ELC HISTORY TEACHERS’ SUBJECT LEARNING COMMUNITY

By way of establishing a Professional Learning Community for ELC History Teachers, a teacher conference, in conjunction with University of Edinburgh, has been organised at Musselburgh Grammar, for all interested parties.  Please see below for details.

ELC HISTORY TEACHER CONFERENCE

When : Friday, 13th May 2011, 12.30-3pm 
Where : Musselburgh Grammar School, 86 Inveresk Road, Musselburgh, East Lothian, EH21 7BA. Tel : 0131 665 4278

Format :  After a buffet lunch, (and accompanying Swap Shop of best practice at Higher), 3 x  30 minute Workshops, on rotation, throughout the afternoon, led by University of Edinburgh Lecturers.

Workshop Subjects : Knowledge (Lecture), Historiography (Tutorial), Sources (Tutorial).

To cater for specific interests, and best place the relevant subject specialists from the University, they aim to cover The Scottish Wars of Independence, 1286-1328,   Impact of the Great War, 1914-1928 and The Treaty of Union, 1689-1740.    In any case, they plan  to cover generic Historiography and Source Handling for Scottish History

 Plans for the next conference will also be discussed.
When : a future CPD date, tbc
Where : Musselburgh Grammar School, 86 Inveresk Road, Musselburgh, East Lothian, EH21 7BA. Tel : 0131 665 4278
Format : After buffet lunch, showcase of best practice at Higher, action project proposals and plans for sustaining the Professional Learning Community.

Please RSVP to Jane Bonnar at Musselburgh Grammar School with the number of colleagues you intending bringing (and senior students?), any special dietary requirements and/or access arrangements (we will be on the third floor) and any resources/pedagogy you consider successful in teaching Higher.