Sigma Teaching School Alliance
Sigma is an alliance of Poole, Dorset and Hampshire primary, secondary, alternative provision and special schools with the shared aim of working collaboratively to improve outcomes for all students within our schools and beyond.
Our alliance members have a broad range of skills and expertise and include outstanding leaders from across the educational continuum. We are committed to working in partnership to support school improvement at all levels.
We believe in finding and developing outstanding staff through focused professional development and by providing clear career pathways across our alliance. > Find Out More
NEW Pastoral Network with Special Guests
We understand the value of meeting with colleagues to share idea and keep up to date with developments in your area of work, therefore we are pleased to announce a NEW network that will give the opportunity for anyone who works within Pastoral Support to come together online.
This will be an online termly opportunity to meet with the following aims:
·Continuing Professional Development for staff involved in providing and/or leading pastoral support in school
·Sharing practical, evidence-based approaches and interventions between staff from a range of schools including training from Sigma Teaching School and discussions between schools on relevant topics
·Updates on the latest research and resource publications.
|Event Date||28-01-2021 4:00 pm|
|Registration Start Date||09-09-2020|
|Cut off date||30-12-2021|
PACE+ (Trauma Informed) Approaches Summer 2021
Evidence-based interventions to work effectively with children and young people with Social,
Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH) Needs
We are thrilled to announce we will be offering our PACE + Approach as an online course. In recent times we have previously trained hundreds of staff across the country on the PACE+ course. 100% of the staff trained have identified improvements in their practice as a result of attending the course, which has an average rating of 6.9 out of 7 for usefulness.
|Event Date||29-04-2021 4:00 pm|
|Registration Start Date||11-03-2021|
|Cut off date||28-04-2021|
Our series of 6 sessions gives the opportunity to learn practical, evidence-based strategies in order to be able to work successfully with children and young people with SEMH needs.
|Event Date||29-04-2021 4:15 pm|
|Registration Start Date||16-12-2020|
|Cut off date||28-04-2021|
Continuing Professional Developement (CPD) Webinar by South Central Teaching School Hub
In addition to the ECF and NPQs the Teaching School Hub for schools across Dorset, Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole (South Central TSH) will provide a range of other evidence-based professional development for school staff linked to development priorities for the area.
This webinar is aimed at Headteachers, Senior Leaders and / or CPD Leads.
|Event Date||07-07-2021 4:00 pm|
|Registration Start Date||26-04-2021|
|Cut off date||06-07-2021|
Evidence-based interventions to work effectively with children and young people with Social, Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH) Needs and Everyone's Wellbeing.
|Event Date||25-11-2021 4:00 pm|
|Registration Start Date||18-05-2021|
|Cut off date||24-11-2021|