Embedding data skills

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. 

Financial Times for schools: workshop for teachers

Workshop in partnership with the Financial Times. This workshop will include ideas for using data-rich FT content available through the Free FT for schools scheme. There will also be an opportunity for teachers to consider, discuss and share how different content might be used in the geography classroom.

Secondary Geography Teachmeet

An informal opportunity for geography teachers to share experiences and resources, and hear exciting and usable ideas from colleagues from a variety of schools.

School Member Lecture: Gentrification: London and beyond - Professor Loretta Lees

Loretta's research focuses on the challenges of gentrification, including the displacement of people as a result of council estate renewal and the impact that gentrification can have on people. Is regeneration urban renewal or social cleansing?

ArcGIS Online for KS3

This workshop for teachers, led by Esri UK's education team, will focus on how to use ArcGIS Online with Year 7, 8 and 9 pupils.

Evaluating like a geographer

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.

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.

What’s your data doing? Developing data-led fieldwork, in partnership with WJEC / Eduqas

Join us at our Data Skills in Geography training event, led by RGS-IBG Data Skills Champions Chloe Searl and Dawn Thomas, which will help you to plan your NEA fieldwork.

Primary teacher CPD - strengthening geography in the primary phase

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.

Subject Knowledge Update: Russia, climate and governance

An opportunity for teachers to explore topics such as climate change and global governance to aid with the teaching of Russia across KS3-5.

Conference - Fieldwork and Independent Investigation with ArcGIS Online

The conference will focus on the use of ArcGIS for fieldwork and the A Level Independent Investigation. It is run in partnership with Esri UK and will be led by their education team.

Leading together: a conference for Heads of Geography

Aimed at both new and established Heads of Geography, this conference provides a range of sessions to support and develop the key skills needed to successfully run a department.