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Improving Attendance in Primary Schools

Event code SCH 22/619 
Event description This course will focus on developing a whole school approach to improving attendance in primary schools, highlighting effective practice to support good attendance, aligned with current guidance and research. It is suitable for headteachers, attendance officers and leaders responsible for improving attendance.

All delegates should bring their attendance policy and any current attendance action plan.

This course is part of the Primary Schools Training Package.

This session will run as an interactive Zoom session. Delegates will be sent the link no later than 24 hours before the start date. Please ensure you are able to access Zoom at least 1 hour prior to the session. Please note that these are not recorded and therefore not available to watch at a later date and delegates need to attend as a live session.

If you have not received the link, please do not hesitate to contact us on 03301 651000.

If you have not used Zoom before and require helpful tips, we recommend having a look at these:

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Participants who are unable to install Zoom can join our training using the Zoom web client on their desktop web browser. The Join from your browser link will appear after the user clicks on the link to join the meeting.

Training objectives * To understand the place of attendance in the Education Inspection Framework and the school improvement cycle.

* To understand what encourages good attendance and consider how to overcome barriers to good attendance for pupils and families.

* To reflect on attendance provision and consider improvement strategies to enable delegates to develop their strategic plan for improving attendance.
Key stages
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Subject areas Leadership & Management / Primary SI Training Package
Target audience
Deputy Head / Family Liaison Officer / Headteacher / Leadership Team / Senior Leaders
target audience
Qualification level
Zoom course, use own computer, XXX XXX map
Training Provider The Education People - Standards and School Improvement Primary
Admin contact Angela Jarrett (
Catherine Wilson
Part of SLA? Yes
SLA(s) Primary Training Package
Kent LA cost
Other LA/Academy cost
Independent/PVI cost
Number of credits 8
Funding information 20% VAT will be added at the point of invoice
Start date Thursday 6 October 2022
Times 15:30-17:45
Number of sessions 1