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AOK COURSES

Biology & Human Biology

   

Billy DICKSON – Former Science Faculty Head Beeslack CHS and is currently teaching N5, New Higher Biology and Human Biology and New AH Biology at Basil Paterson College, Edinburgh. He is also a former Examiner and Setter - Higher and Revised Higher Biology (2000 – 2015)

Graham MOFFAT – Former DHT Newbattle CHS and is currently teaching N5, New Higher and New AH Biology at GWC. He is also a former Principal Assessor - Higher and Revised Higher Biology (2002 – 2015)

Billy & Graham

Co-authors - How To Pass [N5 Biology, H Biology and H Human Biology]
Co-authors - Model Papers [N5 Biology, H Biology and H Human Biology, AH Biology]
Co-authors - Practice Papers [N5 Biology, H Biology and H Human Biology] – series in press
Co -Presenters SQA National Standards Workshops (2004, 2007) and Item Bank Writing (2006 – 2014)
Co -Presenters Philip Allan Updates N5, Higher Biology, Raising Pupil Attainment, Raising Departmental Attainment (2013 – 2016)               
Co -Presenters Midlothian Council Pupil Biology Conferences [2006 – 2009] and Staff Training eg STACS  [2009 – 2012]

Raising Attainment in N5 Biology
Monday 29 October 2018
10.00 - 15.30
£179 plus VAT

Raising pupil attainment in N5 Biology continues to be a priority for all biology teachers.
This course will promote discussion of the new SQA Course Specification for N5 Biology, candidate performance in the 2018 Examination and Assignment and provide opportunity to reflect on activities, assessment and feedback related to this Course.

Course Aims

  • Evaluate delivery of the new Course specification
  • Review candidate performance in the 2018 Course assessment
  • Identification of challenging areas, activities to facilitate delivery and methods of feedback

Raising Attainment in Higher Biology
Monday 12 November 2018
10.00 - 15.30
£179 plus VAT

Raising pupil attainment in Higher Biology continues to be a priority for all biology teachers.
This course will promote discussion of the new SQA Course Specification for Higher Biology, candidate performance in the 2018 Examination and Assignment and provide opportunity to reflect on activities, assessment and feedback related to this Course.

Course Aims

  • Evaluate delivery of the new Course specification
  • Review candidate performance in the 2018 Course assessment
  • Identification of challenging areas, activities to facilitate delivery and methods of feedback

Raising Attainment in Higher Human Biology
Thursday 29 November 2018
10.00 - 15.30
£179 plus VAT

Raising pupil attainment in Higher Human Biology continues to be a priority for all biology teachers.
This course will promote discussion of the new SQA Course Specification for Higher Human Biology, candidate performance in the 2018 Examination and Assignment and provide opportunity to reflect on activities, assessment and feedback related to this Course.

Course Aims

  • Evaluate delivery of the new Course specification
  • Review candidate performance in the 2018 Course assessment
  • Identification of challenging areas, activities to facilitate delivery and methods of feedback


Courses available to all teachers:

Supporting a Probationer Teacher in your department/faculty - 7th September 2018

Mindfulness Level 1 - 25th September 2018

Teaching with the Ipad - 1st October 2018

An Introduction to Pastoral Care/Pupil Support/Guidance - 2nd October 2018

Managing your department/faculty - 8th October 2018

Making the most of GLOW - 9th October 2018

Mental Health First Aid - 26th October and 2nd November 2018

Using Excel and PowerPoint in the classroom - 5th November 2018

Mindfulness in Education: Resilience and effectiveness for School Leaders - 7th November 2018

Supporting young people with ASD and ADHD in the classroom - 14th November 2018

Supporting Young Peoples Mental Health, inlcuding self-harm - 16th November 2018

Mindfulness for Students - 22nd November 2018

Encouraging Creativity using the iPad - 4th December 2018