Raising the Profile of Textiles in Your School 

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Raising the Profile of Textiles in Your School

This is a one day course


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 run by Julie Boyd

  • A curriculum that raises the profile of your department & reinvigorates your teaching
  • Tips on leading a textiles department, whether you are a one person department, or leading a team
  • Ideas on how to create a buzz about textiles & what you do
  • Up to date information on the textiles industry and careers in textiles
  • How to ensure textiles continues to play a major role at KS3, 4 & 5 with the current curriculum changes
  • Reviewing your curriculum and planning ways to develop the subject in the future
  • Ideas on how you can challenge perceptions and stereotypes about what textiles is
  • Developing a 21st Century curriculum that includes smart and modern materials
  • Retaining the unique identity of textiles within the broader content of the D&T GCSE 2017
  • Project ideas that engage both boys & girls and educate others as to what textiles is
  • Tips, ideas & projects that maximise progression
  • Creating good learning habits as a basis for GCSE (including using Bloom’s Taxonomy effectively) 
  • Tried & tested tips & strategies that engage learners in controlled assessment 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
  • Relevant to KS3, 4 and 5 and will provide you with resources and ideas that will impact on teaching and learning in your classroom immediately. 
  • The course will include a free teaching and learning resources 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: 

The course met all my needs and more and has given me a lot of ideas and advice to not only improve my own practice but to share with my department

Great day & a great amount of information & resources provided

To book this course: 

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

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

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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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