Effective practice in assessment and tracking: an introduction (North)

This course will introduce you to the Foundation's new evidence-based, Effective Practice Guidelines (EPGs) for assessment and tracking in maths and English. It will also explore teaching, learning and assessment approaches that will improve progression and attainment.

Pricing options

There are three pricing options:

1. Individual fees

SET member: £85 

Non-SET member: £100

2. Hosting

Providers with 6-10 delegates: £600.

We will support you to fill the extra places but this is a great opportunity to work collaboratively with providers in your locality.

3. In-house

Do you want to get the maximum value from your CPD budget?

Why not run an in-house course at a time and venue to suit?

In-house course for up to 16 staff: £880

In-house courses for up to 32 staff: £1,700

In-house courses for up to 48 staff: £2,400


Upcoming

IN HOUSE
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Free Places

A limited number of free places are offered on this course. Please see the 'Upcoming' section above for current availability. Free places are offered to ensure greater diversity on our courses, so to qualify you must either:

  • Work in an organisation in one of the 12 opportunity areas (Blackpool, Bradford, Derby, Doncaster, Fenland and East Cambridgeshire, Hastings, Ipswich, Norwich, Oldham, Scarborough, Stoke, West Somerset)
  • Work in an organisation with an annual turnover of less than £500,000
  • Consider yourself to have a disability
  • Come from a Black, Asian or minority ethnic (BAME) background

You must also agree to be contacted by our evaluation team.

To book a free place find a course that has free places remaining and book as normal. At the payments stage of the booking you will be asked to tell us which of the three criteria you meet and then click on the 'recalculate' button to reduce the cost of the booking to zero.

If, for whatever reason, you are unable to attend, please advise us at least one week before the course takes place. This will allow us to offer the free place to someone else who works in the FE sector, so they can take advantage of this offer.

SET Membership


SET members are entitled to an exclusive 15% discount off this ETF professional development course.

Find out more about SET membership on the Society for Education and Training (SET) website.

Who is this for?

This course is aimed at:

  • maths and English practitioners
  • vocational practitioners supporting learners' maths and English development
  • learning support staff supporting learners' maths and English development.

Training aim

Enable you to re-think and redesign assessment and tracking, to improve maths and English teaching, learning and assessment.

Outcomes

You will have the knowledge and confidence to: 

  • identify the purpose of assessment and tracking in maths and English
  • explore an Assessment for Learning framework
  • understand the significance of motivation in Assessment for Learning
  • understand effective practice guidelines for assessment and tracking
  • identify teaching, learning and assessment approaches that promote effective practice
  • know how to equip learners to monitor and evaluate their own learning.

Length

One-day session

Contact us

If this course is not currently available in your area, and you would like to attend then register your interest. We will let you know about new events as they are announced.

If you have any questions, please contact:

T: 0800 0 831 830
E: bookingsupport@etfoundation.co.uk