Training at an external venue

Evidence-based teaching: An introduction.

  • Which methods work best?
  • How do their brains learn?
  • Why do they forget? Can we form better memories?

Outline of training session

Time:  09.30 to 15.30  (09.00 registration)   In the session you will:

  • Learn where the evidence can be found and why it is reliable
  • Hear about the methods which offer your students at least one grade boost in their exam results
  • Discover why these are so effective
  • Try them out using your own subject materials
  • Find out how to get maximum benefit

Draft timetable




0930How we develop a skill

Sources of evidence from classrooms

Highly effective methods

Advance Organiser

Listening and writing

Growth Mindset

1115What is learning in the brain?

Visual methods

Myths and ineffective methods

Graphical Organisers

Using repetition



Forming and securing long-term memories

Links to prior knowledge

Checking memories with feedback

Linking to prior knowledge

Analogies and similes

Questioning strategies

1500Taking it forward: Making staff training (CPD) effectivePlan your CPD

Priorities for action


The methods will primarily be those shown under Top-Ten Methods on this website.  

The evidence used will be the same sources as this website.


To book a training session, please use the form below.

Dates and venues are found on the form below.
Cost: £150 for first and  £125 for additional delegates.
Light lunch, tea/coffee and copy of ‘Classroom teaching that works’ booklet included

Problem with the form?  Please use the ‘Contact’ form above.


You booking is only secured once payment is received.  (Include delegate name in the reference you give.)

Bank transfer (preferred method)

Bank:  Barclays  Account name: Education Evidence   Sort code: 201735 A/c No 43624358

Paypal or card payment

Number of delegates
Name of school/college

Cheque:  payable to ‘Education Evidence’ and sent to the mailing address below.

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