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Effective Formative Assessment

March 30, 2022 11:15 am Published by

Effective formative assessment provides clear information about what has been learned, and this session will home in on a range of useful techniques and strategies that can be used to ensure learning is appropriately checked and... [Read More]

Questioning Techniques

February 11, 2022 10:13 am Published by

This session will cover the importance of asking the correct question at the correct time in order to effectively assess learning, stimulate the classroom and facilitate the long-term assimilation of information.  The session is... [Read More]

Inspiring Induction Practices

August 12, 2021 11:06 am Published by

When a learner induction programme works well, staff reap the benefits all year as the perfect conditions for success are established at the start of the learner journey. The overarching aim of the session is to develop the... [Read More]

Learning Outcomes for Independent Learning

August 12, 2021 11:02 am Published by

Imagine a class full of expert, independent learners who love learning. Does this sound like teaching Utopia? If you want to learn how to live this dream, this session will offer guidance and support on how to achieve this concept. It... [Read More]

Assessment and the Art of Lazy Teaching

August 12, 2021 10:55 am Published by

Typical inspection issues often involve teachers not effectively checking learning that has taken place, thus not knowing if learners have understood or retained prior learning. As a result, not all learners make the progress they are... [Read More]

Planning for Assessment

July 27, 2021 7:41 pm Published by

This session will introduce participants to individualised approaches to learning, using ILPs to personalise learning effectively. Planning for assessment throughout a learner’s journey, from their initial starting point through... [Read More]

Know, Understand, Remember

July 27, 2021 7:41 pm Published by

This interactive and informative session will highlight the importance of structure, scaffolding and sequencing when planning for learning. There will be a particular emphasis on the appropriate structuring of learning and the benefits... [Read More]

Apprenticeship Standards in Action

July 27, 2021 7:40 pm Published by

The training offers attendees an opportunity to unpick the apprenticeship standards relevant to their subject area. Resources to support high-quality provision for an apprentice’s journey, from recruitment and initial starting... [Read More]

Using Pace Effectively

July 27, 2021 7:40 pm Published by

Good pacing of a session will create the feeling that the lesson is moving along at just the right speed for each learner, and if students remain engaged, there is less time for any off-task behaviour.  This session, aimed at teachers,... [Read More]

Coaching for Success

July 27, 2021 7:40 pm Published by

This programme aims to break down the main elements of coaching and the empowerment a coaching culture can offer individuals at all levels within an organisation. Implementing a culture of coaching within organisations has been known to... [Read More]