Category: Events

Training: Improving Literacy in Primary Schools

10:00 on 7 February 2019–15:00 on 13 June 2019

This year Bradford Research School will again deliver its ‘Improving Literacy in Primary Schools’ programme – a 3-day course which will not only develop Literacy leaders but will have an impact on teaching and learning in Bradford schools. Bradford Research School invites primary school leaders who have a responsibility for English to learn more about what the available research says are the best bets for raising standards in reading and writing, with a particular focus on Key Stage 2. […]

Author: Aidan Severs
Posted on: 28 September 2018
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Training: Improving Secondary Science

09:00 on 29 January 2019–00:00 on 19 June 2019

Based on the EEF’s Improving Secondary Science guidance report, this course focuses on seven areas where the evidence is strongest about how to enhance the teaching of science at secondary. This course will be particularly useful for current and aspiring subject leaders, but the principles will apply for all teachers of Science […]

Posted on: 29 September 2018
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Training: A Memorable 5 Year English Curriculum

09:00 on 18 January 2019–15:00 on 18 June 2018

Over the course of three days, delegates will explore the best available evidence that applies to English teaching and reflect on its application in their own context. They will examine how best to design lessons, curricula and revision so that students can succeed in English. The course will focus in particular on English Literature, but the principles will apply to English Language teaching too. […]

Posted on: 4 October 2018
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Training: Leading Learning

09:00 on 13 December 2018–16:00 on 20 June 2019

We know that improving the quality of teaching in the classroom has the biggest impact on student outcomes. We also know far more now about the best conditions to develop teachers and improve their teaching. And we know that effective CPD can play a crucial role in teacher retention. Our Leading Learning Course is now available for signing up. […]

Posted on: 27 September 2018
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Training: Maximising Memory and the Science of Learning

10:00 on 7 December 2018–15:00 on 2 May 2019

New GCSEs and A Levels have significantly more content, have an increased challenge and are as high stakes as ever. Drawing on the latest research into memory and the science of learning, this course is designed to equip school leaders and teachers with the evidence based tools to tackle the demands of the new exams. […]

Posted on: 25 September 2018
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New Born in Bradford Study – “Glasses in Classes”

16:00–17:15 on 8 October 2018

On Monday 8th October, we will host an information evening for schools to learn more about the Glasses in Classes trial. Here, Dr Alison Bruce, Head Orthoptist and NIHR Post-doctoral Research Fellow at Bradford Institute for Health Research, explains why this project is so important, and why Bradford Primary schools should get involved. […]

Posted on: 14 September 2018
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Psychology in Schools Workshop

17 September 2018

Psychology offers a number of opportunities to enhance our understanding of children’s’ development and learning in school. Drawing on the latest research in the field of psychology in education, this workshop aims to introduce teachers and SENDCOs to research evidence on the factors that affect children’s learning in primary and secondary school. […]

Posted on: 18 July 2018
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Research Roadshow: Making Sense of Metacognition

16:00–18:00 on 9 July 2018

We are pleased to announce that our final Research Roadshow event of the year will be held at St Francis Catholic School and focus on the evidence around Metacognition and Self-Regulation. It will take place on Monday 9th July from 4-6 pm. […]

Posted on: 23 May 2018
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Research Roadshow: Improving Mathematics in Key Stage 2 and 3

16:00–18:00 on 27 June 2018

We are pleased to announce that our next Research Roadshow event will be held at Tong Leadership Academy and focus on the evidence around Improving Mathematics at Key Stage 2 & 3. It will take place on Wednesday 27th June from 4-6 pm […]

Posted on: 23 May 2018
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Flash Marking Roadshow

16:00–18:00 on 22 January 2018

FLASH Marking is a school-developed approach in which teachers give skills-based feedback rather than grades in KS4 English. The Education Endowment Foundation is funding a national trial into FLASH Marking and Bradford Research School are hosting a roadshow event with the organisers to explain how you can get involved. […]

Posted on: 5 December 2017
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