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    Book your place - Preventing Radicalisation in the Context of a Safeguarding Curriculum – 21 February 2023

    by Hannah Richardson -

    This course provides an opportunity for teachers and leaders in schools to update their training on ‘Prevent’ and radicalisation. This replaces the previous ‘WRAP’ training.

    Learning outcomes:

    • To develop understanding of extremism/ radicalisation
    • Examine expectations for schools
    • Identify whole school approaches for staff/ pupils/ parents
    • Manage disclosures and responding to concerns
    • Plan lessons which make pupils less susceptible to extremist narratives
    • Identify next steps for your school

     Search and book on the Learning Zone using keyword search: Preventing Radicalisation

     Price: Sub £145 / SLA £100 / Full £174

    Don’t miss this - Spring 22-23 Performance and Progress Group (PAPG) – 29 March 2023

    by Hannah Richardson -

    The Secondary Performance and Progress Group is a network meeting that meets twice a year for a comprehensive update and discussion on matters of mutual interest to secondary school headteachers and senior leaders, particularly concerning improving outcomes, performance data and the curriculum.

    Key features of the meeting:

    • To share crucial updates including changes to national policy, DfE performance indicators, and Ofsted frameworks      
    • Discussion around how schools are setting targets and measuring progress
    • Focus on improvement in outcomes for all pupils

    Search and book on the Learning Zone using keyword search: Spring PAPG

    Price: Sub £70 / SLA £35 / Full £84

    Join us at Opening Doors by Sharing Great Practice: a Curriculum for Now – 23 February 2023

    by Hannah Richardson -

    A half day conference sharing great practice around curriculum provision and curriculum leadership, with input from senior HMI, HIAS colleagues and school practitioners.

    This conference will strengthen awareness about:

    • The elements to be securely in place for a great curriculum
    • Ensuring adaptive teaching
    • The great practice in our own schools
    • Collaboration and good practice sharing

    Search and book on the Learning Zone by using keyword search: Great Practice

    Price: Sub £75 / SLA £35 / Full £90

    Please see the attached flyer for more information.

    Deadline for applying for preparation for assessment for Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) Status

    by Caroline Cain -

    The deadline for applications for the next round of preparation for assessment for Higher Level Teaching Assistant status is 2 February 2023

    We would like to remind schools that this is not a training programme, but an online preparation workshop leading to a half day school based remote assessment.

    The Spring term dates are:


    Spring 2023

    Apply by

    2 February 2023

    Notify by

    9 February 2023

    Day one (online)

    23 February 2023

    Day two (online)

    2 March 2023

    Day Three (online)

    16 March 2023

    Day Four (online)

    28 March PM or 31 March AM TBC

    Submit work by: 11 May 2023

    Assessment window: 18 May – 22 June 2023

    Cost  The cost of gaining HLTA status is £840

    • £390 for the three-day courses (£325 for schools with an HTLC subscription)
    • £450 for the assessment​

    The full amount will be charged to schools on completion of session 1.

    Further information and documentation  Further information about the HLTA preparation for assessment requirements/process and available course dates can be found on our Higher Level Teaching Assistant status | Hampshire County Council (hants.gov.uk)  page. Here you can also download the forms which need to be completed and returned with the application.

    Important Please DO NOT post Spring term applications. Registration forms and copies of certificates should be scanned and emailed to HLTA.Enquiries@hants.gov.uk  by 2 February 2023

    Queries  Please email: HLTA.Enquiries@hants.gov.uk

    Sign up now to Participation and Pupil Voice 2022-23 – 26 January 2023

    by Hannah Richardson -

    This course will explore the role of pupil voice across school communities and how it improves engagement, learning outcomes, mental health and wellbeing and relationships for children and young people.

    The course will provide practitioners with the opportunity to reflect on the true nature of meaningful participation and offer strategies and resources to develop this further in their own settings.

    Search and book on the Learning Zone using keyword search: Pupil Voice

    Price: Sub £95 / SLA £55 / Full £114

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