Teaching Assistants and SEND Settings: Maximising Impact and Progression for Learners in Science - Workshop 1 RC298 / C151

Start date
28 Sep 22
60 Minutes
Learning Method
Remote Delivered CPD

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This workshop is part of a programme which introduces delegates to a range of practical strategies that they can take and use in their own settings for improving learning and progress of learners with special educational needs.  

Delegates attending this course will be enrolled in a private online community group for them to carry on the discussion and ask questions between workshops The workshops are aimed at adults who support learners in science lessons, both teachers and teaching assistants across all key stages. Workshops may also be of benefit to early career stage teachers who want to improve their teaching of learners with special educational needs.

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Workshop 1: Introduction - Wednesday 28 September 2022 - An overview of the science curriculum and progression and moving students through the curriculum.

Workshop 2: Vocabulary - Thursday 6 October 2022 - Improving language and oracy in science lessons

Workshop 3: Differentiation and Scaffolding - Tuesday 11 October 2022 - How to meet the needs of all learners.

Workshop 4: Teaching Resources - Wednesday 2 November 2022 - What works and how to make them better (including preventing cognitive overload). How to tackle misconceptions.

Workshop 5: Practical Work - Thursday 17 November 2022 - Making it purposeful, making it better. Planning for behaviour in practical lessons.

Workshop 6: Specific SEND needs - Tuesday 22 November 2022 - Considering strategies to address identified SEND needs.




You will be able to:

  • Identify the barriers to learning faced by students with special educational needs
  • Implement a range of strategies to help students make progress
  • Tailor your approach to suit the specific needs of your learners




Introduction & the Science Curriculum28 September 202209:30-10:30Virtual

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

This course still has availability, book now

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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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