Primary science subject leaders’ network RC121 / C12

Start date
30 Mar 21
Learning Method
Remote Delivered CPD


We’re delighted to launch our Primary Science network and include a ‘meet the author’ opportunity for both you and your young people. Dr Jess Wade’s new book, “Nano: The Spectacular Science of the Very (Very) Small” is being published on 1st April and there will be a free copy for every network member attending this meeting. In addition to this Jess will be joining us briefly and is happy to do a virtual ‘Meet the author’ session for your young learners later in the year.
This network is being facilitated by Claire Raxworthy-Cooper, who is an experienced Primary Science/STEM Leader and Year 5 Teacher at Ryders Hayes Primary Academy. Claire’s extensive experience includes generating STEM opportunities for schools and young people and finding the funding to do it!
  • Welcome and Introductions
  • Purpose - what do we want to achieve through a local network?
  • Sharing experiences 
  • Signposting - what Science / STEM opportunities are currently available?
  • An introduction to Jess Wade
  • Next steps, agenda and date for future meetings

Who is the course leader?

  • Claire Raxworthy Cooper

    Claire is currently a Year 4 Teacher and a Year3/4 Team Leader at Ryders Hayes Primary School. She leads on all things Science and STEM and is...


Establish a network of schools to:

  • develop the teaching and assessment of working scientifically in your school
  • develop your schemes of work/learning in order to enhance the teaching and learning of science in your school
  • share good practice and identify CPD needs
  • signpost Science / STEM opportunities


Primary science subject leaders' network30 March 202116:00-17:00Virtual




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State-funded school or collegeActivity fee£20.00 +VAT
Fee-paying school or college (independent)Activity fee£40.00 +VAT

Additional information

Our remote CPD courses for teachers are delivered across a series of sessions run at specific times and dates. Information on all course sessions can be found under the description of each course. To complete a course, all sessions are mandatory.

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