Dr. Greg Barker, Peter Baron (creator of peped.org), and others are teaming up for webinars for RS Teachers teaching OCR A-Level:

Tuesday 14 September – Staying Sane with Crazy, Massive Content Delivery for A Level RS

More Info & Tickets. This FREE webinar for teachers of A-level Religious Studies will cover:

  • Re-energising the A-level classroom
  • Strategies for saving time on content delivery
  • Personal motivation for teaching
  • Activities to re-engage your A-level students

We’ll laugh, cry and find inspiration for delivering the massive amount of content to our students. You will come away with concrete and useful ideas and resources as we move forwards together. The webinar includes Board-specific break-out rooms for discussion and idea-sharing.

Tuesday 28 September Mapping Ethical Theories: for OCR Teachers of A Level RS

With Peter Baron & Dr. Greg Barker – More Info & Tickets

Gain greater familiarity with the OCR specification and new insights on scholars and theories through a guided tour of the specification with Meta-ethics as a prime example. You will also be introduced to resources and activities to support this year’s teaching. You’ll also receive insights on essay writing that can help you help students to improve their performance.

  • Get a deeper grasp on ethical theories and scholars
  • Resources for the classroom and for blended learning
  • Essay writing insights and activities
  • Ask any question

Tuesday 05 October Mapping Philosophical Theories: for OCR Teachers of A Level RS

With Peter Baron & Dr. Greg Barker – More Info & Tickets

Gain greater familiarity with the OCR specification and new insights on scholars and theories through a guided tour of the specification with the area of Religious Language as a prime example. You will also be introduced to resources and activities to support this year’s teaching. You’ll also receive insights on essay writing that can help you help students to improve their performance

  • Get a deeper grasp on philosophical theories and scholars
  • Resources for the classroom and for blended learning
  • Essay writing insights and activities
  • Ask any question

Tuesday 12 October Mapping Christian Thought: for OCR Teachers of A Level RS

With Peter Baron & Dr. Greg Barker – More Info & Tickets

Gain greater familiarity with the OCR specification and new insights on scholars and theories through a guided tour of the specification with Augustine’s views on human nature as a prime example. You will also be introduced to resources and activities to support this year’s teaching. You’ll also receive insights on essay writing that can help you help students to improve their performance

  • Get a deeper grasp on Christianity and scholars
  • Resources for the classroom and for blended learning
  • Essay writing insights and activities
  • Ask any question

Thursday 20 January New Approaches to Model Essays, Knowledge Organisers and Blended Approaches for OCR A Level RS

Dr Greg Barker with senior A-level and AS examiner Clare Lloyd. More Info & Tickets

Learn new ways to use model essays and knowledge organisers to encourage student success, particularly for students who are overwhelmed by the ‘perfect’ model. We will discover ways to model excellent learning and revision that gives students the freedom to find their own unique way to master subject content.

  • Examples of interactive model essays
  • How to introduce a variety of knowledge organisers to your students
  • Resources to use in classroom and blended learning