How to Measure Character(MCH01)

Provider: Osiris Educational
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Description - A proven approach to monitor and measure character - The expert’s guide to embed character in your School Improvement Plan - How to show your school’s success in developing: Tolerance Grit Resilience - Tools to observe and report on pupils’ character
Duration 9:30-3:30

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Categories Primary, Secondary, Leadership and Management, Management, Out of school
Learning outcomes for participants/users and, where relevant, pupils or students

Why character education is top of the education agenda in 2015

  • Ofsted: how inspectors will judge character development
  • Funding: the most effective ways to spend the Character education grant & Pupil Premium
  • Research: how to measure non-cognitive skills, from Seligman to Duckworth and Layard
Evidence underpinning this approach

A guide to assessing character (without testing students)

  • Define what character is:

Tolerance, independence, creativity, resilience, curiosity & confidence

  • Communicate this effectively to pupils, staff and parents
  • Embed character development into:

The mainstream curriculum, extracurricular activities & co-curricular opportunities (voluntary and community work)

  • Engage parents as partners in raising resilient children
  • Encourage teachers to model positive character traits and attitudes
  • Instil grit and resililence into reluctant pupils
  • Observe and report on pupils’ character development
How users/participants can evaluate success

High-impact tools and resources to share with staff

  • A framework for developing pupil character
  • Ideas to embed character into programmes of study
  • Strategies to partner with businesses to bring character alive
  • Lesson and assembly ideas to:

Promote a growth mindset & give pupils skills for life

Follow-up activities and support

Presenter details: Mike Buchanan is the Headteacher at one of England’s top schools. He has
implemented a highly successful approach to developing and measuring character. This approach has led to a high level of pupils progressing to the world’s top universities. Mike has recently become one of just 137 National Leaders of Education in the country.

Associated Files File_icon JUN115_N_MCH_S.pdf

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