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English Subject Leader Courses

English Subject Lead Networks

Due to current restrictions, all our training sessions will now be conducted ‘virtually’.

These termly Zoom networks will provide opportunities to:

  • Keep up to date with DfE national developments and initiatives
  • Discuss implications for own schools and prioritise next steps
  • Receive informed advice on how to lead English across the school
  • Address key issues and raise attainment
  • Hear from guest speakers and share best practice
  • Explore newly developed, tried and tested resources
  • Engage in discussions and practical activities to develop the role of Subject Lead

 

  • Suitable audienceEnglish Subject Leads
  • Dates: There will be three networks across the year – one per term. In order to keep numbers lower than usual and to facilitate networking, we are offering a choice of two dates for each Network. Please indicate a first and second choice. Dates will be allocated on a ‘first-come, first-served’ basis so please book on as soon as possible to avoid disappointment:
    • Stop Press: Wednesday 3rd February – FULLY BOOKED / Wednesday 28th April – FULLY BOOKED
    • NEW dates added –
    • Autumn Network: This Network has already taken place. Please fill in the booking form below if you would like the PowerPoint slides.
    • Spring Network: Wednesday 3rd February (FULLY BOOKED) / Thursday 4th February (1.00pm -3.30pm) OR Friday 5th February (9.00am – 11.30am)
    • Summer Network: Wednesday 28th April  (FULLY BOOKED) / Thursday 29th April (1.00pm -3.30pm) OR Friday 30th April (9.00am 11.30am)
  • Zoom Online Network Meeting: Invitation to be sent after confirmation of booking
  • Price:  £40.00 per network OR £90.00 for attendance on Spring and Summer Networks plus PowerPoint slides from Autumn Network (invoice paid within 28 days of invoice date)
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      Please fill in the details below to select a first and second choice of dates for each Network. (If you cannot attend all three Networks, only select your preferred dates for the Networks you can attend:
       

        Autumn Network

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        Spring Network - please state your first and second choice of date

        Wednesday 28th April - Fully booked

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        Summer Network - please state your first and second choice of date

        Wednesday 28th April - Fully booked

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        Terms and Conditions
        Account payment information and full terms and conditions will be included on the invoice. This will be emailed to school email address after booking. To receive the discount for booking all 3 Networks, the school must pay the total amount of the invoice within 28 days of receiving the invoice. If the invoice is not paid within 28 days of receiving the invoice (regardless of course date/s), the discount will be removed.
        To comply with GDPR, personal data collected for administrative purposes will be destroyed after the course has taken place.

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      An introduction to First Class Phonics

      Due to current restrictions, all our training sessions will now be conducted ‘virtually’.

      This short Zoom session will introduce you to the First Class Phonics scheme. During the session, we will show you:

      • why schools are leaving Letters and Sounds to move to First Class Phonics
      • what makes First Class Phonics ‘first class’
      • how First Class Phonics planning and progression can improve teaching
      • how First Class Phonics resources will improve learning
      • the impact that First Class Phonics has had on teaching and learning in other schools

      All delegates booked on to this course will receive a voucher for a FREE additional set of puppets when purchasing the First Class Phonics scheme.

      If this date is not convenient for you, please get in touch as we can set additional dates for this session.

      • Suitable audienceEnglish Subject Leads; Phonics Leads; Head Teachers; Teachers
      • Price: FREE to all schools
      • Number of sessions: 1 x 1 hour session
      • Date: 4th March 2021
      • Time3.00pm – 3.30pm / Q&A 3.30pm – 4.00pm
      • Zoom Online Network Meeting: Invitation to be sent after confirmation of booking

       

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        Terms and Conditions
        Account payment information and full terms and conditions will be included on the invoice. This will be emailed to school email address after booking.
        To comply with GDPR, personal data collected for administrative purposes will be destroyed after the course has taken place.

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        Preparing for a Reading Deep Dive

        Due to current restrictions, all our training sessions will now be conducted ‘virtually’.

        This online course will support English Subject Leads to prepare for an Ofsted ‘deep dive’ in reading. Over the three sessions, we will help you to:

        • understand what a ‘deep-dive’ in reading will involve
        • explore the importance of early reading including phonics provision and attainment
        • develop your whole school curriculum for reading for purpose and pleasure
        • audit the quality of practice and provision across the school (with advice on how to do this during ‘Covid19 restrictions’)
        • develop an effective action plan for reading
        • use the course materials to inform any school INSET
        • use suggested gap tasks to inform your understanding
        • Suitable audienceEnglish Subject Leads
        • Price:£120
        • Number of sessions: 3 x 1 ½ hour sessions
        • Dates: 31st March 2021 / 12th May 2021 / 16th June 2021
        • Time of each session2.30pm – 4.00pm
        • Zoom Online Network Meeting: Invitation to be sent after confirmation of booking

         

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          Terms and Conditions
          Account payment information and full terms and conditions will be included on the invoice. This will be emailed to the school email address after booking.
          To comply with GDPR, personal data collected for administrative purposes will be destroyed after the course has taken place.

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          Developing a whole school approach to Handwriting

          Due to current restrictions, all our training sessions will now be conducted ‘virtually’.

          This online course will support English Subject Leads to develop the teaching of handwriting in your school.  We will help you to:

          • audit current practice
          • make informed decisions on handwriting styles, progression, timetables, resources
          • plan how to support teachers to make links between handwriting, phonics and spelling
          • plan staff meeting/s
          • decide on impact measures
          • Suitable audienceEnglish Subject Leads
          • Price:£50
          • Number of sessions: 1 x 1 ½ hour session
          • Date: 18th March 2021
          • Time2.30pm – 4.00pm
          • Zoom Online Network Meeting: Invitation to be sent after confirmation of booking

           

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            Terms and Conditions
            Account payment information and full terms and conditions will be included on the invoice. This will be emailed to the school email address after booking.
            To comply with GDPR, personal data collected for administrative purposes will be destroyed after the course has taken place.

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            Developing a whole school approach to Spelling

            Due to current restrictions, all our training sessions will now be conducted ‘virtually’.

            This online course will support English Subject Leads to develop the teaching of spelling in their school.  We will help you to:

            • audit current teaching practice
            • make informed decisions on timetables and use of resources
            • support staff to plan links between spelling, handwriting, grammar and English units
            • plan staff meeting/s
            • decide on impact measures
            • Suitable audienceEnglish Subject Leads
            • Price:£50
            • Number of sessions: 1 x 1 ½ hour session
            • Date: 25th March 2021
            • Time2.30pm – 4.00pm
            • Zoom Online Network Meeting: Invitation to be sent after confirmation of booking

             

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              Delegate/s attending course (for more than 2 delegates please fill in another form)





               


               

              Terms and Conditions
              Account payment information and full terms and conditions will be included on the invoice. This will be emailed to the school email address after booking.
              To comply with GDPR, personal data collected for administrative purposes will be destroyed after the course has taken place.

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              Leading your school on First Class Phonics

              Due to current restrictions, all our training sessions will now be conducted ‘virtually’.

              This online course will support English Subject Leads to lead on phonics using the First Class Phonics scheme.  We will help you to:

              • understand how First Class Phonics works from EYFS to Y2
              • make informed decisions on timetables, progression and expectations
              • plan how to support teachers to make links to reading and writing curriculums
              • support your staff through CPD e.g. staff meetings
              • Suitable audienceEnglish Subject Leads; Phonics Leads
              • Price: FREE to First Class Phonics schools
              • Number of sessions: 1 x 1 ½ hour session
              • Date & time: TBA – by invitation only
              • Zoom Online Network Meeting: Invitation to be sent after confirmation of booking

               

              Book Now!


                 

                Delegate/s attending course (for more than 2 delegates please fill in another form)





                 


                 

                Terms and Conditions
                Account payment information and full terms and conditions will be included on the invoice. This will be emailed to the school email address after booking.
                To comply with GDPR, personal data collected for administrative purposes will be destroyed after the course has taken place.

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                Consultants understand ‘real life’ in a school alongside national initiatives and expectations.
                Gemma Zauscinski

                Russell Scott

                Always current information, well explained and consultants are always thinking ahead, pre-empting problems for Subject Leads.
                Nicola Gaulton

                Arundale

                Very informative!

                I’ve learnt so much.  I am much clearer on my role now.

                Amy Kingsley

                Russell Scott

                Contact Us

                Jane Creed - Mobile: 07724 558282 - jane@bced.co.uk

                Debs Bragard - Mobile: 07595 421642 - debs@bced.co.uk

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