AS and A Level Textiles(ALEVELtex)

Provider: Julie Boyd

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Description Various courses aimed at teachers of D&T A level Textiles. Courses include a focus on key elements of the AS & A2 specification as well as tried & tested teaching & learning strategies that raise student achievement. Courses are available for both the older specifications as well as the new ones starting in 2017.
Duration 1 day

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Categories Secondary, Further education, 14-19, Technology, Advanced Skills Teacher, Excellent Teacher, Main-scale (core) teacher, Newly Qualified Teacher, Post-threshold Teacher, Trainnee (pre-QTS) teacher, Head of Department / Faculty, Gifted and Talented, Personalised Learning, Subject Knowledge, Out of school
Learning outcomes for participants/users and, where relevant, pupils or students
  • Aimed at teachers who lack knowledge and confidence in teaching A level D&T Textiles
  • Courses available for both the older specification as well as the new 2017 specifications
  • Exact content depends on the course selected but example content includes how to structure a course, key areas to prioritise, tips & ideas on making learning more interesting & interactive
  • The use of Blooms Taxonomy & De Bono’s Thinking Hats to develop higher level thinking skills & the use of higher level thinking skills in relation to exam technique
  • The course will include a free teaching and learning resources pack to take away with you 
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Follow-up activities and support

Email support is available for delegates using the techniques & ideas outlined in the course back in their classroom



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