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Books Open Training Events 2017-2018

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.

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

4 Sessions Wandsworth South London
A series of four, 90-minute facilitated sessions addressing challenges commonly faced by headteachers.
Dates:
Time:  
Fri 20 Apr 18
Fri 25 May 18
Fri 15 Jun 18
Thur 6 Jul 18
8:30-10:00 am
8:30-10:00 am
Mid Morning TBC
8:30-10:00 am

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 all 4 sessions. Contact course organiser to confirm price.
Further Information: Thinking Heads Flyer for further information Dates are incorrect on flier - I will update the flier soon. 
Booking: courses@chesterton.wandsworth.sch.uk

Coaching Skills for Leaders:

3 Days Wandsworth South London
A 3-day course for lead teachers and senior school leaders introducing the essential skills and techniques of coaching.
Dates:
Time:  
Fri 20 Apr 18
Fri 25 May 18
Thur 6 Jul 18
11:00am-4:00pm
11:00am-4:00pm
11:00am-4:00pm


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?

Cost and Booking:
Guide Price: £350 for 3 day course. Contact course organiser to confirm price.
Further Information: Coaching Skills Flyer for further information
Booking: courses@chesterton.wandsworth.sch.uk

 

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
Download an Example Flier

 

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: info@thinkingclassroom.co.uk. 10 places available.