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Geography ECT: subject-specific training for secondary ECTs and trainees

Hertfordshire Development Centre, Stevenage, Robertson House, Six Hills Way
Course Tutors
Guest Trainers / Tamsin Church
Admin Contact
Target Audience
ECT (Early Career Teacher) / School Direct Trainees
target audience
Course Types
Workshop, Webinar
Course categories
Academies and Schools (including EYFS)
Early Career Teacher
Event Description
This unique, subject-level programme for secondary geography ECTs and trainees offers intensive and specialist geography training and development from recognised experts in their subject, delivered through a blended online and face-to-face approach.

It will develop subject expertise and practice, both in the classroom and through effective assessment.

ECTs will be provided with a range of resources and strategies that they can quickly implement, either in the classroom or through distance learning via digital platforms.

Autumn session: Face-to-face - Thursday 21st October 2021, 9:30am-3:30pm
Spring session: Two webinars - Tuesday 8th February 2022 and Wednesday 16th March 2022, 4-5:30pm
Summer session: Face-to-face - Friday 10th June 2022, 9:30am-3:30pm
Training objectives
Learning outcomes
By participating in the programme, delegates will:

  • develop skills and strategies to help ensure students make progress at all key stages

  • leave the sessions better informed about GCSE and A-Level examinations and armed with engaging teaching and revision strategies that support learning in a range of circumstances

  • develop strategies and ideas to ensure that gaps in learning are identified and the needs of all students are met

  • leave with a wide selection of resources and approaches which will allow ECTs to challenge pupils to show real understanding in a safe and constructive environment

Additional Information
The programme cost is £375 (excluding VAT) for ECTs attending all sessions.

If ECTs are unable to attend all sessions, please contact Roseleen Alderton for individual costs.
Start Date
Thursday 21 October 2021
End Date
Friday 10 June 2022
Closing Date
Wednesday 20 October 2021
09:30 - 15:30
Maximum Places
Maximum places per establishment
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