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University of Oxford Interview Workshop

On Tuesday 9th October 2018, The Knights Templar School in Baldock held a very successful interview workshop for Year 13 students currently applying to the University of Oxford. The workshop was led by Pravahi Osman, the David Freeman Outreach Officer at Balliol College. The two-hour session included information about what to expect from an Oxford admissions...

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Maths Mastery Event

The Barclay School in Stevenage have been contacted by Oxford to host a Mastery event related to their new 'Discovering Maths' textbook series which is based on the Singapore maths scheme. The day is likely to take place in November and will be delivered by Robert Wilne who used to be the Secondary Lead for...

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Free courses from the Herts Regional Training Centre for Apple

The Regional Training Centre for Apple - Samuel Ryder Academy in St Albans - are offering free courses for iPads and computing. These courses cover all phases of teaching. For more information please contact: enquiries@herts-rtc.co.uk www.herts-rtc.co.uk

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Secondary Mastery Advocates (2018/2019)

The NCETM and Maths Hubs are recruiting secondary schools to join a free professional development programme, led by established Mastery Specialists, from September 2018. The programme will enable school mathematics departments to introduce and embed a teaching for mastery approach. Already successful in thousands of primary schools, teaching for mastery promotes deep mathematical understanding and...

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Phase

1 in 10 young people will suffer from a mental health condition and this can be a real barrier to their learning. Phase who are an organisation based in Hitchin have created 5 Lottery funded...

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Newly Appointed SLE's

Congratulations and welcome to our ten newly appointed SLE's: Alan Reid, The Priory School - Science Sarah Heinonen, Hitchin Boys’ School - Business Studies/Economics Anne-Marie Hetherington, Hitchin Boys’ School - Music Gavin O’Beirne-Corrigan, The Barclay School - Geography Chris Pugh, Hitchin Boys’ School - PE Sam Hankin, The Priory School - Computing Katharine Rowe, Hitchin Girls' School – Behaviour Management Helen Foy,...

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