Back to School: post COVID – 19: adapting Learning and Teaching

Category: Workshops
Dates: 5th November – 11th December 2020) | Time: 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM

The current pandemic of COVID – 19 has considerably impacted our lives, especially those of children of all ages. We all have experienced different daily routines and activities within the restrictions of our homes. Returning to school life for the children will pose some adjustment issues. Therefore, it is imperative for educators to rethink and restructure the different aspects of school life and be prepared to face the challenges when welcoming the children back to school once the situation normalizes.
This 25-hour modular online course has been designed for educators to reflect on the challenges and opportunities in these unusual circumstances to ease the transition of children from home to school. The 5 modules will help explore the opportunities to assist children in effectively settle into school life once again.

Dates
5th November – 11th December 2020 (Every Thursday & Friday)

Time

3:30 PM – 5:30 PM


Where:

Online session through ZOOM


Course Outline:

MODULE 1
Duration: 6 hours
Fee: 8,000/-

• Reviewing Current School Policies
– facilities available for students
– development of teachers’ skills in technology
– calendar of yearly activities
– conducive school environment
– assessment and evaluation practices
– meaningful parental involvement
– links with the community

MODULE 2
Duration: 4 hours
Fee: 6,000/-

• Creating a Welcoming Environment in the School
– activities to welcome children back to school
– positive environment through posters
– physical layout of the classroom arrangement
– climate of comfort and safety

MODULE 3
Duration: 5 hours
Fee: 6,000/-

• Resettling into the Classroom Community
– importance of social integration
– aspects of social and emotional values
– methods of promoting positive attitudes
– opportunities for pair and group activities
– student wellness and mindfulness
– motivational activities to create fun in learning

MODULE 4
Duration: 10 hours
Fee: 10,000/-

• Modifying the School Curriculum
– revising previous learning
– importance of linking previous learning to the new
– activities for introducing new learning in context of what is known
– revising the content
– reviewing time allocation in the timetable
– minimizing quantity of content
– integrating learning areas
– teaching through co-curricular activities
– creative teaching methodology
– use of the textbook


Who Should Attend

School Managers, Teachers


Workshop Leader
Ms. Rubina Naqvi has B.Sc / B.Ed degrees from Karachi University. She is an accredited trainer and holds a Diploma in Professional Studies from University of Bradford, UK. She brings with her 39 years of experience in the field of education which includes teaching, training teachers, and school management. Currently she is a member of the Training and Development Team at TRC and is working in the capacity of Senior Manager, Membership Network since the last 15 years.

Medium of Instruction

English


Fee

Full course: Rs. 30,000/-


Last Date for Registration

28 October 2020

Last Date for Payment

28 October 2020


Total Seats: 25

 


Important Note

Participants can register for the whole course or any of the modules if they so wish. The charges for each module vary as given.

No refunds will be given if a cancellation is made one day before the workshop. 50% will be deducted if a cancellation is made two days before the workshop, and 25% in all other cases. If TRC cancels a workshop, a full refund will be given to all confirmed participants. Requests for refunds must be received within 5 working days of the workshop.

Please register and submit course fee promptly with the enrolment form.

For registration contact TRC at: 3539-4059 & 3539-2976