“Great discussions and activities that put us in uncomfortable positions - great for allowing us to try and become inspiring practitioners”. 2017/18 participant
The programme combines expert input from successful practitioners, with the opportunity for participants to apply and reflect on their learning in a structured way. Participants can also network with teachers from a range of schools.
The programme is for teachers in the first four years of their careers.
The programme will enable teachers in the first four years of their careers to engage with recent evidence about teaching and learning, in order to develop as outstanding educators and future leaders. Sessions are organised in sets of four across each term, each pair focusing on a keyset of evidence for effective teaching and learning. There are structured tasks between sessions which enable participants to apply new learning to their own classroom practice and to reflect on the success of any changes to practice
The programme is led by:
AUTUMN TERM (Sessions 1-4): Empowering struggling learners: lessons from psychology and neuroscience. These sessions focus on strategies to support teachers in understanding the complex needs of pupils as individuals in order to provide tailored provision and to accelerate progress:
All autumn term sessions are held at Charles Dickens Primary School, Toulmin Street, London SE1 1AF
SPRING TERM (Sessions 5-8): Inspiring learners through creative teaching approaches. These sessions focus on approaches that enable teachers to inspire and motivate the children in our care:
All spring term sessions are held at Dulwich Hamlet Junior School, Dulwich Village, London SE21 7AL
SUMMER TERM (Sessions 9-12): Building relationships: making the most of time, people and resources. These sessions explore strategies that should maximise your time and effectiveness in the classroom:
All summer term sessions are held at Surrey Square Primary School, Surrey Square, London SE17 2JY.
Participants can sign up for 2018-19 by completing this form.
Join the whole programme for the discounted price of £500+VAT (or £400+VAT for STSA Members and Strategic Partners).
Alternatively, you can sign up for sets of sessions separately (you need to attend all four sessions in a set). The price for each pair is £200+VAT (or £150+VAT for STSA Members and Strategic Partners).