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18/10/19

All students safe and sound, and have made their way home. Thank you to all students and staff for making PGL a wonderful trip!

18/10/19

We are now through Brixton, PGL students should be back to HCACP in 15/20 minutes. One coach is slightly behind but not by far.

18/10/19

We are still in standstill traffic in Fulham- so sorry but we advise PGL parents to return when we update on here that we are moving again

18/10/19

We are currently in traffic in Fulham- ETA will now be 5.30 onwards. Will update once we are moving again.

18/10/19

Our current ETA from is just after 5pm- there is some heavy Friday traffic

18/10/19

Occupying ourselves before lunch- due to leave at 2pm. We will arrive at the back of the Academy, please collect from the front! Will post ETA. https://t.co/i2ZrwohF3Y

18/10/19

Retweetd From Harris City Academy

Never mind the rain! https://t.co/3mfWmmiyj0

18/10/19

Retweetd From HCACP PE

Group 1 out bright and early for a spot of rock climbing. https://t.co/ZKoxOoxekD

18/10/19

Caiyan being vertically challenged! https://t.co/lQp0B9msBX

17/10/19

Mr Thomas ready to show Group 7 how it’s done! https://t.co/cSU7InJxtS

17/10/19

HCACP Year 7 having a fantastic time https://t.co/EJMlwYqI2O

17/10/19

The short-lived crate tower https://t.co/MfuQRIKrHT

17/10/19

Never mind the rain! https://t.co/3mfWmmiyj0

17/10/19

The October Academy Newsletter is now available here https://t.co/a2oP2thVjz https://t.co/28qsk3d8Ts

17/10/19

Retweetd From HCACP PE

A strong team performance from the U18 team in the first round of the against a resilient . A 5-1 win moves us into rd2! https://t.co/oUFoNFprMo

16/10/19

We’re on our way! https://t.co/7VNocmGjmF

15/10/19

Retweetd From HCACP PE

Congratulations to student Sadia on her selection! https://t.co/5HaIgzhmxw

14/10/19

Sixth Form Open Evening Tuesday 15th October from 5pm - 7pm. We look to welcoming prospective year 12 students with their parents and carers

13/10/19

Retweetd From HCACP PE

Well done to . Special mention to the students Genesis, Mekhi, Harlem and Zak https://t.co/rPePyPbrub

13/10/19

Well done year 9 and Mr Alarms!

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TSST Physics Programme for Teachers

Harris City Academy Crystal Palace Teaching School is pleased to confirm that we have secured Teacher Subject Specialism Training (TSST) funding, to support teachers to enhance their Physics teaching and be equipped to meet the demands of teaching Key Stage Three and Key Stage Four Physics.

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

Participants of this programme will:

  • Improve their subject knowledge & confidence in the teaching content of the new National Curriculum for KS3.
  • Improve their subject knowledge and confidence in the teaching and assessment requirements of the new GCSE specifications.
  • Develop different strategies and improve pedagogy, including leading the learning of all abilities.

Impact in the classroom:

  • Learners at Key Stage Three and Key Stage Four will have high quality learning experiences which will enthuse and inspire leading to better progress at KS3 and KS4.

Training Sessions:

TSST - Physics

Date

Time

Wed 13 Nov 2019

Day 1

Full Day

Tues 10 Dec 2019

Day 2

1-5pm

Fri 17 Jan 2020

Day 3

1-5pm

Tues 11 Feb 2020

Day 4

1-5pm

Fri 20 Mar  2020

Day 5

1-5pm

Wed 22 Apr  2020

 

Day 6

Full Day

Please note that when applying for a place, you signal your commitment to attending all of the dates detailed below. 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. To be eligible for a funded place, teachers need to meet one or more of the following criteria:

  • Be a non - physics specialist teaching the subject e.g. a biology or chemistry teacher teaching GCSE physics or another non-subject specialist for example a maths teacher teaching physics.
  • Be a science teacher returning to the profession after an extended break
  • Be a supply teacher who would like to be able to teach physics
  • 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 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.

Next steps & 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 download our TSST application form. Send the completed form to HCACP@harristeachingschool.com by Friday 18th October 2019.

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