Improving Learning Through Dynamic Assessment

Fraser Lauchlan

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A Training Event by Fraser Lauchlan

Delivered online via the Zoom platform (no Zoom account needed)

Tuesday 13th July 2021 (9.30am-4.30pm)

Aims

To revisit briefly the theory underlying dynamic assessment, build upon existing skills, consider some of the key underpinning concepts and approaches, look at some materials used in dynamic assessment (DA), and consider issues relating to putting DA into practice, including feedback and report writing. Includes looking at video footage and real-life cases.

Cost

£160* (*£185 including copy of Improving Learning Through Dynamic Assessment – RRP: £29.99)

Location

Delivered online via Zoom platform

*Discounts for TEPs and group bookings of 3 or more

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To attend the workshop download and complete the application form then email to fraserlauchlan@live.com.
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Programme For The Day - Tuesday 13th July 2021 (9.30-16.30)

Approximate times:

9.30-9.45    Introduction and outline of the day.  Aims and objectives.

9.45-10.15   Small group discussion/activity: Why should I use dynamic assessment?

10.15-11.00  Brief look at background theory and concepts underlying dynamic assessment

11.00-11.15 Tea/Coffee

11.15-12.00  Moving from theory to practice: Considering mediated learning in detail

12.00-12-30  Introduction to the text book: Improving Learning Through Dynamic Assessment: A Practical Classroom Resource (by F. Lauchlan & D. Carrigan)

12.30-1.30  Lunch

1.30-2.45    Case study 1: John*.  Video footage and discussion, using the text book as a guide.

2.45-3.00    Tea/Coffee

3.15-4.00    Using non-standard (‘off the shelf’) materials dynamically. Video footage and discussion, using the text book as a guide.

4.00-4.30    Small group discussion: Where to go from here? What can I take from the training into my everyday practice? What are realistic targets?

* Name changed to ensure anonymity

£160* (*£185 including copy of Improving Learning Through Dynamic Assessment – RRP: £29.99)

Delivered online via Zoom platform

*Discounts for TEPs and group bookings of 3 or more

For more information on the training you can use the contact form to get in touch via email.