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TA Toolkit 2017

This CPD Programme is designed to support TAs in working as part of a team to deliver quality first teaching. It aims to improve practice in behaviour management, supporting maths, supporting reading, supporting grammar, supporting children with SEND, and ICT skills to produce resources. The programme is delivered by North Star/Polaris SLEs, head teachers and consultants and is broken into 6 modules. Colleagues can choose from a selection of three locations and dates for each module, although spaces are limited to 20 per location so be sure to book promptly to secure your preferred venue. Please click here to see the program overview. TA Toolkit Programme Overview

The 6 modules should be completed between April 2017 and June 2017.

Module title Dates and Times Module Overview Module Leader Venue Booking (select one per module)
Effective Behaviour Management Strategies Tuesday 2 May 1pm-3.30pm A range of behaviour management strategies to effectively promote positive behaviours Nikkie Beniams Hensall CP School Eventbrite - TA Toolkit - Effective Behaviour Management Strategies
Thursday 11 May 1pm-3.30pm Knayton CE School Eventbrite - TA Toolkit - Effective Behaviour Management Strategies
Tuesday 20 June 1pm-3.30pm Kirkbymoorside CP School Eventbrite - TA Toolkit - Effective Behaviour Management Strategies
Supporting Maths Monday 8 May 1pm-3.30pm A range of hands-on approaches and strategies that can be used to effectively support understanding in place value, calculation and number sense Kerry Dalton Meadowside CP School Eventbrite - TA Toolkit - Supporting Maths
Monday 15 May 1pm-3.30pm Hensall CP School Eventbrite - TA Toolkit - Supporting Maths
Friday 9 June 1pm-3.30pm Huby CE School Eventbrite - TA Toolkit - Supporting Maths
Supporting Children with SEND Tuesday 9th May pm-3.30pm An introduction to supporting children with a range of Special Educational Needs Carol Merifield Kirkbymoorside CP School Eventbrite - TA Toolkit - Supporting Children with SEND
Wednesday 10 May 1pm-3.30pm Sowerby CP School Eventbrite - TA Toolkit - Supporting Children with SEND
Thursday 11 May 1pm-3.30pm Hensall CP School Eventbrite - TA Toolkit - Supporting Children with SEND
Sparkly ICT Skills Wednesday 17 May 1pm-3.30pm Essential ICT skills to enable teaching assistants to create resources and support material that can be used in the classroom. Predominantly using MS Word text and images to create resources Laura Rossington Huby CE School Eventbrite - TA Toolkit - Sparkly ICT Skills
Monday 22 May 1pm-3.30pm Hensall CP School Eventbrite - TA Toolkit - Sparkly ICT Skills
Wednesday 24 May 1pm-3.30pm Dishforth Airfield CP School Eventbrite - TA Toolkit - Sparkly ICT Skills
Supporting Reading Tuesday 6 June 1pm-3.30pm A range of strategies that can be used in daily guided reading sessions to promote reading comprehension Kelly Ashley Boroughbridge Primary School Eventbrite - TA Toolkit - Supporting Reading
Wednesday 7 June 1pm-3.30pm Hensall CP School Eventbrite - TA Toolkit - Supporting Reading
Thursday 8 June 1pm-3.30pm St Joseph’s RC School – Pickering Eventbrite - TA Toolkit - Supporting Reading
Supporting Grammar for Writing Monday 12 June 1pm-3.30pm Grammar subject knowledge that will enable teaching assistants to effectively support pupils in the classroom to acquire essential skills Kelly Ashley Boroughbridge Primary School Eventbrite - TA Toolkit - Supporting Grammar for Writing
Tuesday 13 June 1pm-3.30pm Hensall CP School Eventbrite - TA Toolkit - Supporting Grammar for Writing
Wednesday 14 June 1pm-3.30pm St Joseph’s RC School – Pickering  Eventbrite - TA Toolkit - Supporting Grammar for Writing

Please see the table above for various module locations.

Cost

The programme costs £90 per delegate for North Star members, £120 for non-members.

Please note that in the event of a cancellation the following terms will be applied: Cancellations within two weeks of the first event: 50% charge; cancellations within 48 hrs of the event/no show: 100% charge. If delegates do not attend all six modules, your school will still be charged the full amount.