A proven process to improve teaching by one OFSTED level
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Focus on Ofsted’s changes:
marking & feedback
reducing teacher talk
stretch and challenge
Discover the ‘BIG FOUR’ - unpick the key areas of an Outstanding learning environment
Tools to measure impact and prove your success
Andy is a nationally acclaimed, award winning educational trainer, consultant and writer. He co-developed the Outstanding Teaching programme that has helped numerous schools transform the quality of teaching and learning and help them achieve
‘Outstanding’. Andy is the co-author of “Engaging Learners,” that is available to buy from September 2012.
Mark brings a wealth of experience from his twelve years of teaching. His keen appreciation about what motivates people to learn and engage lies at the core of his training. By observing more than a thousand lessons in both primary and secondary schools over the last 5 years, he has gained a keen understanding of the key ingredients required to transform learning in the classroom so that it is active, high in challenge, collaborative and student-led. His work in helping to develop teaching and learning has helped individual teachers, as well as schools to ‘level up’ as judged by Ofsted.
How to meet the highest Ofsted requirements
Unpick Ofsted’s latest criteria for Outstanding
Clarify how to reach Outstanding in all lessons
Develop your teaching through iterative practice
The 90% interactive course that really ‘walks the talk’
Identify the key 5 areas for teacher performance
Build individual and class autonomy
Plan for independence; plan lessons with the end in mind using lesson kebab©
Understand engagement; what motivates your pupils
Go deeper; challenge your pupils to reach higher levels
Outstanding by feedback; teach with the spirit of AfL
Practical techniques to ensure you deliver Outstanding everytime
- 12 challenges to get students thinking
- 101 starters and plenaries
- 3 minute motivator games
- 12 understanding performances
- Key strategies to embed the ‘BIG FOUR’
Outstanding Teaching, along with all our courses, can be arranged for in-school training (INSET).
For each course we recommend trainer(s), but when arranging your INSET day, you can choose. For more information, contact our INSET department.
Michelle has been in education for over 25 years as a teacher, senior manager, LEA consultant and trainer. She is a highly motivational trainer and mentor whose courses are packed full of ideas grounded in experience of what works in schools and the classroom.