Barnet and Enfield

Group Contact: 
Miranda Bowie 
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In September Peter Warwick gave an extremely interesting talk on the Bar Modelling approach of teaching Mathematics. Demonstrating how to teach basic concepts and progressing to abstract concepts, using concrete objects, pictures, numbers and symbols to embed a deep understanding of maths.


In November the Assessors’ meeting discussed: renewal of APCs, Access Arrangements in Primary and Secondary schools and tricky profile diagnosis.


On 3 February, Kate Hesketh, Occupational Therapist will have talked about Sensory Integration and Dyspraxia.


Future events:


In the summer term we hope to be having a talk about teacher resources - speaker, date and venue to be confirmed.


In the autumn term we will be having a talk about behavioural optometry – speaker, date and venue to be confirmed.


There is an Assessors’ meeting on Wednesday, 1 March 2018, from 7.30- 9 pm at Potters Bar Baptist Church, Barnet Road, Potters Bar.  We will be talking about Beery VMI.


Our AGM will be held on 7 June, starting at 7 pm at Potters Bar Baptist Church.  This will be followed by an Assessors’ meeting at 7.30 pm, discussing teachers’ resources.


Our final assessors’ meeting of the year will be on 8th November – subject to be confirmed.


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