Misconceptions and threshold concepts - a session for ECTs RH298 / E51

Start date
8 Jul 22
Learning Method
Remote Delivered CPD

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Summary

This session for Early Career Teachers helps you to ensure that students have a secure understanding of the ‘threshold concepts’ which opens the door to further and more long-term understanding. As part of this you will will be able to  identify and anticipate misconceptions which might be hurdles to students mastering these threshold concepts.

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Outcomes

By the end of the session you will have:

  • considered the impact of preconceptions and misconceptions on student progress.
  • identified sources of information on misconceptions.
  • suggested ways of addressing misconceptions.
  • considered the importance of misconceptions in planning.
  • discussed what a threshold concept is.

 

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Cost

State-funded school or collegeActivity fee£20.00 +VAT
Fee-paying school or college (independent)Activity fee£40.00 +VAT

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Additional information

Our remote CPD courses for teachers are delivered across a series of sessions run at specific times and dates. Information on all course sessions can be found under the description of each course. To complete a course, all sessions are mandatory.

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