Online Booking for Courses & Conferences
In 2017–2018 over 1,500 IAPS members of staff attended our courses and conferences. We endeavour to provide and deliver the best value and quality at all our events, and we continue to receive excellent feedback from delegates on our courses as a whole. Comments are always welcome and valuable to help us reflect, plan and prepare future courses, and we hope that you find this year’s programme of events beneficial and relevant.
You can also download a copy of our 2018-19 Courses and Conferences Brochure
Learning Beyond the Classroom
30 Apr 2019
This course will be interactive, practical and hands on, focusing on curriculum-based teaching and learning using simple methods and low/no cost resources
Members' Induction (by invitation only)
in Leamington Spa
30 Apr 2019
New members will be introduced to the structure and organisation of IAPS, to give an insight into the work of HQ and the services on offer to members and their schools.
Classics for All
01 May 2019
This year’s course will focus on best practice in Classics teaching, with practical workshops on classroom instruction and techniques, preparation for 13+ examinations, and means of exporting Classical Civilisation into other parts of the school curriculum. Includes ample opportunity throughout the day for the sharing of resources and ideas among speakers and delegates alike.
ICT: Coding and Internet Safety
02 May 2019
The day will look at how internet safety can become part of a school's culture: delegates will have the opportunity to look at different ways to introduce or extend coding within their classroom in a hands-on and practical day.
08 May 2019
This course is designed to help schools understand the Education Quality Compliance Inspection process and how they can best prepare themselves, their staff and governors for such an inspection.
Science: Enhancing Scientific Learning in EYFS and KS1
14 May 2019
Providing a host of practical ideas and activities that can be used in the early years and KS1 to develop an Understanding of the World area of the foundation stage curriculum and National Curriculum for Science in KS1.
Art: Plastic Recycled Sculpture Workshop
15 May 2019
This practical course will hear from presenters using recycled materials and the theme of fish and how this can be used practically. Expect to have a great time!
Aspiring Deputy Heads
in Leamington Spa
20 - 21 May 2019
Residential course designed to equip staff who are aiming to become Deputy Heads in preparatory schools.
Pre Prep: ICT with Mr P - Raising Standards in Writing using Technology
22 May 2019
Lee Parkinson is a primary school teacher who specialises in the use of technology to raise standards across the curriculum. His training and INSET provides teachers with a wealth of knowledge on the most engaging and inspiring ways to improve standards in Literacy, Numeracy and the NEW primary curriculum using modern technology.
Annual Deputy Heads and Directors of Studies Conference
11 Jun 2019
This annual conference for members of SMT offers the opportunity to reflect on school strategy and education issues as well as network with those who hold similar SMT roles in other IAPS schools from far afield.