Get into Teaching Event - January 14th 2017
Thank you to everyone that attended the Get into Teaching event. We've recieved great feedback from both presenters and attendees.
We have TEN Specialist Leaders of Education:
Berni Pearce (English/Assessment/CPDT)
Will Woodfine (Maths)
David Bounds (Behaviour Management)
Jade Slater (Closing the Gap)
Tracey Condliffe (Business Manager)
||Vickie Keeling (Business Manager)
Andy Mayers (D&T)
Aimee Williams (English/CPDT)
Lorna Sykes (Science/CPDT)
Ian Verow (PE/Teaching and Learning)
They bring a wealth of experience to the Alliance in many areas of school improvement. They will be available for deployment from the Spring Term.
If you’re interested in finding out more about the work of SLEs either as a prospective SLE or as a school who might benefit from having an SLE deployed in your school, please contact the Director of Teaching School, Berni Pearce.
NQT Appropriate Body
Blackfriars Teaching School is an Appropriate Body for Newly Qualified Teachers (NQTs) in England. We are able to deliver a high quality and flexible package to support your NQTs. All meetings will be held in Staffordshire and will provide your NQTs with the opportunity to network and collaborate with other colleagues.
Profession takes lead on assessment after the end of levels
School leaders’ union NAHT has released the findings of its commission into school assessment today (Thursday 13 February).
The commission aimed to establish some national principles for assessment in schools to preserve consistency in the absence of a government approved system of levels.
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