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Practitioner led reflections on maths and English webinar (sharing session)
29/01/2021 @ Online - Practitioner led reflections on maths and English webinar (sharing session) (Code: C0928/005)

The session will allow practitioners to share ideas, adaptions and issues and take away new ideas from each other. So, come along, be creative and be a magpie!

Everything you need to know about SEND funding for FE learners
01/02/2021 @ Online - Everything you need to know about SEND funding for FE learners - Everything you need to know about SEND funding: High needs funding (Code: C0999/017)

Over two parts, this course will cover:

  • The high needs funding system, including top tips relating to contracting, relationships with LAs, and budgeting.
  • How other funding, e.g. disadvantage blocks or AEB, can be used to support SEND learners, including those with EHCPs.
  • Current developments and directions of travel in relation to High Needs funding and contracting.

The course will be highly interactive, allowing delegates to share experiences and ask questions.

Embedding maths and English in apprenticeships: inclusivity
01/02/2021 @ Online - Embedding maths and English in apprenticeships: inclusivity - Webinar 4: Inclusivity (Code: C0685/012)

This learning package will help you to support inclusivity in an embedded approach to the delivery of maths and English in apprenticeships. It consists of an online module and an associated interactive webinar.


Preparing for CEO Programme - Module 3
01/02/2021 @ Online - Preparing for CEO Programme - Module 3 - Preparing for CEO Programme - Module 3 (Code: C0517/003)
Module 3 is for those who have completed Modules 1 and 2 of the Preparing for CEO Programme and who would like to continue with their leadership development. Building on the groundwork of the first modules, module 3 provides an immersive and challenging experience to help prepare those planning to step into a senior leadership role. It covers themes such as the leadership of people, lessons from the first 90 days of CEOs/Principals, organisational design, personal impact, strategy and vision.
Motivating and engaging our SEND community during the pandemic
01/02/2021 @ Online - Motivating and engaging our SEND community during the pandemic - Motivating and engaging our SEND community during the pandemic (Code: C1064/002)

Join the ETF's three National Centres for Excellence in SEND' leads f to collaborate and interact to explore key themes. A time for reflection and group discussion.

Bespoke CPD courses for maths and English teaching, learning and assessment
01/02/2021 @ Online - Bespoke CPD courses for maths and English teaching, learning and assessment - Mathematical Methods - a foray into the 9 basic maths skills and a range of alternative methods (Code: C0520/080)
Bespoke courses are specially designed 'in-house courses' that aim to meet the specific CPD needs of your organisation. Where several organisations have discussed or suggested similar training needs or requirements, individual bespoke courses may also be converted into 'open, bookable courses', enabling collaborative CPD and a shared exploration of specific areas of teaching, learning and assessment practice.
Maths and English digital pedagogies
02/02/2021 @ Online - Maths and English digital pedagogies - Digital Pedagogies - February 2021 (Code: C0877/003)

Drawing on lessons learnt from lockdown this course explores a range of digital approaches, e-learning tools and websites for use in teaching Functional Maths and English. It aims to give participants an opportunity to widen their perspectives on how teachers can use digital technology to engage and support learners both in the classroom and in the development of blended learning.

Everything you need to know about SEND funding for FE learners
02/02/2021 @ Online - Everything you need to know about SEND funding for FE learners - Everything you need to know about SEND funding: Non-high needs learners (Code: C0999/010)

Over two parts, this course will cover:

  • The high needs funding system, including top tips relating to contracting, relationships with LAs, and budgeting.
  • How other funding, e.g. disadvantage blocks or AEB, can be used to support SEND learners, including those with EHCPs.
  • Current developments and directions of travel in relation to High Needs funding and contracting.

The course will be highly interactive, allowing delegates to share experiences and ask questions.

Everything you need to know about SEND funding for FE learners
03/02/2021 @ Online - Everything you need to know about SEND funding for FE learners - Everything you need to know about SEND funding: High needs funding (Code: C0999/018)

Over two parts, this course will cover:

  • The high needs funding system, including top tips relating to contracting, relationships with LAs, and budgeting.
  • How other funding, e.g. disadvantage blocks or AEB, can be used to support SEND learners, including those with EHCPs.
  • Current developments and directions of travel in relation to High Needs funding and contracting.

The course will be highly interactive, allowing delegates to share experiences and ask questions.

Embedding maths and English in apprenticeships: assessment
03/02/2021 @ Online - Embedding maths and English in apprenticeships: assessment - Webinar 3: Assessment (Code: C0683/014)

This learning package will help you to identify appropriate assessment methods for an embedded approach to the delivery of maths and English in apprenticeships. It consists of an online module and an associated interactive webinar.


How to teach Essential Digital Skills (EDS)
03/02/2021 @ Online - How to teach Essential Digital Skills (EDS) - How to teach EDS using online services (Code: C0958/010)

The Essential Digital Skills (EDS) professional development programme supports the delivery of EDS based on the national standards.

There are ten sessions each one focusing on developing skills, knowledge and confidence to teach competencies within the standards. The sessions will explore approaches for delivery that could be implemented with learner groups, including how they could be delivered through online/blended delivery. Time will be allocated to sharing ideas, challenges, and practice.

Essential Digital Skills effective practice share and support meet up
03/02/2021 @ Online - Essential Digital Skills effective practice share and support meet up - Exploring Essential Digital Skills for teachers and trainers supporting learners in prison or probation services (Code: C0962/006)

These practitioner-led open discussions will explore effective practice in the delivery of Essential Digital Skills (EDS) in specific parts of the FE and Skills sector.

Practitioners will share their experience and support each other to develop their skills, knowledge and confidence to deliver Essential Digital Skills qualifications.

Please email us ahead of the session any topics/ resources/ subjects you would like to discuss.

Supporting and managing diversity within English classes
03/02/2021 @ Online - Supporting and managing diversity within English classes (Code: C1056/002)

This live webinar will look at the positive approaches we can take to support diversity in its widest sense and begin to reflect on how our English curriculum, resources and learning environments meet the aspirations of all learners.

What you need to know about supporting learners with  physical disabilities in the further education sector
03/02/2021 @ Online - What you need to know about supporting learners with physical disabilities in the further education sector - Launch event for supporting learners with physical disabilities in the further education sector (Code: C1048/002)

This webinar and online resource will help you to increase your knowledge and understanding of physical disability, its impact and a range of strategies to successfully support learners with physical disabilities, whether in a mainstream, specialist or work place setting so they can take greater ownership of their own learning.

Essential Digital Skills effective practice share and support meet up
04/02/2021 @ Online - Essential Digital Skills effective practice share and support meet up - Exploring Essential Digital Skills for teachers and trainers to support ESOL learners (Code: C0962/007)

These practitioner-led open discussions will explore effective practice in the delivery of Essential Digital Skills (EDS) in specific parts of the FE and Skills sector.

Practitioners will share their experience and support each other to develop their skills, knowledge and confidence to deliver Essential Digital Skills qualifications.

Please email us ahead of the session any topics/ resources/ subjects you would like to discuss.