Archive for the ‘Special Needs’ Category

CPD – Progress Focused Coaching

Thursday, July 9th, 2015

Dawlish Community College are hosting a Progress Focused Coaching Course aimed at colleagues working in schools who are open minded, positive and willing to help others. This twilight course will run over 6 sessions in the Autumn term delivered by two Institue of Leadership and Management Level 7 coaches. A wide range…
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Teignbridge PSP SENCO Meeting – Thursday 13th November *New Date*

Monday, October 13th, 2014

Teignbridge Primary Support Partnership SENCOs are invited to attend a full day meeting with an update and roll out of the Teignbridge PSP project in the morning followed by an afternoon CPD Solution Focus Training. Date:  Thursday 13th November 9.00 am – 3.30 pm  *Please note that this is a new date!*…
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Special Educational Needs Update for Governors

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014

Governors from all schools within Dawlish Learning Partnership are invited to attend an update on the changes to Special Educational Needs arrangements and funding. The update will be presented by Amanda Somerwill, Headteacher of the Kenn & Kenton Federation and Sandy Martin, Special Education Needs Coordinator at Kenn Primary School. Date:…
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Therapy Box Invitation

Wednesday, March 13th, 2013

Oaklands Park School has extended an invitation to colleagues in all DLP Schools to take a closer look at Therapy Box. Head teacher Bob Pugh said ” We have a team from Therapy Box in school next Tuesday 19th March to talk to parents and to senior staff about the ICT hardware…
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Thursday, May 26th, 2011

This SENCo meeting is aimed at all Special Educational Needs Coordinators from across the Partnership and will be led by Sam Gilronan from Exminster Primary School. Sam will cover P level moderation and be taking a look at the Green Paper. Date and Time: Wednesday 15th June 2011 4.15 pm – 5.15…
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Dyslexia Information Evening

Friday, May 6th, 2011

We have been asked to share this information by a group of specialist teachers (with SpLD qualifications and teaching experience) who will be joining together to set up the Devon Dyslexia Centre in Exeter. They are keen to offer a range of services to support schools and individuals including assessment,…
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FREE: Train to support parents of children with special educational needs.

Tuesday, December 21st, 2010

Would you like to support parents who have children with special educational needs by becoming a volunteer Independent Parental Supporter (IPS)? The Devon Parent Partnership Service is offering FREE TWO DAY training to anyone interested in becoming an IPS from 9.30am to 2.30pm at either: The Cedars Hotel, Barnstaple on…
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CPD. Visual Impairment Strategies

Sunday, November 28th, 2010

Date and Time. Monday 13th December, from 4pm to 5pm. Venue. Dawlish Community College. Audience. Secondary Teachers with children with visual impairment. Synopsis. An opportunity to revisit some of the issues faced by children with visual impairment Tutor. Jessica Tanner Key Stage. All. Phase. All. Theme (from DLP Development Plan). Leadership…
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Sure Start Inclusion Support Grants

Tuesday, July 6th, 2010

Any of our After school or Holiday Club providers, including Don’t Stop Me Now providers who need help to provide places for disabled children, might be interested in this guidance from Devon County Council Early Years and Childcare Service. Contact Liz Carroll on 01392 386557 or 07792 576167

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