Raising achievement in GCSE history and geography

This event will provide support and ideas for history and geography teachers by addressing strategies for gaining confidence at GCSE, including supporting less able students, exam literacy and avoiding overteaching

Birmingham University Teacher Event - Explore Geography

This event is a collaboration between GEES and the School of Education at the University of Birmingham. The day is structured around a series of subject knowledge updates and resource packs for A Level geography teaching.

ArcGIS CPD at Bilborough College

A full day of ArcGIS Online training for teachers. 

School Member Lecture: The Sustainable Development Goals: ambition or fantasy? – Linden Edgell

Linden considers whether the Sustainable Development Goals offer a realistic roadmap for the future of our planet. Are they a unifying call or a random wish list and what does it mean for each of us?

Teaching A Level Geography Workshop

A full-day CPD workshop to share best practice on the A Level geography syllabus connecting through to geography degree provision, featuring approaches, cases studies and research methods.        

 

               

Fieldwork skills for GCSE and A Level geography teachers

A weekend course for teachers to improve their skills in providing high quality ‘first hand’ outdoor fieldwork and focusing on preparing students for the non-examined assessment (NEA) component of A Level geography.

Subject knowledge update: Borders, Brexit and Trump

Dr Simon Oakes will present a workshop for A Level teachers.

Fieldwork skills for GCSE and A Level geography teachers

This weekend course offers teachers the opportunity to improve their skills in providing high quality ‘first hand’ outdoor fieldwork and will focus on preparing students for the non-examined assessment (NEA) component of the A Level geography qualification.

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?

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.