News Archive

Information   Down Syndrome Training & Support Service December newsletter

We're aiming to be a Christmassy as possible plus details of training workshops next term..... more...

Published: 03/12/2020 | Audience: staff working with children who have Down syndrome

Information   Bradford Science Festival: Free Schools STEM Resources

We're excited to let you know that The National Science and Media Museum have moved the resources, activities and content from this year's Bradford Science Festival online for the first time. You can use these resources in class, as homework or for fun, all for free until January. more...

Published: 03/12/2020 | Audience: Primary teachers, Secondary Science, Technology and Maths teachers, STEM Co-ordinators and Heads of

Information   Latest Grant Opportunities

Don't miss out on millions of pounds of funding ! more...

Published: 03/12/2020 | Audience: Head teachers, Business Managers, Fund Raisers

Opportunity   Free webinar - managing Covid-19 outbreaks in schools 10.12.20

Hear the latest advice from health experts and Public Health England, alongside case studies of Headteachers in Bradford. more...

Published: 03/12/2020 | Audience: All schools

Opportunity   Free TTC Young Driver Workshops Funded by The Road Safety Team

Road crashes are the BIGGEST single KILLER of young people in the UK more...

Published: 02/12/2020 | Audience: Year 12 Teachers, Year 13 Teachers, All Secondary School Staff

Consultation   Would you like to influence Bradford’s Museums and Galleries Schools Offer?

Do you value Bradford’s Museums and Galleries? Would you like to influence what they offer to your school in the future? Can you find 5 minutes to help shape these services? more...

Published: 03/12/2020 | Audience: Teachers

Information   Music Audits – Academic Year 2020-2021

Music Audits for the academic year 2020-21 are due to commence January 2021 more...

Published: 02/12/2020 | Audience: Head teachers & Music coordinators

Information   Health Week 2021 - Bradford Community Play & Development Service

Are you planning a Health Week in your school to take place in the spring/summer of 2021? The Bradford Community Play & Development Service are here to provide a week to remember for your pupils and staff, following a year to forget due to COVID-19. more...

Published: 01/12/2020 | Audience: All Staff

Information   WYP Cybercrime Webinar

Due to the overwhelming response previously, there is now another opportunity to participate in a Cybercrime Webinar hosted by West Yorkshire Police on Wednesday 9th December 2020 (12pm - 1pm) or Thursday 21st January 2021 (10.30am - 11.30am) more...

Published: 01/12/2020 | Audience: ALL

Action   Safeguarding audit 2020-21

Schools are asked to complete and submit the S175 Safeguarding Audit for 2020-2021 by 10th January 2021. more...

Published: 01/12/2020 | Audience: All schools

Action   IMT Traded Service - Your Thoughts

Times, people and technology change. Our Traded Service has been available to schools for a decade and we are now looking to update our offer. more...

Published: 30/11/2020 | Audience: Headteachers, Deputy Heads, Executive Heads, Data Managers, Data Officers, Business Managers, any co

Action   Year 2 Phonics Screening Check November/December 2020

Due to Covid-19 an additional phonics screening check – only for pupils who were unable to take the Year 1 check in summer 2020 - has been added by the STA and is to take place in November/December 2020. more...

Published: 30/11/2020 | Audience: Audience: Headteachers, Teachers, Administrators, Business Managers, Data Managers, Assessment Staff

Information   New funding to support schools and colleges during Covid pandemic

Covid workforce fund to support with costs of staff absences in schools and colleges more...

Published: 30/11/2020 | Audience: Head teachers, Business Managers

Information   Still available on selected dates!!! - Inflatable De Luxe Santas Grotto

The Bradford Community Play & Development Service are delighted to be able to offer the hire of our amazing De Luxe Santas Grotto with lights for the festive season. Dates that we still have available are : 1st December - 4th December 7th December - 11th December 14th & 15th December more...

Published: 30/11/2020 | Audience: All School Staff

Opportunity   Free Primary SEMH CPD to support Covid Recovery

Supported by the Opportunity Area funding, Bradford Birth to 19 have a range of free CPD briefings, webinars, and courses to offer to Bradford primary schools. Produced in recorded, remote and online formats, these resources are a great, flexible resource for your school. more...

Published: 30/11/2020 | Audience: Primary Teachers

Opportunity   Free EYFS CPD to support Covid Recovery

Supported by the Opportunity Area funding, Bradford Birth to 19 have a range of free CPD briefings, webinars, and courses to offer to Bradford primary schools. Produced in recorded, remote and online formats, these resources are a great, flexible resource for your school. more...

Published: 30/11/2020 | Audience: EYFS Teachers and support staff

Information   Severe Weather School Closures – Greatest Hits Radio West Yorks and Pulse

Pulse 1 and Greatest Hits Radio West Yorkshire (the new name for Pulse2) are the local radio stations serving the Bradford area. Both radio stations provide a trusted source of information for local residents. more...

Published: 30/11/2020 | Audience: SLT / site managers

Opportunity   URGENT FREE Peer Mentoring Programme

The Peer Mentoring Training is ready to be rolled out to all secondary and Now Primary school staff more...

Published: 30/11/2020 | Audience: Schools, Primary schools, Secondary schools, School Staff

Opportunity   Prevent Awareness Train the Trainer - 11 December 2020

This two hour session equips designated safeguarding leads to deliver Prevent awareness training in their own setting. This enables schools to manage their own training needs with an up to date and locally referenced guide to risk. Full resources are available on completion of training. more...

Published: 27/11/2020 | Audience: Designated Safeguarding Leads in all educational settings.

Information   Designated Safeguarding Lead Training

Designated Safeguarding Lead Training dates have now been added to www.skills4bradford.co.uk more...

Published: 27/11/2020 | Audience: All

Information   Courses & Training Brochure- 0-25 Specialist Teaching & Support Service -

Social, Communication, Interaction & Learning (SCIL) Team - Courses & Training Brochure more...

Published: 27/11/2020 | Audience: ALL

Information   C&L ,New SENDCo Induction,Interactive E-Learning, 3 x 1/2 day course

Course run by the 0-25 Specialist Teaching and Support Services Interactive E-learning Course, C&L ,New SENDCo Induction , 3 x 1/2 day course, dates 15.12.20, 19.01.21 & 11.2.21 more...

Published: 27/11/2020 | Audience: New SENCo's

Information   SEMH - Bradford Nurture Group Network Meeting - Virtual Twlight Meetings

Support is available from the service for schools wishing to develop nurture  provision whether as a whole school approach or with a traditional nurture group. 0-25 Specialist Teaching and Support Services more...

Published: 27/11/2020 | Audience: All Staff

Information   Bradford Cathedral launches Advent Calendar ahead of Christmas activities

Bradford Cathedral is launching a video every day from this Saturday covering music, reflections and activities to do as a family, including making your own lantern and pebble path nativity! more...

Published: 27/11/2020 | Audience: Families

Information   Bradford Science Festival: Free Schools STEM Resources

We're excited to let you know that The National Science and Media Museum have moved the resources, activities and content from this year's Bradford Science Festival online for the first time. You can use these resources in class, as homework or for fun, all for free until January. more...

Published: 27/11/2020 | Audience: Primary teachers, Secondary Science, Technology and Maths teachers, STEM Co-ordinators and Heads of

Opportunity   Two Free Evidence-informed Twilights: Language and Student Development

Our series of sessions focusing on how to implement effectively in schools continues: more...

Published: 27/11/2020 | Audience: Teachers and School Leaders

Information   School Condition Improvement Fund Opens for 2021-22

The Condition Improvement Fund (CIF) is provided by the Department for Education to improve school buildings and expand academies and sixth-form colleges rated Good or Outstanding by Ofsted. more...

Published: 27/11/2020 | Audience: Head teachers, School Business Managers, Finance Officers etc