Inspirational Teachers, Inspirational Learners
The mediocre teacher tells
The good teacher explains
The superior teacher demonstrates
The great teacher inspires
(William Arthur Ward)
For forty four years Will Ryan has had the privilege of visiting some of the best primary classrooms in this nation. In 2011 he was commissioned to write a book entitiled Inspirational Teachers Inspirational Learners which received considerable acclaim from numerous reviewers. It was described by The Times Educational Supplement as an inspirational text that should be on the reading list of all educational administrators and on the bedside table of all school leaders and classroom teachers. At the time of publication it was given a 10/10 rating. It was also given a five star rating by Amazon and seven years later it continues to be a best seller.
Will Ryan would love to spend an unforgettable day exploring how our most inspirational teachers get an inspirational response from their learners. He will also share with you a powerful model for promoting genuine pupil creativity in a twenty first century context. This model will also allow children to develop a growth mindset and genuine personal learning and thinking skilsl that will accelerate and deepen learning.
The training will be fun with laughter guaranteed and at the end of the day you will have a range of adaptable ideas to bring learning to life. The day will focus on bringing deeper thinking to your classroom, showing how enterprise education can bring learning to life, the power of using Literacy and the arts to accelerate progress across the curriculum together with the importance of how our greatest teachers develop a sense of awe, wonder and spirituality in their learners
This is what you said:
I just wanted to say thanks for today. Lots of laughter and thought provoking challenges. Always a good mix.
Heateacher, Writtle Junior School, January, 2018
Brilliant! Our staff had a great day and we will definitely keep you posted on how we get on …. please come back this term.
Headteacher, Leavesden Green JMI School, January, 2018