Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyGood effort tonight from our year 11 football team! Drew 2-2 in county cup game but then lost 5-4 on penalties! Great set of lads - well done! https://t.co/eNKDQNrDys40 mins ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyPlease see the letter sent home to parents on Friday thank you. https://t.co/algzZT85Ag5 days ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyRT @MikeDoodyTTT: Students and Staff were an absolute credit to thier school @ValeYorkAcademy today during @talkthetalkUK workshops with al…1 week ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyRT @valeofyorkcomco: So close to our amazing Christmas Fair!! We have over 40 stalls, including our wonderful students fundraising for thei…1 week ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademy@BurtonG_Primary @valeofyorkcomco It was a pleasure to have the @BurtonG_Primary crew with us yesterday afternoon. They are a credit to you!2 weeks ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyRT @BurtonG_Primary: Some of our fabulous Y5’s have had a fantastic afternoon at @ValeYorkAcademy Voyage programme this afternoon. They wer…2 weeks ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademy@cwr_school You're very welcome! We had a great afternoon and all the pupils were fab #voyage2 weeks ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyNo school for students tomorrow! The academy is closed to students next Friday, 30th November, for a teacher training day.2 weeks ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyRT @FOCL2016: Non uniform day tomorrow, please bring £1 or a donation for our big tombola at our fabulous Christmas Fair🎄🎅🏼 Thank you⛄️ htt…2 weeks ago
Vale of York Academy
Vale of York Academy
Barlby High School
Manor CE Academy
Poppleton Ousebank Primary
Forest of Galtres Primary
Burton Green Primary
Vale of York Academy
Vale of York Academy
Barlby High School
Manor CE Academy
Poppleton Ousebank Primary
Forest of Galtres Primary
Burton Green Primary

VALE OF YORK ACADEMY IS PART OF

Staff training+CPD

CPD is the cornerstone to school improvement, only through reflective practice, collaboration, training and taking risks does any individual get to improve their day to day practice and thus the out comes for learners.

At Vale of York Academy  CPD takes many forms; Training Days, Meeting time, Twilight sessions, weekly CPD programmes, Show ‘n’ Share in addition to individual packages of support and training accessed by many staff through partnership with the Ebor teaching Alliance and through the Pathfinder teaching school. The details below which are not exhaustive give a flavour of what is on offer in our school to support our colleagues.

 

DateEventFocus/Activity
Mon
05/09/16
Training day 1Whole School Strategic & Operational sessions
Tues
06/09/16
Training day 2Key messages, team meetings & preparation time for day 1
Mon
03/10/16
Open evening All staff meeting 1.30pm main hall: standards & expectations for Open evening - Key consistent messages – FAQs. Time to prepare department areas.
Thurs
17/11/16
Twilight 1Key messages & updates safeguarding & pastoral training themed CPD (Literacy update)
Thurs
26/01/17
Twilight 2Linked to Whole School SDP priorities.
Fri
07/04/17
Training day 3Shared training day across the Hope Learning Trust
Thurs
27/04/17
Twilight 3Curriculum team development time for 2017/18
Wed
05/07/17
Twilight 4Planning & strategic development time for 2017/18
Mon
24/07/17
Reclaimed on 3/1as a teaching day
Tues
25/07/17
Twilighted (1&2)
Wed
26/07/17
Twilighted (3&4)
27-Sep*Staff meeting*
08-Nov*Directed development time*
06-Dec*Staff meeting*
13-Dec*Directed development time*
25-Apr*Directed development time*
23-May*Directed development time*
06-Jun*Staff meeting*
04-Jul*Directed development time*
*CPD opportunities marked with an asterix (*) fall with directed time and hence attendance at all sessions is compulsory. Ensure that other events or commitments do not clash with these dates. Part-time staff will be expected to attend these sessions. Any issues consult with the Vice Principal Performance.