Beyond Test Scores: Developing Learners for Life


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Beyond Test Scores: Developing Learners for Life

Nurturing What Matters: Learner Voice, Learner Independence & Learner Responsibility

Nurturing What Matters:

Learner Voice, Learner Independence & Learner Responsibility

A new programme  for students from third to sixth class.

 

Teaching children to be learners for life is a key goal for education in a world with rapid technological advancements and lack of clarity on required future skillsets.  Workshop will focus on:-

 

· Supporting students to learn ‘how to learn’.

· Helping students to reflect on, be responsible for and assess their own learning.

· Framework for teaching children the tools of learning.

· Key learning strategies that can be used to nurture learner dispositions such as attention, memory, organisation, mindset and self-awareness.

· Overview of the entire programme and ancillary resources.

· Detailed look at texts for senior classes.

Facilitator:

Dr. Suzanne Parkinson, author of ‘My Learner Identity’,

 

 

Category Primary
Date Thursday 22 February 2018 - Thursday 22 February 2018
Time 4.30-6.30pm
Presenters Suzanne Parkinson
Code 18LC320
Fee €0.00
Venue Cork Education Support Centre, Cork
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