Digital Schoolhouse (Mark Dorling) - Conference 2011
“What and how do I teach my Year 7s?”
This workshop provides an opportunity to answer your questions and give practical advice on creative and integrated lesson planning, kinaesthetic learning activities, and use of technology to enhance pedagogy. Secondary teachers will also gain a valuable insight into primary ICT (Computing) curriculum to help your department overcome the (Key Stage 2/3) transitional challenges. Mark will also share some of the secrets behind the successful Digital Schoolhouse model operating at Langley Grammar School.
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Specialist School Link Teacher, Langley Grammar School, Langley, Berkshire
|Mark is a primary-trained teacher with secondary teaching and industry experience. He has taught in both all- ability and selective schools. Mark joined Langley Grammar School in 2008 to establish and lead a cross phase (Key Stage 2/3) transition project called the Digital Schoolhouse which has worked with over 50 primary schools. Mark regularly coordinates a cluster group of primary and SEN schools, is a guest lecturer on the postgraduate programme (primary) at Brunel University and delivers in-house training sessions on his areas of interest and expertise.|