Category: Training/CPD

VNET Twilight: Metacognition and Self-Regulation

16:00–17:30 on 10 October 2018

Metacognition and self-regulation have been ranked by the EEF as high impact, low cost interventions. But what are they? And what do they look like in the classroom? How can we apply the research to help develop independent, resourceful and resilient learners? […]

Posted on: 24 July 2018
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Early Years Teaching – three day CPD training

08:45 on 21 November 2018–15:15 on 3 April 2019

The EEF works with teachers and researchers to turn important messages from research into applicable, useable strategies. The Early Years toolkit is an accessible summary of educational research from early years teaching. […]

Posted on: 24 July 2018
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Secondary Science – three day CPD training

08:45 on 30 January 2019–15:15 on 12 June 2019

The EEF guidance reports contain clear and actionable advice for teachers on a range of high-priority issues, based on wide-ranging evidence reviews. Teachers and researchers work together to turn important messages from research into applicable, useable strategies.

The Science Guidance report is due out in September this year. Our Network Research lead, Dr Niki Kaiser, has been working with the expert panel to guide the research priorities. Niki is a Science teacher with over 11 years teaching experience and 7 years in Science Research before this, and has worked with the EEF team to produce a report that will help Science teachers implement effective approaches within the classroom. […]

Posted on: 24 July 2018
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Implementation and Evaluation, with Stuart Kime

09:00–15:00 on 17 September 2018

Sir Kevan Collins, CEO of the Education Endowment Foundation recently argued that “If you’re not using evidence to inform your decisions, you must be using prejudice.”

But how do you know which evidence to use in your context? How can you evaluate its impact? And how can you ensure that it is embedded within your school in a sustainable way? […]

Posted on: 27 June 2018
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Leading Learning – three day CPD training

08:45 on 16 January 2019–15:15 on 5 June 2019

We’re delighted to announce that we will be repeating our very successful Leading Learning course for 2018-19. […]

Posted on: 25 June 2018
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Twilight: Making CPD Effective

16:00–17:30 on 23 May 2018

The Norwich Research School has been working with local leaders of CPD this year to increase the impact of their CPD. We’ve drawn together evidence from the EEF Toolkit, School’s Guide to Implementation and DIY Evaluation Guide; the Teach Development Trust; and the Behaviour Insights Team for this work. We’ve collated Case Studies of effective CPD from around the UK, for both Primary and Secondary schools of a range of sizes, to marry with the needs of local schools. […]

Posted on: 19 April 2018
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Twilight: Secondary Science

16:00–17:30 on 27 June 2018

The Science Guidance report is due out in June this year. Our Network Research lead, Dr Niki Kaiser, has been working with the expert panel to guide the research priorities. Niki is a Science teacher with over 11 years teaching experience and 7 years in Science Research before this, and has worked with the EEF team to produce a report that will help Science teachers implement effective approaches within the classroom. […]

Posted on: 19 April 2018
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Twilight: Early Years

16:00–17:30 on 11 June 2018

The EEF works with teachers and researchers to turn important messages from research into applicable, useable strategies. The Early Years toolkit is an accessible summary of educational research from early years teaching. In this twilight, we will summarise the evidence, and give practitioners and leaders a range of evidence-based ideas that they can implement immediately. […]

Posted on: 19 April 2018
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Norwich Research Leads Network #NorRel: Implementation and Evaluation, with Stuart Kime

16:00–17:30 on 9 May 2018

How do you know which evidence to use in your context? How can you evaluate its impact? And how can you ensure that it is embedded within your school in a sustainable way? Stuart Kime will help you answer these questions in this twilight. […]

Posted on: 19 April 2018
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Norwich Research Leads Network #NorRel: Stories – thinking, talking, doing, and learning

16:00–18:00 on 16 April 2018

We are looking forward to Tim Taylor (Mantle of the Expert) joining us, to speak about stories as a medium for learning, based on Willingham, Hirsch, Heathcote, and Egan.

Roger Higgins will also talk about the new Implementation Guidance from the EEF, which helps schools to embed sustainable change. […]

Posted on: 21 March 2018
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