Teaching Assistants- Maximising Classroom Impact Aimed at: Support Staff
Duration: 1 Half day
Facilitator: Chris Gajewski – School Improvement Consultant
Chris Gajewski has had a broad range of experience within schools and local authorities nationally as a head teacher, school improvement partner and adviser. He is currently working as a freelance school improvement consultant and is also a lead assessor for the ‘Challenge Award’ which involves him assessing good and outstanding primary and secondary schools throughout the country to review the on-going quality or provision by observing learning, scrutinising work, interviewing staff, parents, governors and pupils and reviewing a broad range of evidence. His work is highly regarded by schools as he quickly establishes positive and effective working relationships through honest challenge and measured professional support.
Content: The session will look at effective questioning, marking and feedback. Developing pupils as independent learners and working with more and less able pupils. A range of approaches to working with children will be reviewed and opportunities for delegates to share effective practice will be available.
Attendance will support delegates to maximise the impact they have in supporting a wide range of pupils.
Delegate Price:£50 including refreshments
20 November 2014
To book places, please contact Jeanette Gillott at St Peter’s Learning Centre on