GCSE ENGLISH TEACHMEET

AN  INTRODUCTION FOR TRAINEE TEACHERS, IN PARTNERSHIP WITH AQA

Join Us!

Where: Paddington Academy, 50 Marylands Road, London, W9 2DR

When: Friday 16th March, 2018, 9.30-3.15

Join us for an introduction to AQA GCSE English Language and GCSE English Literature for trainee teachers. The AQA English Curriculum team will explain key features of the specifications, assessment objectives and assessment structures. The day will also include a session from the British Library exploring their Discovering Literature project and highlighting the free resources they offer.

Refreshments and networking opportunities will also be available, allowing you to meet other trainee teachers from across the south.

Please note: The sessions are aimed specifically at trainee teachers and not at qualified teachers currently delivering the specifications. Mentors are welcome to attend but we ask that their questions be left to break times.

Agenda

Arrivals from 9.30

10.00 – 12.00: Introduction to teaching GCSE English Language, led by Deborah Pearson (Head of Curriculum – English, AQA)

12.00 – 12.45: Lunch break. Please note that lunch will not be provided.

12.45 – 1.15: Introducing Discovering Literature, led by Tamara Tubb (Digital Learning, The British Library)

1.15 – 3.15: Introduction to teaching GCSE English Literature led by Laura Dunster and Sarah White, Curriculum Managers – English, AQA)

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