An increasingly well-known example of classroom technology for teaching maths is Desmos Classroom. However, Desmos classroom can be used in a range of contexts. Teachers from CfEM colleges and their partners who took part in the action research professional development in 2020-21 experienced using it from the perspective of a ‘student’, to complete pre-session activities.
More than 300 colleges and other post-16 sector providers have now joined one of the 21 CfEM networks, including 161 FE colleges, 66 Sixth-Form Colleges and 14 specialist colleges.
In this blog, City College Norwich discuss having high aspirations for their learners with SEND and reflect on useful toolkits.
In this blog, Derby College Group explore high aspirations in legislation, policy and culture and ask learners and parents why high aspirations matter.
Weston College showcase how staff support learners with SEND to have high aspirations, particularly with making the move to university.
City College Norwich share employer experiences of employing learners with SEND and top tips how to supports learners with transition into work.
Kendra Kirby and Alex Huskisson of Wigan & Leigh College explain how a contextualised focus to teaching maths can give learners the upper hand.
Dr Diane Dalby from the University of Nottingham explains the whole college approach which ensures that improving students’ mathematics skills becomes a shared responsibility.
Derby College talks to young people and parents about their experiences of transition into College, between College curriculums and what effect these experiences have on their feelings of belonging, thoughts on progression, and current and future aspirations.
This blog focuses on employers’ views of employing a learner with SEND and how leaders have an important role in shaping cultural change.
In this blog, Weston College share the impact specialist staff make on learners with SEND and the Centres for Excellence (CfE) in SEND Phase 3 launch.
In this blog, Derby College reflect on anticipating inclusion needs (SEND) in Further Education settings, and research informed practice.
In this blog post, City College Norwich reflect on how they have been supporting learners with SEND with employment during Covid-19.