ECTs: Getting to Grips with Metacognition

Suitable for: ECTs LTA

Course code Keystages Presented by
ECT148 Foundation; KS1; KS2
  • Ian Richardson (Primary Consultant)
  • Jen Little (Primary Consultant)

• the place of metacognition in the Early Career Framework
• an understanding of metacognition
• how to model and explicity teach metacognitive strategies
• practical ideas to support pupils to engage with, and take responsibility for, their own learning in the classroom

The Early Career Framework specifies that Early Career Teachers should learn that metacognitive strategies are an important element of planning and teaching well-structured lessons. Research has shown that metacognition has a significant impact on pupil progress and is an important component of high quality teaching and learning.

This introduction to metacognition will support ECTs in their understanding of metacognition and of strategies that will support learning across the curriculum. The course will examine how lessons can be structured to promote metacognition. Participants will examine the role of effective questioning in reviewing learning and how talk can be used to help pupils reflect on their learning.

Please note: non attendance will result in a charge of £99 for face-to-face or £85 for Online being charged.

IF YOU ARE APPLYING AS AN LTA MEMBER, PLEASE NOTE: NON ATTENDANCE WILL RESULT IN THE FULL COST (£99 face-to-face or £85 Online) BEING CHARGED.

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