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New Foundation Subject Leader Network Meetings: Music - Computing - Geography

Published
19.10.2022

Gloucestershire’s School Improvement team are delighted to be adding to the existing suite of primary subject leader network meetings for English, mathematics and science by introducing the first foundation subject networks. Initially, these will be for primary music, computing and geography.

The offer for these new subjects will include three half-day sessions per year, starting in November 2022, and will aim to:

  • Support subject leaders in developing their school’s curriculum
  • Build subject leaders’ knowledge and confidence in leading their subjects
  • Develop delegates as practitioners and leaders

Meetings will provide:

  • High quality professional development and improved subject knowledge
  • Updates on national and local issues
  • Examples of successful good practice
  • Opportunities for discussion, reflection, collaboration and networking

EXPERTISE: All three subject networks will benefit from collaboration with local subject experts who will bring their insights and practical ideas to the meetings.

PRICE: Computing and Geography  - The offer of three half-day sessions costs £175 per subject, or a discounted rate of £160 for schools who are full GLOSSI 1 subscribers.

We are fortunate to have secured Arts Council funding for our Music network. The three half day sessions are therefore £140 or £120 for schools who are GLOSSI 1 subscribers.

TO FIND OUT MORE about what is planned for each subject and to purchase these new offers from GCC Plus, please use the link at the bottom of the page:

Music Subject Leader Network, in collaboration with Nick Steel from Gloucestershire Music

Computing Subject Leader Network, in collaboration with Sarah Taylor, Oddyssey Computing Hub Lead

Geography Subject Leader Network, in collaboration with Emma Espley, consultant to the Geographical Association

Please find the dates for our sessions below:

DATES for 2022-23

 

Music

Computing

Geography

Autumn 2022

Wednesday 2nd November

Thursday 10th November

Tuesday 29th November

Spring 2023

Wednesday 8th March

Thursday 9th March

Tuesday 28th February

Summer 2023

Wednesday 7th June

Tuesday 6th June

Tuesday 23rd May

Venue – The Pavilion, Cheltenham

Find more information and book through GCC Plus

Please contact us at EOIEvents@gloucestershire.gov.uk if you have any queries.

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