ASCL Primary Network Meeting

Location: ASCL HQ, Leicester

ASCL members and their primary leader colleagues are invited to join us at ASCL HQ in Leicester for our third face-to-face Primary Network meeting (details of all our Primary Network meetings are available here).

ASCL Primary Specialist Tiffnie Harris will provide leaders in primary settings with the latest policy updates. There will also be opportunities to discuss any topical, wider issues affecting primary leaders as well as time to network with colleagues - the programme for this event can be accessed via the tab below.  

This event is free to ASCL members however, places are limited and allocated on a first come, first served basis. 

Lunch is provided. Please note that ASCL cannot refund travel costs.  

You may also be interested in the ASCL Primary Conference 2024.
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Tiffnie Harris

Primary and Data Specialist

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John Camp OBE

ASCL President 2023-24 and CEO, The Compass Partnership of Schools

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Paul Harris

CEO, The Tapscott Learning Trust

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Marc Rowland

Pupil Premium and Vulnerable Learners Adviser, Unity Schools Partnership

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Richard Howes

Education Challenge Lead, Chesil Education and Early Help, Dorset Council

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9.00am     Registration and refreshments
9.10am     Welcome and introductions
9.15am     State of the Nation and Policy Update
John Camp OBE, ASCL President 2023-24
9.30am     Policy Update
Tiffnie Harris, ASCL Primary and Data Specialist
Updates including end of KS2 assessments/trends alongside where to find national data and important key ates. Followed by a short discussion on post-pandemic implications on learning. 
10.15am     Refreshment break
10.30am     Improving Outcomes for Disadvantaged Pupils
Marc Rowland, Unity Schools Partnership
11.20am     Update on Chesil Challenge (disadvantaged) Oracy Project
Richard Howes, Education Challenge Lead, Dorset Council (virtual)
11.30am     Developing a Well-School Culture
Paul Harris, CEO, The Tapscott Academy Trust
Shared practice presentation with a focus on physical literacy, sport, and wellbeing in a primary setting.
12.30pm     Questions and dates of meetings for 2024-25
12.45pm     Networking lunch and time for further questions and extended discussion.

You may use the space at ASCL HQ to work. Please feel free to bring a colleague if you wish to work on your own school-related planning.

 ASCL Professional Development reserves the right to amend the programme should circumstances dictate.