Design & Technology Teacher Network 2018-19

Starting: November 8, 2018 | 4:00pm - 5:30pm

This network is a chance for teachers of Design and Technology to get together to discuss current issues in Secondary D&T Education. The group will meet termly in twilight sessions in schools across the ATSA network.

The first session will be held at St George’s School, Harpenden with further sessions hosted by other schools across the alliance.  Sessions will run from 4.00 – 5.30pm on the following dates:

  • Thursday, 8th November 2018
  • Thursday, 28th March 2019
  • Thursday, 6th June 2019

Who is this course for?

Teachers of D&T

What are the objectives or outcomes?

On this programme participants will:

  • Discuss changes to the curriculum.
  • Share best practice to support all year groups.
  • Discuss challenges that face Teachers of D&T

Areas of focus:

The course will include:

  • Facilitated sessions
  • Planning next steps
  • Practical techniques
  • Google drive to share resources and planning.

Meet the facilitator:

Scott Tweeddale is currently Head of RM & Graphics at St George’s School, Harpenden. He was KS4 at a school in North West London before moving to Hertfordshire.

Scott has worked at two schools and has taught for 6 years. He has been involved in other whole school projects and working parties throughout this time.