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Teacher Training Taster event Event

Mince pies
10:30 - 13:00
17 December 2018
Mathematics and Science Learning Centre, The Graham Hills Building 29, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton, SO17 7BJ

For more information regarding this event, please telephone Mathematics and Science Learning Centre on 023 8059 8810 or email .

Event details

Are you interested in applying for teacher training at Southampton in 2019_20 or beyond?

Come along to our informal taster session at the University of Southampton to hear from experienced PGCE tutors. You will have opportunities to network and to ask questions at our Help Desk which will run throughout the morning.

Open to all, but may be particularly useful for students who might be home for the Christmas vacation and are thinking of training to teach in Southampton.


10:30 - 11:00am Introduction to Southampton
Writing a good Personal Statement
Excelling at interview
11:00 - 11:45am Taster session 1
Storytelling for primary
What is effective teaching and learning?
11:45 - 12:00pm Break – mince pies and beverages
Help desk and networking
12:00 - 12:45pm Taster session 2
Why people choose to teach and what keeps teachers teaching?
12:45 - 1:00pm Question and answer session

 The help desk runs from 10.30am to 1pm.

FREE to attend. To book a place, contact with your name, email address and state whether you are interested in primary or secondary PGCE.

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