This is a restricted group, and members are only accepted if they fulfill the following criteria:
1. Must be a 2016 Scholar, SPN mentee or RIS scholar
2. Must be a physics specialist
3. Must be in training […]
For all teachers of physics based in East of England.
Run by IOP Physics Network Coordinators – Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Essex, Hertfordshire, Norfolk and Suffolk.
Join this group to find out about all […]
Resources and slides for those who attended the SPN Canterbury Regional Day on 30 June 2018.
The first port of call for all concerned with teaching of physics to students 14-16 years old.
Physics Education Research (PER)
This group is designed to be a place where we can share ideas, collaborate and consider how we can use the work from physics education research.
Please note this group is limited to those who have a role developing teachers of physics in their professional practice. This could be as as an IOP colleague, for example Teaching and Learning Coaches (TLCs), […]
The first port of call for all concerned with teaching of physics to students 16-19 years old.
The first port of call for all concerned with teaching of physics to students 11-14 years old.
A discussion forum for news and comment. Events, jobs, benchmarking woes – they all belong here.
A group for those teaching the AQA GCSE Physics specification starting 2011, sharing ideas, problems, resources and all manner of things.
A newsletter published by the IOP’s Education Department, with information about events, resources and training, as well as teaching tips and practical ideas focused on the 11-16 age group. The paper copy goes […]
This group wil be used to store resources from the IOP/SPN SW Physics CPD Day 2018 that is taking place this year at Ivybridge Community College on Saturday 23rd June.
Please upload your resources directly and […]
Ok, it’s a little bit embarassing, I know, but we have some pieces of kit at the back of very large very dusty cupboards that none of us can identify. Perhaps you can help. Or perhaps you have some equipment and […]
This group is for all early career teachers of physics, whether you are a specialist physics teacher or a non-specialist who expects to teach some physics. It will help you to keep abreast of events and resources […]
There are 12 Complusory practicalsExam papers will assess knowledge and understanding of these and the skills exemplified within each practical. Practical 10
I am currently doing some work in the development of AfL strategies for our A level physics students. So far I have been trialling target setting grids, target banks, assessment monitoring cards, peer assessment […]
Sharing thoughtful approaches to teaching physics with the wider world.
On average, only about 20% of physics A-level students are female and this number has not changed for the past 25 years, despite girls performing equally well at GCSE. This group is for teachers and other […]
Interesting physics based cartoons.
For starters, discussion, wall posters, or possibly just amusement
It is always best to start where children are and build on interest rather than starting by trying arouse interest. TOYS old and new give us this way into the minds and motivations of everyone! This group will aim […]
Very short animations (less than 4 minutes) to either:-
1. Pose a question for discussion
2. Illustrate a point / lesson starter
Animations in the form of Quicktime movies/ AVI files
Ideas for themes welcome. […]
Join our A Level teacher mentoring scheme. We offer free online, ongoing, subject specific CPD for all teachers of A Level Physics (trainees, new to teaching, and experienced specialists of physics or other […]
Join our GCSE teacher mentoring scheme. We offer free online, ongoing, subject specific CPD for all teachers of GCSE Physics (trainees, new to teaching, and experienced specialists of physics or other related […]
A group for specialist and non-specialist teachers of Physics in Stoke-on-Trent.
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