Course code Price Keystage(s) Presented by
  • £165 (LCC Fee)
  • £165 (Ext Fee)
KS3; KS4; Post16
  • Helen Monaghan (Secondary Mathematics Consultant)
Suitable for: Heads of Department, Subject Leaders, Teachers, Lead teacher, LTA

Course Objectives

• To identify reasons why some student groups under perform
• To consider how data and intervention can be used to impact positively on progress
• To use research to consider wider strategies to support disadvantaged and PP students in making good progress

Gaps in attainment between disadvantaged and non-disadvantaged students continue to be a concern across the country. The government has identified this as a key area for development in ensuring outcomes and opportunities for all our young people are comparable no matter what their background.

This course looks at ways to help students from disadvantaged backgrounds perform as well as their peers in mathematics. It considers both long term and shorter term strategies.

Who should attend: This course is aimed at mathematics teachers in the secondary phase.

This course can be booked as part of the ‘Book three get the fourth for free’. This offer applies only to full day Secondary specific courses for English, Maths, Science, Learning and Teaching which are marked as such. Network meetings and Senior Leader briefings are NOT included in this offer. The discount will be applied at the point the fourth place or course from your school is booked. This offer runs through the academic year 2019-20 only. To take advantage of this offer please email with the four courses and delegate names and we will discount the fourth place.

Course options.
Option A: This course is available as a stand alone course at the usual cost of £165 OR delegates can take advantage of reduced price follow up support:
Option B: Total cost- £460 (10% reduction) Course plus consultant delivery of the key course messages as a twilight to staff
Option C:Total cost- £400 (14% reduction) Course plus bespoke half day consultancy to follow up and support development and implementation back in school.

The consultancy might focus on:
• Working with a department to identify and prioritise students for intervention
• Helping a department identify appropriate intervention strategies for your cohorts

If you wish to take advantage of this offer please register for the course as normal and email Alison Kenyon at It is possible to upgrade to these options after the course.

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Contact us

Lancashire Professional Development Service
The Centre for Learning Excellence
Woodlands Conference Centre
Southport Road

Tel: 01257 516100