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The science of learningNE709C18

Start Date05 Aug 2019
Duration5 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...

Creativity in ScienceNS801A19

Start Date28 Oct 2019
Duration2 Days
VenueDunfermline
FeesFrom £400.00. Fees can vary, see page for more details
BursaryENTHUSE Bursary - £320.00
Creativity – the ability to have ideas, to solve problems that one may never have seen before, to think for oneself– is one of the most valuable life skills, and one of the most valued by universities and employers. It is the belief of the Course Team that creativity can be learnt, and taught. Coverage will include:...

Getting started with creating mobile apps in the primary classroomTY017

Students use apps all the time both in and out of school. How can we use this interest to help drive progress in our lessons? This course takes you through the principles of app design, giving you lots of hands on time to develop your skills using the software. We will explore different teaching techniques that you...

Super science and terrific technologyNS006

Through hands-on practical activities we will explore science concepts and areas of the technology curriculum. Participants will have the opportunity to explore how these can be used to develop and encourage science and technology skills in learners from early to second level. Participants will be asked to report...

The science of learningNE709

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...

Using iPads, Chromebooks and other tablet devices in the primary classroomTY015

This course is a guide to using your tablet device in the classroom. It is suitable for teachers, teaching assistants and technicians who are looking to make better use of their iPad, Chrome book, Android or Windows based device. Over the two days we will explore a range of uses for your device in the classroom. We...

Managing behaviour for learningNE700

Transform your classroom by making small shifts in your own behaviour with this free, online course. Paul Dix, a leading voice in behaviour management in the UK and internationally, will help you learn how to positively influence the behaviour of your students through small shifts in your own behaviour. You will...

Teaching primary science: getting startedNE708

Develop your confidence in doing practical science in the primary classroom. Whether you are new to teaching science, or you are the science subject lead in your school, you will find practical guidance, see how practical science works in the classroom and learn from experienced teachers. This online course has been...

Creativity in ScienceNS801

Creativity – the ability to have ideas, to solve problems that one may never have seen before, to think for oneself– is one of the most valuable life skills, and one of the most valued by universities and employers. It is the belief of the Course Team that creativity can be learnt, and taught. Coverage will include:...