English subject leaders are invited to attend this series of three network meetings which will explore current issues related to English teaching in primary schools.
Over the 2019-2020 academic year, English subject leader meetings will explore a range of issues and topics, including:
Other areas will be added to the agenda in response to current research and practice. Sessions will include discussions and practical activities. Two further network meetings are scheduled for this academic year, and places need to be booked on each individual session - 17/10/2019 and 04/06/2020 Cost per person: Training Subscription SLA/£67.50. Everyone else will be charged £87.50. Where participants have registered and are accepted onto courses there is an expectation they will cancel their place, via the schoolsupport.luton.gov.uk website (within forty eight hours Mon-Fri of the course start time) if they are unable to attend. Failure to do so will result in being charged for the delegate place. Delegates who attend this session without booking a place will be charged £25.00 administration fee per person in addition to the course fee.
- Understanding the assessment of pre-key stage pupils
- Exploring ways to evidence progress in reading
- Statutory assessment
- How to teach editing skills
- Mastering the basics of English writing
- Developing and understanding an English curriculum
English leaders will leave the session with up-to-date information on the teaching and learning of English in primary schools.
Delegates will need to book onto each meeting separately.
This course is suitable for Class Teachers, Year leaders, Curriculum leaders, Senior leaders of teaching and learning.