Sep
21

Administrator Network Meeting

8.30am to 12.00pm



Sep
27

(IDEAL) Asylum Seekers and Refugees

1.00 pm to 4.00 pm

Preparing schools to welcome and meet the needs of this vulnerable and diverse group of learners and their families.



Sep
27

NQT Essential Guide Welcome Event

9.00 am to 3.30 pm

Welcome Event for all New NQTs starting their Induction



Oct
11

(IDEAL) Unit 1 - EAL New Arrivals

1.00 pm to 4.00 pm

What to teach and how to teach it. Assessment principles and methods in relation to newly arrived EAL learners, practical approaches and resources to teach and support EAL.



Oct
18

DSL Conference 18th October 2017

8.30am arrival, refreshments and networking, starting at 9.15 am to Approximately 3.15pm

Conference for Designated Safeguarding Leads in Nottingham City schools and academies



Oct
18


Nov
22

(IDEAL) Unit 2 - EAL in the Mainstream

1.00 pm to 4.00 pm

Strategies to support the learning and language development of bilingual learners across the curriculum.



Jan
17

(IDEAL) Unit 3 - EAL in the Early Years

1.00 pm to 4.00 pm

Approaches to ensure inclusion, progress and accurate assessment of bilingual children in Foundation Stage settings.



Feb
07

(IDEAL) Unit 4 - EAL and Maths/Science

9.00 am to 3.00 pm

Strategies and materials to support the subject-specific understanding and language development of bilingual learners in these key curriculum areas.



Feb
08


Feb
14


Feb
28

(IDEAL) Unit 5 - EAL Listening and Reading

1.00 pm to 4.00 pm

Collaborative activities for guided and directed listening and reading activities.



Mar
21

(IDEAL) Unit 6 - EAL More Advanced Learners and Grammar Awareness

1.00 pm to 4.00 pm

Resources and approaches that acknowledge the ongoing support needs of second stage learners of EAL, ensuring their continued progress and English language development.



Mar
28

(IDEAL) Annual Conference

9.00 am to 3.00 pm

Launch Event: Nottingham City's EAL Language and Assessment Levels



Apr
25

(IDEAL) Unit 7 - EAL and SEND

1.00 pm to 4.00 pm

Distinctions, differences and overlaps: assessment and understanding to ensure appropriate interventions.



May
03


May
16

(IDEAL) British Values, Universal Values

1.00 pm to 4.00 pm

Supporting your pupils to develop the values of respect for diversity and human rights while promoting vital skills of enauiry, discussion, reflection and taking appropriate action.



Jun
13