Thinking Matters Northern Ireland Conference

Metacognition in Practice


Thursday 14th March 2024
Hilton Belfast Templepatrick Golf and Country Club

 

Metacognition in Practice

Bringing together expert school leaders, teachers and researchers who share a passion for developing metacognition and self-regulation in their learners

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Ticket Price: 

£99 +vat per person

DISCOUNTED TO: £85+vat per person

(If booked before February 29th 2024)
 
Group Discounts Available. Contact niconf24@thinkingmatters.com

Schedule:

TimeEventDetails
9.15 - 9.30RegistrationTea, coffee and pastries
9.30 - 9.35Welcome and IntroductionAlisdair Wade, Thinking Matters CEO
9.35 - 10.45Keynote‘Metacognition and memory: how are they related and what does that mean for learning and teaching?’ Professor Daniel Muijs, Head of the School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work, Queen’s University, Belfast. Co-author of the EEF’s 'Metacognition & Self Regulation: Evidence Review'. Former Head of Research, OFSTED. Former Head of Research, OFSTED
10.45 - 11.00BREAKTea, coffee and pastries
11.00 - 12.00Workshop 1‘Strategies to develop deeper Creative and Critical thinking throughout the Whole School’
Robert Smith (Principal), Dave McComb (Vice Principal), Jill Carberry (Drive Team Leader and Pastoral Care Co-ordinator), Ashgrove Primary School, Glengormley
12.00 - 13.00Workshop 2'Insights into the Thinking Classroom'
Deirdre Scarlett (Drive Team Leader and Leader of Teaching and Learning), Declan Kelly (Leader of KS4 and Mathematics Teacher), Helen Clarke (Head of History), Pauline Pulford (Mathematics Teacher), Priory Integrated College, Holywood
13.00 - 14.00LUNCHLunch and refreshments will be provided and are included in your ticket price.
14.00 - 15.00Workshop 3‘Visual Tools for Learning’
Thinking School Drive Team, Cumran Primary School, Clough, Co Down
15.00-15.30Plenary'Making Connections: Developing Meta-Learners in the NI Curriculum'
Lorna Gardiner, Thinking Matters Consultant
15.30CLOSE

Free parking available

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