This CPD day for primary teachers, led by Dr Paula Owens, will look at developing and teaching a worthwhile geography curriculum and building progression in geography. An additional session will be led on primary fieldwork, with some practical work outside.
15 January 2020
A shortlist of 50 exceptional photographs and films that document the Earth in all its diversity. Developed jointly by Forestry England and the Society.
19 December 2019
Jim has spent 30 years documenting humanitarian work worldwide with a focus on the individuals and communities affected. His lecture follows one of the world’s mightiest rivers as it flows through Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam and out to sea.
16 December 2019
This talk focuses on recent work on the dynamics of “masting”. This is a fascinating reproductive strategy found in many perennial plants, in which plants switch between years of bumper and lean seed crops, rather than producing seeds and fruits regularly every year.
5 December 2019
Christmas Social with a lovely four course meal which will include four mini talks about the speakers' favourite place after each course.
1 December 2019
The lecture will investigate some of the UK's 15 National Parks, concentrating on the geological background and processes which moulded the landscapes along with the role tourism plays.
29 November 2019
Drawing on the WWF/Netflix Our Planet Series, Matt Larsen-Daw considers what we can all do as we navigate the path ahead.
28 November 2019
John Porter discusses his revelatory and poignant award-winning memoir of his friend and mountaineer Alex MacIntyre.
22 November 2019
Giving examples of radical, alternative and creative public geographies, Daniel will explain what guerrilla geography is, why it's important and how it's at the heart of the movement he started to make London the world's first National Park City.
14 November 2019
Join the North West regional committee to celebrate another successful year for the region.
12 November 2019
Andy Owen will lead a workshop on embedding data skills across the GCSE and A Level curriculum. He will provide practical ideas for incorporating data skills into your teaching of different topics and also discuss fieldwork.
8 November 2019
From the Arctic to the tropics, this lecture will cover research frontiers in carbon cycling and climate change in the natural environment.
7 November 2019
Most people think that tropical forests were virtually unaffected by human activity until recent times, but they were actually the first humanly impacted environments on Earth.
31 October 2019
Far from being a space de-tethered from the material world, the Internet has a real-world geography. Mark explores why digital geographies matter, and how we can build more equitable digital futures.
23 October 2019
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