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    Come join us at Exploring the Work of Other Designers in Primary Design and Technology (Webinar) – 7 February 2023

    by Hannah Richardson -

    Participants will gain knowledge of how to meet the National Curriculum requirement that children at primary school learn about great artists, architects, craft makers and designers.

    Participants will learn how to:

    • Explore the work of other designers to inspire and support Design and Technology topics and units
    • Develop inspirational topics based on designers' work
    • Develop resources for other staff to use in schools.

    This training will be delivered over one day.

    Search and book on the Learning Zone using keyword search: Design Exploring

    Price: Sub £180 / SLA £145 / Full £216

    Don’t miss this - Being a Design and Technology Subject Lead in the Primary School 22-23 – 31 January 2023

    by Hannah Richardson -

    This course will give new and aspiring Design and Technology subject co-ordinators confidence in leading and managing their subject.

    Participants will learn how to:

    • Advocate confidently for Design and Technology as a subject in their school
    • Plan effectively in the long, short, and medium term
    • Assess children's progress in the subject
    • Create an action plan for developing Design and Technology provision

    Search and book on the Learning Zone using keyword search: Technology Lead

    Price: Sub £215 / SLA £145 / Full £258

    Sign up now - Spring 22-23 Termly Design and Technology Support Group Workshop

    by Hannah Richardson -

    This twilight workshop will offer a valuable opportunity for teachers to participate in practical activities and meet other teachers to share ideas and thoughts about design and technology in the classroom.

    Participants will gain inspiration and ideas for different starting points and projects for all year groups across the primary age range.

    Available dates:

    9 January 2023 – Alton/Petersfield 

    10 January 2023 – Basingstoke 

    11 January 2023 – Eastleigh 

    12 January 2023 – Fareham and Gosport 

    16 January 2023 – Farnborough and Aldershot 

    17 January 2023 – Havant 

    18 January 2023 – New Forest

    Search and book on the Learning Zone by using keyword search: Spring Design Technology

    Price: Sub £140 / SLA £115 / Full £168

    Supporting pupils with SEND in Design and Technology in Secondary School (Webinar) – 23 February 2023

    by Hannah Richardson -

    This course provides practical guidance on how you might advise teachers when planning to support children with special educational needs in design and technology.

    This course will focus on:

    • What is a SEN in D&T?
    • Curriculum planning for SEND in D&T
    • Examples of how lesson plans may be adapted to address a range of learning needs
    • Ensuring pupils can access and produce successful initial design work – recording and communicating design ideas and developments.

    Search and book on the Learning Zone using keyword search: SEND Design  

    Price: Sub £230 / SLA £200 / Full £276

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