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Information on upcoming courses and webinars to support maths, English and Digital Skills professional development. Free places available (criteria apply).
Do you teach Functional Skills English at Entry Level? This CPD programme will introduce you to phonics-based teaching approaches and will enable you to explore the principles and practices that underpin the new Post-16 Phonics Toolkit.
This three day CPD 'Developing Advanced Practitioners' programme will model approaches that you can apply to your own work as an advanced practitioner, and will be delivered through a blend of input, discussion and reflection.
These courses will ensure that those responsible for teaching Functional Skills are conversant with effective practice and have the confidence to teach Functional Skills maths and/or Englsih to learners with skills below Level 2 and to support their achievement.
These online taster sessions aim to increase your knowledge and confidence to better support learners with dyslexia, autism and hearing impairments.
Education Scotland, Glasgow City Council and SCILT (Scotland's National Centre for Languages) have produced a free online learning resource highlighting the benefits of bilingualism and providing practical strategies that teachers everywhere can use to promote and support bilingualism in their classrooms.