Understanding and Supporting Learning
Understanding and Supporting Learning provides customised good value teacher training insets for schools, colleges and universities across England. The teacher training insets are designed to raise awareness of barriers to learning and offers accessible Smart Strategies to provide high quality inclusive teaching.
We specialise in SEND including Dyslexia, Dyscalculia, Dyspraxia, Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Processing difficulties, Metacognition and Working Memory deficits.
See the teacher training insets US-L offers in England and abroad ...
We work closely with the Association of Teachers and Lecturers [ATL], soon to affiliate with the National Union of teachers [NUT], when it will become the largest education union in Europe the National Education Union [NEU]. See 2017-2018 teacher training inset dates on 'USL offers'. We also work as trainers for the British Dyslexia Association [BDA] delivering open trainings and school insets. SEE 'USL Offers' for more details
NEW: Announcing a trialled training and audit package 'Creating a Supportive Learning Environment'
"Designed to enhance the learning environment for all learners including those with working memory and processing difficulties.
BOOK a whole school audit of classroom learning environments. RECEIVE a report identifying good practice and areas for development. FOLLOW UP with a one day bespoke training based on the findings.
SEE 'USL Offers' for more details
A team approach to High Quality Teaching is aimed at whole staff development to ensure consistent, manageable inclusive practice. Staff will feel confident in using a flexible approach to meet all the learning needs of their pupils or students.
"Very knowledgeable and enthusiastic tutor."
"Such a useful and informative session - so many ideas to take back to school."
"Energising and informative course that generated a lot of positive discussion."
USL brings an unique combination of classroom experience, informed theoretical knowledge and personal experience of living with a SpLD to all sectors of education, resulting in popular teacher training insets. USL delivers sessions that are interactive, informed and motivational.
Book Training And Get Discounts On Five Minute Boxes
In partnership with Understanding and Supporting Learning
Cluster School Sessions Also Offered
3 hours (half day) of CPD for the Five Minute Literacy Box or The Number Box including:
•Awareness of Specific Learning Difficulties and how they impact on learning
•Ways that help children with Specific Learning Difficulties to learn
•Why the Five Minute Box resources work to facilitate learning
•Practical hands-on experience using the resource and teaching strategies with confidence.
Up to 20 attendees per session
Teaching Assistants, SENCOs, Inclusion managers, Specialist teachers, parents, anyone who you think would benefit from training with Five Minute Boxes
In the comfort of your own education establishment
INFORMATION or BOOKINGS 01442 878629 email@example.com
WHAT THE PROFESSIONALS SAY:
“Everything was explained very well, and was not too formal”
“Very informative session, and I’m really looking forward to using the Boxes now!”
“A helpful, useful presentation and I’m excited about using the Number Box!”
“Great session. I feel empowered to support more of our learners”
“This [training] would help all TA’s have more impact on learning”