ITT Enhancement by VIDLEARN®

Computer Science Initial Teacher Training Enhancement

Course content

Subject Studies

  • The GCSE Computer Science Curriculum
  • The A-level Computer Science Curriculum
  • The Computer Science Lesson
  • Teaching Activities for Computer Science
  • Teaching Programming
  • Behaviour Management for Computer Science
  • Knowing your Equipment
  • Plenary Activities for Computer Science

Professional Studies 1

  • What is Education
  • Application of the Theories of Learning
  • Introduction to the Teachers’ Standards
  • Lesson Planning
  • Questioning Skills
  • Ideas for Starters and Plenaries
  • Activities for Learning
  • Behaviour Management 1
  • Assessment and AfL
  • Differentiation and Inclusive Practice
  • Staging Debates and Role-plays
  • Impacts and Presence
  • Getting the Best out of your Placements

Professional Studies 2

  • Behaviour Management 2
  • Tracking Progress and Using Data
  • Using Language to Influence
  • The Pastoral Role
  • Safeguarding - Child Protection
  • Safeguarding - e-safety
  • Moving from Good to Outstanding
  • Communicating with Parents
  • Working with other Professionals
  • Beyond the Classroom
  • Personal and Professional Conduct
  • Evaluation and Reflection
  • Apply for your First Position

Literacy and Numeracy

  • Spelling
  • Punctuation
  • Grammar
  • Comprehension
  • Mental Arithmetic
  • Written Arithmetic and Data Handling

Pedagogy

  • Features resources covered Teachers’ Standards 1-7