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AfC Virtual School

Virtual School for the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames, the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames
& the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead

Foster Carer Training

AfC Virtual School provides support and training to Foster Carers and Carers to enable them to better support the educational progress of their young person.

We are at the end of the phone for ad hoc enquiries, attend meetings in Fostering on request and organise annual Foster Carer Conferences. 

We cover a range of issues including ePEPs, Pupil Premium, strategies to promote and support learning and updates on National Research and Virtual School interventions and services.  We invite Guest Speakers to give insights into different aspects of the education of CIC.


Date: Tuesday 4th Dec
Time: 10-2pm
Venue: Twickenham Training Centre, 53 Grimwood Road, TW1 1BY

This training focuses on supporting the education of children in care and will include:

  • Fostering a positive relationship with schools
  • The role of the carer in the PEP
  • Home-learning strategies
  • Behaviour management techniques

Please put this date in your diary and we look forward to seeing you!

Date for your diary: Thurs 31st Jan - FC (R&K) Managing Challenging Behaviour- 10:00 to 2:00 pm

“Excellent, I will recommend to my colleagues.  Everything was lovely, the people..friendly, Virtual School Team were very professional...” Foster Carer


Click here to access the Course Enrolment Form.