Taking the hell out of homework

09 October 2021 12:30 - 13:30

This presentation models “tricks of the trade” that this experienced SEN teacher used to support his vulnerable daughter with homework at primary and secondary school. We will look at strategies for typical homework tasks including comprehensions, learning spellings, learning for test and getting ideas down on paper. Advice around managing behaviour for learning and negotiating with the school will also be presented. This presentation is appropriate for parents and also for schools wishing to support the homework process

Learning objectives:

  • Interact with high impact strategies to manage and support typical homework tasks
  • Reflect on techniques to manage behaviour for learning
  • Work with schools to reduce homework stress among vulnerable learners
Suitable for Key Stages 1 - 4
Level 1 - 4

Early bird rate: £17 (+VAT) until Friday 30th July 2021 / Full rate: £20 (+VAT)

Neil Mackay, CEO , Action Dyslexia Training and Consultancy