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Aberdeen Science Centre CPD Opportunities 2017-2018

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5th September  2017 – Facilitating Science Investigations – 4-6 pm This course will equip teachers with the knowledge and confidence to carry out scientific investigations in the classroom without tearing your hair out. It will cover common misconceptions in science; use of correct language; thinking deeper e.g. using Concept Cartoons. We will explain the difference […]

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Aberdeen Biodiversity CPD Opportunities 2017

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  5th September 2017 – Resourceful Rainforests – 16:00 – 18:30 The CPD session aims to train teachers in the use of the excellent resources and facilities found in Aberdeen Biodiversity Centre and Cruickshank Botanic Garden. This will enable teachers to lead activities that increase their pupils’ awareness and experience of the natural world. Teachers […]

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20th June 2017 – The Prince’s Trust Information Session

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Nicky Donelan from Aberdeen Foyer will be running an information session for staff and service users about the upcoming Prince’s Trust Programme. The session will be very informal and will take place from 16:15 – 17:15 at Frederick Street Training Centre on Tuesday 20th June 2017. This session will cover the main elements of the […]

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Learning for Sustainability: Connecting Classrooms

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What is Learning for Sustainability and ‘Connecting Classrooms’? This professional learning initiative by the University of Edinburgh in partnership with the British Council, is a timely opportunity for teachers to grapple with what LfS means, what existing and new skills and knowledge are required, and how this might all look in the your school context. […]

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Aberdeen Science Centre Summer School 2017

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Aberdeen Science Centre’s Summer School 2017 Get inspired and gain confidence for teaching STEM in this year’s interactive, hand-on and fun STEM Summer School. Explore the wonders of the space and act out an electrical circuit. Go crazy with maths, handle some exciting biological specimens and develop your engineering skills. All workshops will increase your […]