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The Learning Power Approach (LPA) event takes place next week!

January 30, 2018

Good results and getting into university are not enough. This ground-breaking course will give you the framework and tools to take you to real and meaningful learning. 09:40am - 16:00pm

Identifying the middle way, taking the best from the traditional and progressive ways of teaching.

  • Distilled pioneering approaches to teaching
  • Draw on a wide range of cognitive, social and neuroscientific research

Examples and techniques drawn from:

  • Expeditionary learning
  • Cultures of thinking
  • Studio learning
  • Habits of mind
  • Building learning power
  • The design principles for developing a high-achieving, independent mindset: Developing ‘world-class’ schools: Guest speakers at this event include on of our authors, Guy Claxton - Click here to find out more information on his book ‘The Learning Power Approach’.
  • Clarify the difference between Learning Mode and Performance Mode
  • Design activities that strengthen learning power
  • Why it is important to talk subjunctive rather than declarative
  • How to lay out your classroom, and what you should put on your walls
  • Build character
  • Focus deliberately, systematically, effectively and demonstrably on building ‘learning character’ alongside the acquisition of knowledge and the pursuit of grades
  • Enable students to choose, design, research, trouble-shoot and evaluate learning for themselves
  • Powerful alterations to atmospheres in the classroom

Click here for more information on this event and the chance to book your place now!

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