Well-planned, safe, high quality fieldwork can benefit students' learning and personal development. RGS-IBG provides teachers with CPD opportunities, teaching resources and advice on planning fieldwork. Between 2008 and 2016, the Learning and Leading programme also offered hands-on support to A Level and GCSE geography teachers with fieldwork Teachers' Masterclass weekends in locations across the UK.
Fieldwork Teachers' Masterclass Weekends
These courses were aimed predominantly at those teaching A Level, but also catered for teachers of GCSE geography in maintained schools, six form colleges and academies in the UK that face challenging circumstances in their provision of geography. Each course focused on either human or physical geography fieldwork.See slideshows from previous masterclasses.
Sep. 2015 - Aug. 2016 is the 'Year of Fieldwork', a collaboration between the RGS-IBG, Field Studies Council, Esri UK, the Geographical Association and Ordnance Survey. Find out more here: @yearoffieldwork