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Bringing Cutting Edge Science into the Classroom

The materials in this collection, funded by Research Councils UK, were designed to support the use of cutting edge research in the classroom and to compliment the Cutting Edge Science Programme.


Construction and the built environment

A collection of resources designed to provide ideas and inspiration for teaching mathematics in the context of construction and the built environment.

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Take a look at our subject specific CPD that will support your teaching and ensure better engagement and attainment by students.


Preparing to teach the new design and technology AS and A levels

Focusing on the changes to the design and technology A level, discover how to successfully implement the modifications to your department and teaching.


Linking to digital and creative media in science

There are opportunities to engage students by illustrating how, in the real world, a knowledge of science can be very advantageous when looking for careers in this sector.


Specially selected for teachers, technicians and leaders of science, technology, engineering and mathematics; browse resources, professional development, news and opinions specially selected for FE teachers. Join in the discussion with our community groups.

Featured Resources

Maths Careers: Big Data Careers

This collection contains a range of teaching materials to support the Maths Careers article 'Big Data Careers: An overview of a growth area for mathematical jobs' by Hazel Lewis.The resource collection includes a link to the full article, resources to explore large data sets in...
Publication date:
06 April 2016

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DNA sequence bracelets

You can make a bracelt that carries some code for a organism, such as a person trout, chipanze or butterfly
Publication date:
06 July 2016

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Modelling micro:bit data with the Bitty Data Logger App

The free Bitty Data Logger for Android and Apple devices allows you to capture sensor data from the micro:bit's accelerometers, magnetometers and temperature sensors.  A small file needs to be flashed to the micro:bit to enable bluetooth communication with your mobile device, which will also allow you to...
Publication date:
06 January 2017

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A level science

Curated resources to support A level science teaching.


Technicians supporting A level chemistryNY618

 It can often be difficult finding suitable practical work for A level chemistry that is engaging and effective. This course has been designed to bring together a range of engaging chemistry practicals to match the A level specifications, for technicians to review and take back to their institutions. The course has...

Red shift - the cosmic yard stickNN505

Learn about the astronomy specifications on the new GCE physics syllabus, and overview the Earth and Universe section of the GCSE syllabus. Through research talks and practical examples participants will gain an understanding of the formation of the solar system, Doppler and red shift, Hubble's Law and the age of the...

Secondary science NQT and trainee teacher network meetingRP284

This is a network meeting to give science NQT's, trainee teachers and inexperienced teachers a forum to meet and chat to share experience

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STEM Insight

A unique chance to experience STEM-related work in industrial or university settings.

CPD for technicians

Visit the HEaTED website for details of CPD tailored for technicians of all subjects.


Get recognition for your professionalism with our STEM Educators recognition scheme.


New group topics

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See the latest news, opinions and discussions on STEM education.