Ready, Set, Teach! CPD day for trainee geography teachers

Provider: Royal Geographical Society (with IBG)
£25.00 (no VAT on this item) Members
£40.00 (no VAT on this item) Non Members

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Description This conference for current trainee teachers and those starting teacher training later in the year will be fundamental in preparing delegates for life in a busy geography department. A fantastic way to start thinking about CPD! Date: Friday 18 July 2014. Venue: RGS-IBG London
Duration 10.00pm - 4.00pm

Royal Geographical Society (with IBG)'s website
Categories Secondary, Higher, Teaching and Learning, 14-19, KS3, KS4, Humanities, Teaching staff, Newly Qualified Teacher, Teacher trainer, Personal Development, Cross-curricular Themes, Work-life Balance, Global dimension, Health and Safety, Outdoor Activities, Sustainable Development, Assessment, Bilingual Support / EAL, Behaviour for Learning, Diversity, Gifted and Talented, Inclusion, Personalised Learning, SEND, Subject Knowledge, Classroom Management, Out of school
Learning outcomes for participants/users and, where relevant, pupils or students

About the day

9.30 – 10.00 Registration

10.00-10.05 Welcome to the RGS-IBG: Steve Brace, RGS-IBG

10.05—10.25 How the RGS-IBG can support you as a trainee teacher: Claire Wheeler, RGS-IBG
Find out about the RGS-IBG’s free online resources, CPD programme and more

10.25—11.15   Getting your teaching from good to outstanding: Graham Goldup, Cardinal Newman Catholic School
Based on the Ofsted (2012) criteria this session will explore practical strategies that will help you deliver high quality, rigorous, well-resourced Geography lessons

11.15—11.30 Tea and coffee

11.30—12.30 Leading local fieldwork: Shireen Gardee, RGS-IBG
Helping you to plan fieldwork in the school grounds and local area, looking at practical examples and creative fieldwork ideas

12.30—13.00 Choice of two workshops

1) How to get the best from your teacher training: Claire Wheeler, RGS-IBG
Find out what to expect both in and out of the classroom and how to get the best from the training. 
Top tips for how to impress at your placement schools

2) How to be the perfect NQT: Graham Goldup, Cardinal Newman Catholic School
Some top tips to kick start your career and some practical help and guidance for fitting in to your new department

13.00 –13.40 A sandwich lunch will be provided

13.40—14.40 Enquiries in the new curriculum: Graham Goldup, Cardinal Newman Catholic School
Using a variety of contemporary geographical case studies and a range of resources, this workshop session will help you plan and deliver high quality enquiries that will challenge your Key Stage 3 students to think

14.40 – 15.40 Embedding GIS into your teaching: Shireen Gardee, RGS-IBG
A demonstration of Esri ArcGIS online and some guidance about how to fully embed GIS activities into your curriculum

15.40-16.00 Question and Answer panel with our speakers – please bring your questions and queries along


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