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Learning to Learn: Raising the Bar, Closing the Gap
Fri 27 January 2017, 10:30 – 15:30 GMT
In recent weeks and months, there has been a lot of noise about drilling knowledge and "no excuses" discipline. There is another way. This is a training day for classroom teachers, senior leaders and headteachers, based on original research into Learning Skills - a whole-school, evidence-informed approach to teaching and learning. A 5-year evaluation by researchers from the University of Cambridge found that the Learning Skills programme led to significantly improved attainment, especially among students eligible for the Pupil Premium (Mannion & Mercer, 2016). Find out what we did, how we did it - and how you can start the counter-revolution in your own school!