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18 courses found

Code: AAT/19/26 Supporting ‘new arrivals’ to complete their ‘home language’ GCSE languages examination (Cambridge) (Cancelled)

The session will focus on how to support ‘new arrivals’ a Key Stage 4 to complete a GCSE qualification in their ‘home language.’ A language qualification counts towards the EBacc measure and often provides students with a valuable qualification.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 16 January 2019 09:30 - 16:00 Longsands Map

Code: AAT/19/37 New Starter Induction

A chance for new staff members to hear from Key Executives of Astrea to learn about the Trusts ethos.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 22 January 2019 16:00 - 18:00 Astrea Central Map

Code: AAT/18/95 Secondary MFL HoDs Network CPD (Cambridge)

The focus will be on strategic planning for a consistent curriculum approach across Key Stages 3 and 4.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 21 September 2018 12:30 - 16:00 Cambridgeshire Map
2 23 January 2019 12:30 - 16:00 Cambridgeshire Map
3 18 June 2019 12:30 - 16:00 Cambridgeshire Map

Code: AAT/18/19 “How I wish I had taught maths” Revisited (Cancelled)

This session will revisit the key messages from the secondary maths teacher and author, Craig Barton. It will look at Explicit Instruction, Deliberate Practice, Problem Solving and Independence, Purposeful Practice and Diagnostic Questions and explore how these can be embedded into your daily practice.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 24 January 2019 13:00 - 15:00 Astrea Central Map

Code: AAT/19/12 ‘Accelerating Progress in GCSE English Language & Literature’ (Cambridge)

Teaching and intervention strategies for Language and Literature GCSE

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 28 January 2019 09:00 - 16:00 Longsands Map
2 13 May 2019 09:00 - 16:00 Cambridgeshire Map

Code: AAT/18/18 Maths Subject Development

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:

  • 5th October 2018 – Primary Maths Network Meeting
  • 1st February 2019 – Primary Maths Network Meeting
  • 15th March 2019 – Primary Maths Network Meeting
  • 14th June 2019 – Primary Maths Network Meeting
Part 2: Maths CPD events – see core programme below
Bespoke programme:
  • One–to-one coaching adopting the model of the HIPP that we have carried out this year
  • 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.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 05 October 2018 09:30 - 13:00 Astrea Central Map
2 01 February 2019 14:00 - 16:00 Astrea Central Map
3 15 March 2019 09:30 - 13:00 Astrea Central Map
4 14 June 2019 09:30 - 13:00 Astrea Central Map

Code: AAT/18/17 Maths CPD in Cambridge Hub

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 Secondary maths leads only
Regular secondary Maths lead meetings:

  • 4th October 2018 – Secondary Maths Network Meeting: Initial meeting
  • 4th February 2019 – Secondary Maths Network Meeting: To include intervention planning for
  • external exams
  • 13th March 2019 – Secondary Maths Network Meeting: To include intervention planning for external
  • exams
  • 24th June 2019 – Secondary Maths Network Meeting: To include planning for September

Part 2: For all schools and teachers - dates to be arranged at an individual school level through the Ad Astras.
Bespoke CPD in schools to include:
  • One to one coaching.
  • Collaborative planning
  • Team teaching
  • Data analysis
  • Evidence gathering and action planning
  • Preparation for inspections
  • Preparation for external exams
  • Quality Assurance training and ratification of judgements
  • Observations of good practice
  • Whole school CPD events

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 04 October 2018 13:00 - 15:00 Longsands Map
2 04 February 2019 10:00 - 16:00 Longsands Map
3 13 March 2019 09:30 - 16:00 Cambridgeshire Map
4 24 June 2019 10:30 - 16:00 Cambridgeshire Map

Code: AAT/18/15 Primary Literacy Leads Network CPD

Strategic planning and moderation events for Primary Literacy Leads

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 08 October 2018 12:30 - 16:00 Astrea Intake Map
2 10 December 2018 12:30 - 16:00 Astrea Central Map
3 13 February 2019 12:30 - 16:00 Astrea Central Map
4 18 June 2019 12:30 - 16:00 Astrea Central Map

Code: AAT/18/111 Primary English Network CPD - ‘Accelerating Progress in Literacy’ KS2 Feb 19

Effective teaching and intervention strategies for reading and writing at KS1 and KS2

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 14 February 2019 09:30 - 16:00 Astrea Central Map

Code: AAT/18/22 Maths CPD - Effective Teaching of Reasoning and Problem Solving

This session will provide an approach to the teaching of reasoning and problem solving in
maths. This is an area of maths that children find complex and teachers find hard to teach effectively.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 26 February 2019 13:00 - 16:00 South Yorkshire Map