Developing Children’s Phonological Awareness


This course aims to increase your knowledge about how to develop children’s phonological awareness. Suitable for all Early Years Practitioners. This course focuses on the many aspects of early year’s provision that support children’s early language and how these provide the necessary foundations for early reading and writing. The course outlines key areas to focus […]

Introduction to ADHD


Learn more about ADHD and the challenges that children may experience.  Price per course - £20.

Addressing disadvantage in Oxfordshire Schools

The Kassam Stadium Grenoble Road, Littlemore, Oxford, Oxfordshire

A half day conference lead by Marc Rowland will draw on a range of national and local expertise, including practical case studies. The work will compliment DfE requirements around disadvantaged pupils and focus on whole school approaches, rooted in the realities of Oxfordshire schools today. Closing date for booking: 15/09/2023 The event will focus on: […]

Effective Maths Teaching in Year 6


Are you a teacher who is working with Year 6 for the first time? A teacher who has worked with Year 6 but several years ago? Or possibly a Year 6 teacher who would appreciate the opportunity to revisit and refresh your understanding of the Year 6 curriculum? This half day online session aims to […]

WEBINAR: An Introduction to Children and Young People’s Mental Health


This training is underpinned by Future in Mind (2015) a document that promotes that positive mental health is everybody’s responsibility. In line with this government strategy, ‘An Introduction to Children and Young People’s Mental Health’ training has been designed to support frontline staff to promote their part in our national culture shift which embraces social […]

Building Exceptional Schools

East Wichel Primary School Staldon Road, East Wichel, Wichelstowe, Swindon, Wiltshire, United Kingdom

The day will include a few presentations from the East Wichel team on the themes below, a delicious lunch made by our fabulous catering manager, Mrs Baker, a tour of the school and Q & A session: • Creating a meaningful, bespoke vision for your school and how to bring it to life • Building […]

Full EVC training for new Educational Visit Coordinators

Hill End Outdoor Education Centre Eynsham Road, Cumnor, Oxford, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom

This one day certificated course covers the management checks and procedures for leading off site visits, as recommended by DfE, Local Authorities and school employers. It is appropriate for all schools and other establishments whether they are LA maintained, academies or independent. Refreshments and lunch will be provided. Price of £205 includes £10 accreditation to […]

7 min awareness briefing – Resolve


A brief overview of the OCC resolve complaints process. 7 minute briefings are a tool that can be used to support learning and development within team meetings, supervision or electronically. Briefings can be based upon learning reviews or subject areas that provide 7 pieces of information about the topic. The joining link will be available […]

EY PSED Implementing the Graduated Approach


To gain a deeper understanding of children’s development in PSED, to aid practitioners in providing and maintaining a provision that is emotionally secure for all children. Suitable for Early Years Teachers in nursery classes, Managers, Supervisors from preschools. To understand the Personal, Social and Emotional development of young children. To analyse the importance of our […]

WEBINAR: Allegation management


This training is for managers, headteachers and those in senior position who are involved in the response to, management of and/or investigation of concerns/allegations about people in a position of trust- this may be through paid or voluntary employment. Aims of the course: understand what an allegation is and how allegations may arise​ identify national […]

Language Lead session – initial training programme (Year 1) Session 1 Early Identification


The aim of a ‘Language Lead’ approach is to improve universal early language provision within every early years setting in Oxfordshire by establishing a named practitioner with a responsibility for communication and language. Language Leads will be provided with research-based tools and new resources to help them support colleagues. They will be encouraged to recognise […]

Introduction to attachment


Learn what is meant by attachment and to understand why attachment is important. Price per course - £20.