Critical thinking for achievement: Using data better FREE event

14 March 2019
10:00 - 15:30
Ordnance Survey
Explorer House
Adanac Drive
, Southampton SO16 0AS , United Kingdom

The aim is to strengthen teachers' subject knowledge and build confidence and capability in curriculum planning and teaching.

Event Type: 
Workshop
11-19 Teachers
Early Career Teachers
Primary
SLT
London
North East London & Essex (Essex, Newham, Waltham Forest, Barking and Dagenham, Havering and Redbridge)
South East (Kent, Bromley and Bexley)
Southern Counties (Hampshire, Dorset, Isle of Wight, Channel Islands)

Location

The Critical Thinking for Achievement project provides free CPD for primary and secondary teachers of geography and science. Funded by the DfE and delivered by the GA and ASE, its aim is to strengthen teachers'
subject knowledge and build confidence and capability in curriculum planning and teaching.

You are warmly invited to a launch event for our Critical Thinking for Achievement extension programme - Using data better.

Programme:
10.00 – 12.00 An introduction to ‘Critical Thinking for Achievement’
A taster of our popular core course looking at the critical use of evidence in geography and
science.
12.00 – 12.45 Lunch
12.45 – 14.30 Launch of our ‘Using data better’ enhanced programme
Practical support to encourage the critical evaluation of data and an opportunity to get hands-on
experience with the award-winning service Digimap for schools
14.30 – 15.30 Tour of the Ordnance Survey Head Office
A chance to see OS mapping in action and find out how the country’s maps are researched and
put together
15.30 End

For further information about the Critical Thinking for Achievement programme visit https://www.geography.org.uk/Critical-thinking-for-achievement

Email jbeattie@geography.org.uk to register your interest for the launch event

This event is supported by