Wednesday, 9 April 2014

ISSIG CPD at Charterhouse

A useful CPD update day for colleagues teaching iGCSE / 'A' level

GCSE and Post-16 Geography Cluster group

Charterhouse, Godalming. Surrey

Wednesday 25th June 2014 9.30am –3.45pm


Presenters: Peter Price (host), Dr Gareth Hughes, Kieron Young, Ewan Laurie, Dr Garrett Nagle, Iain Palot, Steve Brace, Paul Baker

Morning: GCSE Cluster - updates and planning for all exams

09.30 Arrive for coffee, tea and pastries

10.00 Opening Lecture: Dr Gareth Hughes: ‘Is natural gas all it is fracked up to be’

11.00 Coffee

11.15 Kieron Young: ‘ GPS and Geocaching for GCSE‘

12.15 Two Workshops – make your choice

1. Peter Price and Gareth Hughes: ‘Where are we with IGCSE’

2. Paul Baker and Steve Brace ‘GCSE – the new GCSE syllabi and how to resource it.

13.15 Lunch

Afternoon: Post 16 Cluster - updates and Planning for all Post-16 exams

14.00 Future Post 16 exam updates Ian Palot ( Chair of GA Post 16 Committee) and Steve Brace (RGS)

14.45 Workshops looking at relevant resources, past examinations and exploring strategies to manage courses effectively:

Workshop 1 - IB (Ewan Laurie and Garrett Nagle)

Workshop 2 - A Level (Iain Palot and Dr Gareth Hughes)

Workshop 3 - Pre-U (Peter Price)

16.00 Close and depart

Cost £60 for the day

Reserve your place now by emailing Paul Baker bakerpabs@gmail.com and asking for a booking form or more information.

I spoke at this event last year, and it's a really useful day to update your practice and knowledge.

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