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Event   WOW Weekend Takeover

Hope on board the WOW Bus to celebrate women, girls and non-binary people across Bradford to contribute towards the WOW Foundation's global movement, that believes in building & maintaining a gender equal world. more...

Published: 21/02/2024 | Audience: Chairs of governance, head teachers, teachers, parents and pupils.

Opportunity   Statutory Monitoring of Y6 SATs and Moderation of Y6 Writing

An overview of both statutory monitoring and moderation for Y6 teaching staff March 13th 3.30pm more...

Published: 21/02/2024 | Audience: Y6 teachers, assessment leads, English leads

Opportunity   Phonics Screening - Statutory Monitoring

Statutory monitoring of the phonics screening check for Y1 and Y2 March 14th 3.30pm. more...

Published: 21/02/2024 | Audience: Y1/2 teachers, assessment leads, English leads.

Opportunity   Statutory Monitoring and Moderation Briefing

Statutory requirements and arrangements for statutory moderation and monitoring 2024 March 13th 9.30-10.30am more...

Published: 21/02/2024 | Audience: Senior leaders, assessment leads

Opportunity   Making robust maths assessments.

Maths assessment training is available for Y1-4. more...

Published: 21/02/2024 | Audience: Senior leaders, phase leads, maths leads, assessment leads, year group teachers.

Opportunity   Writing moderation for year groups

Writing moderation workshops are available for years 1 to 6. more...

Published: 21/02/2024 | Audience: Senior leaders, assessment leads, phase leads, English leads, year group teachers.

Event   RIDING LIGHTS THEATRE COMPANY presents The Narrow Road by Paul Birch

Powerful theatre on the journey to Easter. Riding Lights Theatre Company are pleased to announce a revival of their acclaimed passion play The Narrow Road by Paul Birch, for the season of Lent and Holy Week 2024. more...

Published: 21/02/2024 | Audience: Those looking to learn more about Holy Week and Easter

Information   Bradford Baby Bank referrals

Bradford Baby Bank can help families who may need Moses baskets, cots, beds, bedding, highchairs and safety equipment for children up to the age of five and their older siblings across the Bradford district. more...

Published: 21/02/2024 | Audience: All

Information   Improving Participation & Destinations in Bradford: Information Sessions

Bradford Council’s Employment and Skills Service would like to invite colleagues to information sessions about our offer to support young people into education, employment and training. more...

Published: 20/02/2024 | Audience: Data Managers, Careers Leads, Careers Advisors, Leadership Teams.

Opportunity   Author of the Loving Earth visits schools.

Retired teacher and author of The Loving Earth continues to visit Primary schools around the District. more...

Published: 20/02/2024 | Audience: Headteachers, Teachers, Literacy leads, Science leads.

Information   BBC Radio Leeds Make a Difference Awards

NOMINATIONS FOR 2024 ARE NOW OPEN! more...

Published: 20/02/2024 | Audience: all

Opportunity   Join the FREE ‘Learn to code with Code Club’ programme

It’s only a few weeks now until the start of our FREE ‘Learn to code with Code Club’ programme that will include online workshops to help build teachers’ confidence and knowledge to guide learners through fun and enriching learning experiences with Code Club. more...

Published: 20/02/2024 | Audience: Teachers, computing leaders, ICT leaders, Head Teachers, computing specialists

Information   The Bridge Project - One 80 Young Person’s Alcohol & Drug Service

The Bridge Project are commissioned by Bradford Council to provide a comprehensive drug and alcohol service for young people up to age 21 living across the district of Bradford who are concerned about their substance misuse issues. more...

Published: 20/02/2024 | Audience: Senior leaders, pastoral leaders, health and wellbeing leads

Information   Ilkley Grammar School Travel Arrangements consultation

Consultation on Proposed Changes to the Travel Arrangements for Pupils Travelling to Ilkley Grammar School Using Dedicated Bus Services from Menston and Burley-in-Wharfedale. more...

Published: 19/02/2024 | Audience: Schools primarily in Ilkley, Wharfedale and Menston

Opportunity   Free Clicker support/training webinar Tuesday 12th March 3:30-4:15pm

In association with Julie Vaughan, Specialist Teacher, Physical Needs Team, Andrew Cumming, Representative from Cricksoft will be delivering a FREE support and training webinar for those new to and those wanting a refresh with the applications of Clicker. more...

Published: 19/02/2024 | Audience: All staff

Opportunity   Cyber Explorers Cup 2024 - New Competition for 11-14 year-olds

Cyber Explorers is thrilled to introduce an upcoming competition, now open for registrations until February 29th, accessible to all 11-14-year-olds, whether they are in mainstream education or homeschooled. more...

Published: 19/02/2024 | Audience: All

Information   Healthy Minds Chartermark 24-25 + DfE Senior Mental Health Lead Course

Sign up for the Healthy Minds Chartermark 24/25; book your DfE Leads course for this summer or for 24/25 more...

Published: 19/02/2024 | Audience: head teachers SENCO Pastoral Lead Senior Mental Health Lead

Event   SENCO Network Meeting

This meeting provides a round up and update on SEND issues locally and nationally and includes networking opportunities and practice guidance. more...

Published: 19/02/2024 | Audience: SENCOs

Event   Spotlight Conference 3 - EBSA - Emotionally Based School Avoidance

Awareness raising and practical implications from the evidence base to lived experience. more...

Published: 19/02/2024 | Audience: Teachers, senior leaders, HOY, SENDCos, attendance leads, pastoral leads and well-being practitioner

Event   Spotlight Conference - Reading: From Learning to Read to Reading to Learn

This is an exciting opportunity to learn about how reading develops from fluency to comprehension, reflect on early reading programmes and also learn about some low cost interventions. more...

Published: 19/02/2024 | Audience: Early Reading Leads, Primary and Secondary teachers, SENDCos, Reading and Learning leads

Event   SENCO Network Meeting

This meeting provides a round up and update on SEND issues locally and nationally and includes networking opportunities and practice guidance. more...

Published: 19/02/2024 | Audience: SENCO

Information   Early Years Pupil Premium lists for Spring 23-24

Early Years Pupil Premium eligibility lists for Spring 23-24 are in your Dropbox now more...

Published: 19/02/2024 | Audience: School Business Managers of Nursery and Primary schools with Nursery classes/managers

Information   INFORMATION: Working Parent Entitlement Codes

Check Working Parent Entitlement Codes more...

Published: 16/02/2024 | Audience: School Business Managers of Nursery and Primary Schools with Nursery classes/managers

Information   Creative Skill Careers Fair at Cartwright Hall, 6 March

Bradford Museums & Galleries is hosting a Creative Skills Careers Fair as part of National Careers Week 2024. There are two schools-focused sessions and one session open to students and their parents at the end of the day. more...

Published: 16/02/2024 | Audience: All

Information   IMT Traded Service 2024-25

Purchase the new IMT Traded Service 2024-25 for School Performance Data on Skills for Bradford. There are a number of ways you can find out more! more...

Published: 16/02/2024 | Audience: Headteachers, Senior Leaders, Assessment Leads, School Business Managers

Information   Multiplication Tables Check

We are pleased to announce that for the first time, schools and academies who purchase the IMT Traded Service can now see NEW 2021/22 & 2022/23 Multiplication Tables Check (MTC) National Pupil Database (NPD) data from the DfE in Perspective Lite. more...

Published: 16/02/2024 | Audience: Headteachers, Senior Leaders, Assessment Leads, School Business Managers

Information   Mini SCIL and Educational Psychology Course Brochures for 23/24

Please see the up-to-date mini brochures for 0-25 Specialist Teaching & Support Services and Educational Psychology for 23/24. All course are to be booked through the Skills4Bradford website. https://skills4bradford.co.uk/Training - Service Provider – 0-25 STaSS & Educational Psychology. more...

Published: 16/02/2024 | Audience: All

Event   Masterclass all about the Choral and Organ Awards at Oxbridge

The Masterclass will be led by Louisa Denby, Intercollegiate Choral Awards Coordinator at Cambridge University and Director of Studies in Music at Downing College more...

Published: 16/02/2024 | Audience: This event is suitable for those in school years 10-13 or older who have yet to apply.

Information   Team Teach - Positive Behaviour Management Level 2 & refresher courses.

Team Teach - Positive Behaviour Management course - Level 2 course - Various dates. Run by the Social, Communication, Interaction and Learning (SCIL) Team - 0-25 Specialist Teaching & Support Services. For Mainstream Primary & Secondary schools only. more...

Published: 16/02/2024 | Audience: Mainstream Primary and Secondary schools and Alternative provisions which are LA maintained

Information   SEMH - Bradford Nurture Network – various dates - 23-24

Bradford’s Nurture Network is for schools and settings wishing to develop their nurturing practice. Run by the SCIL Team, 0-25 Specialist Teaching & Support Services - Virtual MS Teams Twilight sessions 3:30pm - 4:30pm. more...

Published: 16/02/2024 | Audience: All