Professional Development for Staff Delivering NQGAs

Elda Fleck, Aileen Duffy & Sandra Jane Grier from SFEU delivered this workshop.  The first part of the workshop detailed the aims of the NQGA development programme as being to create a system which is:


Delegates were then informed of the aims of National Certificates and National Progression Awards and some time was also spent on the design principles for these qualifications.

Consideration was given to the following:

Delegates questions included:

Discussion also centred around winning over hearts and minds to ensure both subject specific and wider 'essential skills' for lifelong learning were embedded throughout teaching and learning processes.

Professional Development for Staff Delivering NQGAs Finally, there was a discussion of what role can SFEU play in supporting centres plan and deliver a coherent, progressive curriculum.

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