The Education Network for Waltham Forest
 
Supported by Waltham Forest

Spiritual, Moral, Social and Cultural (SMSC) Development

Date:

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 19:00 - 21:00

Venue:

Waltham Forest Town Hall (CR3 / Committee Room 3), Forest Road, , Walthamstow, E17 4JF

Provider:

Governor Services

Outline:

To develop a common understanding of what spiritual, moral, social and cultural [SMSC] development is, how the school can promote agreed SMSC values and ethos and how Ofsted inspectors will explore its success during inspection.

Description:

This course focuses on the following key areas and responsibilities:
• To explain the individual strands of SMSC and implications for the school
• To review Ofsted guidance on SMSC, linking this to what inspectors will look for during inspection
• To clarify the role of the SMSC Co-ordinator
• To provide guidance on developing an effective SMSC policy
• To provide guidance on gathering perceptions of SMSC through a questionnaire for parents/carers and the pupil voice
• To provide guidance on evaluating current provision and planning next steps

Outcome:

• To explain the individual strands of SMSC and implications for the school
• To review Ofsted guidance on SMSC, linking this to what inspectors will look for during inspection
• To clarify the role of the SMSC Co-ordinator
• To provide guidance on developing an effective SMSC policy
• To provide guidance on gathering perceptions of SMSC through a questionnaire for parents/carers and the pupil voice
• To provide guidance on evaluating current provision and planning next steps

Booking information:

Bookings will be taken through the WF Online system or by the normal channels.

Bookings can be made by phone or email or at your Governing Body meeting.
Should you require further information please contact
Email: governor.services@walthamforest.gov.uk or contact Governor Services on 020 8496 6351.

Audience:

All Governors, especially those new to the role and Link Governors

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