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Code: EY612 Sticks and Stories. (communication, language and literacy using your outdoor space.)

To provide practitioners with ideas and resources so: * children experience a rich language environment. * children develop their confidence and skills expressing themselves. * children speak and listen in a range of situations. Cost: Schools £50 Settings £50 Please see the attached cancellation policy

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1 12 March 2019 13:00 - 16:00 Hill End Residential and Field Studies Centre Map
Places remaining: 6

Code: OPL/19/033 The Role of the SEN Governor

This course is for governors who have taken on the role of lead governor for Special Educational needs. Every Governing body must hold its school to account for how well it provides for pupils who have Special Educational Needs (SEN). The SEN Governor is responsible for ensuring that the governing body has appropriate policies and practice in place. This training is free to governors who's school subscribe to Governor Training, otherwise the cost is £150 per governor

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1 13 March 2019 19:00 - 21:00 Venue TBC (South Area) Map
Places remaining: 19

Code: OPL/18/143 An Introduction to Communication and Language Development for Supporting Pupils with Down Syndrome

To equip school staff with detailed knowledge to support communication and language development.

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1 14 March 2019 09:30 - 15:00 Horspath Village Hall Map
Places remaining: 23

Code: VL/18/034 Inclusion Briefings – Didcot

A chance to catch up on national and local updates re all aspects of inclusion including behaviour, EAL and pupil premium. An opportunity to explore good practice and to network. Free if your school subscribes to the foundation package, otherwise £60 per person

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1 14 March 2019 15:45 - 17:00 Lydalls Nursery School Map
Places remaining: 20

Code: EY555 British Values and Prevent Duty

To understand the term British Values and to explore it in the context of the Early Years setting Cost: Out of County £75 Schools £50 Settings £50 Childminders £20 See attached cancellation policy

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1 15 March 2019 09:30 - 12:30 Hill End Residential and Field Studies Centre Map
Places remaining: 12

Code: OPL/19/011 Induction Training - the essentials for all Governors

The course is essential for all new governors and has been restructured to focus more strongly on School Improvement, reflecting recent changes in education. As a result, it is also a useful refresher for more experienced governors. This training is free to governors whose school subscribe to Governor Training, otherwise the cost is £550 per governor Delegates require no prior knowledge of governance, but our tutors modify their approach to suit participants needs The aim is not only to inform delegates of the principles of governance, but also to give practical guidance on how all governors can take part in leading their school, in partnership with their head teacher

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1 16 March 2019 09:00 - 16:30 Venue TBC (South Area) Map
Places remaining: 19

Code: OPL/19/037 Taking the Chair

Are you a Chair of a governing body or a committee — or are you thinking about becoming one? This course explores how to ensure a shared strategic focus and good communication as you lead and manage the governing body team. This course is run by an experienced Chair of Governors who will discuss good practice and offer a practical approach. This training is free to governors who's school subscribe to Governor Training, otherwise the cost is £375 per governor

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1 16 March 2019 09:00 - 14:30 Kirtlington Church of England School Map
Places remaining: 8

Code: OPL/19/017 Safeguarding of Pupils

The course aims to: Provide governors with an explanation of their safeguarding duties for children and young people of all ages, Enable Governors strengthen their leadership and governance arrangements, Summarise the latest statutory requirements related to safeguarding in schools in preparation for OFSTED Inspections, Enable all Governors to monitor safeguarding practice in their school and provide strategies to improve, including e-media, To increase governors awareness of children missing education. This training is free to governors who's school subscribe to Governor Training, otherwise the cost is £150 per governor

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 18 March 2019 19:00 - 21:00 Unipart Conference Centre Map
Places remaining: 14

Code: OPL/19/044 Clerks’ Induction (2 parts)

This session provides a comprehensive induction on the statutory role, duties and responsibilities of the clerk. Essential for all new clerks to attend, but more experienced clerks welcome for a refresher. This training is free to LA clerks and clerks who's school subscribe to Clerks Training, otherwise the cost is £150 per clerk.

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 19 March 2019 10:00 - 13:00 Unipart Conference Centre Map
2 26 March 2019 10:00 - 13:00 Unipart Conference Centre Map
Places remaining: 20

Code: OPL/19/029 Finance: School Budget Construction & Monitoring

All governors are welcome to attend, but this course is particularly aimed at members of your Finance or Resources committee. The purpose of the session is to inform each governing body of its responsibilities for the management of its school’s budget. This training is free to governors who's school subscribe to Governor Training, otherwise the cost is £150 per governor

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Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue Map
1 19 March 2019 19:00 - 21:00 Venue TBC (South Area) Map
2 26 March 2019 19:00 - 21:00 Venue TBC (South Area) Map
Places remaining: 15