Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyMeet the Senior Leaders: Your chance to bring things to our attention, from 4-6pm in the Library. We look forward to seeing you!13 hours ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyParents, don't forget the No Tech for Breck parent workshop tomorrow at 7pm, with @LorinLaFave of @thebreckfound. https://t.co/QKbUgydMtM https://t.co/YVP0RSMnsz1 day ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademy@katielou9319 That's fine, it's a drop-in session so whatever works for you. Look forward to meeting you!1 day ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyRT @thebreckfound: We are looking forward to meeting you all @ValeYorkAcademy - together we can share the lessons with YP & learn how to #P1 day ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademy@katielou9319 Hi @katielou9319, we'd love to chat to you about this. Can you make it to the 'Meet the SLT' session on Tues 26 Sept, 4-6pm?1 day ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyGeography field trip to Malham leaves at 8.30. Year 11 don't be late!2 days ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademy@LorinLaFave @thebreckfound Really looking forward to welcoming you to Vale of York.3 days ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyNo Tech for Breck parent workshop, 7pm on 26 Sept, with @LorinLaFave of @thebreckfound. All parents welcome.3 days ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyOnly 4 days away - live music & acts, BBQ food, hot & cold drinks, lots of stalls, @Door84YouthClub @aamedia_org_uk @RockChurch (27th Sept) https://t.co/y2lFBRYzRD3 days ago
Vale of York Academy @ValeYorkAcademyMeet the Senior Leaders: Your chance to bring things to our attention, from 4-6pm in the Library on 26 Sept. We look forward to seeing you!4 days 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.