Professional Development Platform

Professional Development Week – Sessions

Recorded sessions will be published progressively throughout the week. Please check back here for updates and new sessions.
silver-colored rings on gray pavement

Understanding forced marriage

Contributor:
Sabeena Pirooz
Reading Time:
60
two yellow-red-blue papers

Origami

Contributor:
Louisa Aldridge
Reading Time:
60
brown wooden blocks on black wooden table

Puzzles

Contributor:
Carrie Martin
Reading Time:
60
blue textile on white printer paper

Year 9 pupils & COVID related worries

Contributor:
Judi Kidger & Emily Widnall
Reading Time:
60
white arrow up

BAME Female Leaders: Demystifying the myth and winning

Contributor:
Estella Nelson
Reading Time:
60
black and silver retractable pen on blank book

OneDrive and One Note – A beginners guide

Contributor:
Andy Ling
Reading Time:
60
white concrete building

Building a knowledge rich curriculum

Contributor:
Steve O'Callaghan
Reading Time:
60
Governors’ role in the September school reopening

Governors’ role in the September school reopening

Contributor:
Jackie Eason
Reading Time:
60
assorted-color abstract painting

CLF Academy Websites – Showcasing New Features

Contributor:
Matt Greatorex
Reading Time:
30
Slow Writing

Slow Writing

Contributor:
Will Andrews
Reading Time:
60
clothes iron, hammer, axe, flashlight and pitcher on brown wooden table

Chartered College – an introduction

Contributor:
Reading Time:
assorted school supplies

Bar modelling, KS2-3

Contributor:
Dave Busby
Reading Time:
60
do not touch sticker

Vitriol

Contributor:
Integrate UK
Reading Time:
60
white spiral book with pens and watches

Sketchnoting 2 – a CAB case study

Contributor:
Liam Williams
Reading Time:
30
silhouette photo of six persons on top of mountain

Building Positive Relationships in a school community

Contributor:
Kay Sarpong
Reading Time:
60
shallow focus photo of black SLR camera on white wooden shelf

The 3 As of motivation

Contributor:
Ali Goddard-Jones
Reading Time:
60
a person cries

Bereavement Support

Contributor:
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photo of three men jumping on ground near bare trees during daytime

Working in partnership with young people in lockdown

Contributor:
Integrate UK
Reading Time:
60
brown tree

Young Carers in Schools

Contributor:
Vicki Houselander
Reading Time:
60
in flight dove

Non-Violent Resistance (NVR)

Contributor:
Mandy Tucker & Ramon Wilson
Reading Time:
60
pink lotus flowers on pond

Mindfulness and why its even more crucial now

Contributor:
Ali Martin
Reading Time:
60
two flying birds

Leadership & Coaching

Contributor:
Richard Rees
Reading Time:
60
selective focus photography of glass ball on sandy ground

Developing ourselves and others

Contributor:
Richard Rees
Reading Time:
60
person holding notepad and pen flat lay photography

Planning & Adapting

Contributor:
Richard Rees
Reading Time:
60
brown game pieces on white surface

Lessons in leadership

Contributor:
Hannah Jones
Reading Time:
60
person holding black mask

Using drama in all subjects

Contributor:
Sam Bridges
Reading Time:
60
grayscale photo of condenser microphone beside pop filter

PD Week – Closing Remarks (Steve Taylor)

Contributor:
Steve Taylor
Reading Time:
25
woman in dress holding sword figurine

The role schools can play to build a more just and equitable society

Contributor:
Seb Chapleau
Reading Time:
60
caution lane

Child Sexual & Criminal Exploitation

Contributor:
Androulla Nicolaou
Reading Time:
60
person reading book

Reading to your class during this time of recovery

Contributor:
Rachael Symons
Reading Time:
60
person holding laboratory flasks

STEM Clubs

Contributor:
Rhona Phelps
Reading Time:
60
person opening photo album displaying grayscale photos

10 habits to improve your memory

Contributor:
Jordan Harry
Reading Time:
60
two hands

Trauma and ACEs (for Secondary staff)

Contributor:
Angela Hart
Reading Time:
60
red, white, and black Power & Equality poster

Addressing racial equality in schools

Contributor:
Integrate UK
Reading Time:
60
question mark neon signage

Panel discussion with BAME educators

Contributor:
Reading Time:
60
The 4Cs of Recovery - supporting curriculum thinking

The 4Cs of Recovery – supporting curriculum thinking

Contributor:
Gary Futcher
Reading Time:
60
people meeting in room

Panel discussion with Women Leaders in education

Contributor:
Reading Time:
60
red moobn

Men are from Mars?

Contributor:
Dave Bunker
Reading Time:
60
man climbing building using emergency stairs

Social Mobility, Schools and Covid-19

Contributor:
Lee Elliott-Major, OBE
Reading Time:
60
two hands

Trauma and ACEs (Initial Teacher Training)

Contributor:
Angela Hart
Reading Time:
60
six piled clear shot glasses

White privilege / white fragility part 2 – being an ally

Contributor:
Aisha Thomas & Lana Crosbie
Reading Time:
60
closeup photo of ballpoint pen and hardbound cover boon on table

Systematic Literacy Development:a critique and development workshop

Contributor:
Nafeesa Malik, Will Davies
Reading Time:
60
pink, teal, and orange graffiti wall art

Equalities

Contributor:
Sam Bridges
Reading Time:
60
black and grey microphone on stand

Voice

Contributor:
Sam Bridges
Reading Time:
60
boy sitting on bench while holding a book

Supporting SEMH in school

Contributor:
Steve Holland, Sam Wilkinson, Hannah Page
Reading Time:
60
person holding brown wooden signage

Understanding white privilege + taking an anti racism approach in school

Contributor:
Ruth Pickersgill
Reading Time:
60
pile of assorted-color padlock lot

CLF Lockdown Video

Contributor:
Dean Blake
Reading Time:
10
E-mc2 written on chalkboard

Social justice in the maths classroom

Contributor:
Pete Wright
Reading Time:
60
silhouette of man standing on seashore

Building Student Agency and Self-regulation

Contributor:
Chris Baker
Reading Time:
50
yellow, orange, red, green, and blue abstract painting

Using art to develop literacy

Contributor:
Bristol Museum
Reading Time:
15
person sitting on gaming chair while playing video game

Online Gaming Addiction

Contributor:
Ali Martin
Reading Time:
30
person showing handcuff

Leading without authority

Contributor:
Richard Rees
Reading Time:
60
white arrow painted on brick wall

Improving the transfer of training

Contributor:
Chris Baker
Reading Time:
50
people throwing hats on air

HE & University of Bristol outreach for our students

Contributor:
Sarah Almond
Reading Time:
60
green cacti plant

White privilege / white fragility part 1 – getting comfortable with the uncomfortable

Contributor:
Aisha Thomas & Lana Crosbie
Reading Time:
60
white spiral book with pens and watches

Sketchnoting

Contributor:
Reading Time:
multicolored stripe painted surface

What is LGBT+ how does it affect students.

Contributor:
George Simpson
Reading Time:
60
yellow leaf tree between calm body of water at daytime

Mindfulness – Daily Renewal

Contributor:
Jo Chew
Reading Time:
legs of pier in water

Positive Behaviour Support

Contributor:
Tom Lovell
Reading Time:
60
girl reading book

‘Closing the Reading Gap (in the time of Coronavirus’)

Contributor:
Rachael Symons
Reading Time:
60
person holding camera lens

Through the lens of the black experience

Contributor:
Aisha Thomas & Lana Crosbie
Reading Time:
60
two woman sits on sofa chairs inside house

Coaching & the GROW model

Contributor:
Richard Rees
Reading Time:
60
person playing magic cube

Problem Solving Prompts

Contributor:
Pat Cobb
Reading Time:
60
two hands

Trauma & ACES – NQT Session

Contributor:
Angela Hart
Reading Time:
60
black DSLR camera floating over man's hand at the woods

Improve your photography

Contributor:
Iain Green
Reading Time:
30
heart-shaped red and beige pendant

What’s your love language?

Contributor:
John Wall
Reading Time:
40
photo of man climbing mountain

Supporting young people in outdoor pursuits

Contributor:
Bob Jennings
Reading Time:
greyscale photography of skeleton

Science of learning concepts

Contributor:
Annette Garrett-Cox
Reading Time:
60
assorted electric cables

Reconnecting after lockdown

Contributor:
Ali Martin
Reading Time:
60
brown brain

Self-regulation and metacognition

Contributor:
Lorwyn Randall
Reading Time:
60
silver laptop computer beside white ruled paper

Online/blended learning – Evidence and thinking ahead to Autumn

Contributor:
Tom Colquhoun
Reading Time:
60
woman wearing gray jacket

Counselling – what happens in therapy and is it for me?

Contributor:
Alyson Marlor
Reading Time:
60
planet earth close-up photography

Teaching mathematics as if the planet matters

Contributor:
Alf Coles
Reading Time:
15
grayscale photo of condenser microphone beside pop filter

Introduction to PD Week – Steve Taylor

Contributor:
Steve Taylor
Reading Time:
10
Girls and Autism

Girls and Autism

Contributor:
Barry Carpenter, OBE, CBE
Reading Time:
60
forest trees marked with question marks

Talking about Darren – A Maths Discussion

Contributor:
Reading Time:
gray concrete stairs inside building

Maths Reasoning Activities

Contributor:
Boolean Maths hub
Reading Time:
pathway between green trees

Mindfulness – Short Focusing Activities

Contributor:
Kelly @ Learn Happy
Reading Time:
2
gray wooden staircase outdoor

What I know Now (moving from mainstream to AP)

Contributor:
Sarah Watts
Reading Time:
60
trees with wind photo

Sustaining Resilience in Leadership

Contributor:
Julia Sterward
Reading Time:
30