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We use an online booking system for Data Skills events; we do not accept bookings by telephone or email. If you need assistance during the registration or online booking process, please contact Jack Narbed using the details at the bottom of the page.

Payment can be made by debit or credit card only; a receipt will be emailed to you. 

You will be prompted to register to book online if you have not used the system before. School members should register a new free individual account using the link 'I am not an individual member of the Society'; it is not possible to use school member login details for online bookings.

 



 GIS and data skills

 Wednesday 29 March 2017

 Venue: Royal Geographical Society (with IBG), 1 Kensington Gore, London, SW7 2AR
 Time: 10.30pm-3.30pm. Doors open from 10.00am.
 Cost: Members £20, Non-members £27 (the cost includes VAT). Book online

Admittance is by ticket only. Tickets are non-refundable.

This course has been set up for GDST geography departments, but there are spaces available for teachers from other schools. Further details will be published in due course. Raphael Heath from Royal High School, Bath, will lead part of the day.


 Carbon and water cycle fieldwork and workshop for A Level teachers 

 Thursday 30 March 2017

 Venue: The University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield, S10 2TN
 Time: 9.45am-4.30pm. Doors open from 9.15am.
 Cost: Members £6, Non-members £8 (the cost includes VAT). Book online

Please bring: Suitable clothing for the fieldwork exercise and a packed lunch
Admittance is by ticket only. Tickets are non-refundable.

Led by Professor Andy Hodson. More information


April 2017

 A Level independent investigation workshop 

 Thursday 27 April 2017

 Venue: Royal Geographical Society (with IBG), 1 Kensington Gore, London, SW7 2AR
 Time: 4.00pm-7.00pm. Doors open from 3.40pm.
 Cost: Members £20, Non-members £27 (the cost includes VAT). Book online

Admittance is by ticket only. Tickets are non-refundable.

Led by Simon Oakes. This is a repeat of the course on 24 February 2017.


 Teachers' fieldwork weekend at FSC Margam Discovery Centre 

 Saturday 29 April - Sunday 30 April 2017

 Venue: Margam Park, Port Talbot, SA13 2UA
 Time: Saturday 10.30am to Sunday 2.00pm.
 Cost: £50 for accommodation, food and tuition.

Book online by following this link to the FSC website.

Admittance is by ticket only. Tickets are non-refundable.

June 2017

 ArcGIS Online for Teachers

 Wednesday 21 June 2017

 Venue: Bilborough Sixth Form College, College Way, Nottingham, NG8 4DQ
 Time: 1.00pm-5.00pm. Doors open from 12.40pm. 
 Cost: Members £20, Non-members £27 (the cost includes VAT).
Book online

Admittance is by ticket only. Tickets are non-refundable.

Led by Jason Sawle from Esri. It is suitable for teachers with little or no experience of using GIS in the classroom.

 

July 2017

 Introduction to ArcGIS Online

 Thursday 6 July 2017

 Venue: Royal Geographical Society (with IBG), 1 Kensington Gore, London, SW7 2AR
 Time: 4.00pm-6.30pm. Doors open from 3.40pm. 
 Cost: Members £20, Non-members £27 (the cost includes VAT).
Book online

Admittance is by ticket only. Tickets are non-refundable.

Led by Jason Sawle from Esri. It is suitable for teachers with little or no experience of using GIS in the classroom.

Coming soon (not currently available to book)

13-14 May 2017
Teachers' Fieldwork Weekend at FSC Blencathra


We use an online booking system for Data Skills events; we do not accept bookings by telephone or email. If you need assistance during the registration or online booking process, please contact Jack Narbed using the details below.

Payment can be made by debit or credit card only; a receipt will be emailed to you. 

You will be prompted to register to book online if you have not used the system before. School members should register a new free individual account using the link 'I am not an individual member of the Society'; it is not possible to use school member login details for online bookings.

Contact us

CPD events, bookings, course materials and general information
Jack Narbed, Education Assistant
T: +44 (0)20 7591 3066
E: dataskills@rgs.org

To ask specific questions about the project / getting involved
Contact Simon Pinfield (link to 'About the data skills in geography project')

Royal Geographical Society (with IBG)
1 Kensington Gore
London
SW7 2AR

Please let us know if you are interested in hosting an event (to which other local teachers will also be invited); we may not be able to host an event for every school that requests one. Click here to submit a proposal.

Please do not make direct contact with host schools, unless otherwise stated in promotional materials.

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Nuffield Foundation

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