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English and maths GCSE and Functional Skills training for FE practitioners

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Creative Education is working on behalf of The Education and Training Foundation delivering a range of English and maths Pipeline courses for practitioners responsible for improving the outcomes of learners taking GCSE or Functional Skills courses in further education.

 

Courses

Delivering core maths qualifications with confidence and success | (3 days)
With technical education in the news following the Sainsbury Review, maths is once again in the spotlight. Many providers are starting or expanding their core maths provision to meet the demand for learners looking for practical Level 3 mathematics learning to support their qualification. This intensive three day course will make you completely prepared for delivering the core maths qualification.

Course programme (PDF) | Register your interest

LocationDay 1Day 2Day 3
NewcastleTuesday 13 JuneWednesday 14 JuneThursday 15 JuneFind out more |  Book here

 
English Enhancement Programme | (3 days)
AoC research shows that 60% of college providers are struggling to recruit suitably qualified GCSE English teachers. The EEP programme is designed specifically to help staff who have good subject knowledge but haven’t taught GCSE English language recently. In the last 3 years this programme has trained over 2,000 teachers; now it’s back and updated with the very latest GCSE information, including key guidance on assessment and how to secure the all-important grade 5.

English course programme (PDF) | Register your interest

LocationDay 1Day 2Day 3
Stockton on TeesMonday 19 JuneTuesday 20 JuneWednesday 21 JuneFind out more |  Book here

 

Maths Enhancement Programme | (3 days)
AoC research shows that 90% of college providers are struggling to recruit suitably qualified GCSE maths teachers. The MEP programme is designed specifically for teachers to boost their subject knowledge for teaching Level 2 and develop key strategies. The programme has been updated with the very latest GCSE information, including key guidance on assessment and how to secure the all-important grade 5.

Maths course programme (PDF) | Register your interest

LocationDay 1Day 2Day 3
Stockton on TeesTuesday 27 JuneThursday 29 JuneFriday 30 JuneFind out more |  Book here

 

Engaging and motivating learners | (2 days + action research)
Back by popular demand, The Education and Training Foundation has commissioned more courses of this innovative training programme that provides teachers with a wide range of practical ideas to increase learner motivation, then supports you whilst you implement these ideas in your teaching.

English course programme (PDF) | Find out more | Register your interest

Maths course programme (PDF) | Find out more | Register your interest

 

Developing effective maths and English teaching through lesson observations and learning walks | (1 day)
This practical one day course will give you a key insight into how observations can be used developmentally by managers and colleagues to improve the teaching of maths and English – both when delivered in standalone lessons and when embedded into vocational learning.

Course programme (PDF) | Find out more | Register your interest

 

Maximising progress at entry level English and maths | (1 day)
Entry Level courses are essential to motivate and provide for students who would struggle at GCSE level; or to be used as a stepping stone towards a Level 1 or 2 qualification. The practical ideas suggested in this course will be suitable for all exam boards and delegates will gain new and creative ideas on choosing options and developing an innovative curriculum to motivate pupils in developing literacy skills further.

Course programme (PDF) | Find out more | Register your interest

 

GCSE Boosters | (1 day)
The perfect course for those looking to give their GCSE English Language or maths results a boost in advance of this year’s examinations. Packed full with practical ideas, we will explore how to develop the essential skills in your students that will enable them to achieve at higher levels.

English Language course programme (PDF) | Register your interest

Maths course programme (PDF) | Find out more | Register your interest

SubjectLocationDate
EnglishHalesowenMonday 19 JuneFind out more  | Book here

 

Suitability

These courses can be attended by a range of practitioners – practising English or maths teachers; teachers with a subject foundation of English or maths; and managers of English, maths or vocational learning.

 

Hosting a course in your organisation

By hosting any of these courses your organisation will benefit from a subsidised delegate rate. It will also provide a great opportunity to work collaboratively with other local providers.

If you are interested in hosting an event, please fill out this form or call us on 020 8253 8238. Alternatively, to place a delegate on an existing event and to find out more about the Pipeline, visit the ETF website.

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