You are invited to visit King Solomon Academy on Friday 13th December. The agenda is as follows:
7.45am – Arrive
8am – Auction
8.40am – Briefing from Bruno
8.50am – Lesson observations – A mix of year 10 and 11 classes
10.15am – Training session from Kris Boulton*
11am – Lesson observations – A mix of year 7 and 8 classes
12.15pm – Meet with groups of pupils
12.45pm – Lunch will be provided
1.15pm – Q&A with Bruno
2pm – Closed-door, round table discussion about changes to GCSE, mastery curriculum, marking in maths, head of department surgery**
3pm – Visit ends
* Kris will be talking about how we use the science behind cognitive load and memory to develop our mastery curriculum and classroom practice.
** Whatever we talk about in that room stays in that room. Nothing gets blogged or tweeted.
At present, the following schools are attending: Reach Academy (@Whitters_90), St Cecilia’s Wandsworth (@mathsAlex), Wyvern College (@Maths_Master), St Leonards Academy and Stratford Upon Avon School (@ListerKev).
If you would like to join visit please email me on firstname.lastname@example.org (and mention if you have any dietary requirements). There is a maximum of 10 visitors.
We look forward to seeing you,
ps if you can’t make it but an AST in your department or your Deputy Head of Maths is able to visit, then they would also be welcome.