Testimonials

NQT - SAFEGUARDING

How to deal with safeguarding issues effectively.

 

A great deal of content was covered and the session was extremely informative.

 

I found the case studies valuable and it was good to go through possible scenarios together as a group.

 

More in-depth look at where our reports go and who gets involved etc.

NQT - ASSESSMENT, TARGET SETTING & DATA

Very useful as an NQT.

 

Great overview of different aspects

 

Excellent standard and really helpful

 

Very informative about what is expected of teachers – relatable view from a Headteacher!

NQT - BEHAVIOUR MANAGEMENT

I am in a very challenging class and will absolutely employ some of these ideas into my classroom – thank you.

 

Brilliant course with lots of good practical ideas

 

Reminder of different strategies available.

 

Time to discuss with other class teachers was really useful

 

Tips and advice, especially about boys.

NQT - WORKING WITH ADDITIONAL ADULTS

Would like attend further courses with this facilitator – excellent

 

Finding out about how other NQTs manage their TAs and discussing how best to utilise them in the classroom.

 

Examples of how to deal with problems.

 

Sharing experiences with others Risk taking discussion and being told that all NQTs have something new to offer their school.

 

Speaking with other teachers about how they deploy their own TA and how they maintain dialogue.

NQT - SEN/INCLUSION

Great session, learnt a lot – how to use a TA and to cater for different needs.

 

Brilliant ideas and resources to take away. Interactive – demonstrated what it may be like for a child with particular need in certain situations.

 

Good ideas shared for Quality First Teaching.

 

Good to hear and share other NQT experiences.

 

Tasks really engaging and thought provoking

 

Discussions on use of TA and the strategies I can put in place for children with a specific need.

 

Tasks – really helped me to see things from child’s perspective.

HEADTEACHER'S EXPECTATIONS OF AN NQT

Very informative and it was interesting to hear a Headteacher’s genuine view.

 

Fantastic presentation, kept us engaged the whole time.

 

Highlighted everything I need to be thinking about and evaluating in my own practice.

 

The attention drawn to statutory guidance was particularly useful.

 

Given an insight to how I should set high expectations for myself as an NQT.

 

Good advice and the opportunity to ask questions..

NQT - PE DANCE

NQT - PE GAMES

Ideas for warm ups and cool downs were great as well as the curriculum overviews and music inspiration.

 

Very useful and lots of ideas to take forward.

 

I feel I would be more confident now to teach dance. Thank you!

 

Very useful techniques and sharing of best practice.

 

Valuable first had experience and knowledge that is transferrable to lessons.

 

Excellent session!

 

The practical aspects helped me to see both the role of the teacher and the children throughout the session.

 

Brilliant step by step breakdown of outstanding 6 lesson session.

Practical, enjoyable and great ideas for differentiation.

 

Excellent Course.

 

Fantastic delivery and great ideas.

 

Focus on fundamental skills.

 

Practical activities to apply theory.

Brilliant being able to engage in a session with the children and having the opportunity to participate.

 

Brilliant opportunity to see that I can do in gymnastics – and that all children were active at all times.

 

Actually observing a class was very beneficial

 

Fantastic session

 

All 3 PE sessions have been extremely useful. Thank you!

NQT - PE GYMNASTICS

DEVELOPING MIDDLE LEADERS

PE - GYMNASTICS

Really enjoyable and worthwhile

 

Thought the activities were very useful

 

The facilitators had prepared the delivery and expectations of the course thoroughly.

 

A very comfortable presentation in a professional manner

 

It's motivating me for change

 

Excellent and challenging

 

Excellent day-stimulating

 

Thank you-very helpful

 

Chance to share ideas

 

Really enjoyed the discussion generated today

 

It was excellent, I learned a lot

 

Interactive-great

 

A really enjoyable and worthwhile afternoon

 

Thought the activities were very useful

Opportunity to share good practice with others
 
Sharing ideas in a friendly non-threatening atmosphere
 
Great ideas to share in class
 
Relaxed/friendly approach
 
Lots of time to share ideas
 
Reassurance of my own ability
 
Time to discuss ‘teaching’ with colleagues
 
Practical ideas, ward rounds and increased awareness of Blooms Taxonomy
 
Learning walks
 
Opportunity to compare own practice with peers
 
Opportunity to see concepts in action in classrooms
 
Great course – thank you
 
Thoroughly enjoyable course to attend

TEACHING AND LEARNING PROGRAMME

PE - DANCE