|Provider Rating||(from 35 reviews)|
|Description||The Engaged Learner is a new CPD course from tutor2u that is packed full of practical ideas and resources to improve the quality of teaching and learning within every classroom. This course is suitable for all teachers across the curriculum (Key stage 3, 4 and 5)|
|Categories||Secondary, Leadership and Management, Teaching and Learning, Sciences, Mathematics / Numeracy, Further education, 14-19, KS3, KS4, Arts, Business / Economics, Computing / ICT, English / Literacy, Health and care, Hospitality and Leisure, Humanities, Languages, PE / Sport, Technology, Management, Teaching staff, CPD Leader, Advanced Skills Teacher, Excellent Teacher, Main-scale (core) teacher, Newly Qualified Teacher, Non-practising teacher, Post-threshold Teacher, Pupil mentor, Supply / Peripatetic teacher, Trainnee (pre-QTS) teacher, Teacher trainer, CPD Leadership, Assessment, Subject Knowledge, Out of school, Physics, Biology, Chemistry, Earth Science / Geology, Collaborative Learning, PSHE, There are approaches to support pupils working together, Tasks are designed carefully so that working together is effective and efficient, There are opportunities to make use of competition between groups to support pupils in working together more effectively within their group, Provides approaches that encourage lower achieving pupils to talk and articulate their thinking in collaborative tasks , Ofsted|
|Learning outcomes for participants/users and, where relevant, pupils or students||
The Engaged Learner will provide teachers with an amazing collection of resources and strategies that can be used immediately within the classroom allowing teachers to deliver more creative, effective and outstanding lessons
During the day we will be looking at:
|Evidence underpinning this approach||
All resources and approaches have been actively used in classrooms across the UK, UAE and Far East Asia. Tutor2u have consistently received positive feedback via direct email and twitter on how the resources have been used and have helped to enliven lessons and promote a positive learning environment.
|How users/participants can evaluate success||
Success of the event is constantly monitored throughout the day through discussion with delegates. Following the event delegates are encouraged to contact the team directly to evaluate the event and materials provided.
|Follow-up activities and support||
The tutor2u team are happy to offer support to attendees as required. The tutor2u Linkedin group and twitter feed (@tutor2u) provide an excellent platform for collaboration and sharing best practice.
Programme for the Engaged Learner
Session 1 - 10.15-11 Inspire and Engage
Creative starters and bellwork activities to challenge student thinking, create a buzz and get students prepared for the lesson ahead!
Session 2 - 11.15-11.30 Q Tips
Effective questioning techniques to turbo charge learning in the classroom
11.30 – 11.45 Coffee
Session 3 - 11.45 – 12.15 Engaging ICT
Successful, fun approaches using PowerPoint games to test knowledge and inspire learning.
Session 4 - 12.15 -1.00 pm Iceberg Thinking
Great resources and approaches to develop higher order thinking and collaborative learning
1.00-1.45 Lunch and network
Session 5 – 1.45 -2.15 pm Punchy Plenaries!
High impact ideas and resources to check learner progress against learner outcomes
Session 6 - 2.15 – 2.45 Talking Toolkit
Top approaches to asking questions to deepen understanding and learning
Session 7 - 2.45 -3.15 In the Deep
Strategies to develop independent learning and higher order thinking
All delegates will receive a folder and disk with over 40 resources and ideas to promote effective teaching and learning. They include
Think Pair Share
Beat the Parachutes
Connections Learning Grid
Let’s Play Golf
Think Write Talk
Yes No Game
10 Quick Ways to Engage
Beat the teacher
Don’t Repeat Ronnie
Key word Scrabble
Thinking Skills Bingo
Day at the Races
This course does not have any pre-booked dates available. Please contact the provider directly to arrange this training.