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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...

Mathematics for physics teachers up to A LevelNY294

There is an increased mathematical demand in in both the GCSE and A level physics specifications. This course is ideal for teachers of physics who wish to improve their understanding of the mathematics required to be successful in physics at GCSE and A level. The course explores teaching strategies for a wide range...

Physics for non-specialistsNY201

Are you teaching KS3 or KS4 Physics 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 principals needed to teach physics effectively through the use of stimulating practical activities and...

Stimulating Physics Network summer school: year 1NY221

Who is it for? The Summer School is open to all non-specialist teachers of physics from Stimulating Physics Network partner schools and colleges. The programme will be flexible to accommodate those who have previously attended support sessions with their Stimulating Physics Network Teaching and Learning Coach...

Teaching Key Stage 3 physics for non-scientistsNY304

Are you teaching Key Stage 3 science for the first time? Develop your pedagogical and subject knowledge with a focus on the key principles needed to teach science effectively though the use of stimulating practical activities and demonstrations.   We will explore and refine the understanding of key topics including...

Teaching key stage 4 physicsNY307

Are you: having to teach key stage 4 physics for the first time? wanting to feel confident in teaching physics to students of all abilities? This course will help you get the most out of your students by giving you the ability to teach key stage 4 physics with confidence.  We will look at how to address...

Technicians supporting physicsNY606

“If it moves, it’s biology. If it smells, it’s chemistry. If it doesn’t work, it’s physics”. This is the old saying that’s mentioned when physics practicals go wrong. This course will dismiss this myth with exciting, engaging, simple physics practicals that always work! On the course participants will explore...