09:00 – 09:45

Registration and refreshments

09:45 – 10:00

Chair’s introduction and welcome

10:00 – 10:30

Keynote 1

The Steer Report: a review of behaviour standards and practices in our schools

Sir Alan Steer, The Steer Report

10:30 – 11:00

Keynote 2

Working in partnership to improve behaviour and tackle truancy

11.00 – 11.10

Questions

11:10 – 11:40

Morning refreshments

11:40 – 12:30

Streamed sessions

1A

1B

1C

1D

Develop an effective school behaviour policy to demonstrate a clear and consistent approach

Utilise Parenting Contracts to ensure parents take an active involvement in tackling their children’s behaviour

Exclusions: understand your legal responsibilities

Dai Durbridge

Solicitor, Browne Jacobson LLP

Monitor and evaluate current procedures to raise standards

12:30 – 13:30

Lunch

13:30 – 14:00

Keynote 3

Early intervention: developing the skills of your workforce to identify vulnerable pupils

14:00 – 14:50

Streamed sessions

2A

2B

2C

2D

Create a learning and teaching policy that serves as the foundation for raising standards

Develop on line reporting to engage with hard to reach parents.

Effective strategies for managing the behaviour of pupils with BESD

Utilise learning mentors to increase enthusiasm and engagement in pupils with behavioural problems

14:50 – 15:20

Afternoon refreshments

15:20 – 16:10

Streamed sessions

3A

3B

3C

3D

Implement a family SEAL programme to include parents in their children’s social and emotional learning

Explore your powers to confiscate and restrain: when and how is it legally ‘reasonable’?

Dai Durbridge

Solicitor, Browne Jacobson LLP

Develop nurture groups in your school to identify and support emotionally vulnerable children

Identify and support pupils with mental health difficulties

16:10

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