Tag archives for June 2015

SEN Courses, Dragonfly UK, May -July 2015

Dragonfly UK Courses – Summer 2015 UK

Practical Strategies for using iPads with SEN Pupils
MOTIVATE, INSPIRE AND IMPROVE SEN LEARNING WITH AMAZING TEACHING TOOLS
SUMMER TERM:Birmingham 18 June | Cardiff 22 June | Manchester 3 July / London West 14 July
COURSE TRAINER: NINA JACKSON

Differentiation in the Classroom for Pupils with Additional Needs
PRACTICAL AND PROVEN STRATEGIES TO HELP INCLUDE ALL PUPILS IN LEARNING
SUMMER TERM:Birmingham 19 June | Cardiff 23 June | Manchester 2 July / London West 13 July
COURSE TRAINER: NINA JACKSON

Closing the Performance Gap: Engaging the Disengaged
GETTING CHILDREN HOOKED BACK INTO LEARNING
SUMMER TERM:Cardiff 24 June | London West 16 July
COURSE TRAINER: NINA JACKSON

Effectively Meeting the Needs of Learners with ADHD
HOW TO SUPPORT LEARNERS WITH ADHD TO MAXIMISE ENGAGEMENT AND PROGRESS
SUMMER TERM:London West 6 July
COURSE TRAINER: GARRY FREEMAN

What does Effective Transition Look Like?
HOW TO SUPPORT CHILDREN THROUGH A RANGE OF TRANSITIONAL NEEDS AND MAXIMISE THEIR LEARNING AND PROGRESS
SUMMER TERM:London West 6 July
COURSE TRAINER: GARRY FREEMAN

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Research for Learning, Dragonfly UK, June – July 2015

Dragonfly UK Courses – Summer 2015 UK

R4L: Research for Learning
TURNING EVIDENCE-BASED RESEARCH INTO REALISTIC CLASSROOM PRACTICE
SUMMER TERM:London West 8 June | London East 16 June | Manchester 23 June / Cardiff 25 June | Birmingham 3 July
COURSE TRAINER: STEVE GARNETT, ALAN JERVIS

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New Curriculum Course, Dragonfly UK, May – July 2015

Dragonfly UK Courses – Summer 2015 UK

How to Achieve Outstanding Results in the Linear Exam Structure
BENEFITTING FROM THE DEATH OF MODULAR EXAMSUPDATED
SUMMER TERM:London East 10 June | London West 7 July
COURSE TRAINER: MARK SALTER

Preparing to Thrive under the New GCSE English Curriculum
ADAPTING TO THRIVE UNDER THE DEMANDS OF THE 2015 CURRICULUM
SUMMER TERM:London West 18 June | London East 9 July
COURSE TRAINER: PAMELA JOHN

Becoming an Outstanding Teacher Under the New Science Curriculum
WORKING SCIENTIFICALLY TO EMBED MATHS AND EXTENDED WRITING INTO SCIENCE
SUMMER TERM:London West 1 July
COURSE TRAINER: ALESSIO BERNARDELLI

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Literacy and Numeracy Courses, Dragonfly UK, May – July 2015

Dragonfly UK Courses – Summer 2015 UK

Improving Literacy for FSM Pupils Across the Curriculum
ADDRESSING ESTYN AGENDAS TO CLOSE THE POVERTY GAP WITH TRANSFORMATIVE LITERACY STRATEGIES
SUMMER TERM:Cardiff 3 June
COURSE TRAINER: PAMELA JOHN

Developing Excellent Literacy Levels in Science
THRIVING UNDER THE DEMANDS OF THE LNF BY WORKING SCIENTIFICALLY
SUMMER TERM:Cardiff 10 June
COURSE TRAINER: ALESSIO BERNARDELLI

Using iPads to Improve Literacy & Numeracy (LNF)
LITERACY AND NUMERACY STRATEGIES APPROVED FOR FSM AND NON-FSM PUPILS
SUMMER TERM:Cardiff 15 June
COURSE TRAINER: NEIL ATKIN

Improving the Numeracy Levels of FSM and Non-FSM Pupils
MEET THE DEMANDS OF THE NEW LNF WHILST MAINTAINING ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE
SUMMER TERM:Cardiff 19 June
COURSE TRAINER: STEVE GARNETT

Outstanding Literacy for Outstanding Outcomes
HARNESS THE LITERACY IN ALL SUBJECTS TO PLAN FOR SUCCESS IN LINEAR GCSES
SUMMER TERM:London West 30 June | Cardiff 9 July
COURSE TRAINER: LISA ASHES

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Leadership and Management Courses, Dragonfly UK, May – July 2015

Dragonfly UK Courses – Summer 2015 UK

Letters of Application for Middle Managers
COMPOSING AN OUTSTANDING LETTER OF APPLICATIONNEW
SUMMER TERM:London West 9 May
COURSE TRAINER: ALAN JERVIS

Workshop: How to Write An Effective C.V
BEST STRATEGIES AND TIPS TO GETTING THE PERFECT C.V
SUMMER TERM:London West 9 May
COURSE TRAINER: ALAN JERVIS

ICT for the 21st Century Teacher
TOOLS AND IDEAS FOR BOOSTING CONFIDENCE TO POSITIVELY EMBED TECHNOLOGY IN ANY CLASSROOM
SUMMER TERM:Cardiff 3 June | London West 29 June | Birmingham 6 July
COURSE TRAINER: MARK ANDERSON

Highly Effective Planning, Preparation and Marking: Using your Time Effectively
KEY STRATEGIES FOR PROMOTING A BETTER WORK-LIFE BALANCE AMONG ALL STAFF
SUMMER TERM:London East 8 June | Cardiff 30 June | London West 8 July
COURSE TRAINER: MARK SALTER

How to be a Highly Effective Subject Leader
THE ‘MUST DO’ COURSE FOR NEW AND ASPIRING HEADS OF DEPARTMENT
SUMMER TERM:London West 9 June | Cardiff 18 June | Manchester 24 June / Birmingham 30 June | London West 7 July
COURSE TRAINER: STEVE GARNETT

Keeping your Head (and mind) as an Educational Leader
PRACTICAL STRATEGIES FOR BUILDING EMOTIONAL RESILIENCE IN LEADERSHIP AND BEYOND
SUMMER TERM:London West 15 June | Cardiff 3 July
COURSE TRAINER: GILL KELLY

Aspiring to Headship
REFLECTIVE AND PRACTICAL STRATEGIES TO APPLY FOR HEADSHIP
SUMMER TERM:London West 16 June | Cardiff 2 July
COURSE TRAINER: GILL KELLY

Closing the Poverty and Achievement Gap between FSM and non-FSM Pupils with an Excellent Pastoral System
CREATING AN EFFECTIVE PASTORAL SYSTEM WITH RESTORATIVE PRACTICES
SUMMER TERM:Cardiff 17 June | Manchester 16 July
COURSE TRAINER: NEIL ATKIN

Practical Strategies for using iPads with SEN Pupils
MOTIVATE, INSPIRE AND IMPROVE SEN LEARNING WITH AMAZING TEACHING TOOLS
SUMMER TERM:Birmingham 18 June | Cardiff 22 June | Manchester 3 July / London West 14 July
COURSE TRAINER: NINA JACKSON

How to be an Outstanding Middle Manager in an Independent School
THE ESSENTIAL TOOLS AND STRATEGIES FOR EXCELLING AS A MIDDLE MANAGER
SUMMER TERM:London West 23 June | Manchester 24 June | London East 30 June
COURSE TRAINER: TONY WOOLSTONE

Senior Leadership in a 21st Century School
PROVEN LEADERSHIP STRATEGIES FOR ASPIRING SENIOR LEADERS
SUMMER TERM:Cardiff 13 July | London West 14 July | Manchester 15 July
COURSE TRAINER: ALAN JERVIS

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IPads, ICT and IWB Courses, Dragonfly UK, May – July 2015

Dragonfly UK Courses – Summer 2015 UK

ALLPython for Beginners – GCSE & iGCSE
PROMOTING COMPUTATIONAL AND ALGORITHMIC THINKING
SUMMER TERM:London West 19 May / Manchester 2 July / London West 9 July / Birmingham 13 July
COURSE TRAINER: SARAH SHAKIBI

iPad Beginners: Introducing iPads into your Classroom
NOT JUST HOW, BUT WHY TO USE IPADS IN LESSONS AS A BEGINNER
SUMMER TERM:London West 2 June | Cardiff 18 June | Birmingham 30 June
COURSE TRAINER: PETER DAWES

The iPad in the MFL Classroom
UPDATE YOUR TOOLKIT OF MFL TEACHING TECHNIQUES BY USING THE IPAD
SUMMER TERM:London West 3 June / Birmingham 8 June / Cardiff 16 June / London East 25 June
COURSE TRAINER: PETER DAWES

ICT for the 21st Century Teacher
TOOLS AND IDEAS FOR BOOSTING CONFIDENCE TO POSITIVELY EMBED TECHNOLOGY IN ANY CLASSROOM
SUMMER TERM:Cardiff 3 June | London West 29 June | Birmingham 6 July
COURSE TRAINER: MARK ANDERSON

The iPad in the English Classroom
SUCCESSFULLY INTEGRATE THE IPAD INTO YOUR ENGLISH LESSONS
SUMMER TERM:London West 4 June / Birmingham 9 June / Cardiff 17 June / London East 24 June
COURSE TRAINER: PETER DAWES

Assessment for Learning using Technology
MAKING TECHNOLOGY COUNT WITH DIGITAL ASSESSMENT FOR LEARNING
SUMMER TERM:Cardiff 4 June | London West 30 June | Birmingham 7 July
COURSE TRAINER: MARK ANDERSON

The iPad in the History Classroom
MAXIMISE THE POTENTIAL OF THE IPAD IN YOUR HISTORY LESSONS
SUMMER TERM:London West 12 June | Cardiff 15 June
COURSE TRAINER: STEVE GARNETT

Using iPads to Improve Literacy & Numeracy (LNF)
LITERACY AND NUMERACY STRATEGIES APPROVED FOR FSM AND NON-FSM PUPILS
SUMMER TERM:Cardiff 15 June
COURSE TRAINER: NEIL ATKIN

Getting the Most out of your iPads and IWBs in the Classroom
IMPROVING TEACHING THROUGH THE INTEGRATION OF IPADS AND IWBS
SUMMER TERM:Cardiff 15 June | London East 23 June | Birmingham 29 June
COURSE TRAINER: PETER DAWES

Practical Strategies for using iPads with SEN Pupils
MOTIVATE, INSPIRE AND IMPROVE SEN LEARNING WITH AMAZING TEACHING TOOLS
SUMMER TERM:Birmingham 18 June / Cardiff 22 June / Manchester 3 July / London West 14 July
COURSE TRAINER: NINA JACKSON

The iPad in the Science Classroom
MAXIMISE THE POTENTIAL OF THE IPAD IN YOUR SCIENCE LESSONS
SUMMER TERM:Cardiff 18 June | London West 23 June | Manchester 13 July
COURSE TRAINER: NEIL ATKIN

The iPad in the Maths Classroom
TRANSFORM UNDERSTANDING, MOTIVATION AND CONFIDENCE WITH THE IPAD
SUMMER TERM:Cardiff 19 June | London West 24 June | Manchester 15 July
COURSE TRAINER: NEIL ATKIN

The iPad in the Geography Classroom
USING THE IPAD IN GEOGRAPHY TO MAXIMUM EFFECT
SUMMER TERM:Manchester 26 June | London West 6 July
COURSE TRAINER: STEVE GARNETT

The Ultimate iPad Learning Day 2015 – #ULTiPad
COMMUNICATION, COLLABORATION AND CREATIVITY IN TEACHING AND LEARNING WITH THE IPAD
SUMMER TERM:London West 15 July

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Behaviour Management Courses – Dragonfly UK, June – July 2015

Dragonfly UK Courses – Summer 2015 UK

Behaviour Management Masterclass
A TOOLKIT OF OUTSTANDING BEHAVIOUR MANAGEMENT FOR BUSY TEACHERS EVERYWHERE
SUMMER TERM:London West 10 June / Cardiff 17 June / Manchester 25 June / London West 9 July
COURSE TRAINER: STEVE GARNETT

Removing Low Level Disruption to Improve Learning
OFFERING REAL-WORLD AND PRACTICAL SOLUTIONS TO AN AGE-OLD PROBLEM
SUMMER TERM:Manchester 11 June / London East 17 June / Cardiff 23 June / London West 2 July / Birmingham 6 July
COURSE TRAINER: ALAN JERVIS

Closing the Poverty and Achievement Gap between FSM and non-FSM Pupils with an Excellent Pastoral System
CREATING AN EFFECTIVE PASTORAL SYSTEM WITH RESTORATIVE PRACTICES
SUMMER TERM:Cardiff 17 June / Manchester 16 July
COURSE TRAINER: NEIL ATKIN

Practical Strategies for using iPads with SEN Pupils
MOTIVATE, INSPIRE AND IMPROVE SEN LEARNING WITH AMAZING TEACHING TOOLS
SUMMER TERM:Birmingham 18 June / Cardiff 22 June / Manchester 3 July / London West 14 July

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Online Moodle Conference – Thursday 28th May – Monday 1st June

imoot15 journey site

With around six weeks to go, iMoot 2015 is set to be the biggest online Moodle conference for the 6th year running. Check out the huge list of presentations so far!
http://2015.imoot.org/mod/data/view.php?d=2
Join us, and hundreds of other participants to celebrate using Moodle and educating the world!5am Thursday 28th May 2015 to 9am Monday 1st June 2015 (GMT +8)

http://2015.imoot.org/

Design Technology Conference, 19th – 20th June 2015, Patana

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Design Technology Conference,
19th – 20th June 2015,
Patana
Cost: 5,000 Baht

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Register Here

Contact Jackie at Patana for further information.

Jackie Houghton
Assistant Principal Professional Learning

Bangkok Patana School
643 Lasalle Road (Sukhumvit 105)
Bangna, Bangkok 10260
Thailand
Tel: +66 (0) 2785 2200 Ext: 2222 or 2223
jaho@patana.ac.th
www.patana.ac.th

Summer Conferences at Phillips Exeter Academy, New Hampshire, USA 21-26 June 2015

Phillips, Exeter Academy are running 7 programs this summer, all the week of June 21-June 26, 2015.
It is expected that upwards of 450 teachers will be on campus that week. It is a wonderful week at Exeter filled with lots of learning, networking and just hanging out with fellow teachers. The programs we are hosting this summer are:

Anja S. Greer Conference on Mathematics, Science and Technology (40 seats remain)
Biology Institute at Exeter (15 seats remain)
Exeter Humanities Institute (sold out)
Writers’ Workshop at Exeter (5 seats remain)
Rex A. McGuinn Conference on Shakespeare (9 seats remain)
Exeter Diversity Institute (5 seats remain)
Astronomy Conference (invitation only)

Most programs will sell out by May.

Please contact Barb at Exeter if you have any questions.

Have a great day!

Barb Darby
Conference Manager
Phillips Exeter Academy
(603) 777-4471