These consultancy sessions will support leadership of change, and plan for next steps in the development of the department.
Teach Meet is an opportunity to meet with other teachers and share good and innovative practice to improve teaching and learning. As a member of a supportive network, you will have the chance to both contribute and receive ideas from those who best understand the demands of the classroom and curriculum.
This is a network meeting composing of Secondary Schools, Post 16 Colleges, Universities and STEMFirst. The aim of the group is to coordinate cross phase STEM enrichment activities to promote STEM subject progression post 16 and beyond.
As increasing number of non-physics specialists are teaching physics to KS3 and GCSE, it is important that teachers doing so feel confident in their own understanding of the subject. This course is intended for non-specialist teachers to improve subject knowledge and develope an understanding of effective pedagogical...
This one-day discussion-based course explores and shares ideas for good preparation room management.
It is intended for senior technicians and those aspiring to become senior technicians.
Participants are encouraged to bring along pictures of their own preparation rooms to share with the group. These could include...
This is a network meeting to give science NQT's, trainee teachers and inexperienced teachers a forum to meet and chat to share experience.
A STEM conference for primary, secondary and post-16 teachers that comprises of a keynote speech followed by a selection of different workshop sessions.
Science teaching has a very good health and safety record. Nevertheless science teachers need to be up-to-date with health and safety legislation as there are many potentially hazardous chemicals, living organisms, pieces of equipment and procedures in use in school and college science laboratories.
Each session will...
This half day workshop will showcase all of the required practicals! Come and have a play with the equipment with our Institute of Physics coach. See how effective questioning can be used to enhance and embed knowledge. Bring along some of your own equipment for help and advice on using it. This course is suitable...
Within schools there are likely to be students for whom appropriate outcomes at the end of Key Stage 4 in science are in the range of grades 1 to 3.
This course is designed to address needs, provision and practice for these students.