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Posted by Sam Fitzgerald
Wed, 11/21/2018
As part of the Thames Valley Professional Exchange Network, this Value Added (Stretch and Challenge) seminar gives you the opportunity to share ideas with colleagues and discover new teaching approaches to try out in your own practice. The network is owned and run by its members, and we are setting up a series of group meetings throughout the year so you can explore new teaching approaches together. Please keep your eyes peeled for future events and we encourage you to get in contact with Joe...
Posted by Sam Fitzgerald
Wed, 11/21/2018
As part of the Thames Valley Professional Exchange Network, this Behaviour seminar gives you the opportunity to share ideas with colleagues and discover new teaching approaches to try out in your own practice. The network is owned and run by its members, and we are setting up a series of group meetings throughout the year so you can explore new teaching approaches together. Please keep your eyes peeled for future events and we encourage you to get in contact with Joe Mcloughlin at Creative...
Posted by Sam Fitzgerald
Wed, 11/21/2018
We know that feedback is a key influence on achievement. Research has shown that the influence of detailed, considered and articulate feedback on learner progress and outcomes is notable. We also know that engaging learners with feedback is not always easy and that the decision on how to deliver that feedback is a fraught and potentially contentious one: written, oral, digital or all three? Which one will work best and deliver feedback that is Timely, Targeted, Tangible and Tied to goals?...
Posted by Sam Fitzgerald
Tue, 11/20/2018
Breakthrough the noise and understand what end-point assessment means for your role as a trainer-assessor We’re really excited to announce that we are strategic partners for SDN’s inaugural Apprenticeship Breakthrough Conference on 29th April in Birmingham. The Conference, for front-line trainers/assessors, won’t just be focused on government policy – it will be practical, interactive, action-focused, and affordable. Delegates will leave the day with insights, tools and actions specific to...
Posted by Sam Fitzgerald
Tue, 11/20/2018
This is the key national event for Governors, Chairs and Clerks in the sector. The annual event enables members to hear from high profile speakers and build their networks of colleagues committed to improving governance and board performance. Details on the programme will follow in due course. Registrationhttps://www.aoc-create.co.uk/event/govsummit19/ The post AoC Governance Summit 2019 appeared first on The Education and Training Foundation.
Posted by Sam Fitzgerald
Tue, 11/20/2018
The AoC Marketing and Communications Conference offers you a key opportunity to discuss the ever-evolving digital marketing and communications landscape. Registrationhttps://www.aoc-create.co.uk/event/commsconference19/ The post AoC Marketing and Communications Conference appeared first on The Education and Training Foundation.
Posted by Sam Fitzgerald
Tue, 11/20/2018
This conference will explore how college sport departments have developed innovative and flexible study programmes to keep up to speed with the fast-changing sport and FE landscape. Registration AoC Sport Curriculum Conference The post AoC Sport Curriculum Conference appeared first on The Education and Training Foundation.
Posted by Sam Fitzgerald
Mon, 10/08/2018
NICEC (National Institute for Careers Education and Counselling)  is to hold an international conference on April 16th/17th 2019 to share perspectives on current and changing relationships between theory, practice and policy in career development. The conference will be held in Manchester and confirmed keynote speakers include Professor Michael Arthur, Suffolk University Boston, USA, Dr Mary McMahon, University of Queensland, Australia, Professor Rie Thomsen, Aarhus University, Denmark, and ...
Posted by Sam Fitzgerald
Tue, 09/25/2018
This event is for you if you are involved in the on-programme delivery, end-point assessment and/or quality assurance of apprenticeships. Hilary will provide a friendly and informal backdrop to discuss where we are now with end-point assessment, on-programme delivery (including the 20%) and the changing role of the internal quality assurer (IQA). Book Here: https://readonpublications.co.uk/events/apprenticeships-delivery-assessment-and-qa-huddersfield/ The post Apprenticeships’ delivery,...
Posted by Sam Fitzgerald
Tue, 09/25/2018
This event is for you if you are involved in the on-programme delivery, end-point assessment and/or quality assurance of apprenticeships. Hilary will provide a friendly and informal backdrop to discuss where we are now with end-point assessment, on-programme delivery (including the 20%) and the changing role of the internal quality assurer (IQA). All attendees will receive a free, signed copy of ‘The best assessor’s guide: apprenticeships edition’ which normally retails for £30.00.   Book Here...

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