The first port of call for all concerned with teaching of physics to students 11-14 years old.
Sharing thoughtful approaches to teaching physics with the wider world.
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 14-16 years old.
Resources and workshop slides from the Oxford Summer School taking place from 6-9 August 2018.
This group is for all course materials associated with York Summer School 2018 CPD
A discussion forum for news and comment. Events, jobs, benchmarking woes – they all belong here.
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 […]
With the new GCSE Specifications and a new approach to assessing practical work – mostly questions on a final exam based on a restricted list of ’required’ practicals – many departments are feeling the need for […]
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 […]
IOP day at Charterhouse 2019
A discussion forum for users of isaacphysics.org. Use this forum to share gameboards with other teachers, discuss isaac physics questions and any difficulties you or students may be having, and share experiences […]
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 intended for 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), […]
Here you can point others towards web based video clips that you have used for teaching.Folk will find it more helpful if you can find the time to say how and why you used them.Tag the entry to help people find it again.
It is very important to make sure first and foremost that the students enjoy the story and that they feel a connection to the characters. Students are thus hooked and once they are drawn in, the learning […]
A group to discuss articles that have appeared in the journal Physics Education.
Interesting physics based cartoons.
For starters, discussion, wall posters, or possibly just amusement
Highgate Day of Physics 2019
Teaching physics with an historical slant.
For instance, the Unit 8 – Turning Points in Physics for AQA A A-Level is a good excuse to teach from original sources.
Perhaps here we could post links or files of […]
This group is for to search and discuss about the history and philosophy of physics and philosophy of physics education.
Join this to share equipment, ideas and resources
A group for those teaching the AQA GCSE Physics specification starting 2011, sharing ideas, problems, resources and all manner of things.