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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 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.

NQT - Differentiation & Effective Questioning for NQTs & RQTs

Wed 8 Feb 17 Afternoon Ealing Education Centre Greater London

Practical teaching tools and techniques for embedding effective differentiation and questioning into day-to-day teaching and learning. The input will be aimed at NQTs and RQTs and will comprise ideas that can easily be integrated into existing curricula.

-Explore various kinds of differentiation.
-Experience tools and techniques for easily embedding differentiation into any lesson.
-Develop high order thinking and questioning techniques.
-Plan simple, effective tasks to use immediately in class.

Times, Cost and Booking:
Time: 1pm to 4pm
Guide Price: Available from Ealing Council.
Booking & Further Information: Through Ealing Council Ealing CPD

Introduction to Video Coaching - 8 sessions - various locations and online

To be Scheduled Day 1 Host School Required

An assessed and accredited blended learning course providing techniques and approaches for effective video coaching and mentoring.

Learn how to improve the enabling conditions for effective coaching.
Develop a sensitive and effective approach to using video in school.
Expand your coaching and mentoring toolkit and skillset.
Embed video coaching and mentoring into your strategic CPD plan.
Bespoke outcomes based on specific delegate needs.

Course Format
Online pre-course needs appraisal 
1 day school-based hands-on training
6 online training sessions
1 day school-based evaluation
Assessment and accreditation

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Cost and Booking:
Venue: Host School Required.
Day 1: TBC
Cost per delegate: £600 + VAT. £1050 for 2 delegates from the same school.
Early Bird: Before a set date £525 + VAT. £950 for 2 delegates from the same school.
Specific Questions: 10 places available.