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CPD and NETWORKING

Events

Our calendar of events is below. Please click on an event to find out more and register. A number of our courses are free.

All Events

Derby Direction

PARENT PARTNERSHIP TRAINING

Forging Positive Relationships - delivered by Anna Freud

Anna Freud, in collaboration with the co-founders of the Pears Family School, have developed an introductory training programme for mainstream primary and secondary schools to develop an understanding the complexities of parental engagement and develop the skills and knowledge on how to improve parental relationships within your school.

Workshop

Derby Direction

Train the Trainer - Parent Workshop on EBSNA

Supporting families experiencing EBSNA

Led by Educational Psychologist, Dr Judith McAllister, this training session will follow train-the-trainer model to equip school professionals with the tools and resources to support parents with EBSNA.

Workshop

Derby Direction

Inclusion Conference

Sharing Solutions

We would like to invite Derby city schools and local organisations to join us for our annual Inclusion Conference. We've got an exciting day planned with some great keynote speakers, workshops with tangible takeaways and a marketplace with schools and organisations sharing solutions.

Free for Derby City Schools u00a3375 per delegate for schools outside of Derby.

Derby Direction

EBSNA COHORT 2 24

Meeting

Derby Direction

EBSNA COHORT 3 24

Meeting

Derby Direction

FASD 2024

Meeting

Derby Direction

Play Therapy 2024

Meeting

Derby Direction

Attendance Leads Strategy Network

Network meeting for Attendance Leads in all settings to share challenges and solutions.

Network Meeting

Derby Direction

EBSNA: Train-the-trainer

To support delivery of whole staff training and approach to EBSNA

Whole School Approach to EBSNA A half day workshop for schools that have accessed the EBSNA course. To support delegates with: - Whole school INSET / CPD session - Implementing the approach within their setting - Toolkit for u2018in-houseu2019 delivery

Workshop

Derby Direction

EBSNA Pathway: Breakfast Briefing

An introduction to the EBSNA pathway

A briefing session to launch the EBSNA toolkit, developed by the LA, including: An opportunity to understand how the new EBSNA pathway works for CYP struggling to attend school due to emotionally based reasons Signposting to strategies and interventions that school leaders can use to support their CYP Sharing of the EBSNA Graduated Approach Available resources to use when working with families of CYP with EBSNA Introduction and explanation of the new Health Needs Education Panel and referral process

Meeting

Derby Direction

Digital Conference for Attendance

Exploring attendance from policy to practice

A full day online conference led by national experts in the field of attendance to support you in creating a strategic whole school attendance culture. The sessions will explore: policy, guidance and data, practice and interventions and parent engagement.

Conference

Derby Direction

Vic Goddard: Attendance Culture

Professional Seminar

Originally known as 'Educating Essex' Headteacher, but now very much a national leader and esteemed speaker of education. Vic will talk about his experience of improving attendance for his pupils.

Professional Seminar

Derby Direction

Bridge the Gap: Mental Health and Attendance

Targeted support for students

A half day workshop which will explore some of the barriers presented by mental health needs of students in regularly attending school, as well as suitable interventions and approaches to creating a positive and nurturing environment.

Workshop

Derby Direction

The Rage for Life - David Taransaud

How to connect, empathise and work with challenging children and young people.

Explore how to connect and communicate with hard-to-reach children and young people.

Conference

Derby Direction

EBSNA - Emotionally-Based School Non-Attendance

One day 'refresher' course

Led the the Derby Educational Psychologist Team. This one day training will explore: - How to identify and understand the various factors within a child, home and school which interact to both cause and maintain school non-attendance - How to gather information for an individual student to understand the push and pull factors around non-attendance - How to co-construct a plan - How to work-with and support parents and young people along the way -Consideration of whole school approaches to prevent risk of school non-attendance

Workshop