Individual Courses

Well-being

Well-Being

To register your interest for this bespoke course please email booking@dtsa.org.uk

Facilitator: Kate Beddow
Venue: Chellaston Academy, Swarkestone Road, Derby DE73 5UB
Time: 4.30pm – 6.30pm
Individual Session Cost: £40 for DTSA Partner Schools and £60 for Non DTSA Partner Schools

Active Maths Training

Active Maths Training

Active Maths focuses on using simple and effective physically active games and activities, to solidify the underpinning knowledge needed for pupils to progress with the National Curriculum Maths skills.

With an emphasis on fun and engagement, Active Maths addresses those anxieties which many pupils struggle to overcome inside the classroom.

This extended session will offer an insight into how Active Maths can be used to progress pupil learning, provide practical and transferable examples of activities and support the planning process for teaching and learning staff.

 

Thursday 3 October 2019

Facilitator: Fran Lee
Venue: Chellaston Academy, Swarkestone Road, Derby DE73 5UB
Time: 1pm – 4pm
Individual Session Cost: £60 for DTSA Partner Schools and £90 for Non DTSA Partner Schools

Working Memory and Dyslexia

Working Memory & Dyslexia

This session will focus on the crucial role that working memory plays in learning. We will identify the problems encountered by students with weak working memory profiles and look at how this relates to dyslexia. We will investigate how we can provide intervention and support for these learners.

Target Audience: Teachers and support staff of across all key stages.

Wednesday 16 October 2019

Facilitator: Lucy Smeath
Venue: Chellaston Academy, Swarkestone Road, Derby DE73 5UB
Time: 4pm – 6pm
Individual Session Cost: £40 for DTSA Partner Schools and £60 for a Non DTSA Partner Schools

Nurture in a Nutshell

Nurture in a Nutshell

This is a whistle-stop tour of Nurture Groups, providing a taster of what it is all about. For those new to Nurture, it is an opportunity to find out more and consider the implications of setting up a Nurture Group in your context. For those more familiar or experienced, it is an opportunity to revisit Nurture principles and mentally ‘audit’ your provision. For everyone, it is an opportunity to establish what ‘good’ Nurture provision looks and ‘feels’ like.

Target Audience: FS, KS1, KS2, Teachers, TAs/LSAs, Learning Mentors, SENDCos and anyone interested in finding out more about the role of Nurture Groups in promoting, supporting and enhancing the emotional and social development of our children in school.

Wednesday 6 November 2019

Facilitator: Ruth Varley
Venue: Chellaston Academy, Swarkestone Road, Derby DE73 5UB
Time: 9am – 12pm
Individual Session Cost: £60 for DTSA Partner Schools and £90 for Non DTSA Partner Schools

Mindset Mastery

Mindset Mastery

“If only we had an instruction manual for our mind and well-being!”

This introduction to Mindset Mastery points you to your in-built capacity for resilience and sustainability in a world that seems to want more and more. As a result, you will access tools to regulate a healthy balance in all aspects of life and most importantly, a calmer, confident and satisfied you.

 

Monday 3 February 2020

Facilitator: Felicity King
Venue: Chellaston Academy, Swarkestone Road, Derby DE73 5UB
Time: 4pm – 6pm
Individual Session Cost: £40 for DTSA Partner Schools and £60 for Non DTSA Partner Schools