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Technicians supporting A level physicsNY617

A level Physics can often be seen as dry and dusty, this course will explore new equipment, old equipment and creative ways for making physics the exciting practical science it should be. The course has been designed to bring together a large range of effective practical ideas that link into the current specifications...

CERN study visit and follow-up conferenceNV200

Engaging students with big stories of contemporary science is a characteristic of inspiring science teaching. This study visit is a unique opportunity for UK science teachers to visit CERN and have its facilities, functions and operation explained by the scientists and engineers who work at CERN.Support is given, on...

A level practical endorsement: physics NY248

Are you prepared for the new A-level changes?  Would you like to explore and develop a variety of practical activities that help students meet the practical side of the course?With the new changes we have worked with examiners, teachers and technicians to develop a course that helps schools and colleges provide...

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 cost...

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,...

Practical ideas for teaching physics: year 1 to year 6NY063

This course will develop your own subject knowledge within the primary physics curriculum, and ensure you are able to support your pupils in developing their subject knowledge through practical exploration. We will explore practical activities that support National Curriculum learning objectives in both physics...

Unpicking the examiners' report: GCSE physicsNY283

The first run of the new GCSE exams will highlight areas where students are struggling. An in-depth analysis of the examiners' subject report is crucial to developing your teaching and learning approaches in physics at GCSE.Hands-on sessions with examination experts will enable you to dive into the specifics of these...

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 of...

Effective GCSE practical work: PhysicsNY318

With complex practical questions now commonplace in physics examinations 'Effective GCSE Practical Work: Physics' will provide you with a range of both practical and pedagogical experience to support the required practicals by developing students apparatus and techniques skills in novel contexts. Run alongside...

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...

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