For the latest Regional Schools Commissioner newsletter for the South West, please click here.
The a few of the main messages are:
- South West Headteacher Boards (HTB) and dates.
- Delivery Teams and their role in the RSC SW Office.
- Useful resources for trusts.
- A Letter from Tony Bloxham, Teaching Schools Council
Many of you will already have seen this important letter from Tony Bloxham on behalf of the Teaching School Council in the South West. If you have not, please have a look via this link. This letter introduces the strategy proposal that Team SW has been working on with its partners (RSC, DfE, NLGs, LAs and Dioceses) during the Autumn term, to lead and support school improvement in the South West region. The attachments referred to in the letter can be found here and here.
Grants are available for school-led partnerships to design and provide teaching internships targeted at undergraduate students in their penultimate year at university.
The aim of the scheme is to let science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) undergraduates experience mathematics or physics teaching before they commit to it as a career.
Schools are invited to apply for funding to provide opportunities in summer 2019.
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The primary cohorts for Chippenham and Salisbury PRIMARY SKE have started.
Flyers for the CPD opportunities can be viewed here.