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BBC micro:bit in computingCV203

The micro:bit is a powerful tool for learning computing, from hardware and networking through to programming and physical computing. This CPD, led by highly-experienced computer science teachers, will help you maximise the impact of the micro:bit on student learning. You will learn how to fully integrate the device...

Bioinformatics: computer science meets biologyCY221

This unique professional development experience has been designed in association with the Francis Crick Institute, one of the world's leading medical research institutes. Python is widely used by scientists around the world, for data analysis and more. By applying Python to the context of cancer research, you will...

Bring it On: engineering inspiration for secondary school teachers, STEM coordinators and careers specialistsTV702

Are you looking for help in describing what engineering is to your students? Do you want the chance to speak to real engineers and find out how they can inspire your students to look at engineering as a career? Bring it On: engineering inspiration for secondary school teachers, STEM coordinators and careers...

Bringing Mars exploration to the classroomCY218

ESA's ExoMars mission will search for signs of life on the red planet. Using Lego robotics, data logging and simple engineering challenges you will learn how to link this exciting context across STEM subjects, motivating students to link together skills and knowledge. The course will include lesson activities and...

Building and leading a productive science team in your schoolRP341

Are you worried about the time and effort wasted between science colleagues because of poor communication, misunderstandings, or a lack of mutual accountability and collective purpose? This interactive session provides and works through many ideas you can take forward with the department team which you lead. It is...

Creative coding with Sonic PiCY249

Sonic Pi provides a way to engage a wider group of students with computational thinking. This popular software creates music based on programming. Through the creative process students receive fast feedback, develop debugging skills and increase their confidence through tinkering and exploration.Join the creator of...

Creative, Inspiring and Engaging Science ConferenceRP910

This not-to-be-missed conference will explore active approaches to engaging students in their own learning. You will experience strategies, techniques and activities for exploiting curiosity, uncertainty, anticipation and surprise to emotionally engage your students – therefore developing more self-motivated learners...

Developing STEM in the secondary curriculumRP021

Learn how to apply science to real life STEM contexts and explore ways to develop your students' STEM skills. This course will help you to develop and embed STEM skills within the secondary curriculum. It will provide an opportunity to learn about STEM careers through networking with local STEM Ambassadors and...

Differentiating for learning in STEM teachingNE702

Online course. Flexible participation. Improve your practice of differentiating for learning, by diagnosing your students' current levels of understanding and differentiating for learning by task. Led by experts in assessment for learning Dylan Wiliam, Chris Harrison and Andrea Mapplebeck. Join this course to...

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...

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