Science Early Career Teacher Network RA298 / C104

Start date
12 Nov 19
Hawkley Hall High School, Carr Lane, Hawkley Hall, Wigan WN3 5NY View on Google Map


·         Only £160 for whole school membership for the year! Multiple staff from your school can attend network sessions throughout the year.

·         A termly network for early career science teachers.  From identifying threshold concepts and dealing with misconceptions, stretch and challenge and running a STEM club to support building science capital, this network promises to arm you with a raft of resources and techniques to take back into school.


You will be able to:

  • Explore curriculum progression models to identify threshold concepts
  • Review common misconceptions and understand a range of strategies to overcome them
  • Understand a range of strategies to stretch and challenge students to maximise progress
  • Explore a range of strategies and resources to support the setting up and running of a STEM club
  • Understand the factors that affect science capital and review a range of resources and strategies to build science capital within the curriculum
  • Gain awareness of the STEM opportunities available locally through the STEM Ambassador hub
  • Network and establish links with colleagues across the region.


Day 1 - Threshold concepts & misconceptions 12 November 2019 14:00-16:30
Day 2 - Running a STEM Club & building science capital 15 January 2020 14:00-16:30
Day 3 - Stretch & challenge 23 March 2020 14:00-16:30


·         This is a network membership package which includes a series of local network meetings facilitated by local teachers to share good practice, and deliver CPD by STEM Learning.

Why not combine this network package with the Science Early Career Teacher Conference?  Contact Natalie Hewitt or for further information about pricing options

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State-funded school or collegeActivity fee£160.00 +VAT
Fee-paying school or college (independent)Activity fee£160.00 +VAT

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