This one day course is for teachers, lecturers and tutors supporting learners who are working towards re-sitting GCSE Mathematics on a one year course. It focuses on the key areas of subject knowledge essential for improved student success at Foundation tier. We investigate approaches that can improve understanding and assist recall in areas where learners have previously struggled with other approaches.
The course is aimed at GCSE Mathematics teachers or vocational subject specialists who may have experience teaching Functional Skills Mathematics, but not GCSE Mathematics.
In addition, we expect the course will be of interest to you if you are:
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Comments from teachers who have been on the course include:
A very enjoyable day. Many ideas for me to use in my lessons especially contextualised learning
Very good. Great to have the space and time to discuss lessons and activities
Thank you- a great help. Really beneficial
We welcome the opportunity to offer courses based at your own premises.
We would expect to tailor the course to meet your specific circumstances. For example, we can provide additional online sessions which offer an effective way of developing subject knowledge in particular topics.
If you would like to explore the possibility of arranging a course please contact Bernard Murphy.
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