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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……

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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.

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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.

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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
NEW: Donaldson in Early Years/PS1 SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Jen Summers,

Pedagogy, Practice, Planning

The Foundation Phase ethos, principles and pedagogy will continue to be central to the delivery of early years education and have been incorporated across Curriculum for Wales 2022 to ensure it is appropriate and accessible for all practitioners and learners. Welsh Government (April 2019)  (Draft Curriculum for Wales 2022: April 2019. DRAFT STATUTORY GUIDANCE. A guide to Curriculum for Wales 2022 p6)

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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5 November 2019
NEW: Understanding the new AoLE for Expressive Arts – SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenters: Huw Duggan, David Powell; Upbeat Music and Arts,

Are you ready to implement the new Expressive Arts 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 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.

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6 November 2019
Planning for Progression in the Teaching of Reading in KS2 – SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Stephanie Vaughan,

Guided reading and beyond. What comes after guided reading?

How can a school use different reading approaches to help pupils to become increasingly independent readers? This course will demonstrate how to plan for progression in the teaching of reading by combining guided reading with group reading and reciprocal teaching.

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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
NEW Diweddaru eich ymarfer blynyddoedd cynnar i ddylanwadu ar ganlyniadau cadarnhaol i blant trwy arweinyddiaeth effeithiol a darpariaeth o ansawdd uchel. (CYMRAEG) SOUTH WALES (Cardiff)
Presenter: Nia Beynon,

Bydd yr hyfforddiant hwn yn arwain ymarferwyr sy’n arwain ymarfer blynyddoedd cynnar i ddod yn fwy effeithiol yn eu rôl.  Trafodir dylanwad y Cwricwlwm newydd i Gymru 2020 ar ymarfer a disgwyliadau Estyn / CIW yn ystod yr hyfforddiant.

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

Developing the role of the ICT/DCF 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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12 November 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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12 November 2019
NEW: Understanding the new AoLE for Mathematics and Numeracy MID WALES (Welshpool)
Presenter: Lynwen Barnsley,

Are you ready to implement the new Maths 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 November 2019
NEW 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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