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AOK organises study visits to Scotland. Please click on the link for more information.

 

AOK COURSES

Modern Studies

  Frank Cooney has been a Principal Teacher of Modern Studies, an Adviser in Social Subjects, Head of Social Studies at Northern College and University of Aberdeen and is also the author of numerous Modern Studies textbooks. In his work with SQA,he has been at various times a Principal Assessor, vetter, setter , marker and verifier. He has provided training for Modern Studies and Politics staff nationally for a significant number of years.

Raising Attainment in Higher Modern Studies
Thursday 4th October 2018
10.00 - 15.30
£179 plus VAT

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This course provides an analysis of the 2018 exam and an opportunity for teachers to develop best practice in enhancing student performance . It also provides an opportunity to discuss with colleagues the new exam changes for session 2018-19

During the day the following topics/issues will be discussed:

• Planning and managing the unit and course specification
• Strategies to unlock the marks for the Assignment
• National standards in the Exam paper

Raising Attainment in National 5 Modern Studies
Thursday 25th October 2018
10.00 - 15.30
£179 plus VAT

This course provides an overview of the planning and delivery of both unit and course provision. It also provides an analysis of the 2018 exam and an opportunity for teachers to develop best practice in enhancing student performance.

During the day the following topics/issues will be discussed:

• Planning and managing the unit and course specification
• Strategies to unlock the marks for the Assignment
• National standards in the 2018 Exam paper

Previous attendees have commented:

'Another very useful and informative course'
'Small group size appreciated'
'Useful and very helpful'

Preparing Candidates for Advanced Higher Modern Studies
Thursday 1st November 2018
10.00 - 15.30
£179 plus VAT

This course provides an overview of the planning and delivery of both unit and course provision. It also provides an analysis of the 2018 exam and an opportunity for teachers to develop best practice in enhancing student performance.

During the day the following topics/issues will be discussed:

• Planning and managing the unit and course specification
• Strategies to unlock the marks for the Project/Dissertation
• National standards in the 2018 Exam paper

Previous attendees have commented:

'really enjoyed this'
'Very useful to understand standards'
'Thank you for all the help'

Preparing Candidates for Higher Politics
Thursday 1st November 2018
10.00 - 15.30
£179 plus VAT

This course provides an overview of the planning and delivery of both unit and course provision. It also provides an analysis of the 2018 exam and an opportunity for teachers to develop best practice in enhancing student performance.

During the day the following topics/issues will be discussed:

• Planning and managing the unit and course specification
• Strategies to unlock the marks for the Assignment
• National standards in the 2018 Exam paper

Previous attendees have commented:

‘A great help'
'Useful - good to have time to focus and go over things and get reassurance'
'Very useful, thanks!'


Product available to purchase - SUCCESS IN THE HIGHER MODERN STUDIES ASSIGNMENT - more info here

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

The first years of Senior Management - 30th October 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, including Self Harm - 16th November 2018

Mindfulness for Students - 22nd November 2018

Preparing for Senior Management (for aspiring Deputes and Headteachers) - 3rd December 2018

Encouraging Creativity using the iPad - 4th December 2018