Tag: Training

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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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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Improving Science Teaching

00:00 on 1 January 1970

A 3-day programme aimed at Science Leaders in MATs, secondary schools, and primary schools, and Science teachers in secondary schools. With a renewed focus on Science in primary schools and the introduction of more challenging GCSE and A level courses, combined with linear assessment, pupils are tasked with learning more and retaining it for longer. […]

Posted on: 28 June 2018
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What’s happening this half term at Blackpool Research School?

5 June 2018

The final weeks of our first academic year as a Research School are now upon us. It’s been a very busy one and we would like to say a big thank you to anyone who has supported our work – we look forward to continuing to work with you, and on welcoming even more people […]

Posted on: 5 June 2018
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ResearchED Blackpool session review: Tom Bennett

4 May 2018

In the latest of our session summaries from #rEDBlackpool, Phil Brown (Assistant Headteacher at St Mary’s Catholic Academy, Blackpool) shares his thoughts on Tom Bennett’s talk on “Creating a Culture”. […]

Author: Phil Brown
Posted on: 4 May 2018
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rED Blackpool session review: Carl Hendrick and Robin Macpherson

25 April 2018

In the second of our researchED Blackpool session reviews, Simon Cox summarises the talk by Carl Hendrick and Robin Macpherson: Bridging the Gap Between Research and Practice. […]

Posted on: 25 April 2018
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What’s going on this half term at Blackpool Research School? Summer Term 1

11 April 2018

After a hectic Spring term in which we launched our first ever training courses, held a conference for 300 delegates, and hosted two evidence fairs, you would think we would have given ourselves a rest over the coming weeks. But our work never stops here at Blackpool Research School, and we have a packed schedule […]

Posted on: 11 April 2018
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Blackpool researchED: It’s all over . . . I hope not!

10 April 2018

Well, it’s all over! 300 delegates from all over the country, 27 speakers, a Baroness, a hugely popular bookstore, boundless enthusiasm, lots of humour and even the sun shone. Blackpool’s first ever Research Ed Conference at St. Mary’s Catholic Academy was an undoubted success. All present listened eagerly to the messages delivered by the excellent […]

Posted on: 10 April 2018
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researchED Blackpool 2018

28 March 2018

On Saturday 24 March 2018, Blackpool Research School held its first annual conference, working with the team at researchED to put together a packed programme of sessions aimed at teachers, leaders, researchers, and anyone with an interest in education.  This is our first conference as a Research School and it was fantastic to welcome so […]

Posted on: 28 March 2018
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