History

Open young minds to the richness of the past

 

The History course combines analysis of academic research, current educational agendas and practical classroom strategies to develop informed and effective History teachers.

The course is led by highly experienced and successful History teachers. Sessions are characterised by lively debate and discussion and involve diverse activities including trainer led exposition, whole group tasks, individual reflection on practice and teaching resource production. Observation and analysis of History lessons forms a central part of the training. 

Preparatory reading is provided and set to promote high level engagement and development as a History teacher.

The course explores the nature of History as a subject and its place in the curriculum, historical concepts and progression and pedagogical implications for successful History teaching.

 

 

Tutor: Stuart Godman sgodman@suttonmail.org