Teaching School Collaborative Sandwell

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THERE ARE CURRENTLY 38 COURSES ON OFFER

Sep
11th
19

Getting the Most out of Geography

Wednesbury Teaching School Alliance

In order to ensure breadth and depth of learning in the primary classroom, delegates will explore a number of inspiring practical approaches to the teaching of geography. Examples of good practice will be shared that can be adapted to you own school as a teacher and/or leader of geography.Delegates...

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Sep
17th
19

OLEVI - Outstanding Teaching Assistant Programme (OTAP)

Wednesbury Teaching School Alliance

It is intended to develop the potential for Teaching Assistants to have a wider impact on improving the quality of teaching and learning across the school. Designed and facilitated by experienced school leaders and teachers the OTAP  forms part of the OLEVI Teaching and Learning Syllabus which...

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Sep
18th
19

NQT Survival Course - how to look after yourself in your first year

Wednesbury Teaching School Alliance

In line with the recent Teacher Recruitment and Retention Strategy and the Early Career Framework, this day will concentrate on the NQTs themselves. At the start of their NQT year, it will give them the opportunity to reflect on and address their own well-being, time management skills and the...

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Sep
25th
19

Improving your Behaviour Management - Day 1

Wednesbury Teaching School Alliance

In line with the recent Teacher Recruitment and Retention Strategy and the Early Career Framework, this is the first of three days that concentrate on behaviour management. Day 1 will get the NQTs to focus on the importance of routines, how children emotionally sequence events and how that affects...

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Sep
30th
19

Governor Expectations at Inspection from September 2019

Wednesbury Teaching School Alliance

Topics taken from:The Education Inspection Framework - May 2019 - and proposed Handbooks.Presented by an on screen of the Framework and Handbook with participant discussion and questions. There will also be a digital workbook for participants.1.    Welcome and introductions2.  ...

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Sep
30th
19

The Black Country Passport to Teaching

Wednesbury Teaching School Alliance

The BCTSC Passport to Teaching is an enhanced, quality-assured, five-day school experience programme tailored to the needs of training to teach in the Black Country. You can access the programme at any of the BCTSC schools that offer the programme. If you are changing career, you may have...

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Oct
2nd
19

Planning for Progression in Maths

Wednesbury Teaching School Alliance

'Progression in Mathematics' is designed to give NQTs a better idea of the 'big picture' regarding children's mathematical development throughout primary school. It enables NQTs to understand how their own year group fits into this progression. In addition, the course aims to help teachers to...

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Oct
3rd
19

Developing and embedding history within the curriculum

Wednesbury Teaching School Alliance

This course will benefit NQT and experienced teacher to develop their confidence, pedagogical and subject knowledge of history. A range of practical activities will be used to explore teachers’ initial ideas about enquiry led pedagogy, cross curricular learning and key skills of history such...

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Oct
7th
19

IOSH Managing Health and Safety in Schools

Wednesbury Teaching School Alliance

To book a place, email: teaching.school@harvillshawthorn.sandwell.sch.uk  Delegates who successfully complete the course will be awarded a certificate from the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH).This course is a complete training programme for the management of...

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Oct
9th
19

NQT Physical Education Induction Day

Wednesbury Teaching School Alliance

To book a place Tel: 0121 557 1034 or email:teaching.school@harvillshawthorn.sandwell.sch.uk  Participants to wear tracksuit and trainers. To introduce the National Curriculum for PE and Dance.  To build confidence in teaching PE through the development of Fundamental skills...

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Oct
22nd
19

Education Visit Coordinator (EVC)

Wednesbury Teaching School Alliance

Outdoor Education Advisers Panel (OEAP) approved course. This one day certificated course is for designated staff who have been nominated to be the Education Visits Coordinator (EVC) for their establishment. This role involves supporting and overseeing planning along with the management...

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Oct
23rd
19

Preparing for Statutory Health and Relationships Education in the Primary School

Wednesbury Teaching School Alliance

From 2020, Health and Relationships Education will be statutory in primary schools. This one-day training programme will help you to evaluate your current provision in light of the new government guidance and give you a greater understanding of the need for a broad and balanced PSHE...

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Nov
4th
19

IOSH Managing Safety for School Site Managers

Wednesbury Teaching School Alliance

10% discount to schools who buy into Clearwater Health & Safety support. To book a place, email: teaching.school@harvillshawthorn.sandwell.sch.uk  Delegates who successfully complete the course assessment will be awarded a certificate from the Institution of Occupational Safety and...

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Nov
12th
19

IOSH recertification

Wednesbury Teaching School Alliance

Delegates who successfully complete the course will be awarded a certificate from the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH). This course is a complete training programme for the management of health and safety in schools. Based upon years of delivery and experience, the course is...

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Nov
13th
19

Talk for Writing - Fiction

Wednesbury Teaching School Alliance

Talk for Writing, developed by Pie Corbett, supported by Julia Strong, is powerful because it is based on the principles of how children learn. It enables children to imitate the language features they need for a particular topic orally before reading and analysing it. They then use this to create...

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Nov
18th
19

Managing the Arts

Wednesbury Teaching School Alliance

To book a place email:  teaching.school@harvillshawthorn.sandwell.sch.uk  This course will focus on good practice in leading and managing arts education. This is based on OfSTED criteria and experience of practice. Auditing current practice and focusing on areas for development...

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Nov
19th
19

Leader training in Educational Visits

Wednesbury Teaching School Alliance

To book a place, email: teaching.school@harvillshawthorn.sandwell.sch.uk  or Tel: 0121 557 1034.One-day practical, certified course that will give Teachers and other staff involved in leading groups on educational visits the confidence to plan, organise and manage visits...

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Nov
20th
19

Primary Science Subject Update - Keeping up-to-date with science curriculum development

Wednesbury Teaching School Alliance

To book a place email: teaching.school@harvillshawthorn.sandwell.sch.ukThis 'not to be missed' day for all established subject leaders will keep you up-to-date with the latest from DfE, Ofsted, ASE and many other science education organisations. Throughout the day there will also be...

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Nov
20th
19

Developing Phonics

Wednesbury Teaching School Alliance

"Developing Phonics" will provide teachers and support staff with the understanding and tools to enhance the teaching and learning of Phonics throughout primary schools.  It will also equip colleagues with strategies to support less able readers and writers. To book a place,...

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Nov
21st
19

Governor Expectations at Inspection from September 2019

Wednesbury Teaching School Alliance

Topics taken from:The Education Inspection Framework - May 2019 - and proposed Handbooks.Presented by an on screen of the Framework and Handbook with participant discussion and questions. There will also be a digital workbook for participants.1.    Welcome and introductions2.  ...

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Nov
26th
19

Improving Teacher Programme (ITP)

Wednesbury Teaching School Alliance

To book a place, email:    teaching.school@harvillshawthorn.sandwell.sch.uk  Designed by OLEVI and facilitated by experienced school leaders and teachers, the highly effective and motivating Improving Teacher Programme gives teachers, who want to improve their practice, a...

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Nov
27th
19

EYFS: Communication Matters – learning through language

Wednesbury Teaching School Alliance

A vocabulary rich curriculum should be seen as part of best practice on how to achieve outstanding learning for young children. It is through our understanding of language that we can process information and use language to communicate ideas. We need to share an understanding of how to teach...

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Nov
28th
19

NPQSL (National Professional Qualification for Senior Leaders)

Wednesbury Teaching School Alliance

Cost includes externally verified final assessment and 360 diagnostic. Funding from DfE is limited and not guaranteed. Some of our participants may be allocated funding for this course, however, if you do not meet the criteria you must be prepared to pay for the course in full.  We will not...

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Nov
28th
19

NPQML (Professional Qualification for Middle Leaders)

Wednesbury Teaching School Alliance

Cost includes externally verified final assessment and 360 diagnostic. Funding from DfE is limited and not guaranteed. Some of our participants may be allocated funding for this course, however, if you do not meet the criteria you must be prepared to pay for the course in full.  We will not...

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Jan
8th
20

Developing Mathematical Confidence in your Classroom

Wednesbury Teaching School Alliance

This practical session will focus on the effective teaching of mathematics, moving through developing models and images to support abstract concepts in mathematics. NQTs will explore the roles equipment, variation and mathematical vocabulary have in helping children secure mathematical concepts....

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Lightwoods Teaching School Alliance

Welcome to Lightwoods Teaching School Alliance. Lightwoods Primary School is a National Teaching School and National Support School. Over a number of years, the Senior Leadership Team and I have...

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Our lady and St Huberts Teaching School Alliance

St. Hubert's School is a co-educational Catholic Voluntary Aided school for Catholic children aged between 4 and 11 years. A limited number of non-Catholic children may be admitted in accordance with...

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Shireland Teaching School Alliance

We believe outstanding teachers absolutely make a difference. Here at Shireland we aim to make a difference to the lives and academic achievement of each and every learner. Join us and inspire a love...

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St Francis Xavier Teaching School Alliance

A small Alliance of good and outstanding Catholic Primary schools working together to offer bespoke and high quality support and development for schools both within and outside of the...

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St John Bosco teaching school alliance

A primary based teaching school who focus on School Direct teacher training in partnership with Newman University, delivering leadership training and development from post NQT to emergent heads...

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The Orchard Teaching School Alliance

The Orchard Teaching School Alliance involves a network of outstanding and good schools from mainstream, special and PRU settings. Our strategic partners include the University of Wolverhampton,...

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Wednesbury Teaching School Alliance

Wednesbury Teaching School Alliance (WTSA), which is led by Harvills Hawthorn Primary School, offers teacher training (School Direct), a range of Continued Professional Development, Specialist...

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Wood Green Academy Teaching School Alliance

As a Cohort 1 teaching school in 2011, Wood Green Academy Teaching School Alliance (WGATSA) was one of the first 100 Teaching Schools in the country. Since then, we have built an outstanding...

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Corngreaves Teaching School Alliance

Corngreaves Teaching School Alliance is an outstanding National Teaching School located in Sandwell in the West Midlands. With a proven track record in training and developing the next generation of...

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