Outreach Work

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Outreach Overview

We are committed as a school and as a community to support education around our local area. In the future we have aspirations to become a teaching school. Currently we have expertise English as an Additional Language (EAL) including those new to English, Speech Language Communication Needs (SLCN),  Subject teaching (English, Maths, Dance and Modern Foreign …

Courses and Events Calendar

On this page you find the calendar for all the training and research courses and events.  Please contact training@central.herts.sch.uk for more information in any of the events or courses as well as for enrolling.   

Speech & Language

As a school we provide two specialist SLCN (Speech Language Communication Needs) bases for pupils with Statements or Education Health Care Plans (EHCPs). As a school we have developed our expertise with working with pupils with speech, language and communication needs and can provide support to other schools in a variety of ways.  In-reach support …

NQT Training

We have hosted a local Newly Qualified Teacher (NQT) network for the past six years. As part of this network we provide fortnightly twilight training sessions to NQTs to support them in their first year of teaching. This year we are also providing training for teachers in their 2nd or 3rd year of training. The …

Dance

We have a specialist Dance teacher who works within the school teaching pupils from Nursery to Year 6. Our Dance teacher is available to provide a range of outreach work with other schools. INSET training to develop Dance Teaching skills (1 and a half hours) Team teaching/ Modelling practice (one off sessions – to a …

Lesson Study Network

We are delighted to announce that we will continue to host a thematic network in conjunction with the Chartered College of Teaching, on Lesson Study. There will be events in different locations throughout the academic year focusing on supporting the development and usage of Lesson Study within Early Years Settings, Primary and Secondary Schools and …

EAL Training

Central Primary School has approximately 80% EAL learners on roll and we have a wide and varied experience with working with children learning English as an Additional Language. Central Primary works as part of a local cluster of schools to provide English as an Additional Language training and support. Through the EAL network group we …

Curriculum Training

As part of our outreach work we are able to provide curriculum support for teaching and learning. This is largely a bespoke service and if your school is interested in any of our support please contact the office on 01923 225129 or via email admin@central.herts.sch.uk Areas which we can provide support are: English Teaching and …

Research Reading Group

We invite you to join our Research Reading Group, which  is a friendly event where we  discuss a different theme every month. The Research Reading Group is open to all professionals and the meetings will be informal discussions around a specific theme and article. We would recommend reading the article before the meeting. The Research …

Newton Price Centre

Central Primary is a community school and its extended provision as a community venue is operated through the Newton Price Centre. We have a range of rooms, halls and meeting spaces available for hires. The school building is available for hire outside of the school day and throughout the weekend and school holidays. Please see …