National Space Academy

Website: http://nationalspaceacademy.org

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Organisation Type: National Organisation

Tel: 0116 2582147

Email: nsa@spacecentre.co.uk

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Course_thumb Astronomy CPD  Course
National Space Academy

This full-day, intensive CPD session will introduce you to a range of hands-on teaching ideas, demonstrations and activities to allow you to bring the topic of Astronomy alive in your classroom. Whether you are teaching the space topic in GCSE science, the evolution of the Universe to your KS5 Physicists or teaching GCSE Astronomy, this course is packed full of ideas and resources to implement immediately in your classroom. From concepts of... (read more)

£160.00 + VAT
(Duration: 9.30am - 3.30pm)

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Course_thumb Chemistry CPD  Course
National Space Academy

This session will enable teachers of chemistry to explore a range of ideas for teaching topics across the chemistry curriculum and develop an understanding of how practical work can be made more relevant and effective using the inspirational context of Martian exploration. There will be hands-on opportunities to explore interesting and creative approaches to new and familiar practical techniques using a range of resources, publications and ICT applications.

£160.00 + VAT
(Duration: 9.30am - 3.30pm)

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Course_thumb Mathematics CPD  Course
National Space Academy

Mathematics CPD This CPD session shows teachers how to use the challenges of space exploration and astronomy to engage and support students of KS4 Mathematics. The course covers topics such as; How big is the Universe? How can we find out if there is alien life? The images of our galaxy and why they’re important, the search for exoplanets, space travel – past, present and future, careers in the science sector for Mathematicians.

£160.00 + VAT
(Duration: 9.30am - 3.30pm)

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Course_thumb Non-Specialist Physics CPD Course
National Space Academy

"Space" and the physics curriculum – it's so much more than just the orbits of the planets or the ultimate fate of the Universe. Contexts from space science can be successfully used for teaching topics as diverse as gravity, phases of matter and even the physics behind the motor effect.

£160.00 + VAT
(Duration: One day. 9.30am - 3.30pm)

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Course_thumb Physics CPD Course
National Space Academy

This session will enable teachers of physics to explore ideas for teaching topics across the physics curriculum and develop an understanding of how practical work can be made more relevant and effective using the inspirational context of 'space'. Hands-on opportunities will explore interesting and creative approaches to new and familiar practical techniques using a range of resources, publications and ICT applications.

£160.00 + VAT
(Duration: One day 9.30am - 3.30pm)

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Course_thumb Rosetta Twilight CPD Course
National Space Academy

Our twilight CPD sessions are designed to make our training more accessible to teachers constrained by time, and thanks to STFC funding for Rosetta Education and Outreach we are able to offer places on these courses free of charge. The Science Technology Facilities Council (STFC) have called upon the expertise of the National Space Academy to share the science of the Rosetta Misison with teachers across the UK.

Free Free event (Duration: 4.30pm - 6.30pm)

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Course_thumb Showcase Event Course
National Space Academy

This showcase event will highlight how the programme works and includes a FREE CPD session delivered by Sophie Allan (National Space Academy Lead Physics Teacher) at he National Space Centre, Leicester. Local schools and colleges, local authorities education business partnerships and other interested parties are all welcome.

Free Free event (Duration: 4.30pm - 6.30pm)

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Course_thumb Space Primary CPD Course
National Space Academy

Our Space Primary CPD aimed at primary school teachers who teach years 1-6 is becoming increasingly popular. Led by Charlotte Isham, one of the National Space Centre’s Education officers who specialises in primary education, the course will show delegates useful activities and demonstrations which can be used to teach about rockets and forces, astronauts in space and the Solar System. Teachers will also have the chance to see behind the... (read more)

£90.00 + VAT
(Duration: One Day 9:30am - 3.30pm)

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Course_thumb Twilight Physics CPD Course
National Space Academy

We are offering a series of six twilight sessions which have been designed in response to teachers who wish to explore even more 'space related' strategies for teaching GCSE Physics. Each session will focus on different areas of the Physics curriculum. Teachers can attend either single days as standalone CPD sessions or attend all six as part of a complementary CPD suite for a thorough immersion into Space Physics in the classroom.... (read more)

£70.00 + VAT
(Duration: 4.00pm - 6.30pm)

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