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Scaffolders: Developing TA skills in Scaffolding, Meta-Cognition, and supporting Independent Learning

Scaffolders: Maximising the Impact of TAs

Outline

Scaffolding is a skill that lies at the heart of the learning process. Understanding the principles of scaffolding and having confidence in using scaffolding skills is essential in ensuring that learning is maximised for all pupils.

Description

The Scaffolds' course supports teaching assistants in developing their skills and awareness of scaffolding and meta-cognitive approaches, and encourages teaching staff to reconsider how their teaching assistants are used.

Programme

Day 1: 03/06/2019 | 09:30 - 14:30

Title: Scaffolders Training - Day 1
Venue: Salisbury Enterprise Centre (ENTSY / Salisbury Enterprise Centre Room tbc), Old Fire Station, Salt Lane, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP1 1DU
Trainer: James Wood, Lead Professional Educational Psychology

Day 2: 12/06/2019 | 09:00 - 14:30

Title: Scaffolders Training - Day 2
Venue: Salisbury Enterprise Centre Old Fire Station Salt lane Salisbury SP1 1DU
Trainer: James Wood, Lead Professional Educational Psychology

Outcomes

By the end of the course teaching assistants will have:
  • Developed an understanding of the learning process
  • Developed and practiced the use of meta-cognitive approaches to learning
  • Developed and practiced scaffolding skills to support learning
  • Produced a resource to support the ongoing use of these skills

Booking Information

This course is subsidised for Wiltshire LA schools and academies

Audience

This course is appropriate for any primary or secondary school teaching assistants

  • Please bring your own lunch, this is NOT provided.

03 Jun 2019 09:30 - 14:30

Closing date: 23/05/2019
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Educational Psychology Service
Contact Provider
Day 1: 03 Jun 2019 09:30 - 14:30
Scaffolders Training - Day 1
Salisbury Enterprise Centre (ENTSY / Salisbury Enterprise Centre Room tbc), Old Fire Station, Salt Lane, Salisbury, SP1 1DU
Trainer: James Wood
Day 2: 12 Jun 2019 09:00 - 14:30
Scaffolders Training - Day 2
Salisbury Enterprise Centre Old Fire Station Salt lane Salisbury SP1 1DU
Trainer: James Wood