – 3 day module – SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Gareth Coombes,

This 3-day module is a rolling programme. The days can be completed in any order and can also be booked as stand-alone days.

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26 June 2019
Financial Literacy in KS2 – SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Gaynor Murphy,

According to the latest Estyn report Managing Money (July 2017) “not all teachers have the knowledge and skills to help them deliver financial education confidently”
In an increasingly complex financial world, it is important that we develop pupils’ financial capability from an early age to equip them with the knowledge, skills and attitudes to manage money well and to prepare them for the opportunities and challenges that money brings to their lives.
This course will support teachers in identifying opportunities to plan and deliver financial education, as well as advise on a wealth of teaching resources.

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27 June 2019
High Quality Self and Peer Assessment and Strategy Feedback SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Gareth Coombes,

Assessment for Learning: The next steps

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27 June 2019
Understanding the new AoLE for LLC (1 day) – SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Helen Bowen,

Are you ready to implement the new LLC AoLE?

What aspects of your provision for LLC will need to remain?

What changes will you need to make?

How can you make them achievable?

This course will provide practical strategies for auditing your current provision and support effective implementation of the new curriculum.

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27 June 2019
Understanding the new AoLE for LLC (3 days) – SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Helen Bowen,

Are you ready to implement the new LLC AoLE?

What aspects of your provision for LLC will need to remain?

What changes will you need to make?

How can you make them achievable?

This course three day course will provide practical strategies for auditing your current provision and support effective implementation of the new curriculum.

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3 July 2019
Understanding the new AoLE for Humanities – MID WALES (Welshpool)
Presenter: Don Trueman,

Are you ready to implement the new Humanities AoLE?

What changes will you need to make?

This course will provide practical strategies for auditing your current provision and ensuring effective implementation of the new curriculum.

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3 July 2019
Understanding the new AoLE for Science and Technology – MID WALES (Welshpool)
Presenters: Karen Mills, Gareth Morgan, Nerys Tudor Jones,

Are you ready to implement the new science and technology AoLE?

What changes will you need to make?

This course will provide practical strategies for auditing your current provision and ensuring effective implementation of the new curriculum.

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25 September 2019
Achieving Excellent in the FP in an Estyn Inspection SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Cath Delve,

The balance between FP philosophy, pedagogy and the achievement of high standards is a current issue that many schools are trying to address.

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25 September 2019
Leading and Managing ICT/DCF in the Primary School – SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Gareth Morgan,

Developing the role of the ICT Coordinator.

Please note: Attendees will need to bring their own web enabled device (e.g. laptop)
The introduction of the DCF in schools has refocused attention on ICT once again. With Estyn now reporting on standards in ICT, the need for strategic, effective leadership and management of this curriculum area is essential. Throughout the day, course attendees will have the opportunity to begin to address these requirements using the NAACE ICT self-review framework (SRF) as a means of self-evaluation and improvement.

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26 September 2019
What does Donaldson look like in KS2 – SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Cath Delve,

How to move effective FP practice into lower juniors.

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26 September 2019
Planning the Outdoor Space in the Foundation Phase – SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Jen Summers,

Outside space: big bit or small bit? How can we use it?

Introducing, organising, and managing an outdoor classroom can be extremely challenging, especially in schools where there is little access to suitable outdoor space. This event will focus specifically on areas adjacent to classrooms (the ‘bit’ outside the classroom) and will provide practitioners with the opportunity to refine and further develop current systems for creating, organising and managing this interesting area!

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1 October 2019
High Quality Self and Peer Assessment and Strategy Feedback SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Gareth Coombes,

Assessment for Learning: The next steps

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2 October 2019
NEW Creating Independent Learners SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Cath Delve,

Promoting and improving independent learning skills

ESTYN Inspections are regularly recommending that children improve these skills but how do we achieve this on a day to day basis in our schools? Independence is far bigger than children not interrupting teachers……

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2 October 2019
Developing Growth Mindset – SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Gareth Coombes,

‘The impact of Mindset and the power of effort has been acknowledged by Donaldson’s Successful Futures. How do we achieve this on a daily basis in our classrooms?’

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3 October 2019
Quality CPD for FP Leaders – SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Cath Delve,

“Spinning all the plates”  
Effective leadership in the FP.

Recent reports and results of detailed audits from the Welsh Government state that the FP is here to stay. Having an effective leader is crucial to the successful implementation of the FP in schools. This course will provide you with many sector leading practical ideas and routines to help you deliver the philosophy, pedagogy and requirements of the FP.

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3 October 2019
Using Performance Management to Develop and Measure Successful Futures and the New Professional Standards – SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Gareth Coombes,
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8 October 2019
Music & the New Curriculum SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: David Powell; Upbeat Music and Arts,

With the new Curriculum recognising the Expressive Arts as an Area of Learning in its own right, Collective Learning are offering an opportunity to spend a day of music training with David Powell of Upbeat Music and Arts. David’s enthusiasm, passion for music education and access for all belies his 30 years of teaching experience.  David is fully conversant with the Lead Creative Schools scheme and the pedagogy underpinning it having acted as creative practitioner, agent and arts champion.

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8 October 2019
FPP: Observation and Assessment in Early Years – SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Jen Summers,

‘Watch, Wait and Wonder… making learning visible in early years’

This event focuses on capturing significant moments in learning – what really matters to young children! During the day, we will explore a range of excellent systems for gathering and recording young children’s development, interests and fascinations.

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9 October 2019
Understanding the new AOLE for Health & Wellbeing SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenters: Cath Delve, Karen Mills,

Are you ready to implement the new Health & Wellbeing AoLE?
What changes will you need to make?
This course will provide practical strategies for auditing your current provision and ensuring effective implementation of the new curriculum.

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10 October 2019
Effective Progression of Continuous and Enhanced Provision – SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Cath Delve,

How do you ensure that areas such as sand/water are different in Y2 than in the Nursery?

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10 October 2019
DCF & STEM – Record STEM attainment painlessly using Digital Competence! – SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenters: Gareth Morgan, Karen Mills,

Very practical course focused on the use of free web based applications found in primary schools across Wales via the Hwb platform. This course shows how STEM attainment for reluctant recorders can be obtained in an engaging way using digital equipment. Includes labelled photos, video, branching database, data handling, collaborative presentations and more!

Please note: Attendees will need to bring their own web enabled device (e.g. laptop)

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16 October 2019
NEW Creating Independent Learners WEST WALES (Lampeter)
Presenter: Cath Delve,

Promoting and improving independent learning skills

ESTYN Inspections are regularly recommending that children improve these skills but how do we achieve this on a day to day basis in our schools? Independence is far bigger than children not interrupting teachers……

More Info
17 October 2019
Understanding the new AOLE for Health & Wellbeing WEST WALES (Lampeter)
Presenters: Cath Delve, Karen Mills,

Are you ready to implement the new Health & Wellbeing AoLE?
What changes will you need to make?
This course will provide practical strategies for auditing your current provision and ensuring effective implementation of the new curriculum.

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22 October 2019
What does Donaldson look like in KS2 – NORTH WALES (Ruthin)
Presenter: Cath Delve,

How to move effective FP practice into lower juniors.

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22 October 2019
Maximising Learner Progress MID WALES (Welshpool)
Presenter: Gareth Coombes,

With the need to secure Successful Futures, and Estyn clearly setting out the importance of pupil progress, this Inset session will support you in directly achieving that!

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23 October 2019
Understanding the new AOLE for Health & Wellbeing NORTH WALES (Ruthin)
Presenters: Cath Delve, Karen Mills,

Are you ready to implement the new Health & Wellbeing AoLE?
What changes will you need to make?
This course will provide practical strategies for auditing your current provision and ensuring effective implementation of the new curriculum.

More Info
23 October 2019
High Quality Self and Peer Assessment and Strategy Feedback MID WALES (Welshpool)
Presenter: Gareth Coombes,

Assessment for Learning: The next steps

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24 October 2019
NEW Creating Independent Learners MID WALES (Welshpool)
Presenter: Cath Delve,

Promoting and improving independent learning skills

ESTYN Inspections are regularly recommending that children improve these skills but how do we achieve this on a day to day basis in our schools? Independence is far bigger than children not interrupting teachers……

More Info
25 October 2019
What does Donaldson look like in KS2 – MID WALES (Welshpool)
Presenter: Cath Delve,

How to move effective FP practice into lower juniors.

More Info
5 November 2019
Increasing Your Effectiveness as a New Assistant Head or Deputy – 3-day Module SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Gareth Coombes,

This 3-day module is a rolling programme. The days can be completed in any order and can also be booked as stand-alone days.

More Info
5 November 2019
Increasing Your Effectiveness as a New Assistant Head or Deputy – 1-day course Autumn SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Gareth Coombes,

This 1-day course is part of a 3-day rolling programme. The days do not have to be done in any order and can be stand alone 1-day courses.

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5 November 2019
Donaldson in Early Years – pedagogy, practice, planning – SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Jen Summers,

This course will highlight what really matters to children and the relevance and importance of first-hand experiences in an ever-changing technological world.

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6 November 2019
Developing your Middle Leadership Skills as a TLR holder – 3-day Module SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Gareth Coombes,

This 3-day module is a rolling programme. The days can be completed in any order and can also be booked as stand-alone days.

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6 November 2019
Developing your Middle Leadership Skills as a TLR holder – 1 day course Autumn SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Gareth Coombes,

This 1-day course is part of a 3-day rolling programme. The days do not have to be done in any order and can be stand alone 1-day courses.

More Info
6 November 2019
Quality CPD for FP Leaders – SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Cath Delve,

“Spinning all the plates”  
Effective leadership in the FP.

Recent reports and results of detailed audits from the Welsh Government state that the FP is here to stay. Having an effective leader is crucial to the successful implementation of the FP in schools. This course will provide you with many sector leading practical ideas and routines to help you deliver the philosophy, pedagogy and requirements of the FP.

More Info
7 November 2019
Preparing for a TLR and/or Increasing your Effectiveness as you move to UPS – 3 day module – SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Gareth Coombes,

This 3-day module is a rolling programme. The days can be completed in any order and can also be booked as stand-alone days.

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7 November 2019
Preparing for a TLR and/or Increasing your Effectiveness as you move to UPS – 1 day course Autumn- SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Gareth Coombes,

This 1-day course is part of a 3-day rolling programme. The days do not have to be done in any order and can be stand alone 1-day courses.

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7 November 2019
Raising Standards for Boys in FP – SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Cath Delve,

Raising the standards of boy’s achievement in the FP is a priority for all.

“There have been considerable efforts, debates and research to find solutions and develop strategies to tackle the under achievement of boys. Although there have been success in some schools, generally the gap between boys’ performance and girls’ performance has stubbornly resisted efforts to close it”

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