Teacher courses

Here at the Science Museum Group we have a wealth of experience engaging diverse audiences and igniting their curiosity in science. Our teacher courses, delivered by our experienced training team, share our philosophy and our practical, effective approaches for engaging students with science both inside and outside the classroom.

Science Teachers Course at National Railway Museum

All our courses are hands-on and you'll leave with ideas and all the resources you need to apply the techniques in your own practice straight away. Selected courses – including the dates below- are free until July 2017. All materials, lunch and refreshments will be provided.

Science engagement course

Our secrets to creating engaging content and activities. You'll find this course full of practical ideas for the classroom and beyond. We believe in linking classroom learning to home, so students see the relevance of science to their everyday lives and the experiences that matter to them Includes:

Dates

Audience Date Location
Primary
30 November 2016 | 10am-4pm Science Museum, London
Primary
9 December 2016 | 10am-4pm Museum of Science and Industry, Manchester

Learning outside the classroom course

How to make the most of learning outside the classroom experiences. Packed with practical ideas to maximise a visit to a museum, gallery, science centre, and more, this course will also support you to use the impact of these experiences to enhance your classroom teaching.

Includes:

Dates

Audience Date Location
Primary & Secondary
25 November 2016 | 10am-4pm Museum of Science and Industry, Manchester
Primary & Secondary
7 December 2016 | 10am-4pm Science Museum, London

Discussion in the classroom – secondary only

Get your students talking about science. This course will help you plan and facilitate engaging classroom discussions about contemporary science that everyone can participate in. Help students find their own voice and the confidence to have a say.

Includes:


How to book

Please complete a booking form (.docx file) and send it to learningresources@sciencemuseum.ac.uk

We can also come to your school to run full day or half day courses. Email us to discuss the options. Interested in shorter courses? Check out our twilights.

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