The Education Network for Waltham Forest
 
Supported by Waltham Forest

CANCELLED - Encouraging independent learners

Date:

Fri, 18 May 2018 09:15 - 12:30

Venue:

Waltham Forest College (MALL / Mallinson Suite (Room 227)), 707 Forest Road, Walthamstow, London, E17 4JB

Provider:

Educational Psychology Service

Course Code:

EPS-0518-T001

Outline:

• Exploration of theories, ideas and the importance of independent learning skills such as:
• Scaffolding, role modelling, social learning theory, mindsets, executive functioning skills
• Looking at how these theories can be applied in the classroom

Description:

An exploration of theories, about why explicit teaching of independence is an important part of classroom teaching and how this can be incorporated into classroom tasks.

Outcome:

Building understanding and confidence and giving ideas as to how staff can better support students to become independent learners.

Audience:

Teachers and teaching Assistants in Primary and Secondary schools.

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