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Study With Confidence! Seminar

“Thank you for presenting to our students. You were brilliant!”
Assistant Head of Sixth Form

About the Seminar

This seminar is about helping Y12 and Y13 to develop advanced learning techniques, positive study habits and effective time management skills.

Topics covered

Includes tips on how to manage the workload, how to make the most of study periods, how to minimise distractions, how to make revision a daily activity and how to be a proactive learner.

When is the best time to run the seminar?

Study with Confidence! can be run at any time in Year 12 or Year 13. If the seminar is run early in Y12 then the emphasis is on independent learning skills but if run later in Year 12 or in Year 13 then revision skills are also covered.

Duration

50-60 minutes (adjusted to fit in with lesson times).

Group size

Optimum group size is 40 students per session.

Format

The format for the seminar will depend on how many students take part.

Example A. If you have 120 students and 1 hour lessons then the format would be 3 x 1 hour sessions, with each session attended by 40 students.

Example B. If you have 150 students and 50 minute lessons then the format would be 4 x 50 minute sessions, with each session attended by 35/40 students.

How to book

To discuss a possible booking or to find out more, please contact Tim.

What Teachers Have Said

Head of Sixth Form

They were all really buzzing afterwards, they really enjoyed it, so thank you very much for that.

Head of Sixth Form
Deputy Headteacher

Once again a huge ‘thank you’ for your input into our Year 12 Induction Days. The students certainly came away with a sense of enjoyment and achievement with the skills and knowledge you pass on to them.

Deputy Headteacher
Head of Sixth Form

Our students very much appreciated your presentation and enjoyed the humour (as always).

Head of Sixth Form
Parent Governor

I really enjoyed your seminar on Friday, you have a wealth of knowledge and communicated brilliantly with the students….I only wish you were available when I was at school!

Parent Governor
Head of Sixth Form

It is always a pleasure to see you and never doubt that you make a huge difference to our students.

Head of Sixth Form
Head of 6th Form

The feedback from our students was extremely positive and it was widely felt that it created a positive focus to the start of their 6th Form studies.

Head of 6th Form
Year 12 student

I just thought I’d email to say how fantastic I thought your talk was and I know all my peers really enjoyed it too!

Year 12 student