Literacy/English Subject Leader Network Meeting - Autumn Term

Venue - Weston Homes Stadium, Peterborough United Football Club, London Road
Course Tutors
Sue Howard
Admin Contact
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Target Audience
target audience
Course Types
School Improvement Training
Course categories
School Improvement
Course description
Termly meetings provide opportunities for exploring effective leadership and discussing pedagogical approaches, particularly considering strategies which support pupil progress. Sessions aim to enable leaders to provide support for teachers to meet the demands of the curriculum, whilst identifying the need to support all pupils to make progress. Ideas for staff development and training will be shared.

Session 1 - Autumn

  • Updates and latest news

  • Assessment – latest STA updates on writing and phonics

  • Considering the impact of school closures on the teaching and learning of English

  • Identifying and closing gaps in pupil knowledge and maximising progress for all pupils, including vulnerable groups

NB: Agendas will be sent out to schools advising colleagues of the full content of the sessions. The course outline may be subject to changes, responding to national and local priorities or initiatives.

Cost Details

£75 per person per session for all LA maintained schools in Peterborough and Cambridgeshire *

£85 per person per session for all academies in Peterborough and Cambridgeshire, schools from other LAs and Independent schools *

*No charge for schools to attend our Literacy, Maths & EYFS Subject Leader meetings who have bought into the leadership package (this equates to approximately £55 per session)

Please note: Failure to attend, without notification prior to the event, will incur a full charge.
Training objectives

  • To ensure subject leaders receive the latest advice and updates on national and local developments

  • To develop the subject leadership role, assisting understanding and ability to lead school improvement

  • To offer strategies for improving pupil outcomes and secure progress, including the achievement of disadvantaged pupils

  • To facilitate networking and sharing practice with colleagues

Learning outcomes
Additional Information
Start Date
Thursday 21 October 2021
End Date
Thursday 21 October 2021
Closing Date
Wednesday 20 October 2021
13:15 - 16:00
Maximum Places
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