Educational Visits Coordinator update workshop

This course gives trained EVCs the opportunity to revalidate while looking at current issues and sharing good practice.

Educational Visits Coordinator Training

Essential training for new EVCs responsible for the policies and practice around risk management for out-of-school visits.

Off-site safety management course

A must for those involved in planned visits in the UK or overseas, this course looks at the safety management issues involved in planning, managing and evaluating local visits, fieldtrips, residentials and exchanges.

Ofsted Deep Dives into Geography

[Online] The Education Inspection Framework was introduced in September 2019 and is used by Ofsted to evaluate school effectiveness in England. Iain Freeland HMI will guide participants through the inspection process and the deep dive approach, focussing specifically on Deep Dives into Geography.

Ofsted’s approach to evaluating subject-level curriculum at secondary level

[Online] Following the publication of the Geography Research Review by Ofsted over the Summer, Iain Freeland, HMI at Ofsted, joins us to explore key features that subject leaders and teachers may want to take into account when reviewing their geography curriculum.

Ofsted’s approach to evaluating subject-level curriculum at primary level

[Online] Following the publication of the Geography Research Review by Ofsted over the Summer, Iain Freeland, HMI at Ofsted, joins us to explore key features that subject leaders and teachers may want to take into account when reviewing their geography curriculum.

Using FT for Schools resources in the geography classroom

[Online] Join members of the Society's education team and Financial Times journalists to explore the different ways you might use resources provided free to schools as part of the FT for Schools programme.

A virtual field trip to the Moiry Valley, Switzerland

[Online] This session uses an immersive, ground-level virtual field trip from the University of Worcester to explore the Moiry Valley.

MOVE - Management of Visit Emergencies 2021

A half-day, scenario-based course for school EVCs and senior management intended to meet the needs of staff who may have a role to play during a visit emergency.

Using the My2050 Carbon Calculator and accompanying resources

[Online] Teachers are invited to join this free online CPD session, offered in partnership with the department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy to explore how to use the My2050 Carbon Calculator.

EVC update workshop

This course gives trained EVCs the opportunity to revalidate while looking at current issues and sharing good practice.

Educational Visits Coordinator training

Essential training for new EVCs responsible for the policies and practice around risk management for out-of-school visits.

Geographies of sustainable development: what does Bolivia teach us?

[Online] This session introduces a new teaching resource, asking what lessons can be learned from Bolivia about sustainable development, focusing on the environmental remit of the United Nations 2015 Sustainable Development Goals.

Building and deploying low-cost DIY field sensors and loggers for research & teaching: field course

[Postponed] A one-day field course in the Thames Estuary where you will be able to use a range of kit (built by us) for monitoring in the real world (mudflats, salmarsh, hillslope and woodland). We will also take the opportunity for a walk and talk to find out more about the environment, development, conservation, geomorphology, and history of the area.

Off-site safety management - training the trainers

[Postponed] A one-day course for trainers with relevant previous experience in managing a wide range of visits in the UK and overseas who wish to deliver the Off-site safety management course to their own groups.

Off-site safety management course

[Postponed] A must for those involved in planned visits in the UK or overseas, this course looks at the safety management issues involved in planning, managing and evaluating local visits, fieldtrips, residentials and exchanges.

Online secondary geography teachmeet

[Online] In this online session, we will be asking secondary geography teachers to share their ideas and innovation with the teacher community.

Teaching about climate change in primary schools

[Online] The Climate Emergency is an increasingly important topic and many resources have appeared to help teach it in schools. But what should you use? How can you incorporate it in your lessons and and find time to do so?