(16) Conference for Pastoral Middle Leaders (Aldenham School, Hertfordshire, 5 March 2020)

This course is for:

Year Heads, Housemasters/mistresses, Pastoral Deputies and other pastoral staff.

This course aims to:

Provide the opportunity for pastoral staff to share ideas about best practice and listen to presentations from leading figures and practitioners in the field.

Description

Course Outline:

9.30 - 10:00

Arrival, registration and coffee

10:00 – 10.05

Welcome and introduction

Stephen Coyne, Independent Consultant and HMC Appraiser

10:05 – 11:05

Session 1: Marshmallows and Traffic Cops: Motivation and Self-regulation in the 21st Century Classroom

Sue Cowley, author of 30 books on education including:  

Getting the Buggers to Behave

www.suecowley.co.uk

11:05 – 11:25

Coffee

11:25 – 12:25

Session 2: Attention Seekers? What is self-harm really about?

Satveer Nijjar, Attention Seekers Training

 

www.satveernijjar.com

 

12:30 – 13:30

Lunch

13:30 – 14:30

Session 3: Beyond Tolerance: Celebrating Difference in Schools - A Whole School Approach to LGBTQ Issues

Jo Morgan,Head of Pastoral Curriculum, The Portsmouth Grammar School

14:30 – 14:50

Coffee

14:50 – 15:50

Session 4: Training Pastoral Staff - the Aldenham Approach

Helen Wilson, Deputy Head (Pastoral) & Emily Gratton (Housemistress), Aldenham School   

15:50 – 15:55

Closing remarks and depart

Stephen Coyne, Independent Consultant and HMC Appraiser