Cambridge SPN Summer School 2016
A bristlebot is a small ’robot’ that skitters around on the ’bristles’ of a toothbrush head, hence the name. They are made by attaching a tiny vibrational motor, such as you would find inside a mobile phone, to […]
This group is intended for participants of the TSST physics course at Dame Alice Owen’s School but others are not excluded.
For those who have attended the ”Shocked and Stunned” workshop from the IOP Teacher Network and/or want to discuss the teaching of electrostatics and the Van de Graaff generator.
Durham Day for Everyone Teaching Physics June 30th 2017
We recently launched a meteorological balloon into the ”nearspace” region of the stratosphere. The balloon carried a payload with a camera, temperature sensors and GPS with a radio module to relay positional […]
CERN@school is a programme for school students – and driven by school students – that brings technology from CERN into the classroom to inspire the next generation of scientists and engineers. Find out more in our […]
This is a closed group for members of the Institute’s Education Forum. The Forum is open to members of the Institute and the nominated teacher in affiliated schools.
Materials for a workshop on innovative methods of teaching graph drawing concepts and data analysis skills. Issues including uncertainty, reliability and lines of best fit will be covered through hands-on […]
PIPER – data collection discussion
Amazing opensource graphs and maths tool!
Here you can share the apps and applets used for teaching. Start a new discussion thread(choose a meaningful name) for each applet, with a link to the applet, and suggest uses for the applet. Comment on the […]
As part of its active involvement in supporting physics in schools and colleges, the Institute of Physics arranges courses throughout the year for experienced and practising teachers of physics.Why should I go on […]
South Yorkshire Physics Teachers Day
A group to highlight resources and ideas for teaching Climate Change.
A group for PGCE students and NQT’s from the Institute of Education. This closed group provides a space to learn about local events and to discuss relevant issues with me and your peers.
A group for TLCs to discuss our light sessions, share materials and review the effectiveness of materials in preparation for the TLC meeting,
Wecolme to all TLCs : This was initially a group for the TLCs who attended the two Energy Days at Bolton School. We hoped to capure some conclusions/ remaining issues from what was discussed on those […]
Oxford Summer School – Keble College 2016
Good science podcasts
For supporters: a place to share ideas, perplexities and solutions.
How to explore what teachers know, and help them have a better time with their children in a classroom as a result of expressing the physics […]
What is Money Matters?A collection of experiments and demonstrations using coins and notes that illustrate scientific, psychological and mathematical principles. Why use money?These simple experiments cover a wide […]
George Abbot School TSST