You will be awarded this CPDSO certificate when you have completed all three modules.
When you have completed Module 1 and Module 2 you will be awarded the MAW Education certificate.
This course is for teachers wanting to update their teaching methods.
Do you teach straight from the text book? Do you want to know how you can make the work more relevant for all your students, whatever their ability? This course will take you by the hand, step by step, and show you how to make that change. In Module 1, the Foundation Unit, you will learn about famous educationists and brain research, both of which have influenced current educational practice. You will also be asked to assess your own practice. Module 2 then shows you how to apply what you have learned in Module 1 to your own practice.
Howard Gardner and MI Thoery
Professor Howard Gardner's MI theory has influencing education since 1983, as a result of research he was doing at Harvard University in the USA. Learn how this theory came about and how it has been implemented in schools across the world.
Friedrich Froebel and the Individual Child
Froebel emphasised the importance of the teacher's observations, and educating the whole child. He demonstrated how children learn through play and from nature, and the importance of starting from where the child is.
John Dewey and Real Life Situations
John Dewey's educational theory was that children are by nature curious, similar to scientists, and experimentation and independent thinking should be encouraged. He also believed that they should learn through real life situations.
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Module 1 continues to be free until the end of August 2019. Module 1 will cost £30 for the three lessons, at the start of the new academic year, from 1st September 2019. This goes towards tuition fees, which are subsidised.
Course curriculum - Module 1: Famous Educationalists and Brain Research
Learning Objectives: To know about different theories in education; To understand how brain research has influenced teaching methods; To be able to apply this knowledge to improve your own teaching.
Welcome to the course!
Chapter #1 - An Introduction to Multiple Intelligences
Chapter #2 - MI and Scientific Research
Chapter #3 - Great Educationalists and You, the Teacher
This is the Foundation Unit for the three-part course. It gives you a firm basis on which to build, when applying that knowledge to your own situation in Modules 2 and 3. Module 2 will take you step by step through understanding how children learn, how to apply that to your lesson planning, and how to use assessment to plan work for your students' different interests and abilities. Module 3 will introduce you to the roles of Senior Leaders in your school.
Modules 1 and 2 are based on very successful workshops run by Margaret Warner for teachers in India and Algeria. Module 3 is based on chapters from her book 'Changing Education', published in India. If after studying Lesson 5 you feel that this module is not for you, there is a full money-back guarantee. Any requests or complaints should be send to firstname.lastname@example.org. However, we are expecting your enthusiasm and success, as with previous students whose testimonials are above, on this website. If you would like to write a short testimonial when you complete a module, we will add yours, with your name, to those already there to acknowledged the work and time you have put into improving your teaching skills.