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January 2019
  • Date 18 January 2019
    Time 13:45 - 16:00
    Summary A meeting of the Wokingham Primary Headteachers' Association.
  • Date 22 January 2019
    Time 16:00 - 17:15
    Summary Part of the Wokingham Secondary NQT Training Programme 2018/19
  • Date 23 January 2019
    Time 13:00 - 13:00
    Summary A meeting for Headteachers invited to the Wokingham Secondary Federation. All meetings 12.45 for a 13.00 start.
  • Date 25 January 2019
    Time 07:45 - 17:30
    Summary This is an opportunity to visit the annual BETT exhibition which this year is once again at Excel London. Booking a place provides you with a space on the coach from Wokingham to and from Excel, London Docklands.
  • Date 29 January 2019
    Time 09:00 - 16:30
    Summary It is a mandatory requirement by Wokingham Borough Council that all Head-teachers of maintained schools attend this foundation course.
  • Date 29 January 2019
    Time 16:00 - 17:45
    Summary Termly training session for Secondary ICT/Computing Subject Leaders.
  • Date 31 January 2019
    Time 13:30 - 15:30
    Summary Aimed at users who already have some experience of Scratch, this workshop will provide a practical opportunity to understand and use some of the new features of this popular program. Available for the first time on tablets, including iPads as well as PCs, updated teaching resources for Scratch 3.0...
  • Date 31 January 2019
    Time 16:00 - 18:00
    Summary Aimed at users who already have some experience of Scratch, this workshop will provide a practical opportunity to understand and use some of the new features of this popular program. Available for the first time on tablets, including iPads as well as PCs, updated teaching resources for Scratch 3.0...
February 2019
  • Date 05 February 2019
    Time 09:00 - 12:00
    Summary To understand the role and responsibilities of the Designated Person. To review the Legislative Requirements related to safeguarding children.
  • Date 05 February 2019
    Time 13:00 - 16:00
    Summary To understand the role and responsibilities of the Designated Person. To review the Legislative Requirements related to safeguarding children.
  • Date 05 February 2019
    Time 13:30 - 16:00
    Summary Delegates will be able to: Further develop their school's provision for pupil premium children
  • Date 06 February 2019
    Time 09:30 - 11:45
    Summary An opportunity for Primary ICT Technicians to find out the latest information and updates, and to discuss resourcing. Note that the date is Wednesday and not Tuesday this term!
  • Date 06 February 2019
    Time 13:00 - 15:00
    Summary Further develop provision for transition, both in their school and across the borough.
  • Date 07 February 2019
    Time 09:30 - 11:45
    Summary An opportunity for Primary ICT Technicians to find out the latest information and updates, and to discuss resourcing.
  • Date 07 February 2019
    Time 13:30 - 15:45
    Summary An introduction to the programming/coding software Scratch to build confidence with the software, and provide ideas for lesson opportunities. Developing the confidence to use Scratch and introduce it to others. Identification of effective teaching strategies.
  • Date 07 February 2019
    Time 16:00 - 17:30
    Summary A chance for RE teachers/coordinators to share ideas, hear from colleagues and learn about RE teaching.
  • Date 07 February 2019
    Time 16:00 - 17:45
    Summary An introduction to the programming/coding software Scratch to build confidence with the software, and provide ideas for lesson opportunities. Developing the confidence to use Scratch and introduce it to others. Identification of effective teaching strategies.
  • Date 08 February 2019
    Time 13:30 - 15:30
    Summary Delegates will gain information about: - Access Arrangements - Learning arising from standardisation exercise undertaken by moderators
  • Date 12 February 2019
    Time 08:30 - 12:00
    Summary A meeting for all Local Authority school and Academy Headteachers.
  • Date 12 February 2019
    Time 13:30 - 15:45
    Summary Making effective use of Google Classroom including Team drives and ways of working using G suite.
  • Date 12 February 2019
    Time 16:00 - 17:45
    Summary An introduction to Google Classroom to support schools using or thinking of using the Google suite for teaching and learning
  • Date 25 February 2019
    Time 09:30 - 15:00
    Summary This is an opportunity for Secondary Network Managers and ICT Technicians to find out the latest information and updates, discuss items of common interest, etc. It will be held as part of the Wokingham Secondary Federation training day.
  • Date 25 February 2019
    Time 13:30 - 15:00
    Summary A meeting for nominated Primary Safeguarding Leads and other safeguarding colleagues.
  • Date 27 February 2019
    Time 13:00 - 13:00
    Summary A meeting for Headteachers invited to the Wokingham Secondary Federation. All meetings 12.45 for a 13.00 start.
  • Date 27 February 2019
    Time 16:00 - 17:30
    Summary This is the termly NQT Induction Lead meeting, with an opportunity to network and update on information
  • Date 28 February 2019
    Time 09:00 - 16:30
    Summary A one-day course to assist site controllers/caretakers/handypersons etc. to understand their health and safety responsibilities and manage the risks associated with their activities.
  • Date 28 February 2019
    Time 13:00 - 16:00
    Summary SENCo's from Wokingham publicy funded schools meet once a term to discuss issues affecting their role in school and meeting the needs of the children and young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND). It is an opportunity to get together to share information from national and...
  • Date 28 February 2019
    Time 16:00 - 17:30
    Summary To support teachers to accurately assess children's work using the assessment frameworks. Please bring samples of pupils' work
  • Date 28 February 2019
    Time 16:00 - 17:30
    Summary A meeting for nominated secondary Safeguarding leads and other Safeguarding colleagues.
March 2019
  • Date 04 March 2019
    Time 13:00 - 15:30
    Summary SENCo's from Wokingham publicy funded schools meet once a term to discuss issues affecting their role in school and meeting the needs of the children and young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND). It is an opportunity to get together to share information from national and...
  • Date 05 March 2019
    Time 13:30 - 15:45
    Summary Making effective use of Microsoft Office 365 including Teams and ways of working using the O365 suite.
  • Date 05 March 2019
    Time 16:00 - 17:15
    Summary Part of the Wokingham Secondary NQT Training Programme 2018/19
  • Date 05 March 2019
    Time 16:00 - 17:45
    Summary Making effective use of Microsoft Office 365 including Teams and ways of working using the O365 suite.
  • Date 06 March 2019
    Time 09:30 - 11:45
    Summary An opportunity for secondary school colleagues that lead on SIMS to discuss common issues, hear about current and planned SIMS developments, share good practice and identify training needs.
  • Date 06 March 2019
    Time 13:00 - 17:00
    Summary A termly meeting for all Local Authority school and Academy Deputy Heads.
  • Date 06 March 2019
    Time 13:00 - 18:00
    Summary This supervision is free of charge for those who have attended the Nurture Assistant training course.
  • Date 06 March 2019
    Time 13:30 - 15:45
    Summary An opportunity for primary school colleagues that lead on SIMS to get together to discuss common issues, hear about current and planned SIMS developments, share good practice and identify future training needs.
  • Date 07 March 2019
    Time 13:00 - 16:30
    Summary This half day course is a refresher for those people who have previously attended the WBC full day course on Health and Safety Management for Heads. A 3-yearly refresher course is advisable. This interactive course will allow delegates to raise issues and ask questions to help gain a fuller...
  • Date 12 March 2019
    Time 13:00 - 15:30
    Summary SENCo's from Wokingham publicy funded schools meet once a term to discuss issues affecting their role in school and meeting the needs of the children and young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND). It is an opportunity to get together to share information from national and...
  • Date 12 March 2019
    Time 13:30 - 15:45
    Summary An opportunity for Designated Safeguarding Leads, deputy DSLs and others with a responsibility for safeguarding to ensure rigour in Online Safety policy and practice
  • Date 13 March 2019
    Time 10:00 - 12:00
    Summary Schools' Forum considers matters relating to schools' funding.
  • Date 19 March 2019
    Time 09:00 - 16:30
    Summary The course provides essential training for both primary and secondary school staff on planning and managing school trips and the legal and health and safety framework under which school visits operate.
  • Date 19 March 2019
    Time 13:30 - 15:45
    Summary An opportunity for Primary ICT/Computing Subject Leaders to find out the latest information and updates.
  • Date 19 March 2019
    Time 16:00 - 17:45
    Summary An opportunity for Primary ICT/Computing Subject Leaders to find out the latest information and updates.
  • Date 20 March 2019
    Time 08:30 - 11:00
    Summary A meeting of the Wokingham Primary Headteachers' Association.
  • Date 21 March 2019
    Time 16:00 - 17:45
    Summary An opportunity for Secondary ICT/Computing Subject Leaders to find out the latest information and updates.
  • Date 26 March 2019
    Time 09:30 - 15:30
    Summary Recognise how to identify signs of abuse and when it is appropriate to make a referral. Have a working knowledge Wokingham Safeguarding Children Board (WSCB) Levels of Need and Intervention Thresholds Document.
April 2019
May 2019
June 2019
  • Date 05 June 2019
    Time 13:00 - 13:00
    Summary A meeting for Headteachers invited to the Wokingham Secondary Federation. All meetings 12.45 for a 13.00 start.
  • Date 07 June 2019
    Time 13:30 - 15:30
    Summary Delegates will gain information about: Assessment best practice
  • Date 10 June 2019
    Time 13:30 - 15:00
    Summary A meeting for nominated Primary Safeguarding Leads and other safeguarding colleagues.
  • Date 11 June 2019
    Time 13:30 - 16:00
    Summary Delegates will be able to: Further develop their schools provision for pupil premium children
  • Date 12 June 2019
    Time 10:00 - 12:00
    Summary Schools' Forum considers matters relating to schools' funding.
  • Date 12 June 2019
    Time 16:00 - 17:30
    Summary This is the termly NQT Induction Lead meeting, with an opportunity to network and update on information
  • Date 18 June 2019
    Time 16:15 - 17:45
    Summary
  • Date 27 June 2019
    Time 13:00 - 17:00
    Summary A termly meeting for all Local Authority school and Academy Deputy Heads.
July 2019