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Upcoming events

London Special and AP hub-led event - SEN marketplace for primary and special school practitioners

19 January 2017 -
4:00pm to 6:00pm

Castlebar School in Ealing are hosting a 'Special Selections' marketplace event - comprised of taster sessions in a variety of SEN approaches and strategies applicable to both mainstream primary and special schools.

This event will showcase the following:

Accessing Numeracy for pupils with different SEND Autism Education Trust (Tier 1&2) Behaviour Approaches – VB/ABA Multi-Sensory Approaches Supporting Pupils in the PE Lesson Team Teach Using Motivators to Engage Pupils


Enfield Hub-led event for Modern Foreign Language teachers

20 January 2017 -
9:15am to 3:00pm

This one-day training session is led by Martine Pillette, an independent MFL consultant and author and will cover areas such as spontaneous talk at KS3-4, grammar for communication, speeding up progress in lessons and assessment. The session has a cost but is FREE for Challenge Partners schools.

The programme for the day is summarised below:

9.15-9.30 - Welcome 9.30-11.00 - Session 1 - How to develop more spontaneous talk at KS3-4 11.00-11.15 - Coffee break 11.15-12.30 - Session...

Herts and Bucks Hub-led event on Memory Techniques and Preparation for Linear Qualifications

26 January 2017 -
1:30pm to 4:00pm

St Clement Danes School in Hertfordshire are hosting an afternoon session of memory techniques, delivered by educational psychologist Dr. Martijn van der Spoel. Martijn will explain the psychology of studying - explaining not only the ‘how’ but the ‘why’ of successful learning which will help students retain knowledge for longer periods.

Mrs Ais Ryan and Mrs Sue Savin will share in a second session they have developed, as Heads of English and Maths respectively, to meet the demands...

South East London/Inspire hub-led event - Primary marketplace

7 February 2017 -
4:30pm to 7:00pm

John Ball Primary School in Lewisham are hosting a sharing best practice event for all primary practitioners.

Using the 'marketplace' format, outstanding practitioners from across two Challenge Partners hubs in South London will promote and share an aspect of their practice they find to be highly effective. Topics covered include learning, behaviour, inclusion, play/lunchtime, assessment and curriculum.

Entrance is FREE to CP schools and a delicious supper will be included...

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