Yorkshire Inclusive Teaching School Alliance

Yorkshire Inclusive Teaching School Alliance

The Yorkshire Inclusive Teaching School Alliance currently comprises over 30 partners, including HEIs, schools, colleges and the Local Authority.  In addition to Leeds it spans an area including towns and villages in North and West Yorkshire.
 
Its school partners represent a very wide range of educational settings, including primary, secondary, special, independent, maintained, academy and PRU as well as the Medical Needs Teaching Service. The Teaching School of this Alliance is the East SILC John Jamieson School and Technology College which is located in the East of Leeds.
 
In addition to offering training and support for the alliance, our role is to identify and co-ordinate expertise from across the Alliance, using the best leaders, teachers and support staff to:

1. Play a greater role in training new entrants to the profession
2. Lead peer-to-peer professional and leadership development
3. Identify and develop leadership potential
4. Provide support for other schools
5. Designate and broker Specialist Leaders of Education (SLEs)
6. Engage in research and development

Mission Statement

We aim to build a strong alliance of schools committed to working collaboratively to improve the quality of teaching and learning and consequently genuinely improve the life chances of the young people within them. Distilled down to its simplest form this will be achieved by the identification and subsequent sharing of best practice, together with teachers working in partnership on new initiatives.

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The Leeds Cultural Education Partnership (LCEP)* in partnership with YITSA and Noctua teaching schools are hosting a programme of events with a focus on ‘Embedding Arts, Culture and Heritage in your Curriculum’.

Spanning three events over this academic year, the programme aims to support schools to consider how they might enrich their curriculum and broaden pupil experience by engaging with the arts, culture and heritage offer in Leeds and beyond.  

Session 2: A Creative Curriculum Design Workshop for Heads and Curriculum Leaders -  Friday 14th June 2019, 9.00am – 1.00pm at the Carriageworks

Session 3: A Conference for Classroom Practitioners - Friday 14th June 2019, 9.00am – 3.30pm at the Carriageworks

Booking details - contact YorkshireInclusiveTSA@eastsilc.org

 

As part of a collaboration with other local Teacher Training Partnerships, Yorkshire Inclusive TSA are hosting a 2 day Mental Health in Schools conference on 20th and 21st May 2019.

The 1st day is aimed at NQTs and has been designed to support those teachers in the early stages of their careers to help them understand social, emotional and health (SEMH) concerns and gain effective practical strategies to provide an inclusive classroom. If you have any in your school who you would like to attend, they can book on at a cost of £70 per delegate – see link below.

The 2nd day is aimed at School Leaders. The day has been designed to support those in leadership roles, HR and staff who support SEMH to implement a whole school strategy to promote mental health and wellbeing. The cost is £100 per delegate – see link below.

Developing the Mentally Healthy Classroom – support for Trainee Teacher’s Conference

Day 1 - Monday 20th May

Village Hotel South, Leeds

8.30am – 3.30pm

Day 1 Tickets NQTs

Developing the Mentally Healthy School – support for School Leaders Conference

Day 2 - Tuesday 21st May

Village Hotel South, Leeds

8.30am – 3.30pm

Day 2 Tickets SLT

 

SCHOOL DIRECT 
Are you looking for a school-based route into teaching? If so, School Direct could be right for you.
Our information evenings for 2018/2019 will be held as follows:
 
Thursday 09/05/2018 Headingley Parish Hall, St. Michael's Lane, Headingley, LS6 3AW
Thursday 13/06/2019 John Jamieson School, Hollin Hill Drive, Leeds, LS8 2PW
Thursday 11/07/2019 John Jamieson School, Hollin Hill Drive, Leeds, LS8 2PW

All sessions start at 5pm and finish at 6.30pm.
To register your interest please contact YorkshireInclusiveTSA@eastsilc.org 

 
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09 Oct 2018 - All Day Event
School Direct - John Jamieson School - LS8 2PWTeacher Research Group on Coaching & Mentoring
This programme is a collaboration between Yorkshire Inclusive Teaching School Alliance and Carnegie School of Education, Leeds Beckett University. Participants will have the opportunity to develop research-informed coaching and / or mentoring practices to help them to work effectively to support the professional development of colleagues, student teachers or new entrants to the profession.
The cost will be £1,800 for up to 15 participants and the schedule and venue will be negotiated with the school-based facilitator. For schools using Yorkshire Inclusive TSA Appropriate Body for NQTs, the programme is offered free. For other schools, the cost is £120 per participant.
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School Direct - John Jamieson School - LS8 2PWGet into teaching - Information evening
Do you have questions about teacher training or how to apply?Then our information evenings are for you. Contact tsadmin@eastsilc.org for more information.
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School Direct - Leeds Town HallGet into Teaching Leeds Event
https://getintoteaching.education.gov.uk/teaching-events/train-to-teach-events/train-to-teach-leeds-181018
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