School Improvement & Development Conference 2023: Book your early-bird place

Effective Learning Objectives

Our Back-to-Basics series focuses on the skills that underpin good quality classroom teaching. This course provides an in-depth exploration of the importance of Learning Objectives.

  • Making Learning Objectives an essential part of any lesson
  • Exploring how effective LOs can reduce workload
  • Using LOs to ensure progress and sequencing of learning

About this INSET

This INSET weaves together various aspects of learning objectives, such as sharing and co-creating success criteria, framing questioning, using talk partners, and running plenary sessions. We also look at how LOs can challenge learners as well as insuring an inclusive approach to the curriculum. 

Course content: 

  • Identifying the purpose of Learning Objectives
  • Ensuring the process is simple, manageable and effective
  • Creating and sharing effective LOs
  • Links between LOs, activities/tasks, and questions
  • Effective plenary sessions


The course is suitable for all managers, teachers and TAs.

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