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4LS Mathematics

Fancy a mathematical challenge? Then come along to 4LS where some of us have been challenged to explore squared and cubed numbers.

Can you solve these problems?….

 

4AW Mathemagicians

It was great to be able to share children’s ‘grid’ learning this morning. We played the maths games, thinking about what worked well and what could be improved.

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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Primary Maths Curriculum Training Day: 16th January 2015, Hong Kong

“CURRICULUM 2014: TEACHING THE TOUGH BITS”
PRIMARY MATHS CURRICULUM TRAINING DAY
Led by LIZ GIBBS and ANDREW JEFFREY

British School of Beijing
12th January 2015

Kellett School, Hong Kong
16th January 2015

Following feedback from last year’s conference, we have decided to focus on the things that teachers report the hardest to teach. These include proven ideas for tackling Place Value, Algebraic Reasoning, Geometry and Calculations and more.
Who Should Attend: Teachers and Subject Leaders from KS1 and KS2
At just £125 per person including lunch.

To book, please email primarymaths@aol.com
Places will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.

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Innovative Global Conference, November 1st- 2nd 2014, NIST, Bangkok

Innovative Global Conference
November 1st- 2nd 2014,
NIST, Bangkok

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Think – Activate – Engage. Innovative Global Education is excited to announce a new conference with set of workshop offerings at NIST International School, in Bangkok, Thailand, on the 1st to 2nd of November. Each workshop will take place over a day and half and you register for one workshop for the two days. Each workshop is facilitated by an expert in that field.

Certificates
All participants will receive a certificate of participation for the workshop.

Cost
Registration fee after 15 September: USD $310

Cancellation Policy
Please note that each workshop will proceed based on participant registration. Innovative Global Education will inform you by 1 October 2014 if the workshop is to be cancelled. If the workshop is cancelled, your full payment will be reimbursed.

Workshop Participation
If Innovative Global Education is informed by 1 October 2014 that a participant is unable to attend the workshop, a full refund will be given. If notification of not being able to participate is after 1 October 2014, IGE will be unable to refund the registration fee. If, for any reason, a school needs to either transfer a registered participant to another workshop from the workshop registered or change the name of the participant attending a workshop, Innovative Global Education can make these changes on request from the school or participant.

Alternative Payment Methods
If you are unable to pay for this event using a credit card please contact info@innovativeglobaled.org to arrange possible alternative payment methods. Where requested, an invoice can be sent to school and/or individual that will include bank details for an electronic transfer.

WORKSHOPS:
Activate, Collaborate and Facilitate: Finding Pathways for Inquiry in Secondary Schools
Facilitator: Julian Edwards, Bangkok, Thailand

NEW: This is the first time this workshop has been facilitated at an IGE conference.

Activities that Develop Scientific Thinking in Elementary & Middle School Students
Facilitator: Jane Altemen, Bangkok, Thailand

Previous Feedback: “Jane provided a workshop where we were involved in investigating scientific principles. Through the investigation we were able to see the process involved and actively participate.”

“Jane was amazing, she made me realize science is all about thinking, she used provoking strategies and experiments to engage us that I can use back in my school.”

Mathematics and Inquiry in the Elementary School: Where Do I Start?
Facilitator: Mignon Weckert, Singapore

Previous Feedback: “I feel inspired to go back to school and go through the inquiry journey together.”

“I really liked that we had time to plan together to process our learning.”

Teaching for Conceptual Understanding
Facilitator: Andrea Muller, Auckland, New Zealand
Facilitator: Tania Lattanzio, Singapore

NEW: This will be the first time this workshop has been facilitated at an IGE conference.

Inquiry-Centered Leadership
Facilitator: Richard Owens, Singapore

Previous Feedback: “I found the workshop highly thought provoking.”

“I learnt new aspects of leadership and new methods in problem solving.”

Traces of Learning: Documenting Young Children’s Learning
Facilitator: Fiona Zinn, Tasmania, Australia

Previous Feedback: “This workshop really transformed my concept of documentation.”

“I have brought back ideas not only to better my documentation but also for my classroom practices.”

Working with English as an Additional Language (EAL) Learners: Practical Classroom Application and Strategies
Facilitator: Beth Queeny- Dressler, Bangkok, Thailand

Previous Feedback: “It was a wonderful workshop and the leader Beth was amazing. She was energetic, informative and used a lot of resources such as wikispaces and google docs that allows us to continue sharing ideas and communicating with each other after the workshop.”

“Lots of useful strategies & time for discussion.”

Inquiry in the Thai Additional Language Classroom
Facilitator: Isariyabhorn Uwanno (On-Ann), Bangkok, Thailand

Facilitator: Lilian Wong, Hong Kong

NEW: This will be the first time this workshop has been facilitated at an IGE conference.

To register visit the Innovative Global Education website.

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Cambridge International Examinations Professional Development Face-to-Face Training – 6&7 March, Bangkok

Dear Colleagues,

Greetings from Cambridge International Examinations!

The Cambridge Introductory/Intermediate Professional Development courses will be held on 6 & 7 March 2014 in Bangkok.

The details are as follows:

LOCATION
Anglo Singapore International School
Sukhumvit 64 Bangchark, Prakanong
Bangkok 10260, Thailand

Website of the school: http://anglosingapore.ac.th/index.php

SUBJECTS:
Introductory and Intermediate Cambridge International AS and A Level Art and Design (9704) professional development course

Info & registration
http://www.cie.org.uk/cambridge-professional-development/event-details/view/introductory-intermediate-cambridge-asandalevel-art-and-design-9704-bkk-professional-development-course-13jan14/

Introductory and Intermediate Cambridge International IGCSE Mathematics (0580) professional development course

Info & registration
http://www.cie.org.uk/cambridge-professional-development/event-details/view/introductory-intermediate-cambridge-igcse-maths-0580-bkk-professional-development-course-13jan14/

Cambridge Assessment For Learning professional development course

Info & registration
http://www.cie.org.uk/cambridge-professional-development/event-details/view/intermediate-cambridge-assessmen-for-learning-bkk-professional-development-course-23jan14/

As these are popular subjects, places are limited and will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.

Please submit your on-line registrations before 28 February 2014.

You could also refer to the attached flyers for more information.

I look forward to your participation at these events.

Kind regards,
Daryl

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Daryl Khong

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Cambridge International Examinations
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