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18/06/18

Events taking place at Harris City Academy Crystal Palace this week. https://t.co/J0yySwOtqJ

14/06/18

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New trial date for the sixth form girls rugby academy in partnership with https://t.co/BsKCjfrVRO

14/06/18

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14/06/18

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Congratulations to the sixth form athletics team who were victorious in the sport day today. https://t.co/hcsQEMZaLV

14/06/18

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Well done to all students to took part in the schools cup. Special mention to the Yr7 boys who came 3rd out of 40 Schools and the Yr9 boys relay team who stormed to victory. https://t.co/9xPHzrdlbC

13/06/18

GCSE Art Exhibition Fantastic work from our brilliantly talented students

11/06/18

Our year Year 10 Parents Evening is on the 28th June

11/06/18

Events taking place at Harris City Academy Crystal Palace this week. https://t.co/J0yySwOtqJ

10/06/18

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Well done to Sadia winning the IG hammer . https://t.co/3cOJN1pCc1

10/06/18

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Good luck to all the students ro representing at the championships today. https://t.co/SCZaLrhJbU

10/06/18

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Well done to Jason and Colin who picked up the gold and silver medal in the IB triple jump 🥇 🥈 https://t.co/dXGKAacovL

10/06/18

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What a great day champs by all athletes. 4 golds 🥇, 2 silvers 🥈and 1 bronze 🥉. Good work team! https://t.co/Aze0o3HyrR

08/06/18

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1-0 to at half time in the final against boys. https://t.co/ImxwPRX11l

07/06/18

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Well done to the girls athletics team on some super performances at the Lee Valley cup. What a great last leg in the Yr7 relay!! 🔥 https://t.co/FKqOTjYOFW

07/06/18

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So proud of all the sports leaders who assisted with the Primary sports day today. You were awesome! https://t.co/TEonL8Ggw3

04/06/18

Events taking place at Harris City Academy Crystal Palace this week. https://t.co/J0yySwOtqJ

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Fully funded French and Spanish training for MFL Teachers

Harris City Academy Crystal Palace Teaching School is pleased to confirm that we have secured Teacher Subject Specialism Training (TSST) funding, to support MFL teachers to enhance their Spanish or French teaching and be equipped to meet the demands of the new GCSE specification.

Schools looking to increase the capacity in their MFL departments by equipping staff to teach French or Spanish will receive a bursary of £700 on successful completion of the training.

This course focuses on both linguistics & pedagogy, and supports MFL teachers wishing to enhance their French or Spanish teaching.

The programme consists of

  • Four afternoon / twilight sessions from 1pm – 5pm
  • Two full day session
  • Each participant will have a Lead Practitioner as a Mentor to guide them with online support between the sessions

Sessions will cover:

  • Holistic foreign language learning
  • Conducting an oral exams
  • Assessing written papers
  • Reading and listening skills
  • Opportunities to teach a lesson and get feedback.

The course is designed and delivered by David Shanks and Rachel MacArthur, Harris MfL Consultants  who have extensive experience teaching MFL.

Training sessions:

Schedule Date
TSST MFL Day Five Thursday, 15th March 2018 (1.00pm - 5.00pm)
TSST MFL Day Six Wednesday, 27th June 2018 (9.00am - 5.00pm)

Please note that when applying for a place, you signal your commitment to attending all of the dates detailed above. All sessions will be held at Harris City Academy Crystal Palace. Schools will receive the £700 payment once participants have completed all of the training sessions below.

Eligibility and conditions

TSST is a Government funded programme designed to up-skill teachers and increase capacity. Generally speaking, to be eligible for a funded place teachers need to meet one or more of the following criteria:

  • Be a non-Spanish or French specialist teaching the subject e.g. a French teacher or teacher who will be teaching Spanish or who has just started teaching Spanish
  • Be a language teacher returning to the profession after an extended break
  • Be a supply teacher who would like to be able to teach French or Spanish
  • The programme is fully funded but does not cover travel costs
  • Applications can only be made with full support of the Head Teacher
  • There are a limited number of places available

Next Steps and application:

There are a limited number of places available and these are confirmed on a first come, first served basis. We therefore recommend that you apply as soon as possible to secure your place. To apply, please e-mail HCACP@harristeachingschool.com for our TSST application form. Send the completed form back to the same address by Friday 20th October 2017.