September 2019 sees the introduction of the new Functional Skills specifications. Whilst much will still be recognisable, the new specs do throw up some challenging questions. Tackle these head on with our wide range of Functional Skills for maths and English courses from the Education and Training Foundation.
Improving outcomes in maths and English is central to success in work and life. Practitioners and providers are expected to ensure maths and English are at the heart of their teaching approach and employers require a workforce who are competently numerate and literate.
Our maths and English CPD programmes, delivered on behalf of the ETF, offer specific, targeted support to enhance personal skills and teaching approaches.
Creative Education will be running some of their most popular public courses in Plymouth this autumn term. With an expert-led trainer, a comfortable central location and a proper sit down restaurant lunch; you’ll come away from the day fully inspired and energised!
Are you based in the Cardiff area? If so, take a look at the brilliant range of Creative Education public courses running over the autumn term and next academic year. Training that will energise and inspire!
See our fantastic range of popular open courses being held in Exeter over the autumn term and next year.
We’re excited to announce that we will be running a fantastic range of our most popular open courses in Newcastle over the autumn term and next year!
Progress in maths relies on fluent recall of the times tables. Not having to work out sums frees time for students to work through more complex mathematical processes.
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A series of questions to help you analyse and improve upon your lesson plans
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