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Code: AAT/19/97 Team Teach for de-escalation

Benefitting from two in-house trainers, a bespoke approach to de-escalation and positive handling can be provided which promotes the importance of positive relationships, active listening, recovery and repair.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 05 September 2019 09:30 - 15:30 South Yorkshire Map

Code: AAT/19/72 Safeguarding Level 1 & 2 (South Yorkshire)

In line with Keeping Children Safe in Education, all staff must have access to Level 1 (equivalent) Safeguarding training at least every three years, alongside an annual update/refresher in Safeguarding and Child Protection. Staff will be introduced to key legislation and guidance, to the types of abuse and neglect, key indicators of abuse, the ways in which children and young people can be vulnerable to abuse, harm or exploitation and understand their role in safeguarding including how to manage a disclosure, where to go for help and how to raise concerns regarding staff behaviour.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 09 September 2019 09:30 - 12:30 South Yorkshire Map

Code: AAT/19/105 Science Lead Meeting (SY)

Science Meetings

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 10 September 2019 13:00 - 16:00 South Yorkshire Map
2 20 November 2019 13:00 - 16:00 South Yorkshire Map
3 14 January 2020 13:00 - 16:00 South Yorkshire Map

Code: AAT/19/190 Ad Astra Development Programme (Cambridgeshire) Dual Event

Ad Astras are our subject and phase expert teachers who work across the Trust to support academies and share their expertise and best practice. The Ad Astra programme is an opportunity for Ad Astras to meet, plan and coordinate their work. Over the course of the year, these events provide an opportunity for specific CPD to support Ad Astras in their role of coach, mentor and trainer.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 12 September 2019 09:30 - 16:00 Cambridgeshire Map
2 12 December 2019 09:30 - 16:00 South Yorkshire Map
3 11 March 2020 09:30 - 16:00 South Yorkshire Map
4 03 July 2020 09:30 - 16:00 South Yorkshire Map

Code: AAT/19/197 ‘Into Astrea’ NQT, RQT and new colleagues

The ‘Into Astrea’ Programme is a course that will challenge all participants to reflect on improve their own practice and craft their teaching. The programme is designed to develop knowledge and skills in all areas of teaching and learning and specific aspects of subject knowledge. The programme will support all NQTs to achieve full QTS status, but is similarly appropriate for recently qualified teachers and those who want to reinvest in their practice through:

• A thorough understanding of the Astrea Standard
• Best practice approach from across the Trust
• Access to the latest research and thinking on teacher and subject pedagogy
• Practical resources they can take and use in their classrooms
• Access to outstanding experience practitioners for Q&A around each focus area
• Opportunities to network and liaise with their peers and other professionals
• Beyond event projects to implement the learning from the programme into their own practice
• The support from a coach within their home school

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 13 September 2019 09:30 - 12:45 South Yorkshire Map
2 20 September 2019 09:30 - 12:45 South Yorkshire Map
3 27 September 2019 09:30 - 12:45 South Yorkshire Map
4 11 October 2019 09:30 - 12:45 South Yorkshire Map
5 15 November 2019 09:30 - 12:45 South Yorkshire Map
6 13 December 2019 09:30 - 12:45 South Yorkshire Map
7 10 January 2020 09:30 - 12:45 South Yorkshire Map
8 14 February 2020 09:30 - 12:45 South Yorkshire Map
9 06 March 2020 09:30 - 12:45 South Yorkshire Map
10 19 June 2020 09:30 - 12:45 South Yorkshire Map

Code: AAT/19/144 Number Skills - Y1 & Y2

Come along to these sessions to learn about:-

  • The common misconception that children have and how to plan for them
  • Learn some tips of the tradeand techniques that work
  • Learn how to utilise aparatus. models and images o support understanding
  • Plan a sequence of lessons with other staff, ready for your class

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 13 September 2019 13:00 - 16:00 South Yorkshire Map

Code: AAT/19/198 Early Years Foundation (EYFS LEADS ONLY)

In addition to these sessions, there will also be some bespoke sessions run for individual academies throughout the year, these will be

How Literacy Tree works in Foundation Stage 
Child Led Learning
Phonics
Indoor Provision - Is it continuous or enhance, what's the difference?
Assessment, what it is for and how it is used

If any schools are interested in attending these, please contact Kara Robinson



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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 17 September 2019 09:30 - 12:30 South Yorkshire Map
2 15 October 2019 09:30 - 12:30 Astrea Central Map
3 28 January 2020 09:30 - 12:30 Astrea Central Map
4 14 July 2020 09:30 - 12:30 Astrea Central Map

Code: AAT/19/177 Literacy Tree Workshops Y5 & Y6 staff and Literacy Leads

The Literacy Tree is a thematic, book-based approach to primary English. Their KS1&2 Literacy Curriculum provide schools with a meticulously planned, cohesive approach to the teaching of reading and writing.

Using The Literacy Curriculum has transformed how English is taught in over half of Astrea primary schools. Children’s writing has become so much more creative, purposeful and independent, dramatically increasing both lesson engagement and KS1&2 outcomes.

These ongoing CPD events will review the core aims and objectives of The Literacy Curriculum, as well as giving colleagues the opportunity to plan forthcoming schemes with our in-house Literacy Tree expert, Hannah Baker. Delegates will also go on learning walks around Highgate Primary Academy, recently awarded ‘outstanding in literacy’ status by Challenge Partners. on learning walks around Highgate Primary Academy, awarded ‘outstanding in literacy’ status by Challenge Partners.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 17 September 2019 12:00 - 16:00 South Yorkshire Map
2 06 November 2019 12:00 - 16:00 South Yorkshire Map
3 23 January 2020 12:00 - 16:00 South Yorkshire Map

Code: AAT/19/65 Science Subject Development

Session 1 – Planning for engaging learning and progress in Science. Preferred date: 17/9/19

Session 2 – Practical work: Use Practical work purposefully and as part of a learning sequence

Session 3 – Introduction to GCSEPOD

Session 4 – Develop Scientific vocabulary and support pupils to read and write about Science. Preferred date: 26/11/19

Session 5 – Mathematics in Science

Session 6 – Use of Models to support pupils to read and write about Science. Team teaching opportunity.

Session 7- Creating a positive and engaging classroom environment

Session 8 – Planning for Primary event

Session 9 – Primary event

Session 10 – Primary event


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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 17 September 2019 13:00 - 16:00 South Yorkshire Map
2 08 October 2019 13:00 - 16:00 South Yorkshire Map
3 05 November 2019 13:00 - 16:00 South Yorkshire Map
4 26 November 2019 13:00 - 16:00 South Yorkshire Map
5 17 December 2019 13:00 - 16:00 South Yorkshire Map
6 07 January 2020 13:00 - 16:00 South Yorkshire Map
7 04 February 2020 13:00 - 16:00 South Yorkshire Map
8 25 February 2020 13:00 - 16:00 South Yorkshire Map
9 17 March 2020 13:00 - 16:00 South Yorkshire Map
10 21 April 2020 13:00 - 16:00 South Yorkshire Map

Code: AAT/19/145 Number Skills - Y3 & Y4

Come along to these sessions to learn about:-

  • The common misconception that children have and how to plan for them
  • Learn some tips of the tradeand techniques that work
  • Learn how to utilise aparatus. models and images o support understanding
  • Plan a sequence of lessons with other staff, ready for your class

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 18 September 2019 13:00 - 16:00 South Yorkshire Map