Professional Learning
Dysgu Proffesiynol

Keeping you up-to-date with the continuing professional development (CPD) of all staff throughout Ysgol Eirias.

Training Day – September 1st and 2nd

Areas to be covered:


Whole School Targets: The school operates through an umbrella of 5 Whole School Targets each year which are reviewed on a termly basis. Highlights for this year are that we want to Build Back Better in terms of learner progress, learner support and learner & staff well-being. These ideas will be discussed in both faculty and pastoral meetings.

Office 365: Further training for staff on up-skilling their digital literacy and competence with the emerging digital communication systems that we have embedded into our blended learning school environment.

ALN transformation: Staff will continue their training on the new ALN bill and aspects of ALN.

Curriculum for Wales: as we approach the launch of the new curriculum, we are reviewing schemes of work and approaches to teaching including looking at our Year 7 Project provision

Pastoral issues: My Concern, LGBTQ+, KiVa and Prevent: these aspects are all related to informing staff around child protection issues and raising awareness with staff of diversity

Differentiation: Up-skilling staff in ensuring support for all in the classroom.