Donaldson Readiness Workshops

Strategic support for Senior & Middle Leaders

5 Key Actions towards Donaldson Readiness - 26/06/18

A workshop for Senior Leaders that will cover:



  • How to set your strategic vision for preparation for the new curriculum
  • What structural changes are needed within your school to accommodate the new curriculum
  • Using the preparation phase strategically to improve standards of teaching & learning
  • A step by step guide to supporting all staff to feel confident with their own preparation
  • How to balance current accountability measures with the demands of innovation


Date: June 26th 2018 Venue: Welsh ICE Campus, Caerphilly Cost: £295 per delegate

Discounts are available for multiple bookings. Email enquiries@impact.wales to reserve your place.

Embedding the 4 Purposes of Curriculum for Wales - 05/07/18

A workshop for senior and middle leaders that will cover:


  • The self-evaluation process - how well are you already at addressing the 4 purposes?
  • What the research says about the most effective ways to develop the kind of pupils outlined within the 4 purposes
  • Practical teaching and learning models to individualise and trial in your school
  • Creation of a 4 Purposes Toolkit that addresses your pupils' needs in line with Successful Futures



Date: July 5th 2018 Venue: Welsh ICE Campus, Caerphilly Cost: £295 per delegate

Discounts are available for multiple bookings. Email enquiries@impact.wales to reserve your place.

Donaldson Readiness Workshops

Tuesday, June 26th, 9:30am-3pm

Welsh ICE Campus, Caerphilly, UK

Caerphilly, Wales

Complete an RSVP to attend any of the dates below. We will contact you with further details and booking forms.


  • 5 Actions Towards Donaldson Readiness - 26/06/18 - Caerphilly - £295 per delegate
  • Embedding the 4 Purposes in your Curriculum - 05/07/18 - Caerphilly - £295 per delegate


Discounts are available for multiple bookings.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

What people say about our support

"Hugely useful to my role. It has given me lots to think about in terms of writing and developing a workable action plan. You have a clear-sighted and uncomplicated approach to breaking things down! If only we could have more, more, more!" - Anna Parfitt - Assistant Head Teacher Cwmcarn High School


"Excellent! Thank you for enlightening us and giving us food for thought." Melissa Armishaw Deputy Headteacher Machen Primary


"This was genuinely one of the most useful courses I have attended in 20 years of teaching!" Clare Woodfine, Literacy Coordinator, Aberdare Community School

About Us

Who are we? - We are Finola & Jane, Literacy & Numeracy specialists, with 35+ years of teaching, training & leadership experience between us.

Can you trust us? - We have both worked for Welsh Government supporting schools & senior leaders across Wales. We have held senior leadership posts, delivered support to strategic education advisers, and published curriculum support guidance with Oxford University Publishing...but if you need to know more visit our website for testimonials from schools we've worked with.

Why should you book our support? - Put simply, because we believe in impact. We do exactly what our name suggests. Our workshop keeps things simple and ensures school actions really work. Our focus is always on delivering measurable impact for pupils