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Engineering bench skills for probationer teachersNS800

Engineering Bench Skills is the first part of modular course programme which focuses on developing key practical skills. Teachers and technicians will find these skills useful for the successful delivery of metalworking craft activities and aspects of the SQA practical metalworking course.The 2 day course will involve...

Creativity in ScienceNS801

Creativity – the ability to have ideas, to solve problems that one may never have seen before, to think for oneself– is one of the most valuable life skills, and one of the most valued by universities and employers.It is the belief of the Course Team that creativity can be learnt, and taught.Coverage will include:...

Centre lathe turningNS703

This course in Centre Lathe Turning will develop knowledge and understanding of the functions, machining operations and its safe.Participants will be given hands on practical tasks and one to one guidance on using this piece of equipment.The key skills acquired will allow teachers to effectively deliver aspects of the...

Running STEM Clubs OnlineGX100

This course is for teachers, educators, parents or STEM Ambassadors who want to run a STEM Club remotely or online. The course takes place through an online community group on our website. It is designed run over one week, with a total duration of two to three hours. The course pages remain open to you to access for...

Facilitating effective professional developmentFD101

This course is designed to equip school and college based colleagues (teachers and technicians) with the skills to become an effective facilitator of subject specific CPD. It explores what makes CPD effective and how its impact can be evaluated as well as providing new facilitators with the strategies and tools they...

Managing behaviour for learningNE700

Online course. Transform your classroom by making small shifts in your own behaviour. You will develop a good understanding of how to be proactive about encouraging good behaviour in your classroom and reactive in responding calmly to poor behaviour. Other areas covered in this course include how to develop the habits...

Facilitating with STEM LearningFD102

Note that this course is for facilitators that are undertaking Stage 1 of the Facilitator Development Programme. You should have completed FD101 before completing this course. This course will enable participants to understand more about STEM Learning, our programmes and our expectations. We will cover how our...

The science of learningNE709

Online course. Flexible participation. Guided by Professor Paul Howard-Jones (The Secret Life of Four and Five Year Olds) and Professor Tim Jay, develop an understanding of the science of learning and discuss its impact on your teaching. Draw upon educational neuroscience and psychology to help you interpret student...

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