Professional Development Platform

July 9, 2020 Reading Time: Minutes Contributor: Chris Baker

ECT Summer Launchpad

Welcome to the Early Career Teacher Summer Launchpad Programme

The ECT Launchpad is a week-long programme of online professional development and support activities aimed at Early Career Teachers (NQT & NQT+1)

Programme Aims:

• Starting to build the CLF ECT network and relationships.
• Revisiting the foundations of effective teaching and learning.
• Improving the September transition for Early Career Teachers.

Launchpad activities are OPTIONAL and all resources can be found below in the daily drop down sections.

Pre-Reading – Each day includes pre-reading which will provide the stimulus for the workshop session.

Workshop – Each day will include a 2hr workshop centred around elements of the Early Career Framework.

T&L Clinic – Each evening will include a 1 hr drop-in teaching and learning clinic where teachers can ask questions, start discussions and explore classroom strategies .

Click the sections below to access the activities

Monday 24th August – Personal Development

Pre-Reading

7 Habits of Highly Effective People – LINK
The Power of Habit – LINK
Wellbeing – LINK

Workshop 10.00am – 12.00pm

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Teaching & Learning Clinic 4.00pm – 5.00pm

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Tuesday 25th August – Professional Skills

Pre-Reading

Personal Learning Networks – LINK
Self-Management – LINK
Technology – LINK

Workshop -10.00am – 12.00pm

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Teaching & Learning Clinic – 5.00pm – 6.00pm

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Wednesday 26th August – Ready To Teach

Pre-Reading

Knowledge – LINK
Planning – LINK
Relationships – LINK

Workshop – 10.00am – 12.00pm

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Teaching & Learning Clinic – 6.00pm – 7.00pm

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Thursday 27th August – Classroom Practice 1

Pre-Reading

Learning Environment – LINK
Exposition – LINK
Modelling – LINK

Workshop – 10.00am – 12.00pm

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Teaching & Learning Clinic – 7.00 pm – 8.00pm

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Friday 28th August – Classroom Practice 2

Pre-Reading

Challenge – LINK
Questioning – LINK
Feedback – LINK

Workshop – 10.00am – 12.00pm

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Teaching & Learning Clinic – 8.00pm – 9.00pm

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