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Maths and Chemistry: The nuts and bolts of a Chemical EngineerNN501

This course will introduce Chemical Engineering as an important career option involving maths and chemistry. Teachers will have the opportunity to carry out experiments on rates of reaction and scale up of exothermic reactions which they can replicate in the classroom. They will then hear about the translation of...

New and aspiring leaders of mathematicsMY200

"The course has been brilliant. I have been able to identify the root of my frustrations and identify my own strengths and weaknesses, as well as reflect on others within my department. In doing this I will now be able to return and move forward in a positive and motivational way. Leading others and the department...

New to teaching A level mathematics summer schoolMY500

"The best training course I have attended in my 14 years of teaching.” - past participant. Our highly acclaimed annual four day summer school, run in conjunction with MEI and the University of Sheffield, is designed for teachers who have little, or no, experience of teaching A level mathematics. Develop pedagogical...

Planning schools visits to enhance science and mathsNV001

We understand that school visits are often difficult to organise and that it's very easy to use tried and tested trips that have run year on year regardless of curriculum value. With a new primary curriculum, now is the time to take a fresh look at your school visits. At the National STEM Learning Centre, we would...

Primary mathematics conferenceMY007

Explore ways of developing fluency, reasoning and problem solving across the mathematics curriculum to support the development of mastery. Find out how to create a culture in school where all children enjoy rich mathematical experiences, learn more about the Maths Hubs projects and how teaching approaches from...

Primary science for new and recently qualified teachersNY015

Planning exciting, differentiated science lessons can be a lot to get your head around when you are new to the job! Not only do you have to assess the children and be there to answer their complex questions, but children are expected to make progress, learn to select the most appropriate method of enquiry,...

Raising attainment in English and mathematics at KS1 through the effective use of ICTTY014

This course will support you to develop a wider understanding of how ICT can be used to support learning in Maths and English, with specific focus on engaging your learners and raising attainment / progress in KS1. We will begin the two-days by looking at the equipment and software that is available to support...

Resourcing the new secondary mathematics curriculumMY202

Do your current resources prepare your students to meet the needs of the new mathematics specifications? Not got time to write new activities? Join us to discover ways in which tried and tested methods to make existing resources suitable for the demands of the new curriculum. The STEM Learning website contains...

Supporting STEMNS005

Through hands-on practical activities we will explore science concepts and areas of the technology curriculum. Participants will have the opportunity to explore how these can be used to develop and  encourage STEM skills in learners from early to second level. Participants will be asked to report back on what they...

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