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MCI Live Webinar series
aims to bring the best practices and teaching strategies to fellow educators around the world.  With technology as an enabler, our expert trainers are able to conduct each webinar like our signature face-to-face sessions where MCI can stay true to our commitments to: (1) sharing of best practice (2) providing a platform of exchange (3) engaging in hands-on interaction (4) taking home implementable strategies for the classrooms. 

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Pre-school 

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Language

   

 Using Stories as a Springboard for Language Learning

This enlightening webinar shares the benefits of using stories and as a springboard for language learning. 
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31st July 2020, 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
21st September 2020, 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Monitoring Progression Among Very Young Learners

This webinar showcases ways of assessing students and a variety of methods for recording and communicating student progress. 
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14th August 2020, 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm 

Differentiating Learning 

This live webinar demonstrate how differentiation works and explores effective strategies and techniques. 
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20th August 2020, 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Using puppets in the classroom

This lively webinar introduces a range of ideas on how to use puppets effectively in the classroom. 
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12th August 2020, 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm 

 

 Scaffolding Children's Writing

This webinar showcases tested strategies to scaffold children’s writing and resources to motivate desire to write. 
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31st July 2020, 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
23rd September 2020, 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

 Demystifying Phonics

This live webinar provides a toolkit of practical ideas in teaching phonics. 
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18th August 2020, 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

 
 
Mathematics


   

Teaching Numeracy to Preschoolers through Meaning Play 2

 This live webinar explains how to use manipulatives to inspire children to explore concepts in counting, patterning and recognising shapes. 
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31st July 2020, 10:00 am to 11:00 am / 9:00 pm to 10:00 pm 

Teaching Numeracy to Preschoolers through Meaning Play 3

This live webinar explains the planning stages to crafting a numeracy lesson. 
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18th September 2020, 10:00 am to 11:00 am /  9:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Mathematics Conceptual Understanding For Early Childhood Educators 1

This live webinar elaborates on the mathematics vocabulary that children need to develop and use in the classroom. 
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19th August 2020, 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Mathematics Conceptual Understanding For Early Childhood Educators 2

This live webinar drills down to helping students apply a particular concept across various topics such as number, shape and measurement. 
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24th August 2020, 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

                          

Fundamentals of Teaching Numeracy  

This live webinar discusses how numeracy lessons are taught in an engaging and effective way to help children understand numeracy concepts. 
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20th August 2020, 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Mathematical Problem Solving

This webinar identifies key components and skill sets required in problem solving and addresses the integration. 
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14th August 2020, 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Progress Tracking of Young Learners

This live webinar reviews different modes of assessment for numeracy learning and contextualisation to young children. 
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24th August 2020, 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

 

 
Science

   

Teaching about the Nature through Play Based Science 1

This live webinar talks about the science of sky (rain and rainbow) with hands-on activities. 
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12th August 2020, 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Teaching about the Nature through Play Based Science 2

 This live webinar will talk about natural disasters and their causes followed by showcasing hands-on science experiments that can be used to teach about these natural phenomena. 
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27th July 2020, 10:00am to 11:00am
18th August 2020, 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Teaching about the Nature through Play Based Science 3

 This live webinar will teach about the science of plants, how they draw water up, and why they have different colours followed by showcase of hands-on science experiments. 
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28th July 2020, 10:00am to 11:00am
19th August 2020, 10:00 am to 11:00 am


   

Play Based Science in Early Childhood Classroom 1

This live webinar introduces a simple inquiry learning cycle on how to facilitate children’s investigations. 
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4th August 2020, 10:00am to 11:00am

Play Based Science in Early Childhood Classroom 2

This live webinar showcases examples of inquiry learning cycle and play based science experiments for the classroom. 
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5th August 2020, 10:00am to 11:00am

Play Based Science in Early Childhood Classroom 3

This live webinar explains how to design worksheets for inquiry learning of science, language and mathematics learning. 
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11th August 2020, 10:00 am to 11:00 am 

 
 

Primary
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Language

       

Foundational Skills of Language Learning: Writing 1

 
This live webinar explains and demonstrates teaching writing via a Genre Approach fits well with the Process Approach to Writing. 
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20th August 2020, 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Foundational Skills of Language Learning: Writing 2 

 
This live webinar looks at ways to overcome the cons of peer feedback on writing and how to Integrate ICT in the learning of writing. 
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21st July 2020, 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm 
1st September 2020, 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Foundational Skills of Language Learning: Writing 3 

 
The live webinar explains the four phases in Process Approach to Writing (generating ideas, drafting, editing,organisation, proofreading). 
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28th July 2020, 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
4th September 2020, 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

   

Cooperative Learning 1

 
This Live Webinar discusses the concept of cooperative learning and its prominence in today’s education scene. It also explores eight cooperative learning principles and how to implement them.  
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6th August 2020, 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Cooperative Learning 2

 
This Live Webinar explains and demonstrates a range of cooperative learning techniques that can be used in any area of language learning. 
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10th August 2020, 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Cooperative Learning 3 

 
This Live Webinar addresses difficulties in implementing cooperative learning and how to attempt to overcome these very real difficulties. The webinar also offers suggestions for teachers who are just getting started with cooperative learning. 
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13th August 2020, 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

 
 
Mathematics

                              

Demystifying Heuristics 1 

 
This live webinar explores advanced techniques such as drawing bar models to solve fraction, ratio and percentage problem sums. 
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30th July 2020, 10:00 am to 11:00 am /  9:00 pm to 10:00 pm
25th August 2020, 10:00 am to 11:00 am  

Demystifying Heuristics 2 

 
This live webinar demonstrates how bar models can be used as a technique to solve some of the problems.
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17th August 2020, 10:00 am to 11:00 am / 9:00 pm to 10:00 pm
23rd September 2020, 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Teaching of Arithmetic Operations on Fractions

 
This webinar shares tips to improve understand the rationale of arithmetic operations on fractions.
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5th August 2020, 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm / 9:00 pm to 10:00 pm
19th August 2020, 2:00 pm to 3:00pm / 9:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Teaching of Whole Numbers

 
This webinar explains whole numbers teaching (ordinal/cardinal numbers, number bonds, place value and regrouping). 
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27th July 2020, 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm / 9:00 pm to 10:00 pm 
31st August 2020, 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

   

Designing Activity-based Lesson in Primary Mathematics  

 
This webinar addresses key aspects of an activity-based lesson to make it purposeful and not simply going through the motions of activity.
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6th August 2020, 10:00 am to 11:00 am /   1st September 2020, 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm       


Secondary
3


 
 Language

       

Cooperative Learning 1

 
This Live Webinar discusses the concept of cooperative learning and its prominence in today’s education scene. It also explores eight cooperative learning principles and how to implement them.  
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6th August 2020, 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Cooperative Learning 2

 
This Live Webinar explains and demonstrates a range of cooperative learning techniques that can be used in any area of language learning. 
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10th August 2020, 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Cooperative Learning 3 

 
This Live Webinar addresses difficulties in implementing cooperative learning and how to attempt to overcome these very real difficulties. The webinar also offers suggestions for teachers who are just getting started with cooperative learning. 
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13th August 2020, 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm



 
Mathematics

       

Bar Model Method and Algebra

 
This webinar showcases different problem-solving heuristics and how to use apply for different grade levels.  
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5th August 2020, 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm / 9:00 pm to 10:00 pm
14th September 2020, 2:00 pm to 3:00pm / 9:00 pm to 10:00 pm 

Developing Visual Skills in Secondary Mathematics

 
This webinar explores how students can develop their visual skills in learning secondary mathematics to understand concepts better
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13th August 2020, 2:00 pm to 3:00

Mathematical Problem Solving

 
This webinar identifies key components and skill sets required in problem solving and addresses the integration.
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14th August 2020, 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Teaching of Algebra

 
This webinar shares activities in learning Algebra from basic and unknown to more complex concepts.
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18th August 2020, 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm 

 
 
Science

           

Alternative Conceptions: A Dense Dilemma: Will It Float or Will It Sink?

 
This webinar shares a simple, yet profoundly cognitively disturbing experiment to illustrate alternative conceptions we may hold of Density. 
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30th July 2020, 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Alternative Conceptions: A Forceful Story that Spins Out of Control

 
This webinar seeks to define a force, conceptually and examine the scientific conceptual depths of understanding an action-reaction pair.
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29th July 2020, 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Alternative Conceptions: When Thinking You Are Right Can Be So Wrong 

 
This webinar explores 5 sources of alternative conceptions and uses the A.B.B.A. approach to engender conceptual change. 
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27th July 2020, 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm


School Improvement
 
 
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Key Lessons Learned from International 
Research, Experience and Best Practice 1

 
Look Outwards – Learning from International Research, Experience and Evidence: System-based Improvement.
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14th September 2020, 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Key Lessons Learned from International 
Research, Experience and Best Practice 2

 
Avoid ‘cutting and pasting’ from one system to another – Instead, Explore, Understand, Contextualize, then Adapt 
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18th September 2020, 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Key Lessons Learned from International 
Research, Experience and Best Practice 3

 
Debunk Education Myths
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22nd September 2020, 5:00pm to 6:00pm

   

How to Plan for and Achieve Effectiveness and Sustainable School Improvement 1

 
Bring it All Together. 
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31st August 2020, 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

How to Plan for and Achieve Effectiveness and Sustainable School Improvement 2

 
‘Get Below the Surface’
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25th August 2020, 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

How to Plan for and Achieve Effectiveness and Sustainable School Improvement 3

 
Organise for Change
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27th August 2020, 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm


 
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