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ESERO-UK primary conference 2015SV001

The annual ESERO-UK primary conference 2015 will be held alongside the UK space conference. Participants will be able to engage in activities linked to British ESA astronaut Tim Peake's mission to the International Space Station in November 2015. High profile speakers will be there to give talks relevant to the...

ESERO-UK Secondary Space ConferenceSV200

Ideal for secondary and post-16 science, computing, mathematics and D&T teachers who are interested in using space as an exciting context for learning, the annual ESERO-UK secondary space conference is being held alongside the UK Space Conference, and participants will be given free access and time to explore...

Exploring the outdoors with the early years foundation stageNY060

“The best classroom and the richest cupboard are roofed only by the sky.” Margaret McMillan 1914 Outdoor learning and play is widely acknowledged as being very beneficial to children’s early development. Taking children outdoors offers unique experiences to enhance their existing skills and knowledge and develop...

Fabrication skillsNS222

Fabrication Skills is the second part of a modular course focusing on developing practical skills. These skills are required by teachers and technicians for the successful delivery of metalworking craft activities and aspects of the SQA practical metalworking course. The course will allow technicians and teachers to...

Getting started with creating mobile apps in the primary classroomTY017

Students use apps all the time both in and out of school. How can we use this interest to help drive progress in our lessons? This course takes you through the principles of app design, giving you lots of hands on time to develop your skills using the software. We will explore different teaching techniques that you...

Girls into STEM subjectsRP166

An afternoon based around STEM subject for year 5 girls in our ENTHUSE Partnership primary schools. Encouraging girls to explore STEM subjects as choices in secondary school. Students will meet STEM Ambassadors and scientists to hear about the subject options available in industry. Engineers will be working with...

Hands-on robotics for key stage 2 with the Crumble ControllerTY029

Aimed at primary teachers who want to bring robotics into their lessons, the Crumble Controller is an exciting piece of computing equipment that’s being used in key stage 2 to create hands-on robotics projects in computing, science and design and technology. Come and try out the Crumble for yourself; make lights...

Hot and cold metal formingNS225

Hot and cold metal forming is the fifth part of a modular course focusing on developing practical skills. These skills are required by teachers and technicians for the successful delivery of metalworking craft activities and aspects of the SQA practical metalworking course. This two day course will involve learning...

How to enrich your science curriculum by engaging with external STEM partnersRP716

This one day event delivered as a series of workshops which will give advice and tips on how to boost STEM engagement for your school or college. We will share our local knowledge of STEM providers we have worked with and help you plan an enriched STEM activity calendar for your school or college to engage your...

Inspiring students through a farming contextRP708

This event takes place at the arable industry's leading technical event, Cereals 2017. The CPD, run in collaboration with the Institute of Agricultural Engineers, will enable teachers to link with the cutting edge research and industry experts to enhance subject knowledge, widen understanding of the technical...

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