Webinar Programme Review for Primary Schools | May 2022

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A complete run-through of our hand-picked collection of webinars for May 2022.

Webinar Programme Review for Secondary Schools | May 2022

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A complete run-through of our hand-picked collection of webinars for May 2022.

An Expert Overview of DfE Guidance on Completing the EYFS Progress Check at Age 2

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This webinar will provide early years managers, teachers and practitioners with an insight into DfE guidance and support around the early years foundation stage (EYFS) progress check at age two, in order to help make an accurate assessment of children’s development, health and wellbeing.

An Expert Review of DfE Guidance on Working Together to Improve School Attendance 2022/23

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This webinar will provide headteachers, governors, school leaders and teaching staff with an overview and practical insight into DfE guidance on supporting schools to maintain high levels of school attendance, due to come into effect from September 2022.

The Characteristics and Approaches of Successful Senior Leaders | Secondary

This webinar will provide senior leaders with advice and practical guidance on fulfilling their role and responsibilities, exploring the qualities of successful senior leadership and some of the approaches they can adopt to help create communities where pupils and staff thrive.

The Characteristics and Approaches of Successful Senior Leaders | Primary

This webinar will provide senior leaders with advice and practical guidance on fulfilling their role and responsibilities, exploring the qualities of successful senior leadership and some of the approaches they can adopt to help create communities where pupils and staff thrive

Preparing Students for Progression to the Next Stage of Academic Study | Secondary

This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders, governors, career leaders, teachers and practitioners with advice and practical guidance on helping students to make informed post-16 education choices which set them on the right path towards their chosen career.

Post-16 Education: Preparing Students for Progression to the Next Stage of Academic Study

This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders, governors, career leaders, teachers and practitioners with advice and practical guidance on helping students to make informed post-16 education choices which set them on the right path towards their chosen career.

Income Generation for Independent Schools: Securing Additional Funding through Donations, Fundraising and Bid Writing

This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders, funding/finance managers and teams, governors and trustees of independent schools with advice and practical guidance on developing an effective income generation strategy which makes the most of funding opportunities through donations, fundraising and bid writing.

An Expert Review of the Ofsted Strategy 2022 – 2027

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This webinar will provide governors, headteachers and senior leaders with an overview and understanding of Ofsted’s corporate strategy for the next five years, including their values, strategic priorities, equality objectives and environmental goals.

Sustainability and Climate Change: An Overview of the DfE’s Flagship Policy Paper and Strategic Vision for the Education Sector 2022

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This webinar will provide governors, headteachers, senior leaders and teaching staff with an expert review of the DfE’s long-awaited sustainability and climate change policy paper, finalising plans on how they aim to make the UK the world leader in sustainability and climate change by 2030.

Understanding the Global Need for Effective Teacher Agency and Support | Secondary

Webinar Duration: 46 minutes (approx.) In this webinar Dr Phil Lambert, award-winning leader of education review and reform in Australia, author and international education expert, offers a fresh perspective on the teaching profession, discussing the role of teachers as agents of change, and the factors which can facilitate or frustrate their engagement with curriculum policy in secondary settings.

Early Career Framework Reforms: Understanding the Mentor’s Role in Supporting ECF-based Training | Primary

This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders and teachers with insight into the role and responsibilities of mentors assigned to early career teachers (ECTs) in providing support through the two-year induction, in accordance with the latest DfE guidance and the early career framework (ECF) statutory requirements.

Early Career Framework Reforms: Understanding the Mentor’s Role in Supporting ECF-based Training | Secondary

This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders and teachers with insight into the role and responsibilities of mentors assigned to early career teachers (ECTs) in providing support through the two-year induction, in accordance with the latest DfE guidance and the early career framework (ECF) statutory requirements.

Understanding the Global Need for Effective Teacher Agency and Support | Primary

Webinar Duration: 47 minutes (approx.) In this webinar Dr Phil Lambert, award-winning leader of education review and reform in Australia, author and international education expert, offers a fresh perspective on the teaching profession, discussing the role of teachers as agents of change, and the factors which can facilitate or frustrate their engagement with curriculum policy in primary settings.

Early Career Framework Reforms: Induction, Training and Support for Early Career Teachers (ECTs) | Primary

This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders and teachers with practical advice on delivering the 2-year induction for early career teachers (ECTs) and the DfE-funded training in accordance with the latest DfE guidance, based on the early career framework (ECF) that is now part of statutory induction.

Early Career Framework Reforms: Induction, Training and Support for Early Career Teachers (ECTs) | Secondary

This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders and teachers with practical advice on delivering the 2-year induction for early career teachers (ECTs) and the DfE-funded training in accordance with the latest DfE guidance, based on the early career framework (ECF) that is now part of statutory induction.

Managing Teacher Workload to Enhance Staff Wellbeing and Improve Pupil Outcomes | Secondary

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Webinar Duration: 1 hour 6 minutes (approx.) In this webinar, Haili Hughes, head of education, senior lecturer, mentor and author, and former English teacher and senior leader, explores the common causes of excessive workload and suggests ways in which they can be addressed in the best interests of both staff and pupils.

Managing Teacher Workload to Enhance Staff Wellbeing and Improve Pupil Outcomes | Primary

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Webinar Duration: 55 minutes (approx.) In this webinar, Haili Hughes, head of education, senior lecturer, mentor and author, and former English teacher and senior leader, explores the common causes of excessive workload and suggests ways in which they can be addressed in the best interests of both staff and pupils.

French, German and Spanish GCSEs: Supporting Schools’ Response to the DfE Consultation on Subject-Level Conditions and Guidance

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Webinar Duration: 21 minutes (approx.) In this webinar, Wendy Adeniji, experienced school principal, MFL teacher, inspector, trainer and author of international renown, explores the proposed subject level conditions and guidance, highlighting key points to help schools evaluate the implications of changes for their particular setting and inform their response to the consultation.

Using EEF Guidance to Implement Change and Drive School Improvement

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Webinar Duration: 1 hour 2 minutes (approx.) In this webinar, Stephen Burnage, expert practitioner, consultant and trainer with 25+ years' experience in teaching and leading schools, highlights the features of effective implementation, addressing common challenges and pitfalls along the way, so that the intended outcomes of innovation are achieved.

How to Design and Deliver an Effective Staff Retention Strategy

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Webinar Duration: 59 minutes (approx.) In this webinar, Haili Hughes, head of education, senior lecturer, mentor, author, and former English teacher and senior leader, provides practical advice on developing a staff retention strategy which tackles teachers’ most common grievances and causes for leaving the profession.

Reforms to Teacher Development: Updated Guidance on ITT, the ECF and NPQs

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Webinar Duration: 44minutes (approx.) In this webinar, Jayne Robinson, school leader and SCITT tutor whose 25 years’ experience includes roles as NQT mentor and EYFS lead, will highlight the most recent changes to the teacher development reforms, and discuss the implications for schools.

Post-16 Education: Early Intervention Strategies to Support Engagement and Attendance

In this webinar, Stefan Fusenich, teacher, educator and DfE subject learning coach with extensive management and teaching experience, explains common causes of student disengagement, identifies indicators that students are at risk of dropping out, and practices to help them reconnect with learning.

GCSE, AS and A Level Exams 2022: Preparing Your Students for Updated Exam Procedures | Secondary

Webinar Duration: 44 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, subject and curriculum leaders and teachers with practical advice on adapting provision to reflect the subject content and arrangements for GCSE, AS and A Level exams in 2022, so that they can help ensure that pupils are fully prepared.

GCSE, AS and A Level Exams 2022: Preparing Your Students for Updated Exam Procedures | 6th Form and Further Education

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Webinar Duration: 45 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, subject and curriculum leaders and teachers with practical advice on adapting provision to reflect the subject content and arrangements for GCSE, AS and A Level exams in 2022, so that they can help ensure that pupils are fully prepared.

Applying Lean Principles to Maximise Curriculum Impact | Primary

Webinar Duration: 55 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders, subject leads and teaching staff with practical advice and guidance on applying lean principles to curriculum design and delivery to enhance teaching, learning and pupil outcomes.

Applying Lean Principles to Maximise Curriculum Impact | Secondary

Webinar Duration: 49 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders, subject leads and teaching staff with practical advice and guidance on applying lean principles to curriculum design and delivery to enhance teaching, learning and pupil outcomes.

Schools Causing Concern: Understanding Draft Statutory Guidance and Proposals on New Intervention Criteria for 2022/23

Webinar Duration: 59 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide governors, headteachers and schools leaders with an overview of the draft statutory guidance on schools causing concern for the 2022/23 academic year and how to work with local authorities and Regional Directors (RDs) to support school improvement and promote high standards.

An Expert Review of the DfE Response into Reforms to the National Funding Formula

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Webinar Duration: 50 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide governors, headteachers and school leaders with an insight into the government’s response to their consultation on proposed changes to complete reforms to school funding and move to a more “direct” schools national funding formula (NFF).

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.

Identifying Teacher Talent to Support Career Progression and Staff Retention

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Webinar Duration: 52 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, school leaders and governors with expert advice and guidance on implementing a strategy to support the identification and development of talented teachers, enhancing job satisfaction and staff retention.

Moving from Middle to Senior Leadership | Primary

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Webinar Duration: 1 hour 12 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide middle leaders with advice and practical guidance on preparing for senior leadership, with insight into the recruitment process and role and responsibilities at senior level, and in particular, those of strategic management and overall school improvement.

Moving from Middle to Senior Leadership | Secondary

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Webinar Duration: 1 hour 12 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide middle leaders with advice and practical guidance on preparing for senior leadership, with insight into the recruitment process and role and responsibilities at senior level, and in particular, those of strategic management and overall school improvement.

How to Comply with First Aid Requirements in Line with Updated DfE Guidance

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Webinar Duration: 1 hour (approx.) This webinar will provide governors, headteachers and senior leaders with an expert insight into their responsibilities with respect to developing and implementing first aid provision for staff, pupils and visitors both in school and off-site.

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 Introduction to Policies for Schools

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Policies for Schools is the latest offer from The National College that makes keeping on top of your school policies a whole lot easier.

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.

Using EEF Guidance for Effective Professional Development

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Webinar Duration: 45 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders and governors with practical advice on implementing the EEF’s Guidance Report, Effective Professional Development, to inform the provision of impactful professional development to support high-quality teaching and improve pupil outcomes.

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.

Meeting Staffing and Employment Requirements in Line with DfE Guidance for 2021-22

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Webinar Duration: 1 hour 11 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders, HR managers and governors with practical advice on implementing guidance from the DfE on staffing and employment, to inform decision-making in these areas, aligned with statutory duties.

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.

Preparing for an Ofsted Summary Evaluation of MATs for 2021-22

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Webinar Duration: 46 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders, Ofsted leads and governors with an up to date understanding and awareness of what multi-academy trusts (MATs) should expect and what they need to do as part of a full Ofsted inspection during the 2021-22 academic year.

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.

Insight into the New and Reformed National Professional Qualifications

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Webinar Duration: 42 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, governors, senior leaders and teachers with an insight into reforms to the National Professional Qualifications (NPQs), exploring options available to leaders and teachers wishing to develop knowledge and skills in school leadership and specialist areas of teaching practice.

How to Use the National Tutoring Programme to Improve Outcomes for Disadvantaged and Vulnerable Pupils

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Webinar Duration: 16 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders and governors of state-maintained primary and secondary schools with an overview of the National Tutoring Programme (NTP) for the 2021-22 academic year, so that they can consider how it can best support pupils most affected by the disruption to education as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic.

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.

Initial Teacher Training (ITT) Market Review Report: Understanding and Shaping DfE Proposals

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Webinar Duration: 1 hour (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers and school leaders with an understanding of the ITT Market Review Report which has been commissioned by the DfE, clarifying the recommendations made in the report to facilitate the provision of consistently high-quality, evidence-based training, which are the subject of consultation with schools.

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.

Early Career Framework Reforms: Implementing ECF Content in Accordance with Teachers’ Standards | Primary

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Webinar Duration: 1 hour 11 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders and teachers with an insight into the content of the reformed Early Career Framework (ECF) which builds on Initial Teacher Training to equip Early Career Teachers (ECTs) with evidence-based knowledge and skills, helping to provide a secure foundation for future success.

Early Career Framework Reforms: Implementing ECF Content in Accordance with Teachers’ Standards | Secondary

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Webinar Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders and teachers with an insight into the content of the reformed Early Career Framework (ECF) which builds on Initial Teacher Training to equip Early Career Teachers (ECTs) with evidence-based knowledge and skills, helping to provide a secure foundation for future success.

EYFS Framework Reforms: Understanding and Implementing the Characteristics of Effective Teaching and Learning

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Webinar Duration: 1 hour 31 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide school leaders, teachers and practitioners with an expert review of how both the DfE ‘Development Matters’ and Early Years Coalition ‘Birth to 5 Matters’ curriculum guidance documents support the characteristics of effective teaching and learning as part of the new Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) statutory framework.

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.

Reception Baseline Assessment: Understanding Statutory Reporting Arrangements for 2021-22

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Webinar Duration: 1 hour 1 minute (approx.) This webinar will provide primary school governors, headteachers, deputy headteachers and teaching staff with an expert insight into the DfE reception baseline assessment (RBA) and reporting arrangements for the 2021/22 academic year and updates to supporting guidance documents.

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.

Early Career Framework Reforms: Applying the Principles of Instructional Coaching to Enhance the Professional Development of Early Career Teachers | Primary

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Webinar Duration: 58 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders and teachers with an understanding of the principles of instructional coaching, and how this evidence-based approach can help provide Early Career Teachers (ECTs) with a high-quality induction, and enable schools to fulfil their statutory induction duties aligned with the Early Career Framework (ECF) Reforms, 2021.

Early Career Framework Reforms: Applying the Principles of Instructional Coaching to Enhance the Professional Development of Early Career Teachers | Secondary

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Webinar Duration: 58 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders and teachers with an understanding of the principles of instructional coaching, and how this evidence-based approach can help provide Early Career Teachers (ECTs) with a high-quality induction, and enable schools to fulfil their statutory induction duties aligned with the Early Career Framework (ECF) Reforms, 2021.

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.

Flexible Working: Optimising Staff Recruitment and Retention | Secondary

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Webinar Duration: 1 hour 13 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders, HR managers and governors with an insight into the challenges and opportunities of flexible working and how a whole-school approach can enhance staff recruitment and retention, and positively impact teaching and learning.

Flexible Working: Optimising Staff Recruitment and Retention | Primary

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Webinar Runtime: 1 hour 5 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders, HR managers and governors with an insight into the challenges and opportunities of flexible working and how a whole-school approach can enhance staff recruitment and retention, and positively impact teaching and learning.

Flexible Working: Incorporating Best Practice into HR Management | Secondary

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Webinar Duration: 1 hour (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders, HR managers and governors with practical guidance on developing and implementing a flexible working policy, according to best practice principles and as part of a wider wellbeing strategy for staff at all career stages.

Flexible Working: Incorporating Best Practice into HR Management | Primary

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Webinar Runtime: 1 hour (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers, senior leaders, HR managers and governors with practical guidance on developing and implementing a flexible working policy, according to best practice principles and as part of a wider wellbeing strategy for staff at all career stages.

Early Career Framework Reforms: Working Collaboratively with Appropriate Bodies in Line with Statutory Guidance | Secondary

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Webinar Duration: 44 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide school governors, headteachers, senior leaders and all school staff with support and advice on how they can work together with appropriate bodies to comply with statutory arrangements for early career teachers (ECTs) due to come into force from 1st September 2021.

Early Career Framework Reforms: Working Collaboratively with Appropriate Bodies in Line with Statutory Guidance | Primary

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Webinar Duration: 44 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide school governors, headteachers, senior leaders and all school staff with support and advice on how they can work together with appropriate bodies to comply with statutory arrangements for early career teachers (ECTs) due to come into force from 1st September 2021.

Early Career Framework Reforms: Understanding the Statutory Induction for Early Career Teachers Guidance | Secondary

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Webinar Duration: 44 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide school governors, headteachers, senior leaders and all school staff with in-depth review and understanding of the new statutory induction arrangements for early career teachers (ECTs) due to come into force from 1st September 2021.

Early Career Framework Reforms: Understanding the Statutory Induction for Early Career Teachers Guidance | Primary

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Webinar Duration: 44 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide school governors, headteachers, senior leaders and all school staff with in-depth review and understanding of the new statutory induction arrangements for early career teachers (ECTs) due to come into force from 1st September 2021.

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.

Early Career Framework Reforms: Preparing for the New Statutory Arrangements from September 2021

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Webinar Duration: 1 hour 2 minutes (approx.) This webinar will provide headteachers and school leaders with information and guidance to help them prepare for the national roll-out of the Early Career Framework (ECF) Reforms and planned changes to the statutory induction arrangements in September 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 and Christmas: Practical Steps to Manage Pupils' Mental Health and Wellbeing

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This webinar will provide school leaders, headteachers and all school staff with practical advice and guidance on how they can support the mental health and wellbeing of pupils during the COVID-19 restrictions and Christmas period.

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.

Explaining Ofsted Data Requirements as Part of the New EIF

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In this webinar, The National College will explore how Ofsted inspections for schools and colleges will look at data and how to support schools in effectively preparing for an Ofsted assessment.

Achieving Support Staff Excellence: The Improvement Planning Process

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In this webinar, education expert and leadership and management trainer, Michelle Howard, explains how schools can encourage a culture of support staff development and how, through building, developing and nurturing the skills and capabilities of your support teams, this will enable your school to achieve whole school improvement.

Effective Use of the National Tutoring Programme to Bridge the Attainment Gap

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In this webinar, RSHE subject matter expert, John Rees, will explore how schools can access and successfully implement high-quality tuition through the NTP and how to decide which approach best fits their needs, who to work with and how to assess which pupils will benefit the most.

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

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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 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: Supporting Pupil and Staff Mental Health After Isolation on Return to School

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This webinar will help DSLs, mental health leads, pastoral leads and school leaders to understand how they can support pupil and staff mental health as schools begin to welcome back more pupils from 1st June.

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.

Remote Recruitment and Strategic HR for Schools

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This webinar will help senior leaders, HR officers and recruitment leads to start thinking more strategically around developing more creative recruitment practice for schools.

COVID-19: DfE Guidance on ‘Actions for education and childcare settings to prepare for wider opening from 1 June 2020’

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This webinar explores DfE guidance for schools on the next steps that they should take in preparation for the first phase of wider reopening, exploring priority issues that schools are likely to encounter during implementation by discussing the meaning of guidance documents and how schools and colleges will be expected to adhere to them.

Curriculum Mapping for Primary Schools in Line with Ofsted Guidance

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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’

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

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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 ‘Maintaining Education and Skills Training Provision: Further Education Providers’ Guidance

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FREE: In this video update, The National College will pick out the key points from the guidance and discuss what, in practice, this means for colleges, post-16 further education providers and indeed the students themselves.

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.

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

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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.

Governance and the New Ofsted EIF: The Role of Trustees and Governors

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This webinar will help school leaders, governors and trustees to understand the new Ofsted EIF from a governance standpoint.

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.

Best Evidence in Brief - November 2019

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In partnership with the Institute for Effective Education (IEE) Every month The National College provide the Institute for Effective Education’s ‘Best Evidence in Brief’ roundup in video format; focusing on stories with practical implications for schools and policy makers, including only high quality research from around the world.

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

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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

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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

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

Best Evidence in Brief - October 2019

  • Available On Demand

In partnership with the Institute for Effective Education (IEE) Every month The National College provide the Institute for Effective Education’s ‘Best Evidence in Brief’ roundup in video format; focusing on stories with practical implications for schools and policy makers, including only high quality research from around the world.

How To Reduce your Data Burden: Practical Steps for Schools from a DfE and Ofsted Perspective

  • Available On Demand

This webinar will allow school leaders, teachers and reporting leads to make informed decisions about how best to approach data use and teacher workload in their own schools.

Best Evidence in Brief - September 2019

  • Available On Demand

In partnership with the Institute for Effective Education (IEE) Every month The National College provide the Institute for Effective Education’s ‘Best Evidence in Brief’ roundup in video format; focusing on stories with practical implications for schools and policy makers, including only high quality research from around the world.

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.

Best Evidence in Brief - August 2019

  • Available On Demand

In partnership with the Institute for Effective Education (IEE) Every month The National College provide the Institute for Effective Education’s ‘Best Evidence in Brief’ roundup in video format; focusing on stories with practical implications for schools and policy makers, including only high quality research from around the world.

Effective Behaviour Management: Is ‘Challenging Behaviour’ Misunderstood?

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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?

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

Early Career Framework: Teacher Mentoring

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This webinar, aimed at Headteachers, NQT Co-ordinators and CPD leaders, will provide an introduction to the new DfE Early Career Framework and focus on the development of mentoring practices and cultures which will bring professional learning to life.

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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.

Developing a Coaching Culture in Schools

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This webinar explains how cultivating a coaching and mentoring culture, whilst not a complete solution, can help improve performance at all levels, including successfully recruiting and retaining staff.

Introduction to T Levels: What to Expect and How to Get Involved

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In this webinar you will not only receive a comprehensive expert overview of T Levels, but also learn about available funding and ways to be involved.

A Whole School Approach to Staff Workload

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This webinar will confront the challenges our schools are facing today, highlighting a number of free resources available to help support workload reduction and how successful strategies have been implemented in some schools already.

Using Curriculum Area Development Time to Reduce Teacher Workload

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Webinar Duration: 1 hour 13 minutes (approx.) This webinar will focus on collaborative planning, marking and sharing to reduce the individual workload of each colleague, by utilising Curriculum Area Development Time (CADT).

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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)

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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

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

Best Evidence in Brief - July 2019

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In partnership with the Institute for Effective Education (IEE) Every month The National College provide the Institute for Effective Education’s ‘Best Evidence in Brief’ roundup in video format; focusing on stories with practical implications for schools and policy makers, including only high quality research from around the world.

Best Evidence in Brief - June 2019

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In partnership with the Institute for Effective Education (IEE) Every month The National College provide the Institute for Effective Education’s ‘Best Evidence in Brief’ roundup in video format; focusing on stories with practical implications for schools and policy makers, including only high quality research from around the world.

Best Evidence in Brief - May 2019

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In partnership with the Institute for Effective Education (IEE) Every month The National College provide the Institute for Effective Education’s ‘Best Evidence in Brief’ roundup in video format; focusing on stories with practical implications for schools and policy makers, including only high quality research from around the world.

Best Evidence in Brief - April 2019

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In partnership with the Institute for Effective Education (IEE) Every month The National College provide the Institute for Effective Education’s ‘Best Evidence in Brief’ roundup in video format; focusing on stories with practical implications for schools and policy makers, including only high quality research from around the world.

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

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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.

Advanced Certificate in Managing Sustainable and Green Operations for Leaders

This course provides you with the knowledge and skills to understand your role as a leader in climate change and sustainability and meet environmental expectations on operations, estates and infrastructure.

Advanced Certificate in Leading Understanding of the World and Natural Environment Education for Early Years Providers

This course provides you with the knowledge and skills to understand your role as a climate education lead in an early years setting and develop excellence in leadership to support high-quality teaching and learning in line with EYFS expectations.

Advanced Certificate in Climate Education and Leadership Excellence for Primary Schools

This course provides you with the knowledge and skills to understand your role as a climate education lead and develop excellence in leadership to support high-quality teaching and learning in line with DfE curriculum expectations.

Advanced Certificate in Climate Education and Leadership Excellence for Secondary Schools

This course provides you with the knowledge and skills to understand your role as a climate education lead and develop excellence in leadership to support high-quality teaching and learning in line with DfE curriculum expectations.

Certificate in Writing a Social Media Policy for Education Providers | Primary

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Course Duration: 1h 33m (approx) online training + self-directed learning and activities + final assessment. This essential CPD course provides you with the core content you need to know to implement best practice in relation to social media usage as a school, including by pupils and staff, and how to form and implement an actionable social media policy.

Certificate in Writing a Social Media Policy for Education Providers | Secondary

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Course Duration: 1h 33m (approx) online training + self-directed learning and activities + final assessment. This essential CPD course provides you with the core content you need to know to implement best practice in relation to social media usage as a school, including by pupils and staff, and how to form and implement an actionable social media policy.

Certificate in Understanding Bullying and Harassment for Educators

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Course Duration: 3 hours 9 minutes (approx.) Split into bite-sized modules, the training has been designed to provide maximum learning potential in the leanest, most cost-effective and most time-efficient manner. It has been produced in high-quality remote video CPD format which is accessible on any device, anytime, anywhere.

Certificate in Understanding Bullying and Harassment at Work

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Course Duration: 2 hours 57 minutes (approx.) This essential CPD course provides you with the core content you need to understand the legal positions on harassment and bullying within a workplace setting, the responsibilities of employers and how to correctly respond to incidents.

Certificate in Effective Communication and Managing Difficult Conversations for Frontline Staff

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Course Duration: 2 hours 53 minutes (approx.) This essential CPD course provides you with the core content you need to ensure you understand how to manage difficult situations and tackle difficult conversations using effective communication techniques confidently.

Certificate in Effective Communication and Managing Difficult Conversations for Leaders

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Course Duration: 3 hours 24 minutes (approx.) This essential CPD course provides you with the core content you need to equip you with the tools to deal with difficult conversations and communicate effectively with resilience, empathy and understanding.

Certificate in Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

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​​​​​​​Course Duration: 40m (approx) online training + self-directed learning and activities + final assessment. This essential CPD course provides you with the core content you need to ensure your workplace is meeting its legal requirements in equality and diversity and is promoting a more tolerant, inclusive and diverse working environment.

Certificate in the Role of a School Governor

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Course Duration: 50m (approx) online training + self-directed learning and activities + final assessment. This essential CPD course provides you with the core content you need to ensure you understand the core functions of school governance and the roles and responsibilities assigned to the governing board of a school.

Certificate in Understanding Anti-Bribery

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Course Duration: 1h 10m (approx) online training + self-directed learning and activities + final assessment. Our Essential CPD course provides you with the core content you need to ensure you understand anti-bribery in your setting.

Certificate in Understanding the Knowledge, Skills and Behaviours to Deliver Effective Governance

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Course Duration: 1h 44m (approx) online training + self-directed learning and activities + final assessment. Our Essential CPD course provides you with the core content you need to ensure you understand the 16 competencies needed to deliver effective governance.

Certificate in Writing and Implementing School Policies

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Course Duration: 48m (approx) online training + self-directed learning and activities + final assessment. All schools must have clear policies and procedures that guide day-to-day processes in order to function effectively. Any member of school staff can be given responsibility for the drafting of school policies, and not all of them need to be signed off by the full governing body.

Certificate in the Role of an Ofsted Nominee

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Course Duration: 59 minutes (approx.) Our Essential CPD course on the role of an Ofsted nominee provides you with the core content you need to ensure adherence with all your Ofsted requirements.

Certificate in Understanding the Ofsted EIF

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Course Duration: 40 minutes (approx.) Our Essential CPD course on Ofsted provides you and your staff with the core content you need to ensure adherence with Ofsted recomendations.

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