Narrowing the gap : Supporting disadvantaged learners in science RX036 / ED04
School closures due to COVID-19 have impacted more negatively on disadvantaged learners than non-disadvantaged peers. This course brings together the findings from research on the barriers to the progress of disadvantaged learners and identifies the areas where are likely to have impact in the classroom. Strategies to support learners with aspects of literacy, scientific reasoning and metacognition are explored with participants also sharing their own good practice.
- increase familiarity with the research evidence linked with supporting disadvantaged learners
- develop strategies and resources to support disadvantaged learners in science
- share good practice and identify actions to best support disadvantaged learners in your own setting
|1. Developing literacy skills||13 June 2022||15:30-16:30||Virtual|
|2. Developing scientific reasoning and metacognition||17 June 2022||15:30-16:30||Virtual|
|State-funded school or college||Activity fee£60.00 +VAT|
|Fee-paying school or college (independent)||Activity fee£120.00 +VAT|
For courses at the National STEM Learning Centre in York, fees include meals and accommodation for the duration of the course.
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