June 2017

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SEN ConferenceThis meeting will look at reviewing self-assessments and set SEN targets and actions for the next academic year. Audience: SENCOs29/06/2017 - 29/06/17

July 2017

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Chromebooks and Google Classroom. Truro RTC.Chromebooks and Google software are increasingly popular in schools; offering low-cost convenience and tools that fit easily into learning. This afternoon course will examine the specifics of how these devices work, with examples of school use that will inspire students - especially boys - to write, research and learn. Chromebooks allow teachers to inject variety and speed into feedback processes, with useful analytics options as well.04/07/2017 - 04/07/17
Inclusion TrainingInclusion Training Aimed at: Pupil Premium Champions, SENCO's & SEN TA's Morning Session  The focus is on meta-analysis and research into effective use of PP funding, led by Sue Costello & Caroline Wood Afternoon Session The focus is an introduction to autism, led by Trish Warne 05/07/2017 - 05/07/17
KS1 and EYFS: simple, effective classroom iPads. Truro RTC.iPads bring interesting, accessible and motivating activities to the youngest children at school. From phonics to handwriting, maths visualisation to role-play to green screening; focused iPad use in small group and whole-class teaching is a fantastic way to inspire children and ignite enthusiasm. An afternoon full of realistic, worthwhile activities and ideas.06/07/2017 - 06/07/17
Heads of School/Senior Heads TrainingThis training aims to build participants’ understanding of how coaching can be used to transform practice and drive school improvement. It aims to equip you with both the knowledge and skills to become highly effective coaches, who can support colleagues to reach their full potential. There is also the regular opportunity to get together to share issues, successes and concerns. Time will be given to get together to solve each other’s problems and provide support where needed. This training is suitable for Heads of School and Senior Heads involved in coaching.07/07/2017 - 07/07/17
Middle Leaders TrainingThis training explores the characteristics and behaviours of effective middle leaders. It begins by looking at how effective leaders behave and use their time, before exploring how to undertake powerful self-evaluation. It aims to develop middle leaders’ ability to improve the quality of teaching, support them to hold team members to account and give them the tools to plan for and embed positive change. This training is suitable for UPS teachers and subject leaders.10/07/2017 - 10/07/17

September 2017

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Tapestry for TAs & other EYFS staff. Truro RTC.An increasing number of EYFS settings are benefiting from the time and cost savings offered by Tapestry online learning journals. This morning course will bring TAs and nursery staff up-to-date with the various ways to gather observations, manage journals, and access basic analysis tools. Hands-on practise and post-training Q+A with further email support included. 19/09/2017 - 19/09/17

November 2017

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Teach Computing; resources and approaches. Truro RTC.Tackle the Computing element of the curriculum with confidence. This course works through a wide range of resource options, appropriate for both key stages, dispelling fears of ‘algorithms’ and ‘debugging’ along the way. The day has been updated to include programmable hardware options, such as Microbits, as well as further hands-on opportunities that will leave attendees with the knowledge and experience needed to deliver Computing effectively.07/11/2017 - 07/11/17