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Maths - No Problem! led by Dr Yeap Ban Har
28 Dec
WIMBORNE Teaching School Bring you MATHS - NO PROBLEM! Led by Dr Yeap Ban Har 17th & 18th January 2019 The Village Hotel, Deansleigh Road, Bournemouth, BH7 7DZ We are delighted to offer colleagues the opportunity to join us to meet with and learn from Dr Yeap Ban Har who will cover all elements of the Singapore maths approach. Topics to be covered: Addition and Subtraction Multiplication and Division Model Method Whole Numbers Model Method Fractions Assessment Providing for Advanced Learners Providing for Struggling Learners Revisiting Measurements Revisiting Geometry Please see attached flyer!!!
Early Help – understanding your role
19 Dec
Dorset County Council’s Early Help – understanding your role course is aimed at professionals working directly with children, young people and their families. It provides an overview of the early help concept; getting in early to prevent problems escalating. Sessions are all 2½ hours and held in various locations across the county. Aim Exploring how the needs and strengths of a child can be understood and assessed through a 'whole family' approach. Description By the end of the course participants will be able to; understand their responsibility in relation to early help understand Family Partnership Zones and their role in them feel confident in providing early help have considered case studies to cement their understanding of the above More details and book Visit Dorset Nexus Children’s Services Learning and Development Children's Services | Dorset County Council | 01305 224542 Email: LandDChildrensservices@dorsetcc.gov.uk
Virtual School Handbook for Children in Care 2018-19
03 Dec
This academic year’s Virtual School Handbook is now available on Dorset Nexus. Further details of the Virtual School service are available on our Dorset Nexus service home page. To contact the team: David Alderson Senior Adviser and Virtual School Head Dorset Children’s Services – Schools and Learning d.alderson@dorsetcc.gov.uk 01305 228350
Intoduction to Youth Work Training
23 Nov
Introduction to Youth Work This course is recommended for anyone new to the role of youth worker (paid or voluntary) Saturday 26th January 2019 9:30 - 15:30 Dorford Centre, Bridport Road, Dorchester, DT1 1RR Free parking at County Hall on Saturdays Course code: 100815-0119-T002 Please book via Nexus Contact Gypsy Page for further information g.page@dorsetcc.gov.uk 01305 224694
Joint Subject Leader Primary Conference - 14th March 2019
23 Nov
Joint Subject Leader Primary Conference 14th March 2019 9:30 - 15:30 Hethfelton House Wareham Our ‘not-to-be-missed’ Annual Conference that keeps your English and Mathematics subject leaders up-to-date with all the latest, important and useful educational information and practices. The timing enables your Subject Leaders to plan effectively for the following year’s developments, and ensures they know where the best practice can be found. The theme for 2019 will be 'developing underperforming pupils', so we are thrilled to have Jean Gross for our Keynote Speaker this year. Book fast as it is' first come, first served', and this year's Conference will be one you don't want to miss! Course code: 10208-0319-T001 Book via Nexus or contact Gypsy Page for further information g.page@dorsetcc.gov.uk
New Machine Tools Maintenance arrangements
22 Nov
Following a tender process, the arrangements for the Inspection and Maintenance of Machine Tools have been awarded to Ritchie Machine Services for the period 01/11/2018 - 31/10/2019. Attached is the contract outline containing contact information, specification and the price schedule. This has been procured with the support of the Health and Safety Team, ensuring that all relevant standards will be achieved.