Leading a D&T Department

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Leading an Effective Design & Technology Department

This course is currently not available. Contact julie@julieboyd.co.uk if you are interested in this course.

(2 day residential with a second 2 day residential several months later - delegates have to attend all 4 dates) 
Note that we are only involved in the delivery of some sessions across the 4 days

Bookings are made via the STEM Centre website 

State funded schools & academies can apply for an Enthuse Bursary which pays the course fee & for accommodation. Find out more.

Note that this course is run on behalf of The National STEM Learning Centre and is not one of our own independent courses. The link takes you to the STEM Centre website where bookings can be made. Please note I can answer general queries about the course but enquiries about the bursary, bookings and terms and conditions must be made via the STEM Centre. 

Outcomes

You will be able to:

  • lead change in your school to support delivery of an inspiring design and technology curriculum across key stages 3, 4 and 5
  • gain an overview of how mathematics, literacy and STEM can be incorporated into design and technology strategy
D&T


Content

Is your department ready for the changes to the design and technology curriculum?

Good subject leadership can make the difference between a department that functions to creating a department that thrives!

If you are a new head of department or a teacher aspiring to take on your first leadership position, this residential CPD will give you the time and support to secure your foundations as a design and technology leader.

  • creating a vision for learning in your department
  • preparing for the new curriculum, is your department ready?
  • creating an outstanding programme of study for all learners
  • developing outstanding teaching and learning strategies
  • leading change in your department
  • how to use data and assessment effectively
  • effective lesson observations
  • coaching and mentoring staff
  • using careers and enrichment to support learning
  • engaging and inspirational leadership styles
  • literacy, numeracy and STEM in design and technology


The course is delivered in two parts, each lasting two days. Note that we are only involved in the delivery of some sessions across the 4 days


How to book this course

Book this course This course is currently not available. Contact julie@julieboyd.co.uk if you are interested in this course.
Note that this course is run on behalf of The National STEM Learning Centre and is not one of our own independent courses. The link takes you to the STEM Centre website where bookings can be made. Please note I can answer general queries about the course but enquiries about the bursary, bookings and terms and conditions must be made via the STEM Centre. 



Leading an Outstanding D&T Department      
This is a one day course
£295                                             

This course has already taken place & a new date has not yet been set. If you would like a date for this course to be added to the calendar email julie@julieboyd.co.uk
This course is delivered by Julie & Paul Boyd

  • This course is targeted at current and aspiring Heads of D&T & does not focus on any one materials area
  • Leading a D&T department through curriculum change and other challenges currently facing education
  • Leadership models & developing a strong team 
  • Strategies to engage & motivate all staff to embrace change
  • An overview of the curriculum changes including ideas on planning a 5 or 7 year curriculum and creating a curriculum that encourages good learning habits, creativity, and progression
  • Tried and tested tips and strategies on engaging all learners including boys, G&T, & borderline students
  • Focus on key developmental areas identified by Ofsted e.g. assessment without levels, increasing creativity, higher level thinking skills
  • Resources and ideas that will impact on teaching and learning in your department immediately including a free teaching and learning resource pack to take away with you
  • Click here to find out what makes our courses different to those of other trainers, along with tips on persuading your school to release you
  • For more information about this course email: julie@julieboyd.co.uk 


What delegates say about this course: 

Clear, precise information, well delivered, nice mix of people, great speaker

Great content that can be easily adapted for the school & classroom

Very informative & excellent information. Lots of ideas & things to consider. Really excellent use of a day!

I would recommend this because of the high quality of resources, the course tutor and the activities

Informative, engaging & excellent resources

Bloom’s references were excellent

Informative & thorough - would recommend

This course has already taken place & a new date has not yet been set. If you would like a date for this course to be added to the calendar email julie@julieboyd.co.uk



What else would you like to know about our courses?

We have Lead Facilitator accreditation as part of the National STEM Learning Centre CPD Quality Mark

Find out how to book a course

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Find out what makes our courses different

Get tips on persuading your school to release you to come on a course

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Dates not convenient for you? 

It is sometimes possible to add in additional dates and venues for workshops so contact me if a date doesn’t suit you. 


Want a course delivering at your school?

Bespoke workshops can also be delivered either at your school or at an external venue. Email julie@julieboyd.co.uk for more details.


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