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Books Open Training Events 2018-2019

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

Dates & Times:
Fri 30 Nov 18 8:20am - 10:20am
Fri 18 Jan 19 8:20am - 10:20am
Fri 8 Feb 19 8:20am - 10:20am
Fri 8 Mar 19 10:30am - 12:30am

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: £250 for 4 sessions. Contact course organiser to confirm price.
Further Information: Wandle TSA course information page and Thinking Heads Flyer
Email for info: Mike@thinkingclassroom.co.uk or call for a chat.
Booking: courses@chesterton.wandsworth.sch.uk and please mention you heard about the course through Mike.

Coaching Skills for Leaders:

4 Afternoons Burntwood School Site,  Wandsworth South London
A 4-session course for lead teachers and senior school leaders introducing the essential skills and techniques of coaching.

Time:
 1:15pm-4:15pm

Dates:
Fri 30 Nov 18
Fri 18 Jan 19
Fri 8 Feb 19
Fri 8 Mar 19

Outcomes:
A quality personal and professional development opportunity around coaching practices.
Skills and techniques to embed sustainable, high impact coaching in school in order to accelerate improvements in teaching, learning and leadership.

Programme:
• Contracting – Defining Coaching – What Kind of Coach? – Evaluating Impact
• The Coaching Session – What Kind of Coachee? – Listening & Power Questions
• A Coaching Ethos – Group Coaching - Troubleshooting – Where to Begin?
• A Coaching Organisation – CPD Audit - Trio Coaching – Collaborative Practice

Cost and Booking:
Guide Price: £350 for 4 afternoons course. Contact course organiser to confirm price.
Further Information: Wandle TSA course information page and Coaching Skills for Leaders Flyer
Email for info: Mike@thinkingclassroom.co.uk or call for a chat.
Booking: courses@chesterton.wandsworth.sch.uk and please mention you heard about the course through Mike.