Thinking Skills Events

Understanding Physics in a Day – Intensive Course or Revision Session
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Physics is probably the most badly taught and misunderstood subject of all.  It is usually delivered by non-specialists who lack the deep conceptual knowledge needed to create clarity in the minds of learners. Many students are taught simply how to solve problems mathematically if their numeracy skills are good enough. This leads to the appearance...
Mantle of the Expert Workshop – Barcelona
Expired
31st May 2018
Barcelona
The Mantle of the Expert approach is about making learning exciting and meaningful to children. The idea is to create an imaginary context where the students are cast as an expert team with a job to do – rescue an injured climber, excavate an Egyptian tomb, restore a ruined castle – which the teacher uses to create purposeful activities for curriculum study – writing reports, researching the past, drawing plans to scale. In this workshop Tim will introduce the approach and take participants into an imaginary context just the way it would be done in the classroom.
Latin America Hub School Conferences 2018/19
RevEdCPD in partnership with Latin American Teachers are planning a 4 day Mexico conference in October 2018 and further conferences throughout Latin America later in the year.. The dates, venue and programmes are still to be finalised but are likely to be based on the following themes: Teacher Improvement: Research has shown that the single...
Mantle of the Expert – Antwerp
Expired
25th August 2018
Antwerp
What if… your class becomes a team full of experts? This two-day training weekend is for teachers, school-leaders, classroom assistants, and teachers-in-training interested in using Mantle of the Expert across the Key Stages.