Do your girls have a higher ‘value added’ when compared to your boys’ achievement?
Would you like a ‘treasure trove’ of proven, boy friendly teaching ideas that are low on preparation time?
Would you value an opportunity to reflect on how to adapt these ideas to your way of teaching?
The course will describe how to plan, implement and embed a boy-friendly culture into your lessons. The ideas are low on teacher preparation time but high on impact. You will engage with a range of novel strategies to inspire the de-motivated and cutting-edge solutions to student tracking and intervention. Above all this course is aimed at improving motivation and exam results.
What boys are we really talking about?
A history of boys’ underperformance
A culture of high expectation
Tablet technology and improving boys’ performance. What’s the connection?
A tour of the most important investigations into improving boys achievement
An evaluation of evidence based research and then using the outcomes.
Motivating lesson ideas and structures
The socialisation of boys in your school
Cutting edge student tracking
Powerful intervention strategies proven to work
A range of successful pedagogies for boys
High impact plenaries and the next steps
“Excellent course pitched perfectly. Everything related to our children and staff instantly hooked in. Philippa was so enthusiastic about the subject which got staff motivated and thinking. The course will certainly give us the tools to move forward and raise standards.”Teacher , Morpeth Road Primary Academy