Support Staff

Teaching Assistant and Teacher Webinars

In partnership with Oasis Innovation Teaching School, we are pleased to present a series of webinars designed specifically for Teaching Assistants and classroom support staff, who play such a valuable role in supporting children with their learning.

These sessions will also be beneficial for class teachers, and all staff who work with children.

TitleContentAudienceDate

Reading for Pleasure

What is reading for pleasure?

 Inspiring a love of reading remotely

Creating a curriculum that integrates reading for pleasure and reading instruction

Working with parents and carers in an equitable way 

This is a new Webinar for teachers and teaching assistants

Dates for 2021/22 tbc

Questioning for Comprehension

 Who asks the questions? Teacher or reader?

On the lines, between the lines and off the lines

Exploring the strategy of questioning to develop the skill of inference making, both in-person and remotely

Evaluating the quality of questions to check for understanding

This is a new Webinar for teachers and teaching assistants

Dates for 2021/22 tbc

Teaching Struggling Readers

 Defining reading

Using cognitive to science to improve reading instruction

Some structures and strategies for success, both in person and remotely

This is a new Webinar specifically for teaching assistants

Dates for 2021/22 tbc
Alliance for Learning
Cavendish Road, Bowdon
Altrincham WA14 2NL
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