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Mike presents at a wide range of events. Choose the topics below that match your needs & interest. At these sessions Mike is an invited facilitator, presenter, keynote speaker or workshop leader. The events are not organised by Thinking Classroom but Mike uses Thinking Classroom ideas and resources throughout. Please use the contact details provided to enquire about places & exact costs and let them know you heard about the session through this website. Thanks.

Thinking Heads: "All of us are smarter than any one of us"

4 Sessions Ravenstone School Site, Wandsworth South London
A series of four 2 hour facilitated sessions addressing challenges commonly faced by headteachers.

Dates & Times:

Thur 4 Jul 19 12:30 - 14:30
Thur 19 Sep 19 12:30 - 14:30
Thur 28 Nov 19 12:30 - 14:30
Thur 6 Feb 20 12:30 - 14:30

Facilitated by Thinking Classroom consultant and ILM executive coach Mike Fleetham these sessions will use techniques for creating high quality professional dialogue in a confidential setting.

Each session comprises a focused input and a structured open forum in which group members will be able to set the agenda and share their experiences, suggestions, ideas and questions. This is a positive, collaborative problem solving opportunity using group coaching activities that you can also use back in school with your leadership teams.

Cost and Booking:
Guide Price: £250 for 4 sessions.
Email for info: Mike@thinkingclassroom.co.uk or call for a chat.
Booking: Mike@thinkingclassroom.co.uk

Deep Thinking; Effective Learning

Mon 30 Sep 19 All Day Winchester, Hampshire
Deep questioning and thinking skills for making curriculum connections and developing long-term memory.

The training is practical and aligned with the new Ofsted framework. Delegates will explore the rationale for quality classroom tools; try them out, then plan for their use in class. Materials available electronically for ongoing use. 
Topics and Tools Covered:
 Knowledge vs Skills
 Meaningful Thinking
 Future Skills
 Long-Term Memory
 Making Mistakes
 New Ofsted In 10 Points
 Mastery Questions
 Power Questions
 Metacognition
 Connection-Cause-Perspective
 Leading Curriculum
 Challenge 10 Toolkit
Venue, Time, Cost and Booking:
Venue: Twyford St Marys Primary School
Time: 9am to 3:30pm
Guide Price: £80 per delegate See Flier
Places Available: 12 places available to non Twyford St Marys Staff
Booking: Book by email with adminoffice@twyford-pri.hants.sch.uk
Further Information: Download Flier Email Mike mike@thinkingclassroom.co.uk

Thinking Heads: "All of us are smarter than any one of us"

6 Sessions Pilgrims Cross School Site, Andover Hampshire
A series of six 2 hour facilitated sessions addressing challenges commonly faced by headteachers.

Dates & Times:

Thur 3 Oct 19 15:45 - 17:45
Thur 14 Nov 19 15:45 - 17:45
Thur 16 Jan 20 15:45 - 17:45
Thur 12 Mar 20 15:45 - 17:45
Thur 30 Apr 20 15:45 - 17:45
Thur 18 Jun 20 15:45 - 17:45

Facilitated by Thinking Classroom consultant and ILM executive coach Mike Fleetham these sessions will use techniques for creating high quality professional dialogue in a confidential setting.

Each session comprises a focussed input and a structured open forum in which group members will be able to set the agenda and share their experiences, suggestions, ideas and questions. This is a positive, collaborative problem solving opportunity using group coaching activities that you can also use back in school with your leadership teams.

Cost and Booking:
Guide Price: Please enquire for a full flyer

Email for info: Mike@thinkingclassroom.co.uk or call for a chat.
Booking: Mike@thinkingclassroom.co.uk