30Apr 2018

Friday 22nd June 2018 1.30-3.30pm Westfield Arts College, Littlemoor Road, Weymouth DT3 6AA Cost £35 inc refreshments   For teachers of Science in Primary and Secondary phases and teaching assistants who support Science lessons   Join Jenny in the Westfield Science Lab for a session which aims to give you Ideas on how to adapt lesson plans […]

26Apr 2018

Friday 16th November 2018 1.30 – 3.30 pm Venue: ‘Inspirations’ at Relate 2 Poundbury Business Centre Dorchester Dorset, DT1 3WA ££ FREE ££ In support of Alcohol Awareness Week 19/11/18 For teachers & teaching assistants working with secondary age groups in mainstream and special settings.  Course led by Helena Conibear, CEO of the Alcohol Education Trust… Following a […]

24Apr 2018

Venue: Yewstock School Honeymead Lane Sturminster Newton Dorset DT10 1EW 10am – 4pm. £35 per person including lunch and refreshments.   For professionals working with parents in roles such as Family Support Advisors, Pupil and Parent Support workers , ELSAs, Family Liaison Officers, etc.   The workshop aims are: To give you a good, basic […]

18Jan 2018

Durweston Village Hall, Church Road, Blandford Forum DT11 0QA Tuesday 12th June 2018 9.30-3.30pp Cost £99 inc. lunch & refreshments TRAINER – LES STAVES   For teachers of Mathematics in Primary, Special and Key Stage 3 teaching pupils working across the P-Scales. This training session will be interwoven with an entertaining demonstration of resources that […]

28Jun 2017

Hethfelton House, Wareham, Dorset BH20 6HS 9.30 – 3.30 Sarah Wild and Sarah Hendrickx leads a day of learning for parents, education, social and health practitioners to develop knowledge and understanding of how Autism Spectrum Disorder affects the lives of female pupils and how we can empower them to learn, accept themselves and lead happy lives. […]

08Dec 2016

13 January 2017, 1.30 – 3.30pm Dorford Centre, DORCHESTER DT1 1RR £35 per person including refreshments ‘The basis of the STAR approach is that all episodes of problem behaviour need to be seen as actions with a purpose to receive a specific response.’     Topics covered will include:  Exploration of the STAR approach How […]

08Nov 2016

Special Needs and Teaching Sex and Relationships Education (SRE) 14th November 2016 ,   9:15 – 4:00 Charlton Down Village Hall, Dorset DT2 9UA A day to explore the background to current thinking on Sex and Relationships Education and SEND. What do these terms mean for those with profound and severe learning difficulties and/or autism? Do […]

14Jul 2016

29th September 2017, 1.30 – 3.30pm at The Dorford Centre, DORCHESTER DT1 1rr   Introduction to Managing Self Harm with Jackie Shanks, Mountjoy School. When children and young people deliberately self-harm it can be a very distressing experience. Trying to understand the different reasons why this behaviour can occur and moreover trying to manage and […]

14Jul 2016

Tuesday, November 8th 2016, The Dorford Centre, Dorchester, DT1 1RR 9.30am – 3.30pm Advice and support for middle leaders in special schools, learning centres and alternative learning provisions with Dr Mick Megee, Special school advisor and lead Inspector. Topics covered include conducting lesson observations and feedback, data analysis and what to expect in an Ofsted […]

05Jul 2016

24th November 2016, 9am – 4pm Hethfelton House, Wareham, Dorset BH20 6HS A day of learning for education practitioners to develop knowledge and understanding of sensory processing difficulties, creating supportive environments and strategies to support learning. With Nerys Hughes, Specialist Occupational Therapist Nerys Hughes is the clinical lead for ‘Whole Child Therapy’ and a specialist […]

13Apr 2016

“Another excellent conference – such brilliant speakers and the workshop was illuminating – thank you.” Around 350 members of staff gathered for our annual conference on Monday April 11th. The aims of the conference are to give all teaching and support staff insight into current knowledge and research around SEND, opportunities to share good practice […]

22Mar 2016

SEXUAL HEALTH AND WELLBEING OF CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE WITH SEND This conference is a unique opportunity to explore the complex issues of the sexual health and wellbeing of pupils with SEND at all ages. The event will cover Sexuality & Gender, E-Safety, Homophobia, Modern Slavery & Trafficking, Missing Children & Normal Sexual Development. Guest […]

  • 1
  • 2