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Fri, 02/10/2017
The annual AoC English and Maths Conference will provide a valuable and practical forum to explore, reflect and learn. We have developed an in-depth programme that will focus on how colleges can work towards achieving Outstanding in the provision of English and maths and how they can engage and motivate even the hardest-to-reach learners. The conference is your opportunity to: Gain an update from Government on 16-19 English and maths provision including a look at the new GCSE specifications  ...

Posted by Alice Tozzi
Fri, 02/10/2017
The Transforming Teaching programme is a great opportunity for all post-16 providers of education and training in the South West to develop innovative new approaches for transforming teaching, learning and assessment. We will be providing funding of £14,000 for 12 partnerships of providers within Bedfordshire, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Hampshire, Hertfordshire, Oxfordshire, Surrey and Sussex. We are looking for projects that are: Innovative and evidence-based Transferrable and relevant to...

Posted by Alice Tozzi
Thu, 02/09/2017
In partnership with AoC we are hosting a policy and leadership conference designed for college principals and Chief Executives. This conference will engage college principals in strategic level discussions and debates about the major leadership and policy issues facing colleges over the next few years. Delegates will learn more about the policy priorities emerging from the review of AoC and have opportunities to influence what action colleges and AoC will take to help shape and lead policy...

Posted by Alice Tozzi
Wed, 02/08/2017
The Transforming Teaching programme is a great opportunity for all post-16 providers of education and training in the South West to develop innovative new approaches for transforming teaching, learning and assessment. We will be providing funding of £14,000 for 12 partnerships of providers within Bedfordshire, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Hampshire, Hertfordshire, Oxfordshire, Surrey and Sussex. We are looking for projects that are: Innovative and evidence-based Transferrable and relevant to...

Posted by Alice Tozzi
Tue, 02/07/2017
Inductions are frequently identified by learners as boring and de-motivating. Organisations that aspire, or wish to remain Grade 1 providers, need to consider how such challenging areas can be improved. This webinar is designed to help participants design more active and engaging learner inductions. Objectives Participants should on completion of the webinar, be able or better able to describe and explain: how a good induction can help support retention and progress making inductions more...

Posted by Alice Tozzi
Wed, 01/25/2017
To be able to accurately self-assess and improve your provision is vital for any organisation. This workshop enables participants to explore features of the Common Inspection Framework (CIF) 2015 that will further improve their understanding of how the CIF is applied during inspection. It will also include a practical activity on what to write and not write in your self-assessment report (SAR). Two of these sessions will be led by an Ofsted Senior HMI. The workshop includes information on how...

Posted by Alice Tozzi
Fri, 01/13/2017
This webinar will provide an opportunity to revisit the findings from the Ofsted survey ‘How well are further education & skills providers implementing the Prevent duty?’ and will explore how Prevent and British values are evaluated during an Ofsted inspection. Objectives The objectives of this webinar are to help providers to: Raise awareness of the Prevent duty and explore the strengths and weaknesses found in further education and skills providers. Explore how Prevent and British values...

Posted by Alice Tozzi
Tue, 01/10/2017
Following the success of our launch event at the House of Lords in December 2016, The Career College Trust is running a number of regional events to raise awareness of the Digital Skills for Teachers programme, a series of online short courses designed to develop digital capability and confidence of teachers, trainers and assessors.  The Digital Skills programme complement our existing products and CPD programmes for the FE and Skills Sector. In a bid to encourage providers to take up the...

Posted by Alice Tozzi
Wed, 01/04/2017
This webinar looks at what governors, non-executives and/or board members need to know about the new apprenticeship reforms. It will also consider the impact on businesses and the risks associated with the new reforms. Objectives This objectives of this webinar are to: raise awareness of the new reforms with governors’ and non-executives’ identify the risks to businesses discuss how governors and non-executive roles can ensure their business stays focused and financially sound while also...

Posted by Alice Tozzi
Mon, 11/28/2016
How to ensure that feedback results in positive outcomes AELP Webinar Series: Observation Skills   Effective feedback after an observation is essential if staff are going to be motivated to further improve their teaching and training skills. Poor feedback destroys individual’s confidence and ability to improve. This webinar will help participants evaluate and improve their observation feedback management. Participants should on completion of the webinar be able to describe and explain: the...

Posted by Alice Tozzi

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