Tag: educational community

FREE TWILIGHT EVENT: PARENTAL ENGAGEMENT

00:00 on 1 January 1970

This FREE twilight event looks at the newly-published Education Endowment Foundation guidance report on effective parental engagement, and is suitable for all school leaders, pastoral workers, and teachers. Schools are welcome to bring as many teachers and leaders as they wish. The event takes place on Wednesday 16 January 2019 from 4.00pm until 5.30pm. Hosted by […]

Posted on: 10 October 2018
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Ensuring students don’t clam up in Science

12 September 2018

In the wake of GCSE results this summer , it is timely to revisit one of the more talked about questions as far as the class of 2018 were concerned in Science, the Oyster question!(AQA Biology Paper 2). Why didn’t you teach us about Oysters screams social media in the hours following the exam, the […]

Posted on: 12 September 2018
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When do practicals work well in science? A Schools Week Article

10 September 2018

Our Deputy Director of Blackpool Research School has just had an article posted on Schools Week: When do practicals work well in science? Below is a snippet of the article which you can read in full by following the link at the end. Do pupils learn more science when they’re taught in classrooms – with […]

Posted on: 10 September 2018
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Training courses for 2018-19 at Blackpool Research School

00:00 on 1 January 1970

Our training courses for next year are based around common themes that have come up through our discussions with teachers and leaders from across our local area. We have held our prices for 2018-19 at £295 for 3-day courses, and £345 for 4-day courses, which represents excellent value for money when compared with other providers. […]

Posted on: 28 June 2018
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Effective Use of the Pupil Premium Fund

00:00 on 1 January 1970

A FREE course delivered through five twilight (16.00 – 17.30) sessions across the academic year. This is aimed at headteachers and senior leaders with responsibility for the Pupil Premium. What are the principles and conditions needed for effective use of the Pupil Premium? We will explore these in detail before looking at how effective implementation, […]

Posted on: 28 June 2018
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So we’re engaged- what next?

7 December 2017

After 3 months as a Research School, we have worked hard to ‘do’ Research. We have tweeted, facebooked, instagrammed, sent newsletters blogged and launched, all with the aim of creating knowledge of what works in Education.   The next step in our journey is to ensure that this research reaches teachers and is acted upon. […]

Posted on: 7 December 2017
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researchED at Blackpool Research School

24 March 2018

ResearchED at Blackpool Research School will bring a world-class conference with a fantastic line-up of speakers to the Fylde Coast for the first time. All are welcome: classroom teachers, school leaders, researchers, and anyone with an interest in education. […]

Posted on: 17 November 2017
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What’s happening this half term at Blackpool Research School?

7 November 2017

After a fantastic start to the Blackpool Research School last half term, including our very well attended launch event, we begin the second half term of 2017-18 with a very busy schedule. Here is a summary of what’s happening. […]

Posted on: 7 November 2017
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Blackpool Research School Launch Event

17:30–18:30 on 19 October 2017

We are excited to announce the launch of the Research School for Blackpool. Come and meet the Research School team, find out more about how we can work together, and learn more about our training and support for this year. […]

Posted on: 2 October 2017
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