Black Country Effective Secondary Practical Conference 2024 RC227 / C10

Start date
24 Jun 24
1 Day
University of Wolverhampton, Walsall Campus, Gorway Road, Walsall WS1 3BD View on Google Map

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This conference is ideal for teachers completing the ECF and entering the phase where they are ready to experiment with pedagogy in practice. A series of sessions focused on pedagogy and using the recommendations from the EEF Improving Secondary Science report, with a focus on developing skills through the lens of practical work.

Workshops include:

  • Secondary Practical Skills with Jaya Tamber (Royal Society of Chemistry)
  • KS3 Biology with Josh Smallbone
  • KS3 Physics with David Allden
  • What Makes Effective Practical Work with Stephen Burrowes
  • Sustainability/Microscale/Bonding with Jaya Tamber (Royal Society of Chemistry)
  • KS4 Biology with Josh Smallbone
  • KS4 Physics with David Allden


There is a Teacher Release Payment subsidy of 70% for all eligible schools. Please email to request the discount code that must be used at the time of booking.  Please note that this code does not automatically deduct the cost at the point of booking. TRPs will be released back to the school once attendance of the CPD event has been confirmed. 


Who is the course leader?


You will be able to:

  • discuss current good practice in secondary science
  •  network with colleagues from across your area
  •  reflect on ways to translate ideas to your school context and plan for action


Effective Secondary Practical Conference 202424 June 202409:00-16:00University of Wolverhampton

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State-funded school or collegeActivity fee£120.00 +VAT
Fee-paying school or college (independent)Activity fee£240.00 +VAT

This course still has availability, book now

Additional information

For courses at the National STEM Learning Centre in York, fees include meals and accommodation for the duration of the course. 


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