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Code: AAT/20/18 Strategies for Maximising Impact of KS4 Maths (South Yorkshire) (Cancelled)

Y11 focus to inlcude High Impact Teaching Strategies, Exam criteria awareness, useful resources and a sharing of good practice in teach meet style.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 27 January 2020 09:30 - 12:30 South Yorkshire Map

Code: AAT/19/82 Aspiring Senior Leadership Development

This intensive leadership programme is comprised of three core elements. Element 1 involves
a full day workshop and taught sessions (see outline below). Element 2 is a School-based experience.
This is intended to provide experience of genuine leadership issues. Element 3 is Coaching which
is a central component of leadership learning and development. Coaching will be provided in the
participant’s own school, as part of the placement and through peer support, for example, supporting
each other through peer coaching, sharing ideas and resources for the leadership placement.
There will be five workshops held at regular intervals across the academic year. Each workshop will
include:

  • Sharing progress, issues and successes
  • Focusing on a specific issue in effective leadership
  • Time for peer coaching sessions
  • Case studies from outstanding leaders
  • Facilitating networks and learning visits
  • Clinical review and analysis of school issues
  • Reflection and learning review


Venue will be either South Yorkshire or Cambridge, decided by the location of the majority of participants.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 22 November 2019 09:30 - 16:00 Astrea Central Map
2 28 January 2020 09:30 - 16:00 South Yorkshire Map
3 28 February 2020 10:00 - 16:00 South Yorkshire Map
4 29 April 2020 09:30 - 16:00 South Yorkshire Map

Code: AAT/19/222 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 28 January 2020 09:30 - 12:30 South Yorkshire Map

Code: AAT/19/109 Principals' Strategy Days

Principal strategy days are run throughout the year with the aim of sharing strategy and good practice, celebrating successes, focusing on specific issues and peer coaching and networking.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 05 November 2019 09:00 - 16:00 Woodfields Academy Map
2 28 January 2020 09:00 - 16:00 Venue TBC Map
3 19 May 2020 09:00 - 16:00 Venue TBC Map

Code: AAT/20/13 EAL Champion Network (South Yorkshire) twilight

These network events are an opportunity for the school EAL champion and for staff working with EAL pupils to work collaboratively, share best practice, reflect on the assessment of EAL pupils and further develop strategies to improve provision for EAL pupils. During these sessions EAL practitioners will also be provided with the opportunity to engage in regional and national projects designed to improve academic and wider outcomes.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 29 January 2020 16:00 - 18:00 Astrea Central Map

Code: AAT/19/218 Senior and Middle Leaders Programme (Cambs)

Middle and Senior Leadership

Session 1: 
Curriculum Leadership

Session 2:
Managing People

Session 3: 
Quality of Education: How do you know?

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 29 January 2020 14:00 - 16:30 Cambridgeshire Map
2 17 June 2020 14:00 - 17:30 Cambridgeshire Map

Code: AAT/19/67 Primary Maths Lead Network Meeting

In 2018/19 there will be increased opportunities for maths CPD with the additional capacity provided
through the work of the Ad Astra teachers. Our aim is to provide trust wide events in addition to
bespoke training opportunities.

Part 1: For primary maths leads only
Regular Primary maths lead meetings:

  • 4th October 2019 – Primary Maths Network Meeting
  • 30th January 2020 – Primary Maths Network Meeting
  • 18th March 2020 – Primary Maths Network Meeting
  • 16th June 2020 – Primary Maths Network Meeting
Part 2: Maths CPD events – see core programme below (This is by arrangement)
Bespoke programme:
  • One–to-one coaching with identified teachers
  • Collaborative planning
  • Team teaching in Maths
  • Data analysis
  • Evidence gathering and action planning
  • Preparation for inspections
  • Preparation for SATs
  • Quality Assurance training and ratification of judgements
  • Observations of good practice
  • Whole school CPD events
  • HUB CPD events
Bespoke opportunities will be through negotiation with Viv Preece, Ad Astras, academy maths leads and
Principals. Our aim is to be reactive and proactive, sharing of good practice and resources across the
trust.

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 04 October 2019 14:00 - 16:00 Astrea Central Map
2 30 January 2020 14:00 - 16:00 South Yorkshire Map
3 18 March 2020 14:00 - 16:00 South Yorkshire Map
4 23 June 2020 14:00 - 16:00 Astrea Central Map

Code: AAT/19/130 SEND Lead peer Reviewer Training

Following on from completing the SEND peer Reviewer Training, this half day session will support reviewers to:

  • Lead a team delivering a Peer Review
  • Develop coaching skills
  • Conduct difficult conversations
  • Conduct a SEND PEER Review in a supportive, professional and high quality way.

Please note that following training, colleagues will undertake reviews across the Trust, potentially leading a team of reviewers.

Venue will be either South Yorkshire or Cambridge, decided by the location of the majority of participants.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 30 January 2020 09:30 - 12:30 Astrea Central Map

Code: AAT/19/157 Aster Aspirant Principals Programme

  • Sharing progress, issues and successes
  • Focusing on a specific issue in effective leadership
  • Time for peer coaching sessions
  • Case studies from outstanding leaders
  • Facilitating networks and learning visits
  • Clinical review and analysis of school issues
  • Reflection and learning review

Venue will be either South Yorkshire or Cambridge, decided by the location of the majority of participants.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 09 October 2019 11:00 - 16:00 Astrea Central Map
2 19 November 2019 11:00 - 16:00 Astrea Central Map
3 04 February 2020 11:00 - 16:00 Longsands Academy Map
4 24 March 2020 11:00 - 16:00 South Yorkshire Map
5 06 May 2020 11:00 - 16:00 South Yorkshire Map
6 16 June 2020 11:00 - 16:00 South Yorkshire Map

Code: AAT/19/228 Safeguarding Network Meeting (Cambridgeshire)

The safeguarding network provides the opportunity for designated safeguarding leads to come together to discuss specific safeguarding concerns, share best practice and further develop collaborative practice across Astrea Academy Trust.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 04 February 2020 09:30 - 11:30 Astrea Cottenham Map