Shaping the Classroom of the Future
Come and hear real stories of the successful management of change from inspirational school leaders including Greg Hughes from de Ferrers Academy and Christalla Jamil from Eastfield Primary School.
Academia invites school leaders to an inspirational event “Shaping the Classroom of the Future”. The session will explore the vital role leaders play in identifying, learning and managing change in school environments especially with regard to driving transformational learning with Apple technology. If you are a school leader interested in identifying clear ways to shape learning for the future in your school this event is essential.
All attendees will leave with essential resources to enable them to identify, lead and sustain change and shape learning for the future in their schools.
Welcome from Academia
Apple in Education – Greg Hughes, de Ferrers Academy
Shaping the classroom of the Future – Part 1 – Tom Able-Green
…is working well in your schools/your school/ and you need to do more of
…is not working well and you need to do less of
…is your priority in school around technology and learning?
How can barriers be removed?
What could be…
What is your vision?
What will the impact be on teaching and learning?
How can technology reinforce your vision and bring it to reality?
Starting the Journey: a school perspective – Christalla Jamil
Afternoon agenda, recap on morning and orientation
Developing Outstanding Schools
Self-Evaluation in Schools – Jeremy Bird
Shaping the classroom of the future – Part 2 – Tom Able-Green
Supporting you on your journey – Tom Able-Green
Next steps and feedback
Paul is a highly experienced teacher and engaging presenter across all ages and phases. He is passionate about inspiring quality learning, exploiting creativity and enabling all users to show their learning with technologies in a wide range of contexts.
In addition to teaching in the UK he taught in France and in Australia; he led ICT development as a local authority consultant for a decade, worked in leadership teams and served as vice chair on a school governing body. Paul is an Apple Distinguished Educator and an Apple Education Trainer.
Tom is our Education Solutions Manager and responsible for the Apple’s proposition from Academia in terms of a strategic teaching and learning perspective across all education sectors from Early Years to Higher Education including SEND.
Vice Principal/Teacher of Physics & Apple Distinguished Educator
Greg Hughes is on the Apple Distinguished Educators Advisory Board for EMEIA region and the Apple Regional Training Centre Advisory Board. Since giving students anytime access to learning resources, de Ferrers have observed:
95% positive impact on maths
70% physics students achieving top grades
After 2 successful headships in primary schools, I now support schools in their school improvement work. I have an up to date knowledge of current issues facing schools and their leaders. My professional partner accreditation, together with my headship experience, provides a real understanding of the pressures facing headteachers and their staff.