External CPD

Archives for March, 2014

Thinking Skills JAWS – FOBISIA, 25th-26th April 2014, Patana, Bangkok POSTPONED

Thinking Skills JAWS, 25th-26th April, Patana, Bangkok, Thailand. ‘How do we reconcile the teaching of skills and the teaching of content?’ International education is making a shift towards a more holistic view of learning where the teaching of transferable skills is developed over the traditional, content focused, curriculum. However, this can often lead to conflict […]

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FOBISIA – CPD Update March 2014

Dear Colleagues, Please check the link below for the latest CPD Update magazine from FOBISIA. Many thanks, David CPD Update issue March 2014 email version

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External CPD at Shrewsbury

Dear All, Please check the link below for a summary of some of the key areas connected with External CPD at Shrewsbury. These were discussed in the informal meeting earlier today. Included are the following: 1. The advertising of courses. 2. FOBISIA (Federation of British International Schools in Asia) 3. BTN (Bangkok Teacher Network) 4. […]

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FREE ONLINE COURSES – Update (English at University / Applying to US Universities / ICT in Primary Education)

Dear Colleagues, Here is a quick update of some useful looking FREE online courses: Writing in English at University – Already started https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/english-for-study Applying to US Universities – Starts Friday https://www.coursera.org/course/usuniversities ICT in Primary Education – Starts May https://www.coursera.org/course/ictinprimary Foundations of Teaching for Learning – Already Started (but you can join individual units) Foundation of […]

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