Science Oxford specialises in providing CPD for primary teachers with a strong hands-on element. All our courses are linked to the new primary curriculum and our goal is to engage and inspire you in science, design and technology and computing and enable you to feel equipped to do the same for your pupils.
Schools, school partnerships/academy groups or other educational organisations are welcome to book us to deliver any of the courses described. We offer a free CPD session for as part of our annual membership for schools. To book, call 01865 810000, email on [email protected] or complete the booking form for the relevant CPD session and we will contact you.
Taster CPD for teaching staff, NQTs, TAs and science co-ordinatorsAn introduction to the Thinking, Doing, Talking Science project followed by a participative session where we explore various discussion techniques to encourage pupils’ thinking skills.
Taster CPD for teaching staff, NQTs, TAs and science co-ordinatorsFocusing pupils’ recording on the learning objective frees up time in lessons. This time can be used for dedicated discussion time or to allow greater pupil input into practical investigations.
Free Twilight CPD for teaching staff, NQTs, TAs and science co-ordinatorsExploring Evolution is based on research from the Milner Centre for Evolution which provides evidence for how teachers should approach the teaching of this subject to best develop children’s understanding.