Winter Learning Festival 2023-24
The West Alliance week will take place between Feb 5 and 9th 2024. We are planning 6 sessions in total. Check out the DRAFT programme attached below. There are sign-up details available already for two of our online sessions.
Where to sign up
1. Considering Working Memory in CLD practice
An online session sharing knowledge on working memory and how it can impact on learners’ ability to perform everyday activities. Hosted by Inverclyde Council’s CLD team
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve a place (25 max)
2. How ‘Participative’ is your PB?
An online session on CLD approaches to Participatory Budgeting from East Renfrewshire Council’s CLD team. PB approaches in ERC were recently highlighted as practice worth sharing by HMI.
3. Multiply – Sharing CLD experiences and best practice
A face to face session on what’s been learned so far from the Multiply Programme in the West region. Hosted by Glasgow Life and co-delivered by West Alliance members.
Venue: The Emirates Arena, Glasgow, G40 3HG
4. CLD approaches to youth employability
An online session focusing on the Thrive Programme which supports 16-24 year olds in West Dunbartonshire to progress towards employment. Hosted by the Working4U team.
5. Critical Reflection using the CLD Values
This online participatory workshop will explore a range of critical reflection tools for use by CLD staff and volunteers. Participants will explore how to use CLD values to ask key questions about our practice at an individual and also at a group level. Hosted by the Inverclyde CLD team.
10am – 11.30am
6. ESOL Family Play – The Glasgow Life Approach
An online session focusing on family learning approaches with families in Glasgow. Hosted by Glasgow Life’s Family Learning team.