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14/12/18

Retweetd From Harris Federation Classics

What an absolute pleasure to have and James Corke who inspired and intrigue students with fascinating facts about Ancient History amd Classical Civilisations. We are grateful. https://t.co/S0DC3Pywv9

10/12/18

Costa Rica 🇨🇷 meeting https://t.co/LFk0O0Ti8E

05/12/18

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🤶 Our discount code CHRISTMAS10 is NOW LIVE and will give you 10% off any ticket purchased for any of our Operating theatre live events! https://t.co/BeJT6OZgKE⏳BE QUICK OFFER ENDS 21st December⏳TAG YOUR SCHOOL https://t.co/mVGN2K7aMj

03/12/18

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Thank you and 7KSY for all of your donations. https://t.co/o8mQ6a5R6z

03/12/18

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We are delighted by the generosity of both staff and students at . Another year supporting local people in need. https://t.co/ypOUVCZa5I

03/12/18

Retweetd From Miss Hollingbery

7 places available in a Women Leading in Education course . inspirational speakers & opportunities to network. PM me if interested.

01/12/18

Retweetd From HarrisSchoolDirect

We're looking forward to meeting with lots of potential at the event today from 10.30-12.30pm! https://t.co/mlKWSjVZYk

30/11/18

Wow what an opportunity this is! 😮 Parents presentation this Tuesday at 6:30 😬 🇨🇷 https://t.co/SVKGdIYOu3

22/11/18

Retweetd From Thurrock Council

Our twelfth award, Teacher of the year in secondary education, sponsored goes to Pantelis Lakovou,

22/11/18

He’s one of our own 👏 👏 Well deserved! https://t.co/lPkYtb2tgx

22/11/18

Retweetd From HACH PE DEPT

Year 7 girls 5 a side football borough champs!! https://t.co/ve8jJY9cLP

09/11/18

Retweetd From Harris Federation Classics

We are honoured and thrilled to have at on the 30th November delivering a great talk about Roman emperors. We will be more than happy to have any other schools interested in this fantastic workshop. https://t.co/97m4dFh58H

07/11/18

Y11 French, German and Spanish homework and exam revision is available on QUIZLET. Join your class to complete the tasks, be an independent worker, boost your performance and exam grade 👍🏻

07/11/18

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2nd place in year 7 cross country 🏃🏃 https://t.co/B5C7X9pfIw

06/11/18

Retweetd From Miss Hollingbery

Really enjoyed sharing ideas for our campaign with Year 12 Youth Group . Inspiring to see young people so enthusiastic about raising awareness of

06/11/18

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Jnr borough table tennis https://t.co/EVpt8DcUJF

06/11/18

Retweetd From Harris Federation Classics

Very excited to be announcing a range of workshops at Harris Chafford Hundred. So stay tuned!First one on the 16th November with the great author Emily Hauser. Schools or teachers are more than welcome to attend it. https://t.co/MtOWHU1Lqh

05/11/18

Retweetd From Harris Chafford Hundred

Invitation to the SEND Forum on the 15th November at 3.45pm in U1. This is a chance to talk about SEN provision in school and meet the SEND team along with Mrs M James from the Parent Advisory Team in Thurrock.

18/10/18

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Sign up to TSST programmes for Physics, Maths or MFL. It's completely free!! https://t.co/7DWAwM6zAb

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TSST Physics Programme for Teachers

Harris Academy Chafford Hundred Teaching School is pleased to confirm that we have secured Teacher Subject Specialism Training (TSST) funding, to support teachers to enhance their Physics teaching and be equipped to meet the demands of teaching Key Stage Three and Key Stage Four Physics.

Schools looking to increase the capacity in their physics departments by equipping staff to teach physics will receive a bursary of £700 on successful completion of the training.

Participants of this programme will:

  • Improve their subject knowledge & confidence in the teaching content of the new National Curriculum for KS3.
  • Improve their subject knowledge and confidence in the teaching and assessment requirements of the new GCSE specifications.
  • Develop different strategies and improve pedagogy, including leading the learning of all abilities.

Impact in the classroom:

  • Learners at Key Stage Three and Key Stage Four will have high quality learning experiences which will enthuse and inspire leading to better progress at KS3 and KS4.

Session 1

Full Day

Tuesday 27th  Nov: Full Day

Focus: Introductions of programme

  • Self- review of strengths and weaknesses
  • Baseline
  • Overview of the changes at KS4
  • Learning Walks

Session 2

Twilight

Friday 14th  Dec: 13:00 - 17:00

Focus: Subject Knowledge Strands: Particle Motion in gases/fluids

Numeracy, compare pressure to volume

Session 3

Twilight

Tuesday 22nd Jan:

13:00 – 17:00

Focus: Subject Knowledge Strands: Radioactive Decay

  • Half-life graphs, modelling technique

Session 4

Twilight

Tuesday 26th Feb: 13:00 - 17:00

Focus: Subject Knowledge Strands: Scalars and Vectors

  • Scale drawings, measuring angles, Trigonometry (HT)

Session 5

Twilight

Friday 22nd March: 13:00 - 17:00

Focus: Subject Knowledge Strands: Momentum

  • Calculations for explosions and collisions
  • Extended writing responses (Newton’s law of motion)

Session 6

Full Day

 

Tuesday 23rd April: Full Day

Focus: Subject content: Electromagnets and Waves

  • Calculations of waves
  • How a doorbell works
  • New test to compare knowledge
  • Teaching a lesson

Please note that when applying for a place, you signal your commitment to attending all of the dates detailed above. All sessions will be held at Harris Academy Chafford Hundred. Schools will receive the £700 payment once participants have completed all of the training sessions below.

Eligibility and conditions:

TSST is a Government funded programme designed to up-skill teachers and increase capacity. To be eligible for a funded place, teachers need to meet one or more of the following criteria:

  • Be a non - physics specialist teaching the subject e.g. a biology or chemistry teacher teaching GCSE physics or another non-subject specialist for example a maths teacher teaching physics.
  • Be a science teacher returning to the profession after an extended break
  • Be a supply teacher who would like to be able to teach physics
  • The programme is fully funded but does not cover travel costs
  • Applications can only be made with full support of the Head Teacher
  • There are a limited number of places available and these are confirmed on a first come, first served basis. We therefore recommend that you apply as soon as possible to secure your place.

Next steps & application:

There are a limited number of places available and these are confirmed on a first come, first served basis. We therefore recommend that you apply as soon as possible to secure your place. To apply, please download our TSST application form. Send the completed form to m.lopez@harrischaffordhundred.org.uk by Friday 16th November 2018.