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Differentiation for learningNE702

Online course. Improve your practice of differentiating for learning, by diagnosing your students' current levels of understanding and differentiating for learning by task. You will explore the key principles of effective differentiation for learning, see how teachers use these approaches in their classrooms, and...

Chemistry for non-specialists (1RP)NY322

This course is designed to provide teachers with the confidence, flair and enthusiasm to teach chemistry at Key Stages 3 and 4. It is specifically aimed at those who are not chemistry specialists. The course covers a wide range of topics in theoretical and practical chemistry, as well as supporting teachers in...

Teaching practical science: chemistryNE705

Online course. Go beyond ‘recipe following’ and use practical work in chemistry to support explanation of theory. It is essential that students studying chemistry are given the opportunity to practice and embed understanding of practical skills in preparation for the assessment of their learning. This free online...

Teaching practical science: biologyNE707

Online course. There are only so many ways a student can look at an onion cell, so how do we engage students with biology practicals? It is essential that students studying biology are given the opportunity to practice and embed understanding of practical skills in preparation for assessment of their learning. This...

Teaching practical science: physicsNE706

Online course. It is essential that students studying physics are given the opportunity to practice and embed understanding of practical skills in preparation for the assessment of their learning. This free online course allows you to discuss the relationship between theoretical concepts and practical work,...

Introducing assessment for learningNE711

Online course. Improve your responsiveness as a teacher and support all students learning and understanding in STEM subjects with assessment for learning approaches. In this fully supported, online CPD course you will develop your teaching skills to elicit student understanding through classroom assessment and...

Planning for learning: formative assessment in science and mathematicsNE710

Online course. Guided by experts in assessment for learning, on this course you’ll plan to identify your learners’ thinking, clarify learning goals, and fine tune your teaching, so you are better able to progress your students’ understanding, both in and between lessons. Plan based on learners’ starting points, use...

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...

Chemistry summer schoolNS213

Building on the success of previous events, the 2015 Summer School will focus on practical work to support revised programmes (Higher and Advanced Higher) in Chemistry.  Laboratory sessions will follow an interactive approach aligned to the broad themes of the programmes. Practical work will be supported by keynote...

KS3 science for non-scientistsNY319

Are you teaching KS3 science for the first time? Would you like to understand the misconceptions students have, and how best to address them? This course has been designed to focus on the key principles needed to teach science effectively through the use of stimulating practical activities and demonstrations. We will...

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