VPlus – Virtual Plus2021-01-19T10:26:43+00:00

vPlus - Virtual Plus Online Courses

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Welcome to vPlus – Virtual Plus

Online workshops for young people, parents and schools.

All workshops will take place over Zoom.  The workshops are run by course facilitators who understand the joys and challenges of supporting children with high learning potential.

Visit our pages to find out about the latest courses: vPlus Young People  vPlus Professional Development for Teachers  vPlus Parents

vPlus Young People

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vPlus Parents

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Courses

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vPlus Young People

Potential Plus UK’s vPlus courses offer exciting online experiences for children and young people with high learning potential. To find out more and to book tickets see: vPlus Young People

With grateful thanks to the government, we have received funding from the Coronavirus Community Support Fund, distributed by The National Lottery Community Fund to offer our current courses for young people free of charge.

Sessions for Children and Young People

We are currently offering some sessions FREE OF CHARGE  thanks to funding from the government via the Coronavirus Community Support fund distributed by The National Lottery Community Fund.

Please visit our vPlus – Online Courses for the Community page to see our current courses.  More are being posted each week for varying age ranges. The courses are due to run until the end of March 2021.

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Funding from the Coronavirus Community Support Fund, distributed by The National Lottery Community Fund, has enabled us to offer these courses for young people free of charge. Thanks to the Government for making this possible.

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vPlus Professional Development for Teachers

Potential Plus UK’s Professional Development workshops are designed to enable and empower teachers in all school phases to support high potential learners. To find out more and book tickets visit our vPlus CPD page

Professional Development Workshops for Teachers

Problem-Solving for Challenge – CPD for Teachers Wednesday 13th January at 4.30pm – 5.30pm

This professional development workshop will empower teachers in all school phases to use problem-solving in the classroom or online to challenge learners.

Refreshing High Potential (More Able) Learners’ Metacognition Skills – CPD for Teachers Wednesday 3rd February 4.30-5.30pm

This professional development workshop will empower teachers in all school phases to understand and promote metacognition skills in the classroom or online, especially in the light of the changes in learning due to Covid-19.

Teacher Professional Development Dual or Multiple Exceptionality (DME) Training – A series of 3 workshops

DME Learners and Identification – Monday 25th January at 4pm
In this session, participants will learn about the definition and characteristics of young people with dual or multiple exceptionality, including how to identify young people with DME.

Understanding the Framework of Support for DME Learners – Monday 1st February at 4pm
In this session, participants will learn about the framework that can be used to support the needs of DME learners to underpin their wellbeing and enable them to realise their potential.

Creating Support Plans for DME Learners – Monday 8th February at 4pm
In this session, participants will learn how to analyse the needs of individual DME learners and create a support plan based on identified needs using the framework covered in the previous session.

To find out more and to book a ticket for any of these workshops see the vPlus CPD page. School members need to apply the discount code when booking – this can found in Focus on Potential, or located on the members noticeboard

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vPlus Parents

Potential Plus UK’s Parenting workshops enable parents and carers to support children with high learning potential. We are delighted to say that, thanks to the government, we have received funding from the Coronavirus Community Support Fund, distributed by The National Lottery Community Fund to offer some of our courses FREE of charge. To find out more about these and other courses for parents and to book tickets visit our vPlus Parents page

Workshops and Free Webinars for Parents

The following Sessions are FREE OF CHARGE

Parenting High Learning Potential Under Pressure: From Teens to Lockdown and Other Life Stresses (1 Session)
Wednesday 13th Jan 7.30-8.30pm
Find out more and book a ticket Parenting High Learning Potential Under Pressure

 

An Introduction to Dual or Multiple Exceptionality (DME) for Parents (1 Session)
Wednesday 3rd February 7.30-8.30pm
Find out more and book a ticket Introduction to Dual or Multiple Exceptionality (DME) for Parents

 


The following Session costs £24 for non-members and £18 for members

vPlus Parents Workshop – Strategies to Support Dual or Multiple Exceptional Children in School  Wednesday 10th February, 2021. 8pm-9.30pm

Potential Plus UK online workshops provide the opportunity for parents to hear from an expert in the field of the workshop topic. In this workshop, run by Potential Plus UK Senior Education Advisor, Andrea Anguera, the needs in school of DME children will be presented, both in terms of strengths and weaknesses, and strategies to support DME children in class will be outlined for the different areas of need.

To find out more and to book a ticket for any of these Sessions see the vPlus Parents page. For paid courses, members need to apply the discount code when booking – this can found in Focus on Potential, or located on the members noticeboard.

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Families benefit from access to our advice line, our electronic resources and our Focus newsletter.

Schools benefit from access to our advice line, online resources and the High Learning Potential Best Practice Award.

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