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We run a programme of courses for school staff in conjunction with LPDS.  There are course for all key stages and staff groups.  Please click on the links below to book.


Supporting EAL Pupils EAL Specialist Teaching Assistant Training (Primary and Secondary)


9.00 - 4.30 27.2.20 31.3.20 29.5.20 21.10.20


How to integrate and teach international new arrivals including refugees and asylum seekers.


3.45 - 5.45 03.06.20


Testimonials from Participants of Courses
  • "All aspects (of the course) were useful.  I feel that I can now go back to school and share ideas with the whole school."
  • "I enjoyed this course and found it useful and something which I can put into practice."

The great majority of participants on our courses rate our courses as 5 out of 6 or above.

Training in Schools

We offer bespoke training.  Examples of previous sessions include:

  • Introduction to Gypsy, Roma, Traveller Communities. This can be tailored to specific audiences (including health, education, councils)
  • Differentiating for EAL learners in the classroom
  • Learning and Teaching Strategies for EAL (tailored to different key stages)
  • Practical strategies for TAs supporting EAL learners
  • Improving the attainment of EAL learners
  • EAL or SEN?
  • Assessment of EAL
  • Talking Partners
  • Acceleread Accelewrite         
  • SCARF 2 
  • Talk Boost Intervention Training - Early Talk Boost, Talk Boost KS1, Talk Boost KS2, and Talk About Talk Secondary                                                     
Contact details

To discuss your training needs please contact  

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