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Posted by Sam Fitzgerald
Fri, 03/13/2020
PLEASE NOTE – THIS WEBINAR IS FOR SET MEMBERS ONLY In this webinar, we will explore what purpose might look like for you and how it can impact your role in teaching and learning. Naomi Ward, ICF accredited coach and facilitator, will discuss what purpose means to educators, how it can enable you to increase your capacity, discover and how it can transform your relationship to the barriers that get in your way. Within your role in education, we will explore: What is purpose? What will the impact...
Posted by Sam Fitzgerald
Tue, 03/10/2020
The Panda PLN is designed for you to build relationships and connections with other work based educators for sharing ideas, resources, and finding solutions to common problems. There are 2 hour PLN sessions around  topics in work based learning, and mapped them to the Professional Standards in Wales. Each session will include up-skilling, resource sharing and solution finding discussions with the aim of improving practice and raising standards. E-certificates will be provided to show attendance...
Posted by Sam Fitzgerald
Tue, 03/10/2020
The FE Showcase provides an opportunity to engage in research and evidence based practice relevant to teaching in post-14 sector. It will provide you the opportunity to extend your network and participate in a day of workshops. The event is centred around ‘evidence-based practice’, with a showcase, workshops and key note speakers. The event values all evidence to support practitioner development and delegates will be given the opportunity to observe how trainee teachers make use of a range of...
Posted by Sam Fitzgerald
Tue, 03/10/2020
Society for Education and Training (SET) is a community of practitioners and professionals across post-14 education. This is your opportunity to meet people from across the sector, share knowledge and to reflect on the Professional Standards, the framework for effective practice in teaching and education. All those who attend will receive an attendance certificate. Join us for the second event this academic year in Birmingham, which will include interactive sessions to help you use coaching in...
Posted by Sam Fitzgerald
Tue, 03/10/2020
Society for Education and Training (SET) is a community of practitioners and professionals across post-14 education. This is your opportunity to meet people from across the sector, share knowledge and to reflect on the Professional Standards, the framework for effective practice in teaching and education. All those who attend will receive an attendance certificate. For more information or to book your place please visit the eventbrite page. The post CPD: How to use English and maths to embed...
Posted by Sam Fitzgerald
Tue, 03/10/2020
Places can now be booked for the sixth annual Education and Training Foundation (ETF) Practitioner Research Conference and inaugural International Practice-Focused Research in Education Conference (IPFREC). The theme of the events is ‘Shifting Horizons of Educational Practice, Theory and Research’. The two conferences are organised and delivered by the University of Sunderland Centre for Excellence in Teacher Training (SUNCETT) in partnership with the ETF. They will take place consecutively...
Posted by Sam Fitzgerald
Tue, 03/10/2020
This international conference aims to bring together researchers and practitioners in post-compulsory education from many different countries. It provides an opportunity for participants to spend 3 days in inspirational surroundings sharing ideas and projects with like minded people. The ARPCE committee is keen to attract early career researchers, those with teaching or professional roles in post-compulsory education, as well as established researchers and journal contributors. Please visit the...
Posted by Sam Fitzgerald
Tue, 03/10/2020
A new government with a post-Brexit agenda has huge implications for skills. The AELP National Conference 2020 is ideally timed for providers to plan strategically as the government’s plans become clearer. With the outcome of Budget 2020 known and Whitehall in the throes of a value-for-money Spending Round which will set the parameters of the five-year term, we will have the opportunity to debate what “levelling up” and the proposed migratory controls actually mean for skills. The AELP National...
Posted by Sam Fitzgerald
Tue, 03/10/2020
The Natspec National Conference returns to Hinckley Island on 19 and 20 May 2020. The conference is the largest specialist event for FE professionals who work with students with Education, Health and Care (EHC) plans and/or funded through the high needs system. This year’s focus will be on quality of provision. We will seek to challenge, question and stretch your practice in all areas of provision. Having been through years of negotiating the external legislative, structural, systemic and...
Posted by Sam Fitzgerald
Tue, 03/10/2020
The focus of this year’s Annual Conference is a look at the current landscape of further education, and as delegates, you will have the opportunity to hear from leading voices within the sector, and participate in a range of interactive workshops. For more information or to book you place please visit the event website. The post Skills and Education Group Annual Conference 2020 appeared first on The Education and Training Foundation.

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