Training for spiritual, moral, social and cultural development in schools
SMSC.org.uk now recommends Mike Simmonds, Education Consultant for bespoke training for school staff and/or for governors.
An experienced educator and motivational speaker/trainer he is able to lead your INSET or twilight session(s) to engage in a basic understanding of SMSC across the curriculum and/or developing a whole school approach. Amongst the areas that can be covered are:
- Your school values and SMSC
- Defining SMSC in your school
- Planning for SMSC
- 5 key elements of spiritual development
- What if learning reinforcing the schools values
All sessions include high quality visuals, professional input, discussion, activities and a password protected and bespoke web page from which resources relevant to the session can be downloaded.
Costs vary according to the time booked. You might want to budget in the area of up to £500 for a whole day with reductions for half a day or a twilight session. Travel from south Essex and overnight accommodation will be extra as appropriate. Some schools make arrangements for other schools to share training or arrange the same or following day to share some costs.