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- updated 14 December, 2017

RE
Long and Medium Term Plans for Religious Education

Following the implementation of the new Hertfordshire Agreed Syllabus for Religious Education 2017-2022, the Hertfordshire SACRE are pleased to share the attached exemplars of long and medium term planning to support teachers in writing plans for their individual settings. The suggestions are non-statutory and are based on the enquiry approach set out in 'Religion for Today and Tomorrow' which can be purchased from the HFL online shop.arrow More information

arrow Thursday 14th December 2017

RE
ExploRE Workshops in Primary Schools

The Bridgebuilders Christian Trust is now offering workshops to support Religious Education in primary schools in the Stevenage locality.arrow More information

arrow Wednesday 13th December 2017

RE
New Model RE Policy

A new model RE policy is now available for primary schools.arrow More information

arrow Wednesday 13th December 2017

Ofsted
Something Missing? Foster with Us

We are currently running a fostering campaign and we need your support to spread the word. We are asking secondary schools to share information and photos in their communications to parents of secondary school children. arrow Fostering at Christmas campaign

arrow Monday 11th December 2017

HfL
Season’s Greetings from all at Herts for Learning

As we approach the end of the autumn term and head towards the festive period, Andrew de Csilléry, reflects on the highlights of the past year, his first as Managing Director of Herts for Learning Ltd (HfL).arrow Seasons Greetings

arrow Monday 11th December 2017

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Herts for Learning

Herts for Learning Training & Events


Achieving mathematical age-related expectations by the end of Year 2
Tuesday 23rd January 2018 arrow Book now: 17MAT/074P
Recruitment in schools: workshop one
Tuesday 23rd January 2018 arrow Book now: 17SHR/017A
Teaching assistants: effective support for English
Tuesday 23rd January 2018 arrow Book now: 17ENG/067P
Teaching computing at Key Stage 1
Tuesday 23rd January 2018 arrow Book now: 17COM/029P
SIMS Attendance
Wednesday 24th January 2018 arrow Book now: 17SIT/103A
SIMS Dinner Money for new users
Thursday 25th January 2018 arrow Book now: 17SIT/105P
Understanding and using the EYFS Profile
Friday 26th January 2018 arrow Book now: 17EAY/055P

Ofsted
Outcomes from the Second Ofsted Consultation on Short Inspections

Helen Jones provides a summary of the changes to short inspections which will become custom and practice from January 2018.arrow More information

arrow Friday 8th December 2017

TiH Fair
The Annual Hertfordshire Teacher Recruitment Fairs 2018 by Teach in Herts

Herts for Learning is delighted to be able to make a significant investment from its 2017/18 profits to run the award-winning Teach in Herts Teacher Recruitment Fairs again in 2018. As well as the high profile event at Stevenage we will also be piloting a satellite fair, located in the south of the county, with the aim of attracting career changers, NQTs and experienced teachers from London and the suburbs around the M25 ring. Your support and attendance at either or both of these events is needed to ensure Hertfordshire is the first choice for those wishing to enter or develop their career within the teaching profession.arrow Details of how schools can attend the fairs

arrow Wednesday 6th December 2017

SFU
School Funding Consultation for Primary and Secondary Schools and Academies 2018-19 Important

2018-19 sees the introduction of the National Funding Formula (NFF) for schools. HCC is consulting primary and secondary schools on the Hertfordshire funding formula for 2018/19. The consultation which runs from today to 22nd December 2017. arrow Further details

arrow Wednesday 6th December 2017

CfE
Book now for the ‘Champions for excellence – making leadership count’ project

The Herts for Learning ‘Champions for excellence – making leadership count’ project is being specifically designed to meet the needs of headteachers who want to improve a particular aspect of their school’s performance. Book your place by Monday 18th December. arrow More information

arrow Wednesday 6th December 2017

NSPCC
NSPCC course to help primary schools respond to harmful sexual behaviour

The NSPCC have launched a new online training course to help teachers and school staff identify and respond appropriately to instances of sexualised behaviour. arrow More information

arrow Tuesday 5th December 2017

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Herts for Learning

Herts for Learning Training & Events


School business management briefing
Tuesday 16th January 2018 arrow Book now: 17SBM/034A
Assessment for Learning in primary science
Wednesday 17th January 2018 arrow Book now: 17SCI/019P
Managing staff conflict and handling grievances
Wednesday 17th January 2018 arrow Book now: 17SHR/018A
School business manager professional development programme (SBM PDP) module two: influencing skills
Wednesday 17th January 2018 arrow Book now: 17SBM/028A
Effective and efficient observation, assessment and planning in the EYFS
Thursday 18th January 2018 arrow Book now: 17EAY/053P
Bar modelling - establishing a deeper understanding through a whole-school approach
Thursday 18th January 2018 arrow Book now: 17MAT/083P
Securing age-related expectations in English - Year 6
Thursday 18th January 2018 arrow Book now: 17ENG/077P

Early Years
New Early Years and Primary phonics resources now available

Foundations for Phonics and Supersonic Phonics (Phases 1 – 2) – the new Early Years and primary phonics resources now available from the Herts for Learning shop. arrow More details

arrow Friday 1st December 2017

Severe Weather Guidance
Updated Severe Weather Guidance in schools only

With winter on its way, Hertfordshire County Council have updated their severe weather guidance for schools. arrow More information

arrow Thursday 30th November 2017

Sexual Health Hertfordshire services open day
Sexual Health Hertfordshire Services Open Day

Sexual Health Hertfordshire delivers sexual health services throughout Hertfordshire to over 50,000 patients each year. You are invited to come visit our Stevenage hub and experience the full range of services available. arrow More information

arrow Thursday 30th November 2017

FSS
HCSS Budgeting for maintained schools - UNAVAILABLE

HCSS Budgeting for maintained schools will be unavailable on Thursday 30th November whilst it is being updated. The optional update will provide the revised Teachers Pay Award and future school funding assumptions.

arrow Wednesday 29th November 2017

Developing Young Scientists
Developing Young Scientists

Practical advice, examples and activities for primary science teachers and subject leaders who want to develop child-led enquiry in their classrooms.arrow More information

arrow Tuesday 28th November 2017

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Herts for Learning

Herts for Learning Training & Events


Teaching assistants: fun approaches to teaching grammar
Monday 8th January 2018 arrow Book now: 17ENG/099P
SIMS FMS: Accounts Payable for new users
Monday 8th January 2018 arrow Book now: 17FSS/060A
SIMS FMS: Accounts Receivable for new users
Monday 8th January 2018 arrow Book now: 17FSS/061A
Appraisal and capability workshop
Tuesday 9th January 2018 arrow Book now: 17SHR/011A
SIMS for new users
Thursday 11th January 2018 arrow Book now: 17SIT/101A
Securing age-related expectations in English - Year 2
Friday 12th January 2018 arrow Book now: 17ENG/088P

HfL Booking System
*Coming soon – the new Herts for Learning booking system*

Now the new Herts for Learning website has been launched, coming next will be the new Herts for Learning training and conference booking system.The new booking system will be going live during the last week of term, so please look out for our emails over the next few weeks that will give more information and how your account, bookings and credits etc. will be transferred to the new system. Please read on to learn about the new features coming on the new system. arrow More information

arrow Monday 20th November 2017

Feeling Good Week
Feeling Good Week 2018 – bid for funding now!

Bid now for funding towards events for Feeling Good Week 2018, which runs from Monday 19th to Saturday 25th February 2018. Have you got an idea? No matter how big or small, you can make a real difference to health and mental health of young people.arrow More information

arrow Monday 20th November 2017

The Exchange
The Exchange - November & December Edition 2017

The November/December edition of The Exchange, Herts for Learning's newspaper is now in schools with a spotlight on the importance of learning languages in primary and secondary schools. The paper also features the latest recruitment news including next year’s recruitment fairs. arrow The Exchange Newspaper

arrow Tuesday 14th November 2017

Flying Pizza Theatre production
Flying Pizza Theatre production ‘ Wind in the Willows’ – Special Reduction

£70 off to local Hertfordshire schools who book a show in November or January. Full details available in the flyer or visit arrow Flying Pizza Theatre production

arrow Monday 13th November 2017

Primary Training Programme – Spring 2018
Primary Training Programme – Spring 2018

The Primary spring training brochure is available as an e-book. Simply visit the Herts for Learning website arrow More information

arrow Friday 10th November 2017


Health Related Behaviour Survey 2018
Health Related Behaviour Survey 2018

Schools can sign up now for the 2018 survey. The survey provides valuable information for participating schools through the tailored report they receive. The survey is completed online and the deadline for signing up is Friday 15 December 2017. Schools in Hertfordshire complete the survey every 2 years and we are asking schools to take part in the survey in either the spring or summer term 2017-18. There is also a new survey for Year 12& 13 pupiuls. arrow More information can be found in Health Related News

arrow Friday 10th November 2017

Assessment Updates
Updates to data in Analyse School Performance (ASP)

Please be aware that the Analyse School Performance site (the replacement to RAISEonline) has now been updated to include 2017 unvalidated results. arrow More information

arrow Wednesday 8th November 2017

Christmas Card Competition
Hertfordshire Constabulary Christmas Card Competition

Does your son or daughter have a way with water colours or creativity with crayons?
If so, the Constabulary is launching a competition to design this year’s Christmas card and is looking for budding young artists to take part. arrow More information

arrow Tuesday 7th November 2017

Spring Term Training Programme wvg
Wellbeing and Vulnerable Groups – Spring Term Training Programme

A comprehensive range of programmes and courses are run each term by the Herts for Learning wellbeing advisers and consultants. arrow More information

arrow Tuesday 7th November 2017

Primary Engineer
Primary Engineer - CPD for teachers

MBDA are offering a free one day practical CPD course for our Structures and Mechanisms with Basic Electrics programme which will enable attendees to deliver a whole-class, curriculum-mapped engineering project and be partnered with a professional engineer from MBDA to work with you on the training day and after with pupils in the classroom! arrow More information

arrow Tuesday 31st October 2017

HMD
Holocaust Memorial Day - 24th January 2018

The Hertfordshire Standing Advisory Council for Religious Education (SACRE) would like to invite schools to attend a Holocaust Memorial Day Commemoration (HMD) event with guest speaker Kitty Hart-Moxon OBE.arrow More information

arrow Monday 23rd October 2017

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