2 courses found

Code: SCH/20/56 Working with new arrivals

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 14th October 2020.

A course to support all teachers in schools to welcome and teach new arrivals with little or no English, consisting of self-guided learning (activities, quizzes, reading and reflection etc.) followed by a webinar to recap and address individual school issues.

Course Instructor: Mary Badham, Karen Thomas, Rebecca Reeve

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

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 14 October 2020 15:45 - 16:30 WEBINAR

Code: SCH/20/86 Emotional Literacy Support Assistant (ELSA) Training 2020 (Zoom)

ELSAs are teaching assistants or learning mentors in schools or colleges who have been trained as Emotional Literacy Support Assistants.  ELSAs help children and young people learn to understand their emotions and respect the feelings of those around them.  ELSAs plan and deliver individual and small group programmes in schools with access to support from educational psychologists through group supervision and individual contact. 

The Educational Psychology team will deliver 8 x 1.5 hour online webinar sessions on aspects of emotional literacy including :

  • Emotional awareness
  • Self-esteem
  • Anger management
  • Social and friendship skills
  • Social communication difficulties
  • Loss, bereavement and family break-up

There will be a mix of direct teaching, opportunities for discussion and activities.  Learning will be supplemented through signposting to relevant reading and resources and take away homework activities.  

 

 

 

Essential Information
Session Session Date Session Time Session Venue
1 30 September 2020 13:00 - 15:00 No Venue
2 07 October 2020 13:00 - 15:00 No Venue
3 14 October 2020 13:00 - 15:00 No Venue
4 21 October 2020 13:00 - 15:00 No Venue
5 04 November 2020 13:00 - 15:00 No Venue
6 11 November 2020 13:00 - 15:00 No Venue
7 18 November 2020 13:00 - 15:00 No Venue
8 25 November 2020 13:00 - 15:00 No Venue