Practical steps to raising boys' writing

Venue
Hertfordshire Development Centre, Stevenage, Robertson House, Six Hills Way
venue
Course Tutors
Martin Galway
tutors
Admin Contact
Target Audience
Classroom Teachers
target audience
Course Types
Course
Course categories
Academies and Schools (including EYFS)
Subject
English
Event Description
Delegates will have the opportunity to explore research-led strategies and approaches to engage boys with writing and raise standards. We will look at the development of curriculum and classroom cultures that promote great literature and a love for language using print and visual texts, and practical activities to motivate and enthuse learners. Throughout, teaching approaches and learning opportunities will be firmly grounded in inclusive, evidence-informed practice, so that all learners benefit.
Training objectives
Learning outcomes
By attending the course, participants will: deepen their knowledge and understanding of current best practice in supporting boys to achieve well in writing develop their awareness of the obstacles and opportunities in developing young writers explore current practice and provision in schools where boys perform well and enjoy writing be equipped with strategies and resources to support the development of a culture and curriculum that support writing development regardless of gender identity
Additional Information
Enquiries
Start Date
Tuesday 21 May 2019
End Date
Tuesday 21 May 2019
Closing Date
Monday 20 May 2019
Times
09:00 - 16:00
Maximum Places
40 
Cost
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Number of Sessions
1