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Michael Chiles
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Michael Chiles

Michael Chiles is a Principal Examiner, Curriculum Development Advisor and an experienced school leader who has successfully headed departments in several challenging secondary schools in the UK. He is an experienced trainer and has delivered training, both nationally and internationally, to support teachers in their approaches to implementing effective assessment practices.

Michael is a Chartered Geographer at the Royal Geographical Society (with the Institute of British Geographers) and is an experienced Head of Geography. In recent years, Michael has supported schools in curriculum development, delivering training nationally and internationally to teachers and school leaders, along with authoring several revision materials for schools. He is a passionate practitioner with a keen interest in using research-based evidence to support students in becoming lifelong learners.

Michael is the co-author of ‘The CRAFT of Assessment’, in which he explains the importance of school leaders cultivating the right conditions for teachers to use assessment as a tool to support learning, both in and out of the classroom, to enable pupils to close the knowledge gap. His book has received widespread acclaim and has been praised for containing a wealth of practical ideas with research-informed explanations.

Michael Chiles's Webinars

Secondary Geography: Implementing a Broad and Balanced Curriculum for Education Recovery

  • 20th September 20th Sep 12:00pm SOLD OUT
  • 20th September 20th Sep 14:00pm SOLD OUT
  • 21st September 21st Sep 13:00pm SOLD OUT
  • 22nd September 22nd Sep 15:00pm SOLD OUT
  • 23rd September 23rd Sep 15:00pm SOLD OUT
  • 24th September 24th Sep 14:00pm SOLD OUT
  • 27th September 27th Sep 15:00pm SOLD OUT
  • 28th September 28th Sep 14:00pm

This webinar will provide headteachers, curriculum leaders, subject leaders, teachers and practitioners with advice and practical guidance on integrating geography into a broad and balanced curriculum which facilitates education recovery.

Secondary Geography: An Insight into Ofsted's Research Review, Identifying High-quality Curricula, Assessment, Pedagogy and Systems

  • Available On Demand

This webinar will provide headteachers, curriculum leaders, subject leaders, teachers and practitioners with insight into Ofsted’s Research review series: geography which provides an evidence-based conception of a high-quality geography curriculum to support Ofsted’s inspection judgements, and can be used to guide curriculum planning.

Effective Assessment and Feedback to Support Pupil Progress During Blended Learning Ι Secondary

  • Available On Demand

This webinar will provide headteachers, school leaders, teachers and teaching assistants in secondary schools with practical guidance on assessment and feedback to facilitate pupil progress during blended learning.