Geography NQT: subject specific training for secondary NQTs and trainees

Course Tutors
Dillena Basra-Phillips, Guest Trainers
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Target Audience
target audience
Course Types
Webinar, Programme
Course categories
Academies and Schools (including EYFS)
Event Description
This unique, subject level programme for secondary geography NQTs 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.

NQTs 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: 2 webinars:
Thursday 19th November 2:15-3:45pm - Session 1 – Maximising progress in Geography through literacy and numeracy 
Thursday 19th November, 4-5:30pm -Session 2 – Teaching GCSE Geography

Spring: This will be a webinar session on Tuesday 25th March 2021, 2:15 -5:30pm

Summer date: Friday 11th June 2021, 9-4pm

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 revision strategies that respond to the exceptional circumstances of the current academic year
• 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 NQTs to challenge pupils to show real understanding in a safe and constructive environment
Additional Information
The course cost is £375 for NQTs attending all sessions.
NQTs attending spring and/or summer sessions only, will be charged at £135 per session.
Closing Date
Wednesday 18 November 2020
Session Session date Session time Session venue
1 19 November 2020 14:15 - 17:30 Webinar
2 02 March 2021 14:15 - 17:30 Webinar
3 11 June 2021 14:15 - 17:30 Webinar
Maximum Places
Maximum places per establishment
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