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Code: SCH/CONF/2 EYFS Annual Conference - Reading in the EYFS

As part of Peterborough Celebrates Reading the School Improvement Team are delighted to announce that there will be a conference for practitioners in the EYFS on January 28th 2020 at Kingsgate with a focus on Reading.
Speakers and Authors are currently being contacted to provide an exciting day of Key Note Speakers and workshops.
Further details will be shared with schools and settings in September.

Cost Details
£140 per delegate
£250 for 2 delegates from the same school
£330 for 3 delegates from the same school

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 28 January 2020 09:00 - 15:15 KingsGate Conference Centre Map

Code: SCH/20/32 Phonics Network Meeting Aiming High- session 3 - Spring term

Description
This is an opportunity to ‘Aim High’ and be ambitious for our children in EYFS and in Y1.The focus of these termly twilight meetings is to share good phonics practice and support schools in improving and sustaining Y1 phonics outcomes of above 85% and above 90%. Meetings will focus on identifying key actions to support the leadership of phonics and how teaching, assessment and monitoring can further developed. The meetings will also provide opportunities to visit schools and leaders across the city and beyond to discuss and see good practice in action. Experienced and successful Phonics Leaders and Phonics Champions will also contribute to these meetings.
Each session will focus on:
• Reviewing and refining current action plans
• Reviewing assessment outcomes and actions to further support learning and teaching
• Sharing good/outstanding local practice
• Sharing good/outstanding practice from outside of Peterborough
The agenda for each meeting will be confirmed via email and later agenda items will be agreed in response to needs and requests from delegates attending.

Cost Details

£65 per school per session for all Peterborough schools and Cambridgeshire LA maintained schools**

£75 per school per session for other LA schools and Independent schools**

**No charge for schools who have bought into the phonics package

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 29 January 2020 15:45 - 17:15 Weston Homes Stadium, Peterborough United Football Club Map

Code: SCH/20/31 Phonics Network Meeting-Aiming Higher- Session 3 - Spring term

This is an opportunity to ‘Aim Higher’ and further close the gap to national average in phonics by the end of Year 1. Meetings will focus on identifying key actions to support the leadership of phonics and how teaching, assessment and monitoring can be further improved. The meetings will also provide opportunities to visit schools and leaders across the city and beyond to discuss and see good practice in action. Experienced and successful Phonics Leaders and Phonics Champions, who have led improvement in their own schools, will also contribute to these meetings.

Each session will focus on:
• Reviewing and refining current action plans
• Reviewing assessment outcomes and actions to further support learning and teaching
• Sharing good/outstanding local practice
• Sharing good/outstanding practice from outside of Peterborough

The agenda for each meeting will be confirmed via email and later agenda items will be agreed in response to needs and requests from delegates attending.


Cost Details

£65 per school per session for all Peterborough schools and Cambridgeshire LA maintained schools**
£75 per school per session for other LA schools and Independent schools**

£150 if all three sessions are booked

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 29 January 2020 13:15 - 15:15 Weston Homes Stadium, Peterborough United Football Club Map

Code: CSHECD-191 Maths Subject Leader Network Meeting -Spring

Termly half day meetings provide opportunities for networking with colleagues, exploring examples of mathematical activities, and discussion of pedagogical issues. There will be ideas and support for leaders to lead staff training and professional development in their schools.

Spring Term
• Updates and latest news
• Subject focus: times tables and the multiplication check
• Tracking and improving progress of all learners and knowledge organisers

Cost

£65 per person per session for all Peterborough schools and Cambridgeshire LA maintained schools *
£75 per person per session for other LA schools and Independent schools* 

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

*No charge for schools who have bought into the leadership workshop package

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 04 February 2020 13:30 - 16:30 KingsGate Conference Centre Map

Code: SCH/20/14 Year 2 Moderation Workshop - Writing

The Key Stage 1 moderators will lead 3 sessions; Reading, Writing and Mathematics. This will focus on validating the accuracy of teacher assessment judgements based on evidence produced during day to day teaching in Year 2.

All delegates need to bring a copy of:
• A collection of evidence for one child (This evidence needs to be photocopied 4 times)

Cost Details

£70 per person per session for all Peterborough schools and Cambridgeshire LA maintained schools, £40 per person per session for subsequent delegates

£80 per person per session for other LA schools and Independent schools, £45 per person per session for subsequent delegates

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 10 February 2020 09:00 - 12:15 KingsGate Conference Centre Map

Code: SCH/20/15 Year 2 Moderation Workshop -Writing pm

The Key Stage 1 moderators will lead 3 sessions; Reading, Writing and Mathematics. This will focus on validating the accuracy of teacher assessment judgements based on evidence produced during day to day teaching in Year 2.


All delegates need to bring a copy of:

• A collection of evidence for one child (This evidence needs to be photocopied 4 times)


Cost Details
£70 per person per session for all Peterborough schools and Cambridgeshire LA maintained schools
(£40 per person per session for second & subsequent delegates)

£80 per person per session for other LA schools and Independent schools
(£45 per person per session for second & subsequent delegates)

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 10 February 2020 13:15 - 16:15 KingsGate Conference Centre Map

Code: CSHECD-194 Literacy/English Subject Leader Network Meeting - Spring Term

Termly half-day meetings will provide opportunities for exploring effective leadership and discussing pedagogical approaches, particularly considering strategies which support pupil progress. The sessions aim to enable leaders to provide support for teachers to meet the demands of the curriculum across the school, whilst identifying the need to support all pupils to make progress. Ideas for staff development and training will be shared.

Session 2: Spring Term

• Guest Speaker: James Clements – Curriculum Design for Primary School English: Principles and Practice

• Principles of Curriculum Design:

o Helping Schools to consider their own principles and vision for their English Curriculum
o An introduction to key concepts in curriculum design
o Building the curriculum: content, structure and experiences

• Practical Approaches to Curriculum Design

o Curriculum vehicles for teaching and learning un English
o Weaving the elements together: case studies and effective curriculum models
o Curriculum planning for your school

£70 per person per session for all Peterborough schools and Cambridgeshire LA maintained schools* 

£80 per person per session for other LA schools and Independent schools*

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

*No charge for schools who have bought into the leadership package

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 11 February 2020 13:30 - 16:30 KingsGate Conference Centre Map

Code: SCH/20/16 Year 2 Moderation Workshop - Writing pm

The Key Stage 1 moderators will lead 3 sessions; Reading, Writing and Mathematics. This will focus on validating the accuracy of teacher assessment judgements based on evidence produced during day to day teaching in Year 2.


All delegates need to bring a copy of:

• A collection of evidence for one child (This evidence needs to be photocopied 4 times)

Cost Details
£70 per person per session for all Peterborough schools and Cambridgeshire LA maintained schools
(£40 per person per session for second & subsequent delegates)

£80 per person per session for other LA schools and Independent schools
(£45 per person per session for second & subsequent delegates)

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 25 February 2020 13:15 - 16:15 KingsGate Conference Centre Map

Code: SCH/19/8 KS2 Assessment of Writing: Developing and Understanding of GDS (EVENT FULL)

Description
This two session course is designed to support teachers with developing writing at Greater Depth in KS2.

Session 1:
This session will focus on becoming more familiar with, and developing a more secure understanding of, a range of greater depth collections of writing. Delegates will have an opportunity to work alongside colleagues and LA moderators to clearly identify the features of greater depth writing. Delegates will be asked to share good practice and identify key texts that they have successfully used as models for pupils to use in their own writing.
Y5 teachers are also invited to attend this session to develop their understanding of GDS writing at the end of KS2.

Session 2:
This session will focus on the writing skills pupils need to develop an assured and conscious control over the levels of formality and how grammar and vocabulary can be used to manipulate this. Delegates will be required to bring the writing of one focus child to identify progress towards achieving the greater depth standard and identify the next steps in learning. There will be an opportunity for delegates to explore the collections of greater depth writing with an experienced moderator.

Cost Details
£150 per person for all Peterborough schools and Cambridgeshire LA maintained schools, £75 per person per session for second & subsequent delegates
£170 per person for other LA schools and Independent schools, £80 per person per session for second & subsequent delegates
Please note: Failure to attend, without notification prior to the event, will incur a full charge.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 14 November 2019 13:15 - 16:00 KingsGate Conference Centre Map
2 27 February 2020 13:15 - 16:00 KingsGate Conference Centre Map

Code: SCH/20/17 Year 2 Moderation Workshop - Reading am

The Key Stage 1 moderators will lead 3 sessions; Reading, Writing and Mathematics. This will focus on validating the accuracy of teacher assessment judgements based on evidence produced during day to day teaching in Year 2.


All delegates need to bring a copy of:

• A collection of evidence for one child (This evidence needs to be photocopied 4 times)
Cost Details
£70 per person per session for all Peterborough schools and Cambridgeshire LA maintained schools
(£40 per person per session for second & subsequent delegates)

£80 per person per session for other LA schools and Independent schools
(£45 per person per session for second & subsequent delegates)

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 03 March 2020 09:15 - 12:15 KingsGate Conference Centre Map