Other CPD

Various CPD through the TSC South West

Please click here for more information.

Walkthrus with Tom Sherrington – 04.02.2021

Tom is an acclaimed author, blogger, speaker and ex-Headteacher. Tom’s first book looked at Rosenshine’s Principles of Instruction whilst his second book on WalkThrus takes a detailed look at how these principles might be implemented in the classroom.

Please click here to access the flyer for full details and the programme for the day and how to book.

Dual Coding with Teachers

Pedagogy, Dual Coding with Teacher with Oliver Caviglioli Thursday 12/12/20 from
16:00 to 18:00
Oliver is a very well respected author and author and speaker whose recent BOOK on the subject is a best seller.

Full details can be found here

Dual Coding with Teachers with bookings via the SW CPD portal.
DCWT Booking Link

School Business Management School Business Management Essentials with Browne Jacobson
Various with first session on Tuesday 17/11/20 at 12:00
We are proud to partner with Browne Jacobson solicitors to provide our programme of School Business Management Essentials covering a variety of topics including FOI, Grievances, Equality Act, Exclusions, Admissions & Appeals plus Health & Safety.

Please see SBME Training Programme for full details.
SBME Booking Link

Development Educating with Purpose – the Heart of What Matters with Stephen Tierney
Thursday 26th November 2020 from 09:00 to 15:00 We are thrilled to (virtually!) welcome Stephen Tierney to Christchurch on Thursday 26th November 2020 to speak on the subject of curriculum development based on his recent BOOK of the same title.

Please see FLYER for full details.
Booking Link

Pedagogy Tier 3 Vocabulary and Frayer Models with Laura Conkerton
Tuesday 24th November 2020 from 15:45 to 16:45 This seminar led by Laura Conkerton, Head of Science at Twynham School will focus on looking at strategies that can be used in the classroom to support the explicit teaching of tier 3 vocabulary. The session will give you several takeaways that you will hopefully find useful when supporting your students. All of the strategies can easily be adapted for any subject and any key stage from reception through to KS5.

This is a £free event offered by TRI on a pro publico bono basis.
Booking Link

Pedagogy and Assessment

Year 2 and Year 6 Pedagogy and Assessment Various with first event on Friday 6th November 2020
We are partnering the BCP to deliver four Year 2 and Year 6 focused events for primary colleagues:

• New to Year 2
• New to Year 6
• Ensuring Success at End of Year 2
• Ensuring Success at End of Year 6

Full details can be found by following the corresponding hyperlinks on the TRI website.
Booking Link

An Introduction to the Role of the Governor
Monday 23rd November 2020 from 18:30 to 19:30
We are partnering with BCP to offer a series of training events for those with a voluntary governance function in school either as trustees or as member of a local governing body or local advisory body in a MAT.

This and future events are offered for £free and can be booked via the BCP website.
Booking Link


Effective Teaching with Amjad Ali

We are most fortunate to have secured Amjad Ali for a bespoke training event taking place on 6th March 2020. This will be an exciting opportunity to work with, and learn from, primary & secondary NQTs and Trainees from across our alliance.  For more details click on the image below:

Improving feedback but reducing workload in English

This consists of two half-day sessions held at Woodroffe School by Rebekah Mardall, English Consultant.  It is free to Alliance members and there is a small charge of £30 to non-Alliance members. The first session will provide strategies for changing the way you mark and give feedback in order to reduce teacher workload but ensure good pupil progress. The second session builds on the first and includes some evaluation of strategies tried as a result of the first session.

Session One:  Wednesday 3rd July – 1:30pm- 3:45pm

Session Two:  Friday 19th July – 1.30 – 3.45pm

  JCTSA_Marking_Flyer_May2019r_003.pdf (527.1 KiB, 126 hits)


To book, contact mailto:dmattock@woodroffe.dorset.sch.uk or phone Diane Mattock on 01297 442232

Bryanston Education Summit

JCTSA is pleased to contribute to the Bryanston Education Summit and JCTSA members are able to book places at a discount.

  Bryanston Education Summit (911.6 KiB, 209 hits)






Psychology Network

JCTSA runs a very successful network for psychology teachers. The network is free and open to all. You do not have to be a member of the JCTSA in order to attend. For more information, including the dates of the next meeting, please email jctsa@woodroffe.dorset.sch.uk