Yearly Archives 2017

West of England ICT Conference 2017 – Online Safety Special – Monday 12 June – Book your place now!

We are delighted to announce a special focus to the West of England annual conference this year. We know online safety is an area of concern for schools following the changes made to the DfE Keeping Children Safe in Education document and the Ofsted emphasis on safeguarding. Working with David Wright from Safer Internet Centre we have arranged an online safety conference. This will take place on Monday 12 June at BAWA, Bristol. We are delighted to have the following high profile, national keynote speakers booked to speak: Ken Corish – Safer Internet Centre John Nixon – Ofsted Michael Bell
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University of Bristol summary of key education documents published January 2017

This document published by the University of Bristol, provides a useful summary of documents from a variety of sources: Gaps in grammar (Carl Cullinane for The Sutton Trust: December 2016) Growing up digital: a report of the Growing Up Digital Taskforce (Children’s Commissioner: January 2017) Youth Index 2017 (Macquarie Group with the Prince’s Trust: January 2017) Reviews of marking and moderation for GCSE and GCE: Summer 2016 exam series (Ofqual: December 2016) Specialist and non-specialist teaching in England: Extent and impact on pupil outcomes (DfE: December 2016) Intentions after graduation survey 2016 (HEFCE: December 2016) Higher education student enrolments and
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NQT Annual One-Day Conference – ‘Learning without Limits and Loops of Learning’

This is an opportunity for Newly Qualified Teachers to attend a one-day introductory conference led by Tim Sully. Date:  Wednesday 5 April 2017 Venue: Batch Country Hotel, Lympsham Have you ever thought about what you say in the classroom, and more importantly, how the young people hear and interpret what we say? This and many other important issues will be explored in a fun and entertaining way using research from Dweck, Hattie and Stobbart. Delegates will be given the opportunity to explore pedagogy from around the world and to look at the innovative practice from our own part of the
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