Training and Events


Our courses – and we run nearly forty every year focus around those aspects of education that are distinctive within a Church school setting. For the autumn term 2020, we will be running virtual courses and further details are provided below. 

Courses 2020-2021

For an overview of our training provision for the Summer terms 2021, please click here

Courses in the Summer term will continue to be provided online for the time being. Details of upcoming courses for the summer term are listed below (all times are 9.30am - 12.30pm except where stated):

Basics of RE - Wednesday 21 April

Basics of Collective Worship -Tuesday 27 April

New to Teaching RE - Thursday 6 May

Resilience event for Administrators - Friday 21 May, 1.00 - 4.00pm

Diving Deeper in RE - Wednesday 26 May

Annual RE Subject Leader Update - Thursday 10 June

Spiritual Development in Primary Schools - Tuesday 15 June

Resilience event for Governors - Friday 18 June, 1.00 - 4.00pm - further information to follow

Assessment in RE - Thursday 24 June

Monitoring – getting the balance right - Thursday 24 June, 7.15 - 8.30pm 

Leading a Church School: Part 3 - Tuesday 29 June - further information to follow

HLTA Forum, -  Thursday 1 July 

Resilience event for Heads and senior staff - Friday 2 July, 1.00 - 4.00pm - further information to follow

For any queries or bookings, please contact Jacqui Studd, tel:01473 298570.

Events 2020-2021

Headteachers' Forum / Chairs of Governors Forum

The Forums, held termly, aim to provide an opportunity for Heads and Chairs of Governors to meet to discuss issues and challenges in schools.

The next Heads' Forum takes place on Monday 22 March 2021 at 1.30pm. 

For any queries or to book, please contact Jacqui Studd, tel:01473 298570.

Small Schools Forum

This Forum is aimed at Heads, Chairs and Governors in small schools and meets termly.  The next Forum takes place on: Monday 15 March 2021 at 4pm via Zoom.

For any queries or to book, please contact Jacqui Studd, tel:01473 298570.

Diocesan Service of Celebration for Church Schools 

The theme for the next annual Diocesan Service of Celebration for Church Schools will be "I am the Resurrection and the Life".  Further details to follow. 

Annual Church School Leaders' Conference

A highlight of our year is our annual church school leaders’ conference for Headteachers, Deputies, Chairs and Governors. This year, instead of a whole day in person, we held a half day conference on Wednesday 18 November 2020 via Zoom.  Over 40 delegates heard presentations from the Rt Revd Dr Mike Harrison, Bishop of Dunwich on Who are we? Why are we here? How then shall we live? A Christian perspective; and Charlie Green, Suffolk Mind. on Mental health - how we can better look after ourselves and those around us. 

The date for next year's conference is Wednesday 3 November 2021.

For any queries about our courses or events, please contact Jacqui Studd.


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