(28) Conference for Heads of CPD, (Amba Hotel Marble Arch, London, 15 March 2018)


This course aims to:

Focus on the key issues for those with responsibility for staff Professional Development.

This course is for:

CPD Coordinators and Heads of CPD

Conference programme:


Arrival, registration and coffee


Welcome and introduction

Dr Stephen Coyne, Independent Consultant


10:00 – 11:00

Session 1: A Professional Development Review:

Working towards a professional development culture


John Snelling, Head of Staff Professional Development,

Trinity School


11:00 - 11:20

Tea and coffee break

11:20 – 12:20

Session 2: Developing Leadership Potential in Schools

Dr Jill Berry, Director at J Berry Associates, Former Head of Dame Alice Harpur School

12:20 – 13:15


13:15 – 14:15

Session 3: Creating and embedding a long-term teaching and learning strategy:

Using research, feedback, and cross-curricular teaching to develop a robust and effective approach to learning

Laurence Baxter, Pastoral Deputy Head,  The English College in Prague


14:15 – 14:35

Tea and coffee break

14:35 – 15:05

Session 4: iAbacus and its use

Anthony Bird, Deputy Head, Newcastle Royal Grammar School

15.05 – 15.45

Session 5: Sharing Good Practice

Edward Falshaw, Deputy Head, Leighton Park School

Please bring your own CPD ideas with you for this session.

15:45 – 15:45

Closing remarks and depart

Dr Stephen Coyne, Independent Consultant