Collaboration & sharing

BPET fosters a culture of sharing best practice and expertise across all schools, where staff can learn from each other as well as from external experts and consultants.

As part of our continuing professional development offer, we create opportunities to share the high quality provision in every BPET school in a meaningful and practical way. We organise networking events for:

  • Headteachers Network
  • Deputy & Assistant Headteachers network
  • Subject Leader Network for English, mathematics, science, physical education and humanities
  • Specialist Network Sessions for:
    • Assessments Leaders
    • SENDCo and Inclusion Leaders
    • Safeguarding Leaders
    • Computing Leaders
    • Learning Reviews
    • Learning Reviews: Refresher Training
    • Eco Champions
    • School Operations Managers
    • Site Managers
    • Chairs of the Local Advisory Boards (LAB)
    • Clerks to the LAB
    • Career Stage Expectation (teaching staff; line managers)

Curriculum Showcases

Over time, we have found that subject networking meetings are best celebrated and shared through one-off showcase events. Some of our recent curriculum showcases have been on:

Music: Through curriculum presentation, intent & implementation, impact & discussion. Capturing music impact with video for SEN / gifted children. Djembe drumming workshop for teachers KS1 curriculum, ukulele and recorder KS2 curriculum, keyboard glockenspiel, djembe and guitar.

Art: Through curriculum discussions, sketchbook and outcomes review. Comparing practice, pedagogy, lesson structure and timetabling. Pupil discussions with KS2 and lesson observations.

History: Through curriculum presentation; sharing good practice and outcomes review. Pedagogy, lesson structure and timetabling. History curriculum enrichment, learning walks and lesson observations.

Pupils sharing

It’s not only our adults that collaborate, share learning and best practice, our pupils do as well. Head over to our competitions page to find out more.