English Subject Leader Spring Briefing
DateMon, 6th February, 2017
Time4:15 pm - 5:45 pm
LocationLionwood Junior School, Norwich
Sue Hackman was until recently the Chief Adviser at the DfE and responsible for assessment, accountability, standards, core subjects, inspection and deprivation. She is well-placed to comment on current developments and issues about English.
In this session, we expect to cover:
– A policy update on English
– Quick and practical remedies for poor handwriting and untidy presentation – very helpful research evidence and some supporting resources
– Ofsted on marking – current statistics and three big issues explored
– A free PPT quiz to help you to revise the Year 5&6 spelling list
£35 per person
Course name:English Subject Leader Spring Briefing
Date:Mon, 6th February, 2017
Time:4:15 pm - 5:45 pm
Location:Lionwood Junior School, Norwich
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Recently retired Chief Adviser on School Standards, Department for Education
Sue has been Chief Adviser on School Standards at the DfE for seven years and led the government’s work on pedagogy, deprivation, disadvantaged groups, the core subjects, assessment, accountability and school improvement.
Sue has worked at every level of the education system as a teacher, trainer, inspector and director of the last government’s National Strategies.
Sue is also well known for her classroom publications for spelling, grammar, reading, English literature, literary theory, writing and special needs. The TES describes Sue as a mix of “inspirational delivery combined with common sense practicality.