Teaching Assistant Training

Provider: Technology To Teach
£60.00 + VAT

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Description Are you a teaching assistant on a temporary contract or working for a supply agency and want to enhance your skills when supporting teachers in the classroom? Then this course is for you. It will be held during the half term holidays so that you will not need to lose any working days during the Spring or Summer Term
Duration 1 Day
Website

Technology To Teach's website

http://www.technologytoteach.co.uk/courses/teaching-assistant-training
Categories Primary, Teaching and Learning, Mathematics / Numeracy, KS1, KS2, English / Literacy, Support Staff, Learning Support, Pupil Support, Other support staff, Assessment, Bilingual Support / EAL, Behaviour for Learning, Diversity, Gifted and Talented, Inclusion, Personalised Learning, SEND, Subject Knowledge, Classroom Management, Out of school, Teaching Assistants, Identifies activities where TAs can support learning, rather than managing tasks, Provides support and training for teachers and TAs on how to work collaboratively , Ensures that teachers do not reduce their support or input to the pupils supported by TAs , Evaluates the impact of different strategies for deploying TAs
Learning outcomes for participants/users and, where relevant, pupils or students

Are you a teaching assistant on a temporary contract or working for a supply agency and want to enhance your skills when supporting teachers in the classroom? Then this course is for you. It will be held during the half term holidays so that you will not need to lose any working days during the Spring or Summer Term

Cost of the course £60

Areas Covered:

  • Introduction to the new primary curriculum.
  • Working with children during the literacy and numeracy hour.
  • Working with children who have complex needs such as autism - some tips to help you feel confident when working with these children.
  • Working with children who have English as an additional language - some tips and resources that you can use.
  • How formative assessment works and how you can support the class teacher.
  • How technology can support all children.

 

As with all our courses, you will be provided with technology ideas and resources that can support your back in school.

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How users/participants can evaluate success

Evaluation during and at the end of the session. There will also be a follow up questionnaire approximately eight weeks after the session for participants to evaluate any impact when they have worked in a school.

Follow-up activities and support

Participants will be encouraged to join an online social network group but this is voluntary

Details

Start is at 9.30 through to 4pm. Course deliverer is Maggie Morrissey who is an experienced primary school teacher, ICT coordinator and primary science specialist. She is also a member of ASE and Naace. More details about her experience can be found here

http://www.technologytoteach.co.uk/profile/maggie-morrissey

This course does not have any pre-booked dates available. Please contact the provider directly to arrange this training.