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5 June 2019
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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The 31st annual meeting for teachers of physics in schools and colleges.

For further details and booking visit – www.iop.org/rugby

This year will feature keynote lectures from Dr Rebecca Smethurst, University of Oxford and Dr. Michael de Podesta, National Physical Laboratory. The afternoon session will consist of hands-on workshops providing a wonderful opportunity for teachers not only to pick up new ideas and resources, but also offer a platform for discussion and idea sharing.

Teachers have the choice of two workshops from those listed below:

-Embedding formative assessment in 11–14 physics teaching, Mary Whitehouse.
-Equipment for the 12 required practicals, Helen Pollard and Dan Cottle.
-Saturday Science: Novel Physics Projects for STEM Clubs, Neil Downie.
-Maths for KS3 and KS4 Physics, Lawrence Cattermole.
-Barriers to physics, Jessica Rowson.
-The Faulkes Telescope Project: bringing the universe in to the classroom, Paul Roche.
-Press Start – a Gameful approach to curriculum development in Physics, Richard Parker.
-Supporting Teachers of Physics by Coaching (Only available in Workshop session 1) Ian Horsewell.
-Supporting Early Career Physics Teachers (Only available in Workshop session 2) Daisy Fox


  • Rugby School
  • Lawrence Sheriff Street, Rugby, CV22 5EH
  • United Kingdom

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