Who should attend? – All teachers and school leaders looking to enhance staff or pupil performance through effective coaching and mentoring.
Session 1 – Defining the different kinds of professional support we can use in our schools and looking at how better aligning the capacity of the staff with the needs of the school can be a key to improvement
Session 2 – How we define more appropriate goals for better outcomes
Session 3 – The personal qualities that make a better coach or mentor
Session 4 – Dealing better with the difficult conversations
Session 5 – Q&A
Session 1: Key mentoring models. Why do we need mentoring? – How mentoring might make a difference to your students’ learning. Different types of mentoring – Knowing which mentoring model is right in a particular learning situation.
Session 2: Strategies for effective mentoring. What does good mentoring look like? – Exploring existing models of good practice. What do we need to put in place for mentoring to be effective? Exploring systems that support outstanding mentoring.
Session 3: Types of mentoring. Academic mentoring SMART targets. Pastoral mentoring. External mentors – when to use outside agencies – models for good practice.
Session 4: Mentoring and the bigger picture. How mentoring can help raise attainment? – Key strategies to support outstanding learning through highly effective mentoring.
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