Course curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome!

    • Welcome to 'Promoting D&T in the school and wider community'

    • Where are you in your learning at the moment?

  • 2

    Reflection

    • Current state of play

    • Questions to consider

    • Pupil voice

  • 3

    Promotion

    • Departmental identity

    • Get people in!

    • Adding context

    • Strategies

  • 4

    Displays

    • Displays

    • Celebrate!

  • 5

    Competing

    • Competitions

    • D&T is everywhere!

    • Social media

  • 6

    Long term, high impact strategies

    • Putting in the time

    • Design day

    • Trips and visits

    • D&T mark

    • The 'Buzz Breakfast'

  • 7

    Summary

    • Next Steps

    • Where is your learning now?

Instructor(s)

Michael Mellors

Mike studied Industrial Design at Loughborough University and has taught Design, Technology and Engineering for over a decade in various schools. He is a former head of department and now lead practitioner and head of lower school at The Dixie Grammar School in Leicestershire.