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Caerdydd/Cardiff 2030 Dydd Mawrth 19 Tachwedd 2019, Neuadd y Ddinas/Tuesday 19th November at City Hall 15:30 – 19:00
11 Nov
Mae hon yn neges ddwyieithog/This is a bilingual message. Dydd Mawrth 19 Tachwedd 2019, Neuadd y Ddinas, 15:30 – 19:00 Cadwch le yma erbyn 25 Hydref 2019 Ar ddydd Mawrth 19 Tachwedd bydd Cyngor Caerdydd yn cynnal digwyddiad mawr yn Neuadd y Ddinas i lansio gweledigaeth Caerdydd 2030 ar gyfer addysg a dysgu yn y ddinas. Byddwn yn dod â phlant a phobl ifanc, arweinwyr ysgolion, llywodraethwyr, athrawon a thimau ysgol ynghyd, yn ogystal ag ystod eang o bartneriaid allweddol o bob rhan o’r ddinas i ddathlu ein llwyddiant gyda’n gilydd cyn lansio gweledigaeth Caerdydd 2020, ac i rannu ein dyhead ar gyfer y dyfodol. Dan arweiniad pobl ifanc, bydd y digwyddiad hwn yn y nodi cam nesaf y daith gwella addysg yng Nghaerdydd, gan danlinellu ein hymrwymiad parhaus i wneud ‘Addysg yn Bwysig i Bawb'. Amserlen y Digwyddiad: 15:30 – 17:30 · Marchnad o hyd at 50 arddangoswr o addysg a phartneriaid ehangach · Rhwydweithio a lluniaeth Dau Seminar rhwng 15:45 a 17:30 Yr Athro Mick Waters · Ail-ddychmygu system addysg y dyfodol Rhagor o wybodaeth i ddod. Gallwch gofrestru ar y diwrnod. 17:45 – 19:00 Sesiwn Lawn gan blant a phobl ifanc sy’n cynnwys: · Agoriad gan Arweinydd y Cyngor, y Cynghorydd Huw Thomas · Cyflwyno Gweledigaeth 2030 Caerdydd · Fideo Mae Addysg yn Bwysig i Bawb 2030 · Cystadleuaeth Plant Caerdydd 2030 cyflwyniad o wobrau · Diweddglo – perfformiad ysgol Tuesday 19th November at City Hall, 15:30 – 19:00 Please book your place here by October 25th 2019 On Tuesday 19th November Cardiff Council will host a major event at City Hall to launch the Cardiff 2030 vision for education and learning in the city. The event will bring together children and young people, school leaders, governors, teachers and school teams, and a wide range of key partners from across the city to celebrate success together since the prior launch of the Cardiff 2020 vision, and to share aspirations for the future. Led by young people, this event will mark the next phase of education improvement in Cardiff, and will underline the ongoing shared commitment to making 'Education Everybody’s Business'. Event Itinerary: From 15:30 – 17:30 · A Marketplace of up to 50 exhibitors from education and wider partners · Networking and refreshments Two Seminars between 15:45 and 17:30 Professor Mick Waters · Re-imagining the future education system Further information to follow. You will be able to register on the day. From 17:45 – 19:00 A Plenary hosted by children and young people, including: · Opening from the Leader of the Council, Councillor Huw Thomas · Introducing the Cardiff 2030 Vision · Education is Everybody’s Business 2030 video · Children’s Cardiff 2030 Competition presentation of awards · Finale – school performance
Education Buildings Wales Awards: Winner // Ngwobrau Adeiladau Addysg Cymru: Enillydd
06 Aug
This is a bilingual message // Mae hon yn neges ddwyieithog. Llongyfarchiadau i’n cydweithwyr yn y tîm Mynediad a Chynllunio Trefniadaeth Ysgolion. Maen nhw wedi ennill y brif wobr yng Ngwobrau Adeiladau Addysg Cymru 2019 yn y categori ‘Cleient y Flwyddyn’ am ddatblygu Ysgol Uwchradd Gymunedol Gorllewin Caerdydd. Adeiladwyd yr ysgol uwchradd £36 miliwn fel rhan o Raglen Ysgolion ac Addysg y 21ain Ganrif Band A. Dywedodd Willmott Dixon a oedd yn gyfrifol am yr enwebiad: “Cyngor Caerdydd sydd y tu ôl i adfywio cymunedol – nid yn unig y mae’n “archebu” adeilad ysgol, mae hefyd yn rhan o’r broses. "Mae’n gallu dilysu’r canlyniadau terfynol oherwydd ei ymrwymiad; mae’n llywio ac yn cydweithredu i’w greu.” Da iawn bawb! Cafodd ysgolion cynradd newydd sbon Hamadryad, Howardian a Glan Morfa eu henwebu am wobrau. ____________________________________________________________________________ Congratulations to our colleagues in the Schools Organisation Access and Planning team. They scooped top prize at the Education Buildings Wales 2019 Awards in the category ‘Client of the Year’ for the development of Cardiff West Community High School. The £36million high school was built as part of the Band A 21st Century Schools and Education Programme. Willmott Dixon who were responsible for the nomination said: “Cardiff Council are the driving force behind the act of community regeneration – they don’t just “place an order” for a school building, they invest themselves into the process. “They are able to validate the end results because of their commitment; they actively steer and collaborate to create it.” Well done to everyone involved! Brand new primary schools Hamadryad, Howardian and Glan Morfa were also nominated for awards.
Walk a Mile in her Shoes // Cerdded Milltir yn ei Hesgidiau Hi
05 Aug
This is a bilingual message // Mae hon yn neges ddwyieithog. Gyda dros 100 yn cymryd rhan y llynedd, mae “'Cerdded Milltir yn Ei Sgidiau yn llwybr milltir o hyd sydd yn dechrau yng Nghastell Caerdydd, yna o gwmpas Canol y Ddinas, gan orffen yn ôl yn y castell. Yn broject partneriaeth rhwng Cyngor Caerdydd, Cymdeithas Dai Cadwyn a Chyngor Bro Morgannwg, mae’r digwyddiad wedi tyfu o 14 dyn yn cerdded yn 2014 ac am y tro cyntaf y llynedd cymerodd disgyblion o Ysgol Uwchradd Llanisien, Ysgol Uwchradd Teilo Sant a Gwasanaeth Ieuenctid Caerdydd ray n y digwyddiad. Yn digwydd eto eleni, ar 20 Medi 2019, gwahoddir ysgolion i gymryd rhan yn y daith gerdded milltir o hyd am ddim, er mwyn helpu i godi ymwybyddiaeth o drais domestig a’r angen i fynd i’r afael â phob achos o drais domestig ledled y wlad. Yn unol â’r thema, gwahoddir y cerddwyr hefyd i wisgo esgidiau merched, o sodlau uchel i esgidiau ymarfer i flip-fflops. Ymunwch â’r sgwrs #RHUBANGWYNCDYDDBRO I gofrestru ewch i www.walkinhershoes.wales Mae’r erthygl lawn ar gael yn yr atodiad. _____________________________________________________________________________ With over 100 participants last year, 'Walk a Mile in Her Shoes’ is a one mile route starting at Cardiff Castle around the city centre, finishing back at the castle. A partnership project between Cardiff Council, Cadwyn Housing Association and the Vale of Glamorgan Council, the event has grown from just 14 men in 2014 and for the first time last year, young people from Llanishen High School, St Teilo’s High School and the Cardiff Youth Service participated in the event. Taking place again this year, on 20th September 2019, schools are invited to take part in the one-mile walk for free, to help raise awareness of the issue of domestic abuse and the need to tackle all cases of domestic abuse across the country. In line with the theme, walkers are also invited to wear women's shoes, from high heels to trainers to flip-flops. Join the conversation #WHITERIBBONCARDIFFVALE Register at www.walkinhershoes.wales See the attachment for the full poster.
Celebrate Summer at Llanover Hall // Dathlwch yr Haf yn Neuadd Llanofer
15 Jul
This is a bilingual message // Mae hon yn neges ddwyieithog. Bydd Neuadd Llanofer yn llawn gweithgareddau i blant ac oedolion yr haf hwn. Mae’r ysgol wedi dod i ben ar gyfer yr haf, ond mae ambell i beth i’w wneud i gadw’r dwylo bach yn brysur a’r meddyliau wedi eu diddanu draw yn Neuadd Llanofer. Gydag amrywiaeth o themâu gan gynnwys mythau a hud, y goedwig law ac anime, bydd rhywbeth at ddant pawb. Bydd Gweithdai Gwyl Celf yr Haf i Blant yn dechrau ar 5 Awst 2019 ac yn rhedeg am 3 wythnos. Ffoniwch 02920 872030 i gofrestru. Gweler y lawrlwythiadau ar gyfer y rhestr lawn o weithgareddau. _____________________________________________________________________________ This summer, Llanover Hall is bursting with activities for kids and adults alike. School may be out for the summer but there are plenty of activities to keep little hands and minds entertained over at Llanover Hall. With a range of themes including myths and magic, the rainforest and anime, there’s something for everyone. Children’s Summer Arts Festival Workshops begin on the 5th August 2019 and run for 3 weeks. Call 02920 872030 to enrol. Please see the downloads for the full list of activities.
Storey Arms - Outdoor Education // Storey Arms - Addysg Awyr Agored
19 Jun
This is a bilingual message // Mae hon yn neges ddwyieithog. Mae’r Storey Arms yn ganolfan awyr agored breswyl sy’n cynnig amrywiaeth o weithgareddau addysgol awyr agored yn y Bannau bendigedig, dim ond 50 munud o Gaerdydd. Rydym yn cynnig ymweliadau dydd yn ogystal â chyfnodau preswyl, yn amrywio o rai dros nos a phenwythnosau i ymweliadau pum diwrnod/pedair noson. Rydym wedi ein lleoli mewn Geoparc Byd-eang UNESCO swyddogol, ardal unedig o dreftadaeth ddaearegol bwysig. Rydym hefyd yng nghanol Gwarchodfa Awyr Tywyll Ryngwladol y Bannau Brycheiniog – yr ystafell ddosbarth awyr agored berffaith ar gyfer syllu ar y sêr pan mae’r awyr yn glir. Gweithgareddau: Mae llawer o weithgareddau ar gael, gan gynnwys: • Cerdded drwy Goedwigoedd • Cerdded Bryniau • Padlfyrddio • Canwio • Cerdded Antur/Afonydd • Dringo • Ogofa … a llawer mwy! Addysgol: Mae ein gweithgareddau’n cefnogi canlyniadau addysgol yn y cwricwlwm newydd i Gymru, gan gynnwys y pedwar diben a’r chwe maes dysgu a phrofiad –perffaith i ddisgyblion cynradd. Mae tîm arbennig y Storey Arms yn gymwys a phrofiadol iawn ym mhob agwedd ar addysg awyr agored. Byddant yn eich addysgu am sut i fwynhau natur yn gynaliadwy, dillad priodol i’w gwisgo yn yr awyr agored, a phopeth am hanes naturiol y parc. _____________________________________________________________________________ Storey Arms is a residential outdoor centre offering a range of high quality outdoor educational activities in the beautiful landscape of the Brecon Beacons, just 50 minutes from Cardiff. We cater for day visits as well as residential stays ranging from overnight, weekends and up to five days/four nights visits. We are situated in an official UNESCO Global Geopark, a unified area of significant geological heritage. We are also situated right in the heart of the Brecon Beacons International Dark Sky Reserve - making it the perfect outdoor classroom for star gazing when the sky is clear. Activities: Lots of activities on offer including: • Forest Walks • Hill Walking • Stand Up Paddle Boarding • Canoeing • Adventure/ River Walking • Climbing • Caving … and loads more! Educational: Our activities complement educational outcomes found in the new curriculum for Wales including the four purposes and the six areas of learning and experience – perfect for primary school pupils. The fantastic Storey Arms team are highly qualified and experienced in delivering all aspects of outdoor education. They’ll teach you how to enjoy nature sustainably, appropriate clothing to wear in the outdoors and all about the natural history of the park.
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19 Dec
Elklan: Speech and Language Support for 5-11s a 5 day intensive course for primary school teachers/teaching assistants
Priority 3 - Inclusion, Safeguarding & Promoting Wellbeing. Speech, Language and Communication
07
07 Jan
LNST Cardiff Literacy Intervention Programme (CLIP) - Reading
This course brings together the key aspects of the relevant LNST modules and gives school staff the skills they need to create, deliver and manage bespoke reading interventions for their primary-aged pupils, particularly those at Stage 2 of the Graduated Response. In line with the forthcoming ALN reforms, it is expected that the interventions are driven by the Teacher and supported by a suitably trained Teaching Assistant. Small group intervention should be followed up in the classroom. A maximum of 4 places can be booked; at least 1 Teacher/SENCo and ALNCo must attend. Following the training, there is an expectation that TAs deliver a small group intervention. The first half-day will outline the assessment, planning and teaching processes. The second half-day is a follow up sessions for attendees the CLIP Reading AND CLIP Writing Courses and will provide opportunities to analyse the data collected, address any issues that have arisen and share good practice. Mae'r cwrs hwn yn cysylltu'r elfennau allweddol o’r modiwlau LNST ac yn rhoi’r sgiliau perthnasol i staff sydd eu hangen arnynt i greu, cyflwyno a rheoli ymyraethau darllen pwrpasol ar gyfer eu disgyblion oed cynradd, yn enwedig y rheiny yng Ngham 2 yr ymateb graddedig. Yn unol â'r diwygiadau ADY sydd i ddod, disgwylir i'r ymyrraeth gael eu gyrru gan yr athro a'u cefnogi gan gynorthwyydd dysgu sydd wedi'i hyfforddi'n briodol. Dylid dilyn i fyny ar yr ymyrraeth grwp bach yn nol yn yr ystafell ddosbarth. Gellir archebu uchafswm o 4 lle; Rhaid i o leiaf 1 athro ac ALNCo fod yn bresennol. Yn dilyn yr hyfforddiant, mae disgwyl i CD ddarparu ymyriad grwp bach. Bydd yr hanner diwrnod cyntaf yn amlinellu'r prosesau asesu, cynllunio ac addysgu. Mae'r ail hanner diwrnod yn sesiwn dilynol ar gyfer y rhai sydd wedi mynychu’r cwrs ‘CLIP Reading’ a ‘CLIP Writing’ ac mi fydd yn cynnig cyfleoedd i ddadansoddi'r data a gesglir, mynd i'r afael ag unrhyw faterion sydd wedi codi a rhannu arfer da.
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07 Jan
LNST Cardiff Literacy Intervention Programme (CLIP) - Writing
This course brings together the key aspects of the relevant LNST modules and gives school staff the skills they need to create, deliver and manage bespoke writing interventions for their primary-aged pupils, particularly those at Stage 2 of the Graduated Response. In line with the forthcoming ALN reforms, it is expected that the interventions are driven by the Teacher and supported by a suitably trained Teaching Assistant. Small group intervention should be followed up in the classroom. A maximum of 4 places can be booked; at least 1 Teacher/SENCo and ALNCo must attend. Following the training, there is an expectation that TAs deliver a small group intervention. The first half-day will outline the assessment, planning and teaching processes. The second half-day is a follow up session for attendees of the CLIP Reading AND CLIP Writing Courses and will provide opportunities to analyse the data collected, address any issues that have arisen and share good practice. Mae'r cwrs hwn yn cysylltu elfennau allweddol o’r modiwlau LNST ac yn rhoi’r sgiliau perthnasol i staff sydd eu hangen arnynt i greu, cyflwyno a rheoli ymyraethau darllen pwrpasol ar gyfer eu disgyblion oed cynradd, yn enwedig y rheiny yng Ngham 2 yr ymateb graddedig. Yn unol â'r diwygiadau ADY sydd i ddod, disgwylir i'r ymyrraeth gael eu gyrru gan yr athro a'u cefnogi gan gynorthwyydd dysgu sydd wedi'i hyfforddi'n briodol. Dylid dilyn i fyny ar yr ymyrraeth grwp bach yn nol yn yr ystafell ddosbarth. Gellir archebu uchafswm o 4 lle; Rhaid i o leiaf 1 athro ac ALNCo fod yn bresennol. Yn dilyn yr hyfforddiant, mae disgwyl i’r Cynorthwywyr Dysgu ddarparu ymyrraeth grwp bach. Bydd yr hanner diwrnod cyntaf yn amlinellu'r prosesau asesu, cynllunio ac addysgu. Mae'r ail hanner diwrnod yn sesiwn dilynol ar gyfer y rhai sydd wedi mynychu’r cwrs ‘CLIP Reading’ a ‘CLIP Writing’ ac mi fydd yn cynnig cyfleoedd i ddadansoddi'r data a gesglir, dod i'r afael ag unrhyw faterion sydd wedi codi a rhannu arfer da.
07
07 Jan
Maths Factor
The course comprises of 4 half day training sessions and regular in-school support from a Specialist Teacher over a term. It is designed for a school based teaching assistant and a group of identified pupils and will support the school to increase its capacity to teach pupils with numeracy difficulties in line with the National Numeracy Framework. Although the training sessions are for the teaching assistant who will be delivering the programme there is an expectation that a school based link teacher (SENCo or Maths Co-ordinator) attends the first session alongside the TA so that there is a clear understanding of what the requirements of the programme. (The link teacher does not have to book a place) The cost covers up to two TAs The Maths Factor handbook is free to SLA schools as a PDF via email. The cost of the PDF handbook via email for Cardiff non SLA schools is £50 and for out of county schools the cost is £100 Mae'r cwrs yn cynnwys 4 sesiwn hyfforddi (hanner diwrnod) a chymorth rheolaidd yn yr ysgol gan athro arbenigol dros gyfnod o dymor. Mae wedi'i gynllunio ar gyfer cynorthwywyr dysgu mewn ysgolion ynghyd a grwp o ddisgyblion a nodwyd. Bydd yr hyfforddiant hefyd yn cefnogi’r ysgol i gynyddu ei gallu i addysgu disgyblion ag anawsterau rhifedd yn unol â'r Fframwaith Rhifedd Cenedlaethol. Er bod y sesiynau hyfforddi ar gyfer y cynorthwyydd dysgu a fydd yn darparu'r rhaglen mae yna ddisgwyliad i athro cyswllt yn yr ysgol (CADY neu gydlynydd mathemateg) i fynychu'r sesiwn gyntaf wrth ochr y CD fel bod yna ddealltwriaeth glir o beth yw gofynion y rhaglen. (Nid oes rhaid i'r athro cyswllt archebu lle). Mae'r gost ar gyfer dau CD Mae'r llawlyfr Ffactor Mathemateg yn rhad ac am ddim i ysgolion SLA fel PDF drwy e-bost. Cost y llawlyfr PDF (trwy e-bost) i ysgolion sydd ddim yn rhan o SLA Caerdydd yw £50 a'r gost i ysgolion y tu allan i'r Sir yw £100.
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13 Jan
ALNCo Forum Zone 1,2,3,4,5&6: January // Parth 1,2,3,4,5 a 6 Fforwm Cydlynwyr ADY: Ionawr
Bydd bob Fforwm yn dilyn fformat tebyg: AM 8.30 – 9.15 Rhwydweithio â marchnad 9.15 – 9.30 Croesawu, diweddariadau ac atgoffa cyfranogwyr o’r thema 9.30 – 10.00 Astudiaeth Achos Ysgol mewn perthynas â’r thema 10.00 – 10.30 Ymateb y Gwasanaeth Cynhwysiant i’r thema 10.30 – 10.50 Egwyl 10.50 – 11.15 Cyflwyniad gwadd mewn perthynas â’r thema 11.15 – 11.45 Uwchsgilio Staff Addysgu 11.45 – 12.00 Slot Agored/Holi ac Ateb PM 13.00 – 15.30 Gweithdai Arweinwyr Clystyrau/Grwpiau Tasg a Gorffen Themâu: Medi: Mapio Darpariaeth/DDY Cadeirydd: Jennie Hughes & Kassia Morris/Janet Palmer Tachwedd: ADYTA ac Ymateb Graddedig Cadeirydd: Cath Keegan-Smith & Kassia Morris Chwefror: Diffinio ADY a Rôl y Cydlynydd ADY Cadeirydd: Amanda Bamsey & Hester Richardson Mawrth: Gwaith papur gan gynnwys CDP Cadeirydd: Kelly Vanstone & Claire Bridges Mehefin: ADYTA a’r Cwricwlwm Newydd Cadeirydd: Chris Alders & Amanda Bamsey Mehefin/Gorfennaf: Cysoni Tasgau/Blaengynllunio ar gyfer mis Medi 2020 Cadeirydd: Anne Hodgson/Jan Frost ____________________________________________________________________________ Each Forum will follow a similar format: AM 8.30 – 9.15 Network with a market place 9.15 – 9.30 Welcome, updates and recap theme 9.30 – 10.00 School Case Study related to theme 10.00 – 10.30 Inclusion Service response to theme 10.30 – 10.50 Break 10.50 – 11.15 Guest presentation in relation to theme 11.15 – 11.45 Upskilling Teaching Staff 11.45 – 12.00 Open Slot/Q&A PM 13.00 – 15.30 Cluster Lead Workshops/Task & Finish Groups Themes: September: Provision Mapping/ALP Chair: Jennie Hughes & Kassia Morris/Janet Palmer November: ALNET & Graduated Response Chair: Cath Keegan-Smith & Kassia Morris February: Defining ALN & The Role of ALNCo Chair: Amanda Bamsey & Hester Richardson March: Paperwork Including IDPs Chair: Kelly Vanstone & Claire Bridges June: ALNET & New Curriculum Chair: Chris Alders & Amanda Bamsey June/July: Consolidating Tasks/2020 Planning Chair: Anne Hodgson/Jan Frost