Our popular school improvement webinars are back this autumn term to provide insight into how you can use SIMS to evidence the impact and outcomes of a range of school improvement strategies. They also provide support, hints and tips on how to develop your use of SIMS regarding assessment, teaching and other practices. Join our mailing list to be first to hear when new webinars are announced.
Top tips for parental engagement with Dr Janet Goodall | 7.11.18 | 4.00 - 4.30 pm
With guest host, Dr Janet Goodall, this webinar will explore what parental engagement is in its current landscape, along with the challenges it presents, the significance it has in learning development and best practice tips for developing a whole school approach to your parental engagement strategy.
Artificial intelligence and cognitive neuroscience to aid learning | 8.11.18 | 4.00 - 4.30 pm
Francesca Ooi, neuroscience graduate and former science teacher, from CENTURY Tech, will be guest presenting this webinar which offers an introduction to both artificial intelligence (A.I.) and cognitive neuroscience. Discover, with examples, how artificial intelligence has been used to innovate a variety of industries and how teaching and learning could be supported by harnessing both A.I and a scientific understanding of how we learn.
Getting to grips with the National Funding Formula | 13.11.18 | 2.00 - 3.00 pm
The new National Funding Formula (NFF) can be difficult to navigate and understand. In this webinar, guest presenter Julie Cordiner, accountant and independent consultant for school funding and education finance, takes you through why the NFF is needed, timescales and key facts about the system and how schools can use this knowledge to support their financial planning.
Leading a school budget review | 20.11.18 | 2.00 - 3.00 pm
Carrying out a school budget review that takes into account financial challenges and the impact of the National Funding Formula (NFF), is a big task for financial managers. In this webinar Julie Cordiner, accountant and independent consultant for school funding and education finance takes you through financial challenges, leadership, generating commitment, structuring your review and much more.
Maintaining and developing your professional knowledge and skills | 27.11.18 | 4.00 - 4.30 pm
Join Steve Long, Managing of Training and Services, to discover how SIMS can help support your Continuing Professional Development. This webinar will cover: keeping your knowledge and skills up-to-date, supporting your professional career path, building your confidence and credibility and showcasing your achievements.