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45 practical approaches to enable learners to flourish In Functional Skills
45 practical approaches to enable learners to flourish In Functional Skills (Code: C0678)

Explore a range of practical ideas that you can easily incorporate into your own teaching to fully engage Functional Skills learners, stretch and challenge them and achieve excellent results.

Alternative ways to teach key topics in English (webinar)
Alternative ways to teach key topics in English (webinar) (Code: C0550)
This course will explore different ways to motivate students by looking at alternative ways to teach essential English skills to provide the essential knowledge students need for the exam and the next steps in their lives.
Alternative ways to teach key topics in maths and English
Alternative ways to teach key topics in maths and English (Code: C0794)

This course will explore different ways to motivate students by looking at alternative ways to teach essential maths and English skills to provide the essential knowledge students need for the exam and the next steps in their lives.

An introduction to Phonics to support ESOL learners (Webinar)
An introduction to Phonics to support ESOL learners (Webinar) (Code: C0655)

Phonics-based approaches are a key part of the new Functional Skills English at Entry Level and can have particular benefits with ESOL learners. This webinar explores how to use phonics-based approaches appropriately, building on insights from the Post-16 Phonics Toolkit.

Approaches to supporting the diverse needs of maths and English learners
Approaches to supporting the diverse needs of maths and English learners (Code: C0757)

This course focuses on supporting differentiation on maths and English courses, in terms of learners' prior knowledge and experience of their subject, through non-linear curriculum planning and meeting the needs of learners with different levels of self-belief and resilience.

Assessment and tracking in maths and English (introductory webinar)
Assessment and tracking in maths and English (introductory webinar) (Code: C0326)
The aim of the interactive webinar is to introduce effective practice in assessment and tracking for maths and English.
Beyond Functional Skills: the actual maths & English learners need in the workplace
Beyond Functional Skills: the actual maths & English learners need in the workplace (Code: C0761)

In this webinar we will explore the domain of maths and English - moving away from the syllabus and looking at the complex interplay of numeracy and literacy beyond the exam and in a variety of career paths.

Build confidence in your English - reading: comparisons, textual devices and inference skills.
Build confidence in your English - reading: comparisons, textual devices and inference skills. (Code: C0779)

This course will explore essential aspects of reading skills and provide practical ideas to help students maximise their achievement not just in exams but at work and in the community.

This webinar can be taken as a stand alone or as a supplement to appropriate blended learning courses. 

Build confidence in your English skills 3 writing: accuracy, complexity and effectiveness
Build confidence in your English skills 3 writing: accuracy, complexity and effectiveness (Code: C0777)

This course will explore essential aspects of writing skills and provide practical ideas to help students maximise their achievement not just in exams but at work and in the community.

This webinar can be taken as a stand alone or as a supplement to appropriate blended learning courses. 

Build confidence in your English skills:  speaking and listening: register, evidence and audience
Build confidence in your English skills: speaking and listening: register, evidence and audience (Code: C0778)

This course will explore essential aspects of spoken language and provide practical ideas to help students maximise their achievement not just in exams but at work and in the community.

This webinar can be taken as a stand alone or as a supplement to appropriate blended learning courses.

Collaborative Practice Development Day (East and North)
Collaborative Practice Development Day (East and North) (Code: C0488)
Do you want to engage your learners, build their confidence and help them to stick with it and succeed using approaches tried and tested by practitioners? Join us for this collaborative practice development day. There will be workshops drawing on a range of popular Shaping Success Maths and English courses including phonics, update your digital skills and maths mastery approaches. There will also be opportunities to develop your digital skills, network with your peers and discuss approaches.
Creating an effective curriculum for maths and English (webinar)
Creating an effective curriculum for maths and English (webinar) (Code: C0731)

Using the time we have to plan for next year. Understanding what makes a great curriculum for maths and English and how this contributes to a successful 'deep dive'.

Developing an effective Post-16 Maths and English curriculum (webinar)
Developing an effective Post-16 Maths and English curriculum (webinar) (Code: C0659)

With Ofsted's new focus on the 'Quality of Education' many providers are reviewing their curriculum to ensure it offers the depth and breadth to engage and challenge learners. This webinar will outline the key elements of reviewing and developing your existing curriculum offer with a clear process you can follow.

Developing English in vocational/ technical contexts
Developing English in vocational/ technical contexts (Code: C0744)

This course will support technical and vocational tutors, trainers and assessors to identify naturally occurring opportunities to develop learners' English skills which are needed for them to successfully complete their study programme, apprenticeship or vocational/ technical course.

Developing maths skills in English teaching (webinar)
Developing maths skills in English teaching (webinar) (Code: C0646)

This interactive webinar will identify the kind of number skills, vocabulary and calculation strategies that can be meaningfully explored when tackling Functional English tasks. The teaching approaches reflect an emphasis on collaborative learning and provide practitioners with important opportunities to develop learners' critical thinking and comprehension skills in interesting and engaging ways.

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