A discussion forum for news and comment. Events, jobs, benchmarking woes – they all belong here.
2018/2019 Supertrips and Masterclasses
A safe place to try out, test, and experiment with TalkPhysics’ functionality (tagging, embedding, etc) – and ask any questions you have.
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 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 […]
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 […]
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.
The first port of call for all concerned with teaching of physics to students 11-14 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
Sharing thoughtful approaches to teaching physics with the wider world.
Post a picture of any kit that is found lurking at the back of a cupboard and see if the combined wealth of TalkPhysics knowledge can tell us what it is and how it works. Hopefully some of those sad looking […]
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 […]
A group for sharing resources and experiences relating to the teaching and learning of Radioactivity, Nuclear Structure, Ionising Radiation
This group was created in the hope to engage physics technicians in discussions, sharing of ideas, providing support and resources. If you are a physics technician, or if you are a teacher of physics with an […]
Stories about physics
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), […]
Please note this group is only available to the Future Physics Leaders IOP mentors and their mentees.
This is a group for swapping idea and resources about Teltron Tubes. You may have been to a Teacher Network workshop on them, you may not! It doesn’t really matter as they’re a tricky area for most people, you […]
A group for teachers of Physics for the International Baccalaureate Diploma. This was formed by request during the ibsca cat1 Physics workshop held at Oriel College, Oxford (9-11 Ari 2010) to share resources and […]
A group to discuss articles that have appeared in the journal Physics Education.
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 […]
This group is a place to discuss the possible changes to the way that we represent energy to students.