Gregory A. Barker, PhD is the author of several Illuminate Revision Guides and Textbooks for Ethics, Philosophy and Christianity. Greg is hosting a series of Webinars for teachers aimed at teaching & exam success. A frequent guest at these Webinars is Clare Lloyd, an experienced author and senior examiner at AS and A-level.

All webinars run from 16:00 – 17:30

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

For A Level RS Teachers for ALL BOARDS with Greg Barker & Clare Lloyd – 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.

Thursday 16 September – Success for New Teachers of Eduqas/WJEC RS at A Level

With Greg Barker & Clare Lloyd – More Info & Tickets

Teachers new to Eduqas, non specialists and NQTs will learn key messages on content, assessment and teaching delivery important for all Eduqas/WJEC A Level RS Teachers:

  • Tips for planning your teaching
  • How to teach with exams in view
  • Interpret the Board’s assessment criteria for your students
  • Key resources for Ethics, Philosophy and Religion
  • Using resources and keeping spec-centric

Tuesday 21 September – A Level RS Essay Planning Structure & Success for A Level RS Eduqas/WJEC Teachers

With Greg Barker & Clare Lloyd – More Info & Tickets

This webinar will show several ways to develop essay writing skills with your students. We will examine essential tips for planning and structuring essays, how to move up to the next band, qualities of top papers, and some easy ways to improve the work of weaker students.

  • Learn how to help students avoid common pitfalls in essay writing
  • Insights on how all students can improve their essay abilities
  • Know how students can reach top marks
  • Resources to use in class and with blended learning
  • Ask Any Question

Thursday 23 September – Teaching GCSE with Exam Relevance Route A Eduqas/WJEC

With Greg Barker & Clare Lloyd – More Info & Tickets

Embed exam skills in your teaching. This webinar will show how teachers can guide their students to strong exam responses for 2 mark, 5-mark, 8-mark, and 15-mark questions.  We will look at tips for structuring responses, using sources of wisdom, how students can move up to the next band, qualities of top papers, and ways to improve the work of weaker students.

  • Critical insights on each exam-question type
  • Activities to engage students with exam expectations
  • Board requirements clarified
  • Resources to use in class and with blended learning

Thursday 30 September – A Level Philosophy: Help Your Students Reach Their Top Grades – Eduqas/WJEC

With Greg Barker & Clare Lloyd – More Info & Tickets

In this focused Philosophy webinar, you will find insights for your teaching, new resources and worksheets. These aim for teaching success in the most challenging areas with your students in every theme.

  • Unlock the most difficult areas of each theme for yourself and your students
  • New worksheets & quick activities that easily fit with your teaching plan
  • Assessment techniques to prepare them for the exam
  • A package of activities that will fit into your current teaching plan

Weds 06 October – Engagement & Success with GCSE Christianity Route A for Eduqas/WJEC

More Info & Tickets

Excite your students about Christianity AND link them to the theory they need to know – simultaneously. Dr. Greg Barker will introduce you to effective images, news stories, video clips and activities to make delivery efficient, effective, and help students remember the content they need to know for their exam.

This session will cover ALL of Eduqas Component 2 and WJEC Part A of Units 1 and 2: God, Jesus, Creation, Salvation, the Church, Prayer, The Afterlife, Sacraments and Pilgrimage.

  • Targeted media to reinforce Christian beliefs & Practices
  • Activities to engage students with key ideas
  • Keeping an eye on the exam
  • Q&A

Thursday 07 October A-Level Ethics: Help Your Students Reach Top Grades – Eduqas/WJEC

With Greg Barker & Clare Lloyd – More Info & Tickets

In this focused Ethics webinar, you will find insights for your teaching, new resources and worksheets. These aim for teaching success in the most challenging areas with your students in every theme.

  • Unlock the most difficult areas of each theme for yourself and your students
  • New worksheets & quick activities that easily fit with your teaching plan
  • Assessment techniques to prepare them for the exam
  • A package of activities that will fit into your current teaching plan

Thursday 14 October A-Level Christianity: Help Your Students Reach Top Grades – Eduqas/WJEC

With Greg Barker & Clare Lloyd – More Info & Tickets

In this focused Christianity webinar, you will find insights for your teaching, new resources and worksheets. These aim for teaching success in the most challenging areas with your students in every theme.

  • Unlock the most difficult areas of each theme for yourself and your students
  • New worksheets & quick activities that easily fit with your teaching plan
  • Assessment techniques to prepare them for the exam
  • A package of activities that will fit into your current teaching plan

Tuesday 02 November Student Content Blast – Ethics DCT, VE & EE – for YR12s and YR13s Eduqas/WJEC A Level RS

With Greg Barker & Clare Lloyd – More Info & Tickets

We will blast through three subthemes in 90 minutes for year 12 & 13 students (Eduqas Ethics Theme 1 AB&C [WJEC Unit 2A ABC]) Buy just one ticket for access for ALL your students!  Note: this is limited to the first 12 schools that sign up.

This event will help students solidify their learning:

  • Content mastery
  • Common perils and pitfalls explained
  • Take-away resources
  • Q & A time

Thursday 04 November – Master Teaching on Predestination & Implications – A Level RS Eduqas/WJEC

With Greg Barker & Clare Lloyd – More Info & Tickets

Master how to present Augustine & Calvin to your students and learn how to get them ready for AO1 and AO2 questions in this area – including implication questions.

  • New model essays and activities to fit into your teaching
  • Common traps students fall into – and how to get them out
  • How to handle ‘implication’ questions
  • How to stick to only the scholars in the specification and make your workload manageable!

Tuesday 09 November – Student Content Blast All of Aquinas + Application! – for YR12s and YR13s Eduqas/WJEC A Level RS

With Greg Barker & Clare Lloyd – More Info & Tickets

We will blast through three subthemes in 90 minutes for year 12 & 13 students (Eduqas  Theme 1 ABC [WJEC Unit 2A ABC]) Buy just one ticket for access for ALL your students!  Note: this is limited to the first 12 schools that sign up.

This event will help students solidify their learning:

  • Content mastery
  • Common perils and pitfalls explained
  • Take-away resources
  • Q & A time

Thursday 11 November Master Teaching Determinism & Implications – A Level RS Eduqas/WJEC

With Greg Barker & Clare Lloyd – More Info & Tickets

Master how to present Locke, Pavlov & Hobbes to your students and learn how to get them ready for AO1 and AO2 questions in this area – including implication questions.

  • New model essays and activities to fit into your teaching
  • Common traps students fall into – and how to get them out
  • How to handle ‘implication’ questions
  • How to stick to only the scholars in the specification and make your workload manageable!

Tuesday 16 November – Student Content Blast: Religious Experience – for YR12s and YR13s Eduqas/WJEC A Level RS

With Greg Barker & Clare Lloyd – More Info & Tickets

We will blast through three subthemes in 90 minutes for year 12 & students (Eduqas Theme 3 ABC [WJEC Unit 2B ABC]) Buy just one ticket for access for ALL your students!  Note: this is limited to the first 12 schools that sign up.

This event will help students solidify their learning:

  • Content mastery
  • Common perils and pitfalls explained
  • Take-away resources
  • Q & A time

Thursday 18 November Master Teaching Religious Concepts of Freewill & Implications

With Greg Barker & Clare Lloyd – More Info & Tickets

Master how to present Pelagius and Arminius to your students and learn how to get them ready for AO1 and AO2 questions in this area – including implication questions.

  • New model essays and activities to fit into your teaching
  • Common traps students fall into – and how to get them out
  • How to handle ‘implication’ questions
  • How to stick to only the scholars in the specification and make your workload manageable!

Tuesday 23 November Student Content Blast Freud, Jung & Atheism for YR12s and YR13s Eduqas/WJEC A Level RS

With Greg Barker & Clare Lloyd – More Info & Tickets

We will blast through three subthemes in 90 minutes – Get your Year 12s ahead of the game and introduce/reinforce your 13 students in this area (Eduqas Theme 2 DEF (WJEC Unit 5T1 ABC]) Buy just one ticket for access for ALL your students!  Note: this is limited to the first 12 schools that sign up.

This event will help students solidify their learning:

  • Content mastery
  • Common perils and pitfalls explained
  • Take-away resources
  • Q & A time

Thursday 25 November Master Teaching Libertarianism & Implications for Eduqas/WJEC A Level RS

With Greg Barker & Clare Lloyd – More Info & Tickets

Master how to present Sartre, Sirigu & Rogers to your students and learn how to get them ready for AO1 and AO2 questions in this area – including implication questions.

  • New model essays and activities to fit into your teaching
  • Common traps students fall into – and how to get them out
  • How to handle ‘implication’ questions
  • How to stick mainly to the scholars in the specification and make your workload manageable!

Tuesday 30 November – Master Teaching the first 3 subthemes of Religious Language for Philosophy A Level WJEC/Eduqas

With Greg Barker & Clare Lloyd – More Info & Tickets

This webinar will help you attain mastery in your teaching in these three subthemes of the Eduqas/WJEC specification: Problems of Religious Language, Cognitive but Meaningless and Non Cognitive-Analogical

  • Master the content you are delivering
  • Learn how to help students avoid common pitfalls
  • Gain insights on exam questions
  • Receive resources to use in classroom and blended learning
  • Ask any question

Thursday 02 December – Master Teaching Finnis & Hoose Ethics A Level WJEC/Eduqas

With Greg Barker & Clare Lloyd – More Info & Tickets

Greg and Clare will guide you through this area of the Ethics specification with resources for teaching, insights on how to get students out of common traps and handouts you can use to guide learners to top grades in this area!

This Webinar Features:

  • Key insights to help you master content
  • Handouts to use in teaching Hoose & Finnis
  • Guidance on Teaching Application
  • Q&A, resources & prizes!
  • New Model Essays]

Tuesday 18 January – Master Teaching Christianity – Canon, Early Church, 2 Views of Jesus for Eduqas/WJEC

With Dr. Gregory Barker – More Info & Tickets

Gain teaching mastery in these three subthemes of the Eduqas/WJEC specification: the Canon, the Early Church and Two Views of Jesus.

  • Master the content you are delivering
  • Learn how to help students avoid common pitfalls
  • Gain insights on exam questions
  • Receive resources, model essays & more to use in classroom and blended learning
  • Ask any question

Tuesday 25 January – Master Teaching Christianity – Nature of God, Trinity, Atonement for Eduqas/WJEC

with Dr. Gregory Barker – More Info & Tickets

Gain teaching mastery in these three subthemes of the Eduqas/WJEC specification: Trinity, Atonement & Nature of God

  • Master the content you are delivering
  • Learn how to help students avoid common pitfalls
  • Gain insights on exam questions
  • Receive resources, model essays & more to use in classroom and blended learning
  • Ask any question

Thursday 27 January – Essay Planning Structure & Success for A Level RS Eduqas/WJEC

With Greg Barker & Clare Lloyd – More Info & Tickets

This webinar will show several ways to develop essay writing skills with your students. We will examine essential tips for planning and structuring essays, how to move up to the next band, qualities of top papers, and some easy ways to improve the work of weaker students.

  • Learn how to help students avoid common pitfalls in essay writing
  • Insights on how all students can improve their essay abilities
  • How students reach top marks
  • Resources to use in class and with blended learning
  • Ask any question

Tuesday 01 February Master Teaching Christianity – Feminist Theology, Pluralism, Liberation Theology for Eduqas/WJEC

With Dr. Gregory Barker – More Info & Tickets

This webinar will help you attain mastery in these three subthemes of the Eduqas/WJEC specification: Feminist Theology, Pluralism and Liberation Theology

  • Master the content you are delivering
  • Learn how to help students avoid common pitfalls
  • Gain insights on exam questions
  • Receive resources, model essays & more to use in classroom and blended learning
  • Ask any question

Thursday 03 February New Approaches to Model Essays, Knowledge Organisers and Blended Learning for Eduqas/WJEC (including resources for Edexcel & AQA 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

Tuesday 08 February Master Teaching Ethics Application Questions – Ethics A Level RS WJEC/Eduqas

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

Understand the Board’s expectations for ‘Apply’ questions on the Ethics papers and great ways to teach your students to answer them effectively. We will review model essays, highlight common pitfalls and consider approaches for all relevant content areas.

  • Understand key messages from the Board
  • Tips on how to help students approach these questions
  • Model responses to use in your teaching
  • Show students how to avoid common pitfalls
  • Examples from all application areas

Thursday 10 February – Master Teaching Finnis & Hoose! Ethics A Level WJEC/Eduqas

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

Greg and Clare will guide you through this area of the Ethics specification with resources for teaching, insights on how to get students out of common traps and handouts you can use to guide learners to top grades in this area!

This Webinar Features:

  • Key insights to help you master content
  • Handouts to use in teaching Hoose & Finnis
  • New model essays
  • Guidance on Teaching Application
  • Q&A, resources & prizes!

Thursday 24 February Teaching GCSE with the Exams in sight for Route A Eduqas/WJEC

With Greg Barker & Clare Lloyd – More Info & Tickets

Embed exam skills in your teaching. This webinar will show how teachers can guide their students to strong exam responses for 2 mark, 5-mark, 8-mark, and 15-mark questions.  We will look at tips for structuring responses, using sources of wisdom, how students can move up to the next band, qualities of top papers, and ways to improve the work of weaker students.

  • Critical insights on each exam-question type
  • Activities to engage students with exam expectations
  • Board requirements clarified
  • Resources to use in class and with blended learning
  • Ask any question

Thursday 10 March – Teachers: Get Your Students Ready for Eduqas/WJEC  A Level RS Exams

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

Greg and Clare will guide you through revision and exam techniques for A Level students, with resources for effective recall and insights on how to keep your students calm and focused when faced with an A level examination paper.

  • Insights and worksheets aimed at increasing student ability
  • Revision techniques that work
  • Fun, new activities which encourage quick recall of vital information
  • Harness the power of images for revision
  • Revision ideas which relate to a variety of learning styles

Thursday 17 March – Special Live GCSE Student Webinar Revision Event Eduqas Route A

Revise & Prepare for the Exam! More Info & Tickets

This event will help students prepare for the exam:

  • Guidance on all GCSE exam-question types
  • Revision tips so that you can succeed
  • Common perils and pitfalls explained
  • Take-away resources
  • Q & A time

This is a special one-time event for students – limited to the first 10 schools/colleges to sign up! Purchase of 1 ticket allows all students in a centre to attend.

Tuesday 22 March – Special A Level RS Student Event – Revise & Prepare for the Exam -Eduqas/WJEC

This is a special one-time event for students – limited to the first 12 schools/colleges to sign up! Purchase of 1 ticket allows all students in a centre to attend. More Info & Tickets

This event will help students prepare for the exam:

  • Guidance on A Level exam-question types
  • Revision tips so that you can succeed
  • Common perils and pitfalls explained
  • Take-away resources
  • Q & A time

Thursday 24 March Student Content Blast Finnis & Hoose – for Year 13s (YR12s welcome!) Eduqas/WJEC A Level RS

With Greg Barker & Clare Lloyd – More Info & Tickets

We will blast through three subthemes in 90 minutes for year 13 students – but also great to prepare year 12 students for Eduqas Ethics Theme 2 DEF [WJEC Unit 4T2 ABC] Buy just one ticket for access for ALL of your students!  Note: this is limited to the first 12 schools that sign up.

This event will help students solidify their learning:

  • Content mastery
  • Common perils and pitfalls explained
  • Take-away resources
  • Q & A time

Tuesday 29 March – Student Content Blast Ethical Thought DCT, VE & EE – for YR12s and YR13s Eduqas/WJEC A Level RS

With Greg Barker & Clare Lloyd – More Info & Tickets

We will blast through three subthemes in 90 minutes for year 12 & 13 students (Eduqas Ethics Theme 1 AB&C [WJEC Unit 2ABC]) Just one ticket for access for ALL your students!  Note: this is limited to the first 12 schools that sign up.

This event will help students solidify their learning:

  • Content mastery
  • Common perils and pitfalls explained
  • Take-away resources
  • Q & A time

Thursday 31 March Student Content Blast – Philosophy: Religious Language First 3 Subthemes for Eduqas/WJEC

With Greg Barker & Clare Lloyd – More Info & Tickets

We will blast through three subthemes in 90 minutes for year 12 & 13 students (Eduqas Philosophy Theme 4 AB&C [WJEC Unit 5T3 ABC]) Buy just one ticket for access for ALL your students!  Note: this is limited to the first 12 schools that sign up.

This event will help students solidify their learning:

  • Content mastery
  • Common perils and pitfalls explained
  • Take-away resources
  • Q & A time

Tuesday 14 June – Plan Your Philosophy Teaching for 2022-23

For A Level RS Teachers of WJEC/Eduqas with Greg Barker & Clare LloydMore Tickets & Info

This new webinar delivers resources, teaching ideas and content as you look ahead to the next teaching year. You’ll also receive insights on how to tackle difficult areas of the spec. This is a great way to get ahead on things so you can really take a summer break!

The webinar features:

  • The latest Philosophy resources to help you and your students
  • Teaching practices effective in tackling the content mountain!
  • Applying resources to each Theme in Philosophy
  • Ask Any Question

Wednesday 15 June – Plan Your Ethics Teaching for 2021-22

For A Level RS Teachers of WJEC/Eduqas with Greg Barker & Clare Lloyd – More Info & Tickets

This new webinar delivers resources, teaching ideas and content as you look ahead to the next teaching year. You’ll also gain insights on how to tackle difficult areas of the spec.  This is a great way to get ahead on things so you can really take a summer break!

This Webinar Features:

  • The latest Ethics resources to help you and your students
  • Teaching practices effective in tackling the content mountain!
  • Applying resources to each Theme in Ethics
  • Q&A, handouts & prizes!

Thursday 16 June – Plan Your Christianity Teaching for 2021-22 

For A Level RS Teachers of WJEC/Eduqas with Greg Barker. More Info & Tickets

This new webinar delivers resources, teaching ideas and content as you look ahead to the next teaching year. You’ll also receive insights on how to tackle difficult areas of the spec.  This is a great way to get ahead on things so you can really take a summer break!

This Webinar Features:

  • The latest Christianity resources to help you and your students
  • Teaching practices effective in tackling the content mountain!
  • Applying resources to each Theme in Christianity
  • Q&A, handouts & prizes!