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Strategies for effective teaching and learning for Level 3 courses - Invitation only RD598A01

Start Date02 Mar 2018
Duration2 Hours
VenueTruro
FeesFree
This will be a ‘Sharing Best Practice’ approach with all participants bringing 1-2 examples of strategies they have used effectively and sharing these across teaching teams. We would hope lecturers will pick up a few new ideas for broadening the range of activities carried out in the classroom to stimulate interest...

Databases unleashedCY235A17

Start Date08 Mar 2018
Duration2 Days
VenueYork
FeesFrom £500.00 + VAT. Fees can vary, see page for more details
BursaryENTHUSE - £500.00
Databases offer an efficient way to store, retrieve and analyse data – they power the most popular online services, and are critical to retail, entertainment and everything across the modern world. An understanding of databases and their potential is crucial for future employability, and for success in GCSE and A...

VEX IQ: integrating robotics into your curriculumTY706B17

Start Date09 Mar 2018
Duration2 Days
VenueYork
FeesFrom £650.00 + VAT. Fees can vary, see page for more details
BursaryENTHUSE Bursary - £700.00
Are you a primary or secondary school teacher, head of department, technician or STEM coordinator looking for a hands-on and creative ways to deliver robotics as part of your curriculum? Get the inspiration and equipment to help you deliver subject content in computing, science, design and technology, and mathematics...

Polar Explorer grant award transition day - invitation onlyNY731A17

Start Date16 Mar 2018
Duration1 Day
VenueYork
FeesFrom £80.00 + VAT. Fees can vary, see page for more details
BursaryENTHUSE Bursary - £100.00
Were you successful with your Polar Explorer grant award application? If so, this is the required CPD to aid with your transition project. We expect a member of staff from the school awarded the grant to attend, but it would be more beneficial if you could also bring a member of staff from your feeder school to work...

Teaching object oriented programming (OOP) with Python for A level computer scienceCY210A17

Start Date12 Apr 2018
Duration1 Day
VenueYork
FeesFrom £300.00 + VAT. Fees can vary, see page for more details
BursaryENTHUSE Bursary - £300.00
You will cover the concepts and philosophy behind the development of object oriented software computer programs. You will briefly compare the procedural and object oriented paradigms before covering the essential aspects of object orientated programming. The CPD will achieve its aims through a mixture of theory...

Differentiating for learning in STEM teachingNE702A17

Start Date16 Apr 2018
Duration5 Weeks
VenueOnline Course
FeesFree
Online course. Flexible participation. Improve your practice of differentiating for learning, by diagnosing your students' current levels of understanding and differentiating for learning by task. Led by experts in assessment for learning Dylan Wiliam, Chris Harrison and Andrea Mapplebeck. Join this course to examine...

The science of learningNE709A17

Start Date16 Apr 2018
Duration3 Weeks
VenueOnline Course
FeesFree
Online course. Flexible participation. Guided by Professor Paul Howard-Jones (The Secret Life of Four and Five Year Olds) and Professor Tim Jay, develop an understanding of the science of learning and discuss its impact on your teaching. Draw upon educational neuroscience and psychology to help you interpret student...

Creative coding with Sonic PiCY249A17

Start Date17 Apr 2018
Duration2 Days
VenueYork
FeesFrom £500.00 + VAT. Fees can vary, see page for more details
BursaryENTHUSE - £700.00
Sonic Pi provides a way to engage a wider group of students with computational thinking. This popular software creates music based on programming. Through the creative process students receive fast feedback, develop debugging skills and increase their confidence through tinkering and exploration.Join the creator of...

Algorithms in GCSE computer scienceCY205A17

Start Date08 May 2018
Duration1 Day
VenueYork
FeesFrom £250.00 + VAT. Fees can vary, see page for more details
BursaryENTHUSE Bursary - £300.00
At GCSE level algorithms become much more complex, moving towards efficient, programmable solutions. This course examines how algorithms are modelled and constructed using decomposition and abstraction, and how they are represented. Sort and search algorithms, iteration and selection are covered, using flow diagrams...

Algorithms in A level computer scienceCY206A17

Start Date09 May 2018
Duration1 Day
VenueYork
FeesFrom £250.00 + VAT. Fees can vary, see page for more details
BursaryENTHUSE Bursary - £300.00
"The materials and resources made available will be extremely beneficial" "The material was organised along with useful practical suggestions" "The pace and clarity of the topics were well measured"2016 participants Algorithms underpin much of A Level computer science. This course develops understanding of the...

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