Preparing to Teach the New D&T AS & A levels 

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Preparing to Teach the New D&T AS & A Levels
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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

  • choosing an A level specification
  • adapting and developing current schemes of learning
  • curriculum models
  • the transition from GCSE to A level and developing an A level mindset in students
  • teaching strategies and ideas that maximise learning
  • developing higher level thinking skills and exam technique to maximise success
  • developing independent learning approaches to the non-examined assessment
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Content

Changes to A level specifications will be introduced from 2017 and this course supports D&T departments to make a smooth transition into the new qualifications. This course will be relevant to all teachers of Product Design and Fashion and Textiles across all exam boards. This course is also be relevant to the current specifications with a strong focus on exam techniques and teaching strategies that help maximise success at A level. 

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What delegates say about this course

I found this course really inspiring. Paul and Julie really know their stuff and had obviously done a great deal of careful preparation for the course. It was well thought out, clearly structured and I came away with a much clearer picture of which exam board spec I am going to do. I was floundering a bit before the course but went away reinvigorated and enthused. 

Loved this course. Very informative, I found all the sessions useful. 

Awesome! So thorough and in depth. Julie & Paul are very, very well resources, there is nothing they haven’t got!

Very useful, this is the only CPD I’ve attended where actual visible strategies have been shown that we can take and adapt. 

Very well organised, relevant and useful & something that will impact on my future practice. 

Being shown examples of higher level thinking and different exam techniques for A level is very useful as was the variety of resources that I can take away and use in lessons. 

This will really help with the planning for next term. Good comparison and other activities. Great info on smart materials. 

This has made me embrace opportunity and change. 

It’s been so good it been like being on a holiday!! Lots of time to think and talk without the pressure of school.


How to book this course

Book 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. 


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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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