Conference programme

Friday, 21 September

09:00 - 12:00  Pre-conference tutorials (separate registration required)

Tutorial 1. How does it feel to be a learner in the thinking classroom? Dr. Alexander Sokol, TA Group, Latvia.

Tutorial 2.ACTS: How to recognize moments of thinking and make choices about how to progress them. Sarah Seleznyov and Stuart Twiss, UK.

11:30 - 12:30  Registration for delegates

12:30 - 13:30  LUNCH

13:30 - 14:25  Welcome & opening plenary

14:35 - 16:00  Workshop round No.1

16:00 - 16:30  Coffee break

16:35 - 18:00  Workshop round No.2

18:05 - 18:45  Plenary

18:45 - 19:10 Discussion of learning experience: teachers, researchers, experts

19:10              Welcome reception (lobby)

 

Saturday, 22 September

09:00 - 10:30   Teachers learning to teach thinking - an interactive exhibition

10:30 - 11:00   COFFEE BREAK (Optional discussion: planning a thinking project for my organisation)

11:00 - 12:45   Talks on various aspects of teaching thinking

12:45 - 14:00   LUNCH (Optional discussion: becoming a pilot partner in the ACTS project)

14:00 - 14:55   Talks on various aspects of teaching thinking

15:00 - 16:00   Workshop round No.3

16:00 - 16:30   COFFEE BREAK (discussion of learning experience)

16:30 - 17:30   Workshop round No.4 and talks on various aspects of teaching thinking

17:35 - 18:00   Reflection and closing

18:10               Old Riga. Walking tour (free for the delegates)

20:00               Conference dinner (separate registration)

 

Sunday, 23 September

Excursions (separate registration)

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