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These courses will ensure that those responsible for teaching Functional Skills are conversant with effective practice and have the confidence to teach Functional Skills maths and/or Englsih to learners with skills below Level 2 and to support their achievement.
Are you looking for practical ideas and approaches to help your learners to succeed in maths and English? The Shaping Success CPD offer from the Education and Training Foundation includes a range of courses and webinars to help you develop your practice and improve learner outcomes.
Friday 23rd November, Kirklees College, Huddersfield & Friday 30th November, Ramside Hall Hotel, Durham. Do you teach, manage or support maths, English and/or digital skills? If so, these events are for you! Essential updates on functional skills and phonics; the latest on digital approaches to teaching, learning and assessment; CPD Workshops and great networking opportunities!
An update on current CPD opportunities available to support your personal skills and teaching approaches, and to help you and your organisation improve outcomes in maths and English.
These interactive lunchtime webinars will support your teaching approach and personal skills, and help you and your organisation improve outcomes in maths and English. Topics include: Digital approaches for maths and English study skills and assessment; Using multimedia with maths and English learners; Assessment and tracking in maths and English; and Using ETF resources and support to develop your English and maths delivery. A limited number of FREE places are available - find out more and book now!
Are you looking for practical ideas and approaches to keep your learners motivated? The Education and Training Foundation are offering a range of CPD opportunities that will help you improve learner motivation, engagement and achievement.
Would you like to become familiar with effective practice in assessment and tracking for maths and English? This webinar will give you the opportunity to explore an Assessment for Learning (AfL) framework and will help you understand the principles behind the effective practice guidelines for assessment and tracking in maths and English.
Sign up now for this fully funded event! You'll have the chance to try some of the activities from the CPD courses offered by the Education and Training Foundation, get advice and guidance on the best courses to meet your needs, find out about the free support available to you and network with your peers.
These online taster sessions aim to increase your knowledge and confidence to better support learners with dyslexia, autism and hearing impairments.
These seven interactive webinars are suitable for a range of staff including assessors, work-based supervisors, trainers, instructors, employers and managers involved in developing maths and English for apprentices and vocational learners.
Education Scotland, Glasgow City Council and SCILT (Scotland's National Centre for Languages) have produced a free online learning opportunity highlighting the benefits of bilingualism and practical strategies that teachers everywhere can use to promote and support bilingualism in their classrooms.
This is a free, introductory online module which aims to provide practitioners with an improved awareness of what dyslexia is, its impact, how it is assessed in different contexts and how it can be supported within an inclusive learning environment.