Syrian Vulnerable Persons Resettlement Scheme (VPRS)

Syrian Vulnerable Persons Resettlement Scheme (VPRS) – January 2018 Here is the latest information about a specific funding source for children of families relocating under the government’s Syrian Vulnerable Persons Resettlement Scheme….. In addition to money provided for local authorities through the Schools Block units of funding as an EAL factor, designed to support EAL Read more about Syrian Vulnerable Persons Resettlement Scheme (VPRS)[…]

World Day for Cultural Diversity – 21st May

Did you know that… 21st May 2018 is ‘World Day for Cultural Diversity’? “The day provides an opportunity to deepen our understanding of the values of cultural diversity and to learn to “live together” better.” “…enhancing our understanding and acceptance of different cultures.” In 2001, UNESCO adopted the Universal Declaration on Cultural Diversity and in Read more about World Day for Cultural Diversity – 21st May[…]

Recent CPD sessions

Better Bilingual CPD Feedback from ‘Assessing the diverse needs of Pupils  with English as an Additional Language (EAL)  for the DfE Census & Beyond: through Initial Assessment using an Appropriate EAL Assessment Framework.’ In large primary school Growing numbers of EAL learners across the EAL English language proficiency scales Led by Yasmin, with Phase Leaders Read more about Recent CPD sessions[…]