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  • CAPS curriculum , Creative Problem-Solving

    Maximising Creativity #4

    Maximising Creativity takes on eight new Creative Problem-Solving tools and provides support to facilitate teachers to incorporate the new tools into their classroom teaching. ErlyBirds have included two small “new-knowledge” sections and two CPS tools in each of the four, 120-minute sessions.

  • CAPS curriculum , Creative Problem-Solving

    Maximising Creativity #3

    Maximising Creativity takes on eight new Creative Problem-Solving tools and provides support to facilitate teachers to incorporate the new tools into their classroom teaching. ErlyBirds have included two small “new-knowledge” sections and two CPS tools in each of the four, 120-minute sessions.

  • CAPS curriculum , Creative Problem-Solving

    Maximising Creativity #2

    Maximising Creativity takes on eight new Creative Problem-Solving tools and provides support to facilitate teachers to incorporate the new tools into their classroom teaching. ErlyBirds have included two small “new-knowledge” sections and two CPS tools in each of the four, 120-minute sessions.

  • Assessment , CAPS curriculum

    Sternberg your Sciences

    ErlyBirds are inspired to implement the South African curriculum in its fullness, infusing creative and critical thinking skills into the prescribed content. 

  • Assessment , CAPS curriculum

    Practical Study Skills for Learners

    Tool, Tips and Techniques to ace studying for exams. This short course offers children some very necessary skills to improve the way in which they approach studying for tests and exams.

  • Assessment , CAPS curriculum

    How to Ask HOT Questions

    This workshop combines Bloom’s Taxonomy of Educational Objectives (as per the curriculum’s vocabulary) with Sternberg’s Triarchic Theory of Intelligence (Practical, Creative and Analytical Intelligences).

  • CAPS curriculum , Creative Problem-Solving

    Bringing Innovative Solutions to Real Problems

    This workshop is aimed at solving any problem, old or new, by applying a well-researched Creative Problem-Solving process from the Creative Problem Solving Institute at Buffalo University, New York. The workshop focuses on active participation, where participants are introduced to several of the eight CPS brainstorming tools.

  • CAPS curriculum , Curriculum Planning

    Differentiated Teaching and Learning

    The workshop focuses on active participation, where teachers collaborate on lesson-ideas for utilising their new insights into differentiated teaching and learning. The PLC focus allows for intrinsic learning and reflection on the teacher’s own pedagogy. New skills and knowledge are applied by the participants in a supportive environment.

    This workshop is accredited through SACE and earns 15 CPTD points.

  • Creative Problem-Solving , Facilitation

    Bringing Creativity Back into Everyday Classrooms

    This workshop is aimed at highlighting the core policies of CAPS which, if honoured, equip pupils with the necessary skills to approach their learning. ErlyBirds adopts the premise that if pupils are required “to be able to use critical and creative thinking” as prescribed by the curriculum (DBE, 2012:4), it implies that teachers are expected to specifically teach these skills …

  • CAPS curriculum , Creative Problem-Solving

    Maximising Creativity #1

    Maximising Creativity takes on eight new Creative Problem-Solving tools and provides support to facilitate teachers to incorporate the new tools into their classroom teaching. ErlyBirds have included two small “new-knowledge” sections and two CPS tools in each of the four, 120-minute sessions.

  • CAPS curriculum , Curriculum Planning

    Taming the English Curriculum

    Plan an English Home Language overview for your InterSen Phase.