The role of the EMA Co-ordinator

WEBINAR, Civic Offices, Floor 1, Core 6, Guildhall Square
Course Tutors
Karen Thomas
Admin Contact
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Target Audience
Primary Schools Teaching staff / Secondary Schools Teaching staff / Special Schools Teaching Staff
target audience
Course Types
Course categories
All Schools
Ethnic Minority Achievement
Course description

For the Autumn term, training from EMAS continues to be a 'self-guided' offer, with a walk through of reading, reflection and activities to be undertaken independently, followed by a webinar where the key points will be discussed, questions answered and guidance given for individual situations.

The course materials will be sent out to anyone interested by email in September.
The webinar is on 30th September 2020

A course to support all new and existing EMA Co-ordinators in schools to better understand the nature and scope of their role and how to access support from the EMAS Team, consisting of self-guided learning (activities, quizzes, reading and reflection etc.) followed by a webinar to recap and address individual school issues.

Course Instructors: Karen Thomas, Mary Badham, Rebecca Reeve

A link to the Webinar will be sent to you prior to the course.

Training objectives

We will be looking at:
Defining terms
Your SLA and co-ordinator support (especially training)
The role of the EMA Co-ordinator
Bilingual support and the referral processes
Context and data
Additional information and resources

Learning outcomes

By the end of this training, you will better understand the role of the EMA Co-ordinator in school and know how to access support from the EMAS Team.

Additional Information

Target Audience - New and existing EMA Co-ordinators


No charge for schools with a support package from EMAS

£100 for membership-only schools

£50 non-attendance charge without prior notice


Please be aware that by making this booking and agreeing to the terms and conditions, you are confirming you have your managers authorisation to attend this training and are aware of the cancellation/non-attendance charges that apply

Start Date
Wednesday 30 September 2020
End Date
Wednesday 30 September 2020
Closing Date
Monday 28 September 2020
15:45 - 16:30
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