Ofsted Deep Dives into Geography

[Online] Hear first hand from colleagues about their experiences of an Ofsted Deep Dive into Geography. You will have a chance to hear about what the Deep Dive can involve, and ask questions to colleagues who have been through the process.

Digimap for schools for Primary Geography

[Online] This event will focus on introducing Digimap for Schools and how it can be used across the primary curriculum. Darren Bailey from the Ordnance Survey will work through its functionality, map layers and how to use Digimap for Schools with KS1 and KS2 students.

Workshop - using ArcGIS in the secondary classroom

[Online] The conference will focus on the use of ArcGIS in the secondary classroom, mainly covering GCSE and A Level. It is run in partnership with Esri UK and will be led by their education team.

GCSE Physical landscapes

[Online] This session will focus upon GCSE content for teaching about UK landscapes. This is core to all GCSE Geography specifications. 

Latest thinking on climate change

[Online] Use real and complex data and up-to-the minute evidence to explore this challenging and contested topic.

Online secondary geography teachmeet

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

Deglobalisation – what’s happening to global systems?

[Online] Is the ‘golden age’ of globalisation coming to an end? This session explores the resilience of global systems to a series of global shocks including the Covid-19 pandemic, the global financial crisis and Brexit.

Geography and Core Maths online CPD

[Online] Three dates have been set aside for three different events as part of our Geography and Core Maths initative.

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 and and find time to do so?

Digimap for schools for Key Stage Three Geography

[Online] This online event will focus on introducing Digimap for Schools and how it can be used across the Key Stage Three Geography curriculum. Darren Bailey from the Ordnance Survey will work through its functionality, map layers and  how to use Digimap for Schools with KS3 students.

Place meanings, representations and experiences

[Online] This session aims to ‘de-mystify’ one of the trickier A Level teaching topics using a range of engaging and contemporary examples and illustrations, including changing place experiences during ‘life under lockdown’.

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

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.

EVC update workshop - November 2020

This course gives trained EVC’s at all schools the opportunity to look into current material in more depth and share good practice with EVCs.

MOVE - Management of Visit Emergencies 2020

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

Off-site safety management - training the trainers

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.

Geography and Core Maths online CPD

[Online] Three dates have been set aside for three different events as part of our Geography and Core Maths initative. 

 

Evaluating like a geographer

[Online] A session focused on the evaluative demands posed by geography assessment objectives, and strategies for developing students' evaluative capabilities. Please note that this event is for teachers. 

GCSE Human landscapes

[Online] This session will focus upon GCSE content for teaching about changing UK human landscapes, including urban and UK economic change. This is core to all GCSE Geography specifications.

Developing writing skills for A Level geography

[Online] An opportunity to practise reviewing and modelling both shorter and longer responses, and to learn how to approach the extended writing so that students can get the best possible outcomes in A Level geography.

Geography and Core Maths online CPD

[Online] Three dates have been set aside for three different events as part of our Geography and Core Maths initative. 

Natural hazards

[Online] Join us to learn more about geohazards, with a particular focus on tectonic hazards. This workshop will be led by Dr Matthew Blackett from Coventry University.