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London History Exchange TeachMeet: Ideas for teaching the new GCSE curricul...
Thu 8 December 2016, 17:30 – 20:00 GMT
The London History Exchange TeachMeet is back for the new academic year and this time we are discussing the new GCSE curriculum. We would like to bring History teachers across London to come together and share best practice and ideas of the new GCSE curriculum across all exam boards.
We have a Key Note Speaker, Martin Spafford who helped design the new GCSE curriculum as well as taught History at George Mitchell School in East London for over 20 years and is an education committee member of BASA.
Please join us for some drinks and food and listen to passionate teachers share some of the best things that they do in the classroom. This event is a collaboration between the UCL Institute of Education History Tutors and the Teach First London History Network - it's open to all teachers who want to meet others and continuously improve their practice in History teaching. If you would like to know more about the event, please contact Chloe Cawthorne, email@example.com
17.30 – Arrival and welcome drinks
18.00 – Presentation from Martin Spafford
18.10 – TeachMeet begins
19.15 – Networking drinks 19.30
Finish and venture to nearby pub for more informal networking. We look forward to seeing you there.
If you'd like to present some of your ideas please get a SPEAKER ticket where we will ask you to present some of your ideas for 5 minutes. If you want to attend the event without presenting people get a GUEST tickets.
All SPEAKER ticket holders will be contacted by Chloe one week prior to the event to get your powerpoints for the presentation.
The London History Exchange was established in 2013 and holds termly TeachMeets led by the community along with keynotes on aspects of history education. It's a collaboration between UCL Institute of Education lecturers past and present and Teach First's London History teaching network. This event is in collaboration with Teach First.