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Strategies for effective teaching and learning for Level 3 courses - Invitation only RD598A01

Start Date02 Mar 2018
Duration2 Hours
VenueTruro
FeesFree
This will be a ‘Sharing Best Practice’ approach with all participants bringing 1-2 examples of strategies they have used effectively and sharing these across teaching teams. We would hope lecturers will pick up a few new ideas for broadening the range of activities carried out in the classroom to stimulate interest...

STEM ShowcaseRD704A02

Start Date08 Mar 2018
VenueTruro
FeesFree
A special evening dedicated to showcasing STEM in Cornwall, providing an excellent networking opportunity for teachers from both primary and secondary schools and colleges. To celebrate international women’s day guest speakers will be positive female role models active in STEM engagement locally. This event is run in...

Inspiring pre 16 PhysicsRD247A01

Start Date04 Jul 2018
Duration1 Day
VenueTruro
FeesFrom £100.00 + VAT. Fees can vary, see page for more details
This course will look at the following: required practicals and how to develop conceptual understanding – not just about the pupils getting it to work a focus on how energy is taught examination expectations at GCSE level    

Food security - Going Bananas with the Eden Project RD464A01

Start Date15 Mar 2018
Duration1 Day
VenueCornwall
FeesFrom £180.00 + VAT. Fees can vary, see page for more details
BursaryRCUK Bursary - £180.00
Food security is a rapidly expanding area of research to ensure that we can supply sufficient food for the earth’s population.  It can also mean how we ensure that we are eating what we think we are eating.   This event has been jointly developed by the Science team at the Eden Project, researchers from Exeter...

Developing the role of practical work in 11-16 secondary scienceRD338A01

Start Date21 Jun 2018
Duration1 Day
VenueBodelva
FeesFrom £140.00 + VAT. Fees can vary, see page for more details
Many teachers are keen to give practical activities a high profile and see it as an essential part of a high quality science education. However it is constrained by time and budgets and strongly influenced by detailed procedures in GCSE specifications. Getting the experiments to work may not be easy and the link...

Working scientifically in the primary curriculumRD108A03

Start Date22 Jun 2018
Duration1 Day
VenueBodelva
FeesFree
Working scientifically is at the heart of any good primary science curriculum. This one day course will provide you with lots of innovative and practical ways to embed working scientifically in your school. Taking place in the brand new science lab at Eden project in Cornwall the activities will include real life...

Grade securing strategies: Supporting chemistry in the new GCSE 1-9 gradesRD331A02

Start Date14 Mar 2018
Duration1 Day
VenuePlymouth
FeesFree
This twilight session in conjunction with the Royal Society of Chemistry's Learn Chemistry Partnership programme  will look at ways to prepare your students and yourselves as we approach the examination season. Topics in the session will include from practical to paper and how the questions reflect the practical...