TSS Offers

SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINEERING AND MATH (STEAM) TEACHER TRAINING


Who Should Attend

Principals, Directors, Educator Leaders, Teachers and Support Staff.

Session Description

Day 1

  • What is STEAM?
  • How is STEAM integrated into the curriculum?
  • Why teach STEAM?
  • Choosing and planning a topic
  • What are the learning outcomes?
  • Resourcing the chosen topic
  • Classroom management
  • Designing questions Why? How? What if? Explain
  • Assign roles, collaborate, use technology, identify skill set and leadership opportunities
  • Evaluate, reflect and improve, develop patience and resilience, use of video and research to support reflection and evaluation
  • The final product
  • What are the successes and failures?
  • Are changes innovative?
  • Review, record process and format for exhibiting

Day 2

  • Creating a curriculum design
  • Planning a STEAM lesson
  • How to teach a STEAM lesson
  • What learning skills are being developed?
  • STEAM – model lesson
  • Designing and delivering a STEAM lesson

Training Goals

  • How to design a STEAM curriculum
  • How to plan a STEAM lesson
  • How to resource STEAM learning
  • How to deliver a STEAM lesson
  • Improve students’ learning skills and opportunities to be innovative and enterprising
  • Create more opportunities for personalized and project based learning

About the Presenter


Mr. Stuart Herbert

Mr. Herbert was a senior inspector with Dubai Schools Inspection Bureau for three years and is now a lead school inspector with Abu Dhabi Education Council. He has undertaken over 140 inspections during the last seven years in the United Arab Emirates. He is a UK inspector of schools. A qualified teacher and former principal with a Master’s degree; he has led inspections in all phase schools in Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Al Ain. An educator for 40 years, he has undertaken over 200 principal performance reviews in the UK. He has written inspection guidance for KHDA. He was a former senior improvement adviser in England supporting 23 schools in Wiltshire. He has trained teachers and leaders in Dubai as well as principals in government schools in Abu Dhabi. His experience is extensive and includes training CBSE teachers with the Podar group of schools in Mumbai as well as in CBSE schools throughout the UAE. Mr. Herbert has worked with both schools and universities throughout China as well as supporting schools in Korea, Uganda, Egypt and Pakistan. His training courses have included school leadership and self-evaluation, teaching for effective learning, assessment, tracking personalized learning, SEN identification and support, governance, the development of middle leaders as well as curriculum adaptation and design. He has supported schools in delivering on line learning as well as establishing learning platforms for access from school and home.

Hours of Instruction

Each Level Course is 15 hours of instruction over two full consecutive days with an opportunity for follow-up activities for the purposes of implementation of learned content.

Date, Time and Location

Check In/Registration: 8:00 am
Training Session: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Session – Dubai
Sunday, December 10, 2017 and Monday, December 11, 2017
Park Regis Kris Kin Hotel,
Sheikh Khalifah Bin Zayed St.
Opp Burjuman Centre, Bur Dubai

Session – Abu Dhabi
Sunday, December 3, 2017 and Monday, December 4, 2017
Yas Island Rotana and Centro Yas Island, Abu Dhabi

Registration

Click here to fill in the registration form.

Click here to print the PDF form.

Fees and Cancellation

Cost: 1,390 AED until November 21, 2017 (subject to space availability).
1,550 AED after November 21, 2017.
For those registering for the first day only – 765 AED.
(All materials included. Lunch and morning/afternoon break refreshments are provided.)

Cancellations received by November 21, 2017 will be subject to a 200 AED fee.
Cancellations received after November 21, 2017 and “No Shows” will be subject to the full registration fee.
All cancellations must be submitted in writing by November 21 via email to info@totalschoolsolutions.net

Method of Payment

Please deposit/transfer fees to the bank account provided below. Send a copy of the receipt and the names of attendees to info@totalschoolsolutions.net

Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank
Account Name: Total School Solutions
Acct# 10617151124001
IBAN # AE860030010617151124001
Swift Code: ADCBAEAA

Please bring along a laptop computer or another Internet ready device.

For further information, please email Susan Lendway.