Achieving Excellent in the FP in an Estyn Inspection – MID WALES (Welshpool)

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

£180.00 + VAT (20%)

Target Group: FP Leaders, TAs, Teachers

Course objectives

  • pupil voice
  • enhanced and continuous provision
  • appropriate balance between focused teaching and choice
  • effective deployment of adults to improve standards
  • differentiation and meeting the needs of all learners
  • exemplar classroom organisation
  • unique systems for assessment of and for learning
  • whole phase long, mid and short-term planning
  • progression and continuity in role-play provision

Course Presenter: Cath Delve

FOUNDATION PHASE/ OUTDOOR LEARNING/ WHOLE SCHOOL ISSUES -  Cath Delve provides training, guidance and support to schools and LEAs all over Wales. Her courses cover a wide range of topics such as creating independent learners, outdoor learning, pupil voice and well-being, raising the attainment of boys, progression in continuous and enhanced provision, planning and the curriculum, being an effective Foundation Phase leader, literacy, numeracy, creativity, assessment, raising standards through display, transition, moving towards the new curriculum, developing the role of support staff and the exemplary delivery of the Foundation Phase. Some of her initiatives such as ‘Freaky Friday,’ ‘Igloo’ and ‘Messy Monday’ have been implemented and used by schools all over Wales and into England. In addition to working for Collective Learning as a course provider she is also an independent educational consultant working alongside many, many schools all over Wales to help them improve their environments, provision, curriculum, everyday practice with a view to raising standards and moving forward in every way.

Course Location: Mid Wales

WELSHPOOL: Buttington Trewern CP School, Welshpool SY21 8TB   START TIME: 9.00am coffee and registration for a 9.30am start