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Physics teachers' summer schoolNS209A18

Start Date29 May 2019
Duration4 Days
VenueDunfermline
FeesFrom £400.00. Fees can vary, see page for more details
This year's summer school aims to offer opportunities that will support the delivery of national 4/5 Higher and Advanced Higher Physics. In laboratory sessions, participants will have hands-on experience of new practical work both at SSERC and Heriot Watt. There will also be a chance to tour the University's research...

Science for curriculum leaders and heads of facultyNS218A18

Start Date19 Jun 2019
Duration4 Days
VenueDunfermline
FeesFrom £720.00. Fees can vary, see page for more details
BursaryENTHUSE Bursary - £640.00
An external evaluation of the professional development delivered by SSERC suggests that promoted staff who have been on a SSERC leadership programme are more likely to play a significant role in science developments at departmental and school level than promoted staff who have not been on a SSERC leadership programme...

The science of learningNE709C18

Start Date05 Aug 2019
Duration5 Weeks
VenueOnline Course
FeesFree
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...

Laboratory science national 5NS700

A new course, Skills for work: laboratory science national 5, has recently been introduced into schools and colleges in Scotland. This course offers participants the opportunity to explore laboratory procedures and practices which can be used in delivery across the Laboratory science national 5 course. Combined with...

Physics teachers' summer schoolNS209

This 2019 Summer School aims to offer opportunities that will support the delivery of National 4/5, Higher and Advanced Higher Physics.  In laboratory sessions, participants will have hands-on experience of new practical work both at SSERC and at Edinburgh University. The IoP Stirling Conference forms the substantial...

Science for curriculum leaders and heads of facultyNS218

Scottish science curriculum leaders wishing to increase the role they play in science developments in their department and school would benefit from this opportunity to experience a range of practical work outside of their subject area. Equipped with these new skills they will be better placed to lead and support...

Science for secondary probationersNS203

All PGDE science and final year undergraduates following a science with education programme in Scotland are invited to The Scottish Universities Science School (SUSS) which is held during their training year. Average attendance rates at SUSS are 95+%. The aims of SUSS are to provide: experiences relevant to teaching...

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...