News Archive

Information   University of Cambridge - Opportunities for Bradford Students

Bradford Council are working with Queens' College, part of the University of Cambridge to support young people to consider Oxbridge as an option for them. This includes having a member of college staff, Sian Bex, working in Bradford full time to support schools and students. more...

Published: 23/01/2020 | Audience: 11-16 and post 16 schools / colleges

Opportunity   Supporting children with challenging behaviour in the EYs and beyond.

Supporting children with challenging behaviour in the EYs and beyond. more...

Published: 23/01/2020 | Audience: Early Years staff and beyond

Information   NCCE bursary funded computing CPD opportunities

The Innovation Centre Bradford is hosting a number of National Centre for Computing Education bursary-funded computing CPD sessions. more...

Published: 23/01/2020 | Audience: Primary computing subject leads

Action   Attention all SENDCos!

The SEND Transformation & Compliance Team is keen to find out what support SENDCOs are getting and to see if there is anything else that we can do with regards to providing training for SENDCOs and teachers. more...

Published: 23/01/2020 | Audience: SENCO'S , Headteachers, All Schools

Opportunity   Free Childcare Qualifications Available-Courses Starting in January

Interserve Learning And Employment have the following FREE courses available listed below. more...

Published: 23/01/2020 | Audience: Please see information attached that might be useful for any staff members you have who are interest

Information   KS1 and KS2 Moderation Writing Workshops

We are running 3 KS1 and 3 KS2 Writing Moderation Workshops this term. Booking is available on www.skills4bradford.co.uk more...

Published: 22/01/2020 | Audience: Headteachers, moderators

Opportunity   Bradford City FC Community Foundation coffee morning on 6 February

This is an opportunity for schools to find out more about the great projects we are running. including Premier League Primary Stars, Reading Bears Programme, Premier League Reading Stars, Young Leaders and much more. more...

Published: 22/01/2020 | Audience: All schools

Opportunity   BCFC Sponsored Penalty Shoot Out programme

Find out about our very popular Sponsored Penalty Shoot Out programme run by Bradford City FC Community Foundation. more...

Published: 22/01/2020 | Audience: Headteachers

Action   SECONDARY MUSIC TEACHERS NETWORK MEETING

For more information and to register for Bradford Music & Arts Service Spring term 2020 secondary music teachers network meeting, please use the link below. more...

Published: 22/01/2020 | Audience: Secondary Headteachers and Music Coordinators

Action   PRIMARY MUSIC TEACHERS NETWORK MEETING

Please register for Bradford Music & Arts Service Spring Term network meeting by following the link below. more...

Published: 22/01/2020 | Audience: For Primary Headteachers and Music Coordinators

Opportunity   Bradford Forest Schools Network timetable of events for 2020

Our timetable of events for 2020 is now out for schools to book. more...

Published: 22/01/2020 | Audience: All schools

Action   6th Annual Music Education Conference 2020 - Music For All

Primary, Special School staff and anyone who recognises the importance of delivering a high-quality music education (multiple delegates are welcome from each establishment) more...

Published: 22/01/2020 | Audience: Headteachers, Special School Music Coordinators & Primary School Music Coordinators

Action   2019/20 Primary Predictions

The Primary Predictions form has been reset for the 2019/20 academic year and is now available for schools to complete with their Early Years, Phonics, Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 2019/20 predictions. The first submission deadline is Friday 28 February 2020. more...

Published: 21/01/2020 | Audience: Primary headteachers and senior leaders, data managers, Early Years, KS1 and KS2 leads

Opportunity   Parental SEND Engagement Listening Events 2020 (UPDATED DATES)

We would like to invite you to one of our listening events for parents and carers throughout the first half of 2020. more...

Published: 21/01/2020 | Audience: SENCOs , Headteachers , All Schools , Headteachers

Consultation   Consultation upon the Post 16 Transport Policy Statement

Consultation upon the Post 16 Transport Policy Statement. The consultation ends at midnight on Friday 6 March 2020. more...

Published: 21/01/2020 | Audience: Head teachers and chairs of governors

Consultation   Consultation on developing a Resourced Provision School Led

Holybrook Primary Academy, part of the Exceed Academies Trust, are consulting with all interested parties on opening a Resourced Provision for children with Social Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH) needs. more...

Published: 21/01/2020 | Audience: Primary and Secondary Maintained and Academy Schools & Special Schools, Nursery schools, Day Nur

Information   New school menu from April 2020

Please see your April 2020 Head Teachers' menu pack. more...

Published: 21/01/2020 | Audience: Head Teachers

Information   Free Family Activities return to Bradford Cathedral this February half-term

Join us for more free family activities during the half-term holiday, as we welcome the spring with some lovely craft activities involving flowers and woodland creatures. more...

Published: 21/01/2020 | Audience: Families

Opportunity   Improving behaviour in schools

We have 8 places remaining for Wednesday 5th February 2020 more...

Published: 21/01/2020 | Audience: SLT, Teachers, SENCOs

Action   Bradford Council Survey :What should our slogan for SEND in Bradford be?

Bradford Council’s Special Educational Needs & Disability (SEND) Strategy is being revised and we need a new ‘strapline or ‘slogan’ to go with it. This was part of the consultation on the revised strategy and since then we have met with our SEND Ambassadors, who have come up wit more...

Published: 21/01/2020 | Audience: SENCO , Schools , Headteachers , Primary school , Parents , Carers , Children , Young people ,

Information   Maximising Memory for the Primary Curriculum - Training

A 3 day training course more...

Published: 21/01/2020 | Audience: Primary Teachers, Literacy Leads

Information   Improving Secondary English - Training

A day Training course more...

Published: 20/01/2020 | Audience: English Teachers and Leaders

Information   Leading Learning - Improving the quality of CPD in your school

A 3 day training course more...

Published: 20/01/2020 | Audience: School leaders at Primary and Secondary

Information   Maximising Memory and the Science of Learning- Training

A 3 day training course more...

Published: 20/01/2020 | Audience: Teachers and school leaders at Secondary

Information   Metacognition and Self-regulated learning: Training

New: 3 day training course more...

Published: 20/01/2020 | Audience: Teachers and school leaders at Primary and Secondary

Information   Improving Literacy in Primary Schools- Training

3 Day Evidence Informed Course more...

Published: 20/01/2020 | Audience: Primary school leaders with responsibility for English

Opportunity   Bradford Forest Schools Network timetable of events for 2020

Our timetable of events for 2020 is now out for schools to book. more...

Published: 21/01/2020 | Audience: All schools

Information   The Mental Health Champions Network (MHC) Sessions W/C 3rd February 2020

Theme - Depression and anxiety Sessions run by the Educational Psychology Team - see below for the sessions running in this week more...

Published: 20/01/2020 | Audience: Mental Health Champions

Information   Annual Education Awards for Children Looked After

The Virtual School is delighted to be able to invite nominations from schools for the Annual Education Achievement Awards Ceremony for Bradford Children Looked After. The event will take place on Saturday 4th April 2020 from 11:00am to 1.00pm at the University of Bradford. more...

Published: 20/01/2020 | Audience: Head Teachers and Designated Teachers for Children Looked After

Information   Educational Psychology Team support 2020 - 21

The Educational Psychology Team are now taking bookings for the 2020 - 21 academic year. As previously, time is limited and schools are encouraged to make their bookings as soon as possible to avoid disappointment. An Early Bird rate applies until 31/03/20. After that the full price will apply. more...

Published: 20/01/2020 | Audience: Head Teachers, SEN Governors , Sencos

Information   BPIP Headteacher Briefing - Thursday 23rd January 2020

The BPIP Headteacher briefing is taking place at Kala Sangam, St Peter's House, 1 Forster Court, Bradford BD1 4TY. more...

Published: 20/01/2020 | Audience: BPIP Headteachers and Deputy Headteachers

Information   Good Autism Practice - Autism Education Trust training - 13th February 2020

Gain practical knowledge, and discover hands-on tools and techniques to support pupils with autism in your setting. more...

Published: 20/01/2020 | Audience: School staff, TAs, SNTAs, Teachers, SLT, SENDCOs

Information   FAO: Meadowsong CPD Opportunity - Limited Free places left for Y3 Teacher

Meadowsong is a project that delivers a full days training workshop for Year 3 teacher, to explore the use of ‘Meadowsong’ alongside the RSPB’s Wild Challenge award scheme. more...

Published: 20/01/2020 | Audience: Headteachers, primary schools, Y3 teachers

Opportunity   Senco network 5th February, 9 -12, Margaret McMillan

This terms Senco network will take place on Wednesday, 5 February, 9-12 at Margaret McMillan tower. Senco's and special school representatives encouraged to attend to receive essential updates on SEN processes in Bradford. more...

Published: 20/01/2020 | Audience: Primary Secondary and Early Years Sencos and special school representatives

Opportunity   Autism and SCERTS framework course

Only 3 places remaining for Wednesday 29th January 2020. more...

Published: 20/01/2020 | Audience: HLTAs, NQTs, RQTs, Mentors, Teachers, SENCOs

Information   There is a new place to find details of training courses

As of March 1, details of training courses will no longer be published on Bradford Schools Online. Instead, the website Skills 4 Bradford will be the place to go to discover a comprehensive range of courses and services available to the district's schools and early years providers.  more...

Published: 20/01/2020 | Audience: All

Opportunity   Oxford University Press: Curriculum Design for Primary School English

This session, sponsored by Oxford University Press offers the opportunity to attend a Professional Development session, looking at Curriculum Design for Primary School English: Principles and Practice more...

Published: 20/01/2020 | Audience: Primary Head Teachers, SLT and Subject Leaders