Category: News

Funding for linking with Schools outside of the Ipswich Opportunity Area

17 December 2018

Ipswich Opportunity Area will fund senior leaders and teachers to visit schools and colleges that perform highly in terms of the attainment of disadvantaged pupils with the aim of stimulating long-running and mutually beneficial partnerships.  They will expect your application to include at least two other schools or colleges from your area joining your planned […]

Posted on: 17 December 2018
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First reports from the IEE Innovation Evaluation Grants published

11 September 2018

The first two reports from projects funded by the IEE Innovation Evaluation Grants have now been published. […]

Posted on: 11 September 2018
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29 January 2019

Who is this course for? Senior Leaders Pupil Premium Reviewers Staff responsible for Pupil Premium funding Outcomes Quality assured framework for Pupil Premium Review Honest and robust self-evaluation Strategies to evaluate the impact of a Pupil Premium strategy effectively An evidence-informed Pupil Premium strategy Course Details Developed by the Education Endowment Foundation and Research Schools […]

Posted on: 20 July 2018
Posted in: Events, News, Training/CPD, Uncategorized

Spotlight on Disadvantage Research Report

12 July 2018

The National Governance Association have produced a useful report looking at the role and impact of governing boards in spending, monitoring and evaluating the pupil premium. NGA Spotlight on Disadvantage Executive Summary […]

Posted on: 12 July 2018
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Ipswich Opportunity Newsletter Edition 1

22 March 2018

Here is the link for the first edition of the Ipswich Opportunity Newsletter. It contains information about the 4 key priorities for Ipswich […]

Posted on: 22 March 2018
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Upcoming Events 2018

22 March 2018

A list of our upcoming events […]

Posted on: 22 March 2018
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Putting Evidence to Work – A School’s Guide to Implementation

21 March 2018

The EEF have published a new guidance report – Putting Evidence to Work: A School’s Guide to Implementation […]

Posted on: 21 March 2018
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Twenty-third Research School appointed

19 January 2018

Highfield Nursery School – in collaboration with Kesgrave and Farlingaye Teaching School Alliance and Springfield Teaching School Alliance – will become the Research School and focal point of evidence-based practice to support the Ipswich Opportunity Area. […]

Posted on: 19 January 2018
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