In a little over a week it will be my opportunity to put my case to my peers at tafeSA. A somewhat daunting task, most of my peers are sceptical about anything other than business as usually.
Same shit different day or title depending on the training package, we’ve tried it all before, we are tradespeople and we know…. Well not all of them I was a bit harsh there, you get the idea though, that combined with too busy to get to it all.
If the CB-A Project and Action Learning have taught my nothing else it has taught me that there are ways and ways of delivering new concepts and this lesson will I am betting come to my aid.
The “Picture of Competence” is first on the agenda, the end goal, what we are trying to achieve to be assessed as being competent as Assessors.
- What do I want to do?
- Where are we now?
- Where do we want to be?
- What do we need to do to get there?
I want to engage our students, guide them through the thought processes they need to know and use to be successful and competent, thinkers and problem solvers in their workplace, while retaining their interest, input and loyalty as future students, employers, and tradespeople.
Oh and world peace I forgot that…
You have to have a dream I was once told….. by my wife
The final draft is ready for editing now and as usual I will attack it as if each work cost a fortune to print and pull it down from 21 slides to about 12 (Some of the slides are only flick pasts so not to large a task really), well alright may be 15.
I’ll post it here after I deliver it. More on that later…