Session One: The Teaching Assistant Masterclass

Session One: The Teaching Assistant Masterclass

Updated Jan 19, 2021

Session One of four one hour long webinars aimed at Primary and Secondary school teaching assistants.

Over the four sessions we will:

  • Explore the role the teaching assistant and identify personal career development points and goals.
  • Explore best practice for supporting learning during a range of learning times in the classroom including: the lesson introduction, facilitating effective group work, the plenary and using scaffolding to develop independence.
  • Explore strategies to support pupils social, emotional and mental health needs.
  • Identify how to lead high quality interventions and transfer learning from the intervention back into the classroom.
  • Signpost useful practical resources.
  • Identify quick wins – easy to deploy support strategies for maximum impact.

Presented by Becci Hawes