This CPD programme is fully funded by the Barnsley Schools Alliance Board. There is no charge to schools to participate and no limit to the number of people you can book on.
The programme will be delivered through a ‘train the trainer’ approach and schools will therefore need to:
The key to becoming a successful reader is through the mastery of phonics. Over recent academic years, schools have been working hard to ensure that children keep up in their phonics programme and don’t have to
catch up. During the period of COVID-19, a significant number of pupils have not been able to access the rigorous teaching that enables them to keep up and upon returning to school, will have a significant amount of catching up to do. This 2 x 2 hour programme will:
Following an initial 2 hour training period, Middle Leaders will be provided with training materials to disseminate in their own school. Throughout the academic year, there will be access to a virtual platform to network and share ideas with colleagues in other schools
and access support from the facilitators.
Senior Leader Briefing – Tuesday 15th September 2.00pm-4.00pm
Session 1 – Wednesday 30th September 2.00pm-4.00pm
Session 2 Tuesday 17th November 2.00pm-4.00pm