Category Archives: BTEC

Are you a teacher or coach who wants to develop their assessment and feedback skills?

This will be a really practical, interactive and engaging day of training for teachers, Advanced Practitioners and T&L Coaches. Developing formative assessment and feedback skills, Sector Training, June 18th 2015, Birmingham: http://www.sectortraining.com/events/334 Advertisements

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Have you tried the in class flip yet? Article and video clip

The article http://www.edutopia.org/blog/flipped-classroom-in-class-version-jennifer-gonzalez The video clip    

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Higher Order Thinking Skills Learning Outcomes Poster

Use this handy poster (select the image on the link to download) to help you write learning outcomes using Bloom’s taxonomy and incorporate development of higher order thinking skills into your sessions. Thanks to New College Durham for this one! … Continue reading

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Date for your diary:Meeting New Standards in Teaching, Learning and Assessment in the FE and Skills Sector, Optimus Education Conference

I am very pleased to have been invited to present a workshop on developing peer observation models. Hope to see you at this exciting conference for the FE sector. Meeting New Standards in Teaching, Learning & Assessment in the FE … Continue reading

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