An Expert Review of the DfE White Paper on ‘Levelling Up’ and Building Stronger Schools with Great Teachers for Children

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Webinar Duration: 1 hour 4 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide governors, headteachers, schools leaders and teachers with an expert insight into the DfE white paper on ‘levelling up’ and providing a world-class education system that aims to raise standards and achieve excellent outcomes for pupils no matter who or where they are.

An Expert Insight into Research on the Impact of COVID-19 on Pupil Attainment

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Webinar Duration: 45 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide governors, headteachers, schools leaders and teachers with an overview of research into the impact of COVID-19 on educational attainment and how disruption due to the pandemic may have affected pupils’ academic progress.

How to Support a Successful Transition from Nursery to Reception

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Webinar Duration: 62 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide nursery managers and practitioners with practical guidance and advice on how they can help prepare pupils for transition to reception to enable a smoother and more positive, settled experience.

Supporting the Lowest 20% to Achieve Better Future Outcomes | Primary

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Webinar Duration: 1 hour 17 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders, subject leads and teaching staff with guidance and practical steps they can take towards supporting the lowest attaining pupils to achieve better outcomes and develop a desire for learning.

Supporting the Lowest 20% to Achieve Better Future Outcomes | Secondary

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Webinar Duration: 1 hour 8 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders, subject leads and teaching staff with guidance and practical steps they can take towards supporting the lowest attaining pupils to achieve better outcomes and develop a desire for learning.

An Insight into the Review of the Education and Skills Funding Agency and Changes to How the DfE Operate

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Webinar Duration: 52 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide governors and senior leaders with an overview of the key findings and recommendations published following the independent review of the Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA), and changes to the way the DfE will operate from 1 April 2022 onwards.

Behaviour in School, Suspension and Permanent Exclusion: Supporting Schools’ Response to DfE Consultation on Proposed Revisions to Guidance

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Webinar Duration: 1 hour 28 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, governors and all school staff with insight into the DfE’s consultation on measures to improve the clarity and consistency of behaviour in school, suspension and permanent exclusion guidance, and explain how they can contribute to the process.

An Insight into Ofsted’s Research into Securing Good Attendance and Tackling Persistent Absence | Primary

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Webinar Duration: 50 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide governors, headteachers and school leaders with an expert insight into Ofsted’s report on how schools improve and maintain attendance using use different approaches and tackle the challenges they face.

An Insight into Ofsted’s Research into Securing Good Attendance and Tackling Persistent Absence | Secondary

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Webinar Duration: 58 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide governors, headteachers and school leaders with an expert insight into Ofsted’s report on how schools improve and maintain attendance using use different approaches and tackle the challenges they face.

Teacher Misconduct: An Expert Insight into Updated DfE Guidance and Consultation on Regulating the Teaching Profession

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Webinar Duration: 1 hour 1 minute (approx.) This webinar will provide governors, senior leaders and HR managers with responsibility for recruitment and misconduct hearings with an overview of the updated guidance on the prohibition of teachers and the DfE open consultation on measures to change the teacher misconduct arrangements operated by the Teaching Regulation Agency (TRA).

Engaging and Empowering the Most Able Pupils | Independent Preparatory Schools

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Webinar Duration: 1 hour 8 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders, governors, teachers and practitioners with advice and practical guidance on supporting the most able pupils, by providing opportunities which stretch and challenge, enhancing pupils’ engagement and drive to succeed.

Engaging and Empowering the Most Able Pupils | Independent Senior Schools

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Webinar Duration: 61 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders, governors, teachers and practitioners with advice and practical guidance on supporting the most able pupils, by providing opportunities which stretch and challenge, enhancing pupils’ engagement and drive to succeed.

Engaging and Empowering the Most Able Pupils | Primary Schools

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Webinar Duration: 1 hour 6 minutes approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders, governors, teachers and practitioners with advice and practical guidance on supporting the most able pupils, including those who are disadvantaged, to raise aspirations and expand future life opportunities.

Engaging and Empowering the Most Able Pupils | Secondary Schools

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Webinar Duration: 1 hour 3 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders, governors, teachers and practitioners with advice and practical guidance on supporting the most able pupils, including those who are disadvantaged, to raise aspirations and expand future life opportunities.

Exams 2022: Contingency Planning and Arrangements

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Webinar Duration: 46 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders, governors and teaching staff with insight into contingency planning and arrangements for GCSEs, AS and A levels, the Advanced Extension Award and Project qualifications in summer 2022.

School Attendance: Supporting Schools’ Response to DfE Consultation on Improving Consistency of Support

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Webinar Duration: 1 hour 3 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide governors, headteachers and all school staff with an overview of the DfE open consultation on measures to improve the consistency of school attendance support and management, and explain how they can contribute to the process.

An Expert Insight into the Updated ITE Inspection Framework and Handbook 2021-22

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Webinar Duration: 22 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders, Ofsted leads and governors with an understanding of the inspection principles, criteria and processes of Ofsted’s newly updated Initial Teacher Education (ITE) Inspection Framework and Handbook, to help enhance training outcomes and ensure compliance in the event of an inspection.

ISI Inspections: Expert Insight into Pastoral Care, Wellbeing and Safety | Secondary and Senior Schools

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Webinar Duration: 48 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders and governors of independent secondary and senior schools with expert insight into the DfE’s guidance on The Independent School Standards, with specific focus on pastoral care, wellbeing and safety, to help schools enhance provision and ensure compliance in the event of an inspection.

ISI Inspections: Expert Insight into Pastoral Care, Wellbeing and Safety | Preparatory Schools and Early Years

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Webinar Duration: 48 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders and governors of independent preparatory schools and early years settings with expert insight into the DfE’s guidance on The Independent School Standards, with specific focus on pastoral care, wellbeing and safety, to help schools enhance provision and ensure compliance in the event of an inspection.

ISI Inspections: Expert Insight into Leadership and Management | Secondary and Senior Schools

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Webinar Duration: 45 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders and governors of independent secondary and senior schools with expert insight into the DfE’s guidance on The Independent School Standards, with specific focus on leadership and management, to help schools enhance provision and ensure compliance in the event of an inspection.

ISI Inspections: Expert Insight into Leadership and Management | Preparatory Schools and Early Years

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Webinar Duration: 49 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders and governors of independent preparatory schools and early years settings with expert insight into the DfE’s guidance on The Independent School Standards, with specific focus on leadership and management, to help schools enhance provision and ensure compliance in the event of an inspection.

ISI Inspections: Expert Insight into Administration | Secondary and Senior Schools

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Webinar Duration: 53 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders and governors of independent secondary and senior schools with expert insight into the DfE’s guidance on The Independent School Standards, with specific focus on administration, to help schools enhance provision and ensure compliance in the event of an inspection.

ISI Inspections: Expert Insight into Administration | Preparatory Schools and Early Years

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Webinar Duration: 53 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders and governors of independent preparatory schools and early years settings with expert insight into the DfE’s guidance on The Independent School Standards, with specific focus on administration, to help schools enhance provision and ensure compliance in the event of an inspection.

Developing a Pupil-Focused Approach to Attendance Issues and Persistent Absence | Secondary

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Webinar Duration: 1 hour 14 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders, governors and teachers with advice and practical guidance on developing a whole school attendance strategy which prioritises pupils’ safety and wellbeing, aligned with the DfE’s Improving school attendance: advice for schools and local authorities.

Developing a Pupil-Focused Approach to Attendance Issues and Persistent Absence | Primary

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Webinar Duration: 46 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders, governors and teachers with advice and practical guidance on developing a whole school attendance strategy which prioritises pupils’ safety and wellbeing, aligned with the DfE’s Improving school attendance: advice for schools and local authorities.

ISI Inspections: Expert Insight into Quality of Education | Preparatory Schools and Early Years

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Webinar Duration: 53 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders and governors of independent preparatory schools and early years settings with expert insight into the DfE’s guidance on The Independent School Standards, with specific focus on quality of education and spiritual, moral, social and cultural (SMSC) development, to help schools enhance provision and ensure compliance in the event of an inspection.

ISI Inspections: Expert Insight into Quality of Education | Secondary and Senior Schools

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Webinar Duration: 54 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders and governors of independent secondary and senior schools with expert insight into the DfE’s guidance on The Independent School Standards, with specific focus on quality of education and spiritual, moral, social and cultural (SMSC) development, to help schools enhance provision and ensure compliance in the event of an inspection.

EYFS Framework and Ofsted: Understanding Inspection Practice | EYFS in Schools

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Webinar Duration: 48 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, school leaders, teachers and practitioners with expert insight into the latest Ofsted guidance on inspection practice for the EYFS in schools which reflect the revised EYFS framework that came into force on 1 September 2021.

EYFS Framework and Ofsted: Understanding Inspection Practice | Registered Early Years Providers

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Webinar Duration: 44 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, school leaders, teachers and practitioners with expert insight into the latest Ofsted guidance on inspection practice for registered early years providers which reflect the revised EYFS framework that came into force on 1 September 2021.

An Expert Insight into the ISI Inspection Framework | Preparatory Schools and Early Years

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Webinar Duration: 1 hour 2 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders and governors of independent preparatory schools and early years settings with an understanding of what they need to know and do in preparation for and during an ISI inspection in the 2021-22 academic year.

An Expert Insight into the ISI Inspection Framework | Secondary and Senior Schools

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Webinar Duration: 47 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders and governors of independent secondary and senior schools with an understanding of what they need to know and do in preparation for and during an ISI inspection in the 2021-22 academic year.

Key Stage 1: Understanding Statutory Assessment and Reporting Arrangements for 2022

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Webinar Duration: 54 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, governors, senior leaders, curriculum leads and teaching staff with an expert insight into the DfE guidance for assessing and reporting the national curriculum at key stage 1 (KS1) in the 2021 to 2022 academic year.

Accessible Assessments: Understanding and Shaping Ofqual Draft Guidance

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Webinar Duration: 42 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders and teaching staff with expert insight into draft guidance for awarding organisations on producing accessible assessments in compliance with legal obligations, to inform understanding and engagement in consultation on the guidance.

Key Stage 2: Understanding Statutory Assessment and Reporting Arrangements for 2022

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Webinar Duration: 51 minutes (approx.)This webinar will provide governors, headteachers, senior leaders, curriculum leads and teaching staff with an expert insight into the DfE guidance for assessing and reporting the national curriculum at key stage 2 (KS2) in the 2021 to 2022 academic year.

Implementing the Early Years Foundation Stage Profile: 2022 Handbook

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Webinar Duration: 58 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, governors, senior leaders, teachers and practitioners with expert insight into completing the assessment of children’s development at the end of the EYFS in accordance with statutory guidance, and an overview of the impact of new implementation and assessment arrangements on early adopter schools.

An Expert Review of Ofsted Guidance on Creating a Positive Environment Where Children Can Flourish | Primary

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Webinar Duration: 1 hour 5 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders, governors and Ofsted leads with expert insight into the criteria used by Ofsted inspectors in evaluating how staff interact positively with children, particularly with regard to physical intervention and restrictions of liberty.

An Expert Review of Ofsted Guidance on Creating a Positive Environment Where Children Can Flourish | Secondary

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Webinar Duration: 55 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders, governors and Ofsted leads with expert insight into the criteria used by Ofsted inspectors in evaluating how staff interact positively with children, particularly with regard to physical intervention and restrictions of liberty.

School Improvement: Enhancing Pupil Outcomes via School-to-School Collaboration

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Webinar Duration: 50 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders, governors and teachers with practical guidance on developing a strategy for impactful school improvement based on a self-improving system involving inter-school collaboration.

An Expert Review of the Ofsted Social Care Common Inspection Framework for 2021-22

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Webinar Duration: 1 hour 20 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide governors, headteachers, senior leaders and Ofsted leads with an expert insight into what Ofsted inspectors will consider as part of the Social care common inspection framework (SCCIF) for boarding schools and residential special schools.

The Quality Time Action Plan: Supporting School Improvement and Better Student Outcomes | Australian Schools

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Webinar Duration: 47 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide principals, senior leaders, governors and teachers with an expert overview and insight into the Quality Time Action Plan to simplify administrative practices in schools and how the program is likely to impact schools in the future.

Ofsted Updates 2021-22: An Expert Overview and Insight into Guidance and Information for Inspectors

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Webinar Duration: 45 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders, Ofsted leads and governors with an expert run-through and understanding of the key policy changes and updates to guidance and legislation that Ofsted will consider as part of their inspections during the 2021-22 academic year.

Australian Schools Post-Lockdown: Action Plan to Help Students Settle and Thrive

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Webinar Duration: 91 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, principals, governors, councillors, teachers and senior leaders for wellbeing and pastoral support with practical advice on developing and implementing strategies to support the mental health and wellbeing of students, and staff, as they return to school after lockdown.

Preparing for Full Ofsted EIF Inspections from September 2021 | Special Schools

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Webinar Duration: 76 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders, Ofsted leads and governors with an up to date understanding and awareness of what schools should expect and what they need to do as part of a full Ofsted inspection during the 2021/22 academic year.

Preparing for Full Ofsted EIF Inspections from September 2021 | Secondary

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Webinar Duration: 50 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders, Ofsted leads and governors with an up to date understanding and awareness of what schools should expect and what they need to do as part of a full Ofsted inspection during the 2021/22 academic year.

Preparing for Full Ofsted EIF Inspections from September 2021 | Primary

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Webinar Duration: 52 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders, Ofsted leads and governors with an up to date understanding and awareness of what schools should expect and what they need to do as part of a full Ofsted inspection during the 2021/22 academic year.

Remote Education: Meeting Expectations in Line with DfE and Ofsted Requirements | Secondary

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Webinar Duration: 65 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders, curriculum leads and designated safeguarding leads with guidance and support in complying with their remote education safeguarding and curriculum requirements.

Remote Education: Meeting Expectations in Line with DfE and Ofsted Requirements | Primary

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Webinar Duration: 65 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders, curriculum leads and designated safeguarding leads with guidance and support in complying with their remote education safeguarding and curriculum requirements.

A Whole-School Approach to a Broad and Balanced Curriculum | Primary

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Webinar Duration: 74 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, curriculum leaders, subject leaders, teachers and practitioners with advice and practical guidance on whole-school delivery of a broad and balanced primary curriculum which facilitates education recovery.

A Whole-School Approach to a Broad and Balanced Curriculum | Secondary

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Webinar Duration: 54 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, curriculum leaders, subject leaders, teachers and practitioners with advice and practical guidance on whole-school delivery of a broad and balanced secondary curriculum which facilitates education recovery.

Developing an Evidence-Based Strategy to Make the Most of Pupil Premium | Primary

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Webinar Duration: 50 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders and governors with practical guidance on building an evidence-based pupil premium strategy to combat educational inequality and help disadvantaged pupils catch up.

Developing an Evidence-Based Strategy to Make the Most of Pupil Premium | Secondary

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Webinar Duration: 58 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders and governors with practical guidance on building an evidence-based pupil premium strategy to combat educational inequality and help disadvantaged pupils catch up.

Understanding and Shaping the DfE’s Proposals for a New Further Education Funding and Accountability System

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Webinar Duration: 48 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders and governors with an understanding of DfE’s proposals for reforming further education funding and accountability, to help inform post-16 providers’ response to government consultation.

Expectations of Conduct during Ofsted Inspections

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Webinar Duration: 24 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders and governors with insight into Ofsted’s guidance on Conduct during Ofsted inspections , clarifying expectations placed on education inspectors and providers to facilitate school improvement.

EYFS Framework Reforms: Dispelling Misconceptions and Clarifying Ofsted Expectations

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Webinar Duration: 84 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide school leaders, teachers and practitioners in early years settings with expert insight into the latest Ofsted guidance on delivering the EYFS and inspection practice, so that they can make preparations to ensure compliance with the revised EYFS framework which becomes mandatory on 1 September 2021.

Exams and Assessment Consultation for 2022: Understanding and Shaping DfE and Ofqual Arrangements

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Webinar Duration: 48 minutes (approx.) This webinar will support headteachers, subject leads and teaching staff to gain an understanding of proposed arrangements for exams and assessments in 2022 so that they can engage in the feedback process and make advance preparations.

Understanding the Principles and Practice of Educational Effectiveness | Secondary

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Webinar Duration: 57 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, curriculum leaders, subject leaders, teachers and practitioners with an insight into the concept of educational effectiveness, and how theory can be translated into best classroom practice to improve outcomes for learners.

Understanding the Principles and Practice of Educational Effectiveness | Primary

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Webinar Duration: 1 hour 6 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, curriculum leaders, subject leaders, teachers and practitioners with an insight into the concept of educational effectiveness, and how theory can be translated into best classroom practice to improve outcomes for learners.

Reforms to Teacher Development: How the DfE Aim to Deliver World-Class Teacher Development

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Webinar Duration: 31 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide all school leaders, staff and governors with a walkthrough of the reforms to teacher development being introduced by the DfE at every stage of their career.

Reception Baseline Assessment: Understanding the Guidance on Quality Monitoring Visits

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Webinar Duration: 23 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide all school leaders, staff and governors with a walkthrough of the reforms to teacher development being introduced by the DfE at every stage of their career.

Understanding the Changes to the Ofsted School Inspection Handbook and Section 8 Handbook 2021

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Webinar Duration: 1 hour 4 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide governors, senior leaders, headteachers and department heads with expert insight and guidance on the recent updates to the Ofsted School inspection handbook and Section 8 school inspection handbook, due to effect from September 2021.

Understanding the Changes to the New Academy Trust Handbook 2021

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Webinar Duration: 47 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide academy trustees, local governors, chairs, committee members, financial officers and governance professionals with an in-depth review of the 2021 edition of the Academy Trust Handbook (also known as the Academies Financial Handbook), due to come into effect on 1 September 2021.

Preparing for Ofsted Revisits and Inspections of Local Area SEND Provision | Primary

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Webinar Duration: 45 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide senior leaders, designated safeguarding leads, teachers and teaching assistants with an insight into government guidance on Ofsted revisits and inspection of local area SEND provision, offering practical guidance on the processes involved so that schools can make preparations, where necessary.

Preparing for Ofsted Revisits and Inspections of Local Area SEND Provision | Secondary

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Webinar Duration: 45 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide senior leaders, designated safeguarding leads, teachers and teaching assistants with an insight into government guidance on Ofsted revisits and inspection of local area SEND provision, offering practical guidance on the processes involved so that schools can make preparations, where necessary.

Behaviour for Excellence: Policy and Practice in Behavioural Standards | Primary

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Webinar Duration: 45 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide governors, headteachers and senior school leaders with expert guidance and support in delivering whole-school improvement and stronger pupil outcomes through high expectation leadership and behaviour.

Behaviour for Excellence: Policy and Practice in Behavioural Standards | Secondary

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Webinar Duration: 46 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide governors, headteachers and senior school leaders with expert guidance and support in delivering whole-school improvement and stronger pupil outcomes through high expectation leadership and behaviour.

Understanding and applying JCQ guidance to achieve robust and fair grading for A/AS Levels and GCSEs in summer 2021

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Webinar Duration: 54 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, teachers and examination officers with an insight into arrangements for the determination of grades for A/AS Levels and GCSEs for Summer 2021, exploring how issues such as consistency and bias can be addressed, and offering practical guidance on the next steps schools should take.

Understanding the Changes to the Ofsted School Inspection Handbooks | Independent

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Webinar Duration: 43 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide governors, senior leaders, headteachers and department heads with expert insight and guidance on the recent updates to the Ofsted Education Inspection Framework (EIF) and School Inspection Handbooks, reflecting the challenges posed by COVID-19.

Understanding the Changes to the Ofsted School Inspection Handbooks | Secondary

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Webinar Duration: 45 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide governors, senior leaders, headteachers and department heads with expert insight and guidance on the recent updates to the Ofsted Education Inspection Framework (EIF) and School Inspection Handbooks, reflecting the challenges posed by COVID-19.

Understanding the Changes to the Ofsted School Inspection Handbooks | Primary

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Webinar Duration: 46 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide governors, senior leaders, headteachers and department heads with expert insight and guidance on the recent updates to the Ofsted Education Inspection Framework (EIF) and School Inspection Handbooks, reflecting the challenges posed by COVID-19.

DfE Summer Schools Guidance 2021: How to Effectively Deliver Academic Education and Enrichment Activities

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Webinar Duration: 48 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, curriculum leads, subject leaders, teachers and teaching assistants with practical advice and support on how they can successfully deliver a summer school programme which helps pupils make up for lost learning time.

EYFS Framework Reforms: Understanding and Implementing the ‘Birth to 5 Matters’ Curriculum Guidance

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Webinar Duration: 58 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide school leaders, headteachers and all teaching staff with an awareness and understanding of the Birth to 5 Matters curriculum guidance which is being led by The Early Years Coalition. The guidance will be published on 31st March 2021.

Autumn 2021 Exams Consultation: Understanding and Shaping Ofqual Arrangements

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Webinar Duration: 51 minutes (approx.) This webinar will support headteachers, subject leads and teaching staff to gain an early review of the Ofqual consultation for additional exams set to run in autumn 2021 in order to prepare for the proposed arrangements and engage in the feedback process.

Using Pastoral Support to Create Happy and Welcoming Classroom Environments After Remote Education

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Webinar Duration: 56 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, school leaders, teachers and teaching assistants with practical guidance on employing pastoral support to manage pupils’ return to school, create positive experiences and ease readjustment to in-school learning.

Understanding the DfE Guidance on Awarding Qualifications in Summer 2021

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Webinar Duration: 51 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, school leaders, subject leads and all teaching staff with a understanding of how schools will be expected to provide teacher assessed grades for summer 2021.

Understanding the Post-16 Technical Education and Training Reforms for Schools and Colleges

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This webinar explores, explains, and summarises what the new white paper means for schools and colleges, what support they will received and how the DfE plan to make technical skills training more responsive to employers' skills needs.

Supporting Schools to Review Their Remote Education Provision in Line with DfE Guidance

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Webinar Duration: 44 minutes (approx.) This webinar aims to support governors, school leaders and headteachers to navigate the 'Review your remote education provision' framework, released by the DfE on 12th January 2021 in order to deliver effective remote education practice, identify areas of development and strengthen their current provision.

Managing Exclusions: Statutory Expectations and Best Practice

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This webinar will provide school leaders, headteachers, designated safeguarding leads (DSLs), mental health leads and all teaching staff with an understanding of and practical guidance on managing exclusions in a way which centres upon the needs of the child. 

COVID-19: How Schools Should Operate in Order to Meet Their DfE Expectations in Response to Coronavirus

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This webinar will provide senior leaders, headteachers and all school staff with practical guidance and support on what actions they should be taking to remain open in response to COVID-19 and local and national restrictions.

Understanding the Newly Published Governance Structures and Changes to the Governance Handbook 2020 | Secondary

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Webinar Duration: 46 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide school governors and academy trustees with an in-depth review of the newly published guidance on governance structures and roles and changes to the Governance Handbook.

Understanding the Newly Published Governance Structures and Changes to the Governance Handbook 2020 | Primary

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Webinar Duration: 46 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide school governors and academy trustees with an in-depth review of the newly published guidance on governance structures and roles and changes to the Governance Handbook.

Building Curriculum Resilience to Deliver Continuous Learning in Schools

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This webinar will provide school leaders, headteachers, subject leads and all teaching staff with practical advice and guidance on building and implementing curriculum resilience.

Teaching Protected Characteristics in Schools: How to Meet Your Ofsted Expectations

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In this webinar, Adrian Guy and John Rees will explore why and how Ofsted will look to gather evidence in relation to how schools teach about the protected characteristics. It will also cover what judgement criteria Ofsted will use and how schools can implement learning as part of their curriculum expectations.

Remote Education: Implementing Best Practice to Meet DfE Expectations

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This webinar will provide senior leaders, headteachers and all school staff with an understanding of the principles and good practice which schools should employ in order to fulfil their DfE expectations with regards to remote education. 

Bridging the Education Gap: Improving Pupil Outcomes for Disadvantaged and Vulnerable Learners

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In this webinar, Marc Rowland, the UK’s national authority on effective Pupil Premium provision, discusses how schools can act now to help bridge the education gap. He will explore how schools can implement a high expectations and inclusive teaching strategy to help negate the impact of school closures on the attainment of disadvantaged pupils.

COVID-19: DfE Guidance on ‘How Schools Can Plan for Tier 2 Local Restrictions’

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Webinar Duration: 23 minutes (approx.) This webinar explores the DfE guidance for schools, colleges and early years providers on how to ensure they are ready to continue learning if local Tier 2 interventions are in place, exploring detailed information on what schools can expect if a local area moves to Tier 2 intervention.

EYFS Framework Reforms: Strengthening Learning Through the DfE ‘Development Matters’ Curriculum Guidance

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Webinar Duration: 1 hour 5 minutes (approx.) This webinar will help early years practitioners use the ‘Development Matters’ guidance to assess their children’s level of development in order to make more informed decisions about their learning needs.

Minimising Disruption and Developing Catch-Up Plans for Low Attaining Pupils in Year 7 Transition

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In this webinar, Amjad Ali will explore how schools can begin their preparations around welcoming new pupils into Year 7, how they can ensure a smooth transition and what actions they can take to implement any necessary catch-up plans.

Developing and Implementing Successful Summer Catch-Up Plans for Secondary Schools

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In this webinar, education expert and leadership and management trainer, Michelle Howard, explains how schools can implement successful summer catch up plans which support and prepare children academically, socially and emotionally for embarking upon the transition to secondary school or a return to the classroom post COVID-19.

Utilising Extended School Time to Catch-Up – How Additional Academic and Pastoral Support May Look

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Webinar Duration: 50 minutes (approx.) In this webinar, Michelle Howard will explore how schools can use extended school time as part of their catch-up strategy. It will discuss different approaches that schools can take, the importance of engaging parents and the benefits of developing an effective programme.

Developing and Implementing Successful Summer Catch-Up Plans for Primary Schools

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In this webinar, education expert and leadership and management trainer, Michelle Howard, explains how schools can implement successful summer catch-up plans which support and prepare children academically, socially and emotionally for a return to the classroom post COVID-19.

How Schools Can Prepare for an Ofsted Phased Return to Inspection from September 2020

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Webinar Duration: 56 minutes (approx.) In this webinar, The National College will provide school governors, senior leaders, headteachers and department heads with practical advice and guidance on how they can prepare themselves for interim Ofsted visits and what measures they can put in place to ensure they are ready for full inspections again from January 2021.

Catch-Up Curriculum: Curriculum Planning to Make Up for Lost Teaching Time | Primary

  • Available On Demand

In this webinar, The National College will provide senior leaders, headteachers, curriculum and subject leads with practical advice and guidance on how schools can best prepare for a September return and successfully deliver DfE expectations on catch-up curriculum.

Catch-Up: Planning Your Curriculum to Make Up for Lost Teaching Time | Secondary

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In this webinar, The National College will provide senior leaders, headteachers, curriculum and subject leads with practical advice and guidance on how schools can best prepare for a September return and successfully deliver DfE expectations on curriculum.

COVID-19: DfE guidance on 'Cluster and hub provision'

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This webinar explores DfE guidance for schools, colleges and other education providers looking to introduce a cluster and hub provision during COVID-19, discussing what teacher should be taking inot account and how cluster or hub models can be safely implemented in line with social distancing methods.

The Recovery Curriculum for Secondary Schools: Re-connection, Recovery and Resilience

  • Available On Demand

This webinar will provide practical advice and guidance on building a recovery curriculum that best supports children on their return to school.

The Recovery Curriculum for Primary Schools: Re-connection, Recovery and Resilience

  • Available On Demand

This webinar will provide practical advice and guidance on building a recovery curriculum that best supports children on their return to school.

Curriculum Mapping for Secondary Schools in Line with Ofsted Guidance

  • Available On Demand

This webinar will provide secondary school leaders, curriculum leads, subject leads and teachers with practical advice and guidance on mapping their curriculum to comply with Ofsted expectations.

Curriculum Mapping for Primary Schools in Line with Ofsted Guidance

  • Available On Demand

This webinar will provide primary school leaders, curriculum leads, subject leads and teachers with practical advice and guidance on mapping their curriculum to comply with Ofsted expectations.

Implementing the DfE Reception Baseline Assessments (RBA): An Expert Review and Practical Guidance

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This webinar explores the Standards and Testing Agency's Reception Baseline Assessment (RBA) Framework, designed to explain the purpose, format, content and cognitive demand of the assessment; it will help primary school governors, headteachers, deputy headteachers and teaching staff to understand the new DfE Reception Baseline Assessments.

COVID-19: DfE ‘Get Help with Technology for Remote Education During Coronavirus (COVID-19)’ Guidance

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This webinar explores the DfE guidance released on 19th April relating to what resources and support schools and colleges would soon have access to to help with remote education and explores what the DfE are looking to provide for and for whom.

COVID-19: DfE Guidance on ‘Financial Support for Education, Early Years and Children’s Social Care’

  • Available On Demand

Webinar Duration: 35 minutes (approx.) This webinar outlines the DfE guidance released on the 17th April relating to the funding and financial measures that have been put in place to help support different types of education, early years and children's social care providers.

COVID-19: DfE Guidance on ‘School and College Accountability’

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This webinar explores the DfE guidance released on the 8th of April on what the cancellation of exams means for them in terms of accountability; The National College will discuss the recently published guidance and how COVID-19 has changed the 2019/2020 accountability arrangements for schools and colleges.

COVID-19: DfE ‘Free School Meals Guidance for Schools’

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This webinar explores DfE guidance released on the 31st March relating to pupils eligible for free schools meals and how schools can ensure they have continued access, discussing what this means for schools and explaining how they can take advantage of the measures the DfE have brought in to provide uninterrupted access.

COVID-19: DfE KCSiE guidance on ‘Safeguarding in schools, colleges and other providers'

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FREE: In this webinar Christina Leath, an experienced Head of Safeguarding and subject matter expert, will explore key points from the guidance and discuss how schools should look to strengthen current safeguarding practice and continue to ensure the safety and wellbeing of their children.

COVID-19: DfE ‘Educational Settings Self-Reporting Online Form: Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)’ Guidance

  • Available On Demand

FREE: The published guidance helps to provide clarity around which schools, nurseries and colleges will need to provide the information, the type of information required and the rationale behind it. It also provides guidance around completing the record of children in attendance online form.

COVID-19: DfE ‘Implementing Social Distancing in Education and Childcare Settings’ Guidance

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FREE: This video update will discuss the recently published guidance, what this means for education settings and how they can implement a joint approach towards social distancing alongside parents and pupils themselves.

COVID-19: DfE ‘Early years and childcare closures’ guidance

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FREE: In this video update, John Rees will discuss what measures the DfE advise for different early years settings, the support they can expect and how they can play their part under the current circumstances.

COVID-19: DfE ‘Guidance on Vulnerable Children and Young People’

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FREE: On the 22nd March, the DfE released guidance for schools on maintaining educational provision for vulnerable children. That is, those children who have a social worker or with an education, health and care (EHC) plan.

COVID-19: DfE ‘Cancellation of GCSEs, AS and A levels in 2020’ Guidance

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FREE: In this video update, The National College will discuss the recently published guidance and impact this will have on students, providing an invaluable insight into how the DfE and Ofqual will look to work together over the coming months.

COVID-19: DfE ‘Guidance for Schools, Colleges and Local Authorities on Maintaining Educational Provision’

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FREE: In this video update, The National College will discuss the recently published guidance and what impact this may have on school governors, headteachers, senior leaders and relevant teaching staff.

COVID-19: ‘Closure of Educational Settings – Information for Parents and Carers’ DfE Guidance

  • Available On Demand

FREE: In this video update, John Rees an experienced teacher, trainer and consultant with more than 25 years educational leadership experience, will discuss the recently published guidance and what this means for parents and carers.

COVID-19: Self-Isolation: Practical Strategies for Managing and Supporting Staff & Pupil Wellbeing

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FREE: This webinar provides school leaders, headteachers and mental health leads with practical advice and guidance around supporting the wellbeing of their school community during self-isolation by looking at ways that school leaders can help support their school community whilst away and maintain and promote a positive mindset.

COVID-19: Minimising Disruption and Practical Steps to Ensure Continuous Learning

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FREE: This webinar will help provide governors, school leaders, subject leads and teachers with practical steps around protecting school staff and children against the uncertainty of coronavirus by sharing practical steps that schools can make to guard against any escalation of government policy.

Maximising your DfE Year 7 Literacy and Numeracy Catch-Up Premium and Meeting your Ofsted Accountability

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This webinar is for governors, school leaders and head teachers to help them manage, implement and maximise their literacy and numeracy catch-up premium for students who didn’t achieve the expected standard at KS2.

Understanding Ofsted ‘Deep Dives’ and the Role of Subject and School Leaders

  • Available On Demand

This webinar will help subject leads, school leaders and governors to understand what to expect from an Ofsted ‘deep dive’ and how schools can best prepare themselves.

Ofsted Inspections of Independent Schools: Insights

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This webinar will help independent school leaders, subject leads and teachers to better understand the new Ofsted EIF and ensure effective preparation.

DfE Announce EYFS Reforms Consultation: Understand What This Means for Your School

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Webinar Duration: 58 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide an expert overview of the reforms outlined in the ‘Early Years Foundation Stage Reforms’ consultation paper and what these changes could mean for children, schools, their staff and partner agencies they work with.

Maximising your Pupil Premium and Understanding your Ofsted Accountability

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This webinar will focus on how schools can get the most out of their pupil premium and develop, implement and sustain a strong, evidence-based pupil premium strategy, ensuring full transparency and meeting their requirements under Ofsted.

PSHE and Ofsted: How to Assess, Record and Report Learning in your School

  • Available On Demand

This webinar will draw evidence from existing good practice and focus on the expectations of the DfE statutory guidance on Relationships (and sex) and Health Education, linking this to the Ofsted framework and suggesting ways that schools should (and should not) assess learning in PSHE.

Understanding The DfE Statutory Safeguarding Guidance In Online Safety September 2019

  • Available On Demand

This webinar will help senior leaders and schools leads navigate these key policy documents and highlight the crucial areas they need to focus on in order to fulfil their online safeguarding responsibilities.

Curriculum Development: How To Develop Curriculum Intent To Be Ofsted Ready

  • Available On Demand

This webinar is aimed at senior and middle leadership to help them design and develop their whole school curriculum intent.

An Ofsted Focus on Character Education: Making it Work Practically for your School

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Going beyond just ‘theory and analysis’, this webinar will offer practical support for heads, senior leaders and school improvement teams in deciphering what character education is, addressing both sides of the argument using real examples of success and obstacles faced.

Effective Behaviour Management: Is ‘Challenging Behaviour’ Misunderstood?

  • Available On Demand

This webinar will aim to unpick what is actually meant by ‘behaviour’ and encourage senior school leaders, inclusions teams and care workers to think differently about how they perceive ‘challenging behaviour'

Better Schools for All: School Effectiveness and the Impact on Pupils

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This webinar will examine how school level traits change over time and which aspects of these traits appear most salient in improving outcomes for pupils. It will bring to life research, funded by the Nuffield Foundation.

Reseach Focus: Is Deferred School Entry a Panacea to Address the August Birth Penalty?

  • Available On Demand

This webinar discusses scientific evidence on the August birth month penalty, deferment policies, and the benefits of schooling in reception class.

Guidance On How To Support Home-Educated Children Return To Mainstream Schooling

  • Available On Demand

This webinar will provide practical advice and guidance for schools on how to re-integrate pupils who were home educated.

New DfE Research Report: Supporting The Most Academically Able Disadvantaged Pupils

  • Available On Demand

The DfE recently commissioned a research paper to identify what schools across England were doing to support attainment among the most able disadvantaged pupils from KS2 to KS4. This webinar will focus and discuss findings from that research, with an emphasis on the lessons for secondary School Leaders engaged in developing support for their most academically able disadvantaged pupils.

What the Timpson Review on Exclusions Means for your School

  • Available On Demand

This webinar explores Edward Timpson's landmark review into exclusions, published on the 7th of May, and offers senior leaders, inclusion teams and safeguarding leads guidance around exclusions and explains how schools can be more inclusive in their management of vulnerable pupils moving forward.

The Welsh Curriculum: An EXCLUSIVE Review with Prof Graham Donaldson

  • Available On Demand

This webinar explores the key features of the new Welsh curriculum, providing invaluable expert insight and advice into how schools can achieve success and realise the opportunities wider educational reform can present.

Budget Matters: An Alternative Approach to Employing and Accessing Funds

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This webinar offers new ideas for headteachers and senior leaders to consider, promoting collaborative working practices within their own schools, across the education sector and with local business communities. It also provides details of opportunities which school leaders may wish to apply for in order to access additional funding.

Effective School Governance in Academic Year 2019-20 : Putting the new Governance Handbook into practice

  • Available On Demand

This webinar will look at what robust and effective governance will look like in the new academic year 2019-20.

Tackling Attendance: How to Make it Work for your School and Meet Ofsted Expectations

  • Available On Demand

This webinar will be showcasing ways to keeps parents and teachers onboard with their school attendance policies in line with current Ofsted criteria for attendance both now and in the proposed new Framework for September 2019.

Understand the Statutory Safeguarding Guidance Changes for Early Years and Foundation Stages (EYFS)

  • Available On Demand

Webinar Duration: 1 hour 5 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide a holistic review of the recent changes to early years safeguarding legislation.

Curriculum Leadership: Starting Curriculum Conversations

  • Available On Demand

This webinar, aimed at headteachers and curriculum leaders, will provide an overview of questions to consider about curriculum purpose, the quality of implementation and the impact of provision in their settings.

New Ofsted 2019 Inspection Framework: What to Expect from September 2019 for Secondary Schools

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This webinar addresses the new Ofstead Framework effective from September 2019 and focuses on the main points of the Ofstead inspection framework that secondary school leaders should be aware of, providing practical examples of quick wins, pitfalls to avoid and suggested ways forward.

New Ofsted 2019 Inspection Handbook: What to Expect from September 2019 for Early Years and Primary Schools

  • Available On Demand

Webinar Duration: 55 minutes (approx.) This webinar provides school leaders and governors with the key points from the Ofsted Education Inspection Framework, the rationale behind them and how they will affect your school.

The Quality of Education: The Three i’s – How You Can Make the Ofsted Focus Work for your School

  • Available On Demand

This webinar will offer practical guidance for primary school leaders and teachers so they can better understand what the Ofsted expectation is for a broad and balanced curriculum.

How The New Ofsted Framework Draft Proposal May Shape your RSHE Provision

  • Available On Demand

This webinar will focus on how the draft framework can shine a light on what could and should be done within RSHE to promote good practice.

An Expert Review of the New Ofsted Education Inspection Framework (EIF)

  • Available On Demand

This webinar addresses Ofsted's Education Inspection Framework 2019 for consultation and provides an expert review of the EIF by Maggie Parker, joined by a practising headteacher who will give their first response to the EIF in a question and answer discussion with Maggie.

Change Management in Relation to the New Education Inspection Framework

  • Available On Demand

This webinar will support School Leaders to manage change effectively in relation to the forthcoming new Ofsted Inspection Framework.

New Ofsted 2019 Draft Inspection Handbook: Key Changes for Early Years Providers

  • Available On Demand

Webinar Duration: 66 minutes (approx.) This webinar will focus specifically on the early years inspection handbook for inspecting early years in England under sections 49 and 50 of the Childcare Act 2006.

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