Understanding the national picture and its implications for you: Leadership of Data Spring Conferences

 #ascldata TwitterTuesday 6 February 2018, London

Tuesday 27 February 2018, Manchester

8:45am to 4:00pm

Fee
£275 + VAT (one delegate)
£225 + VAT per person (two or more delegates)

Complementing our autumn Leadership of Data Conferences, these spring conferences will explore the published national data and help you to understand what the data for your school really means in the context of the national picture.

These conferences are suitable for members of the senior leadership team and data managers

Keynotes and workshops will provide a more in-depth exploration of:

  • using transition matrices

  • value-added tools

  • ways to analyse data

  • how national accountability tools such as the new Analyse School Performance (ASP) tool and Ofsted’s data dashboard can be interpreted and explained

  • possible future developments in national policy

  • how Ofsted interprets data

Speakers

  • David Blow, Head, Ashcombe School, Surrey

  • Cath Jadhav, Associate Director of Standards and Comparability, Ofqual

  • Peter Jackson, Deputy Director of Accountability, DfE

  • Duncan Baldwin, ASCL Deputy Director of Policy

  • Paul Thompson, Deputy Head, Rickmansworth School

  • Stephen Rollett, ASCL Inspections and Accountability Specialist (London event only)

Programme

09.00

Registration and refreshments

09.30

Welcome and introduction
Peter Kent, Head, Lawrence Sheriff School

09.40

Policy and horizon gazing
Duncan Baldwin, ASCL Deputy Policy Director

10.00

Keynote 2
David Blow, Head, The Ashcombe School

11.00

Refreshment break

11.20

Reflections on summer 2017 and looking ahead to summer 2018
Cath Jadhav, Associate Director of Standards and Comparability, Ofqual

12.00

Policy Update

6 February 2018
Rachel Atkinson, Accountability & Inspection Unit, DfE

27 February 2018
Peter Jackson, Accountability & Inspection Unit, DfE

12.30

Q&A

6 February 2018
Duncan Baldwin, David Blow, Cath Jadhav, Rachel Atkinson and Stephen Rollett

27 February 2018
Duncan Baldwin, David Blow, Cath Jadhav and Peter Jackson

13.00

Lunch

13.45

 

Workshop session one (please attend one of the following sessions)

6 February 2018

  • David Blow, The Ashcombe School

  • Securing Accountability to Raise Standards - Paul Thompson, Rickmansworth School

  • Stephen Rollett, ASCL Inspections and Accountability Specialist

27 February 2018

  • David Blow, The Ashcombe School

  • Securing Accountability to Raise Standards - Paul Thompson, Rickmansworth School

  • Duncan Baldwin, ASCL Deputy Policy Director

14.45

Workshop session two (repeat of above)

6 February 2018

  • David Blow, The Ashcombe School

  • Securing Accountability to Raise Standards - Paul Thompson, Rickmansworth School

  • Stephen Rollett, ASCL Inspections and Accountability Specialist

27 February 2018

  • David Blow, The Ashcombe School

  • Securing Accountability to Raise Standards - Paul Thompson, Rickmansworth School

  • Duncan Baldwin, ASCL Deputy Policy Director

15.45

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