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Wakefield Girls’ High School Twilight CPD Series

Wakefield Girls’ High School and Physics Partners are offering a series of twilight workshops for teachers of Physics. Based in the Physics department these workshops will be particularly useful for Early Career Teachers and non-specialists. Experienced teachers of physics are also very welcome. Each session will have a different focus, and will be delivered by … Read more

All About Forces and Vectors

Thank you for your interest in our Physics training programme. We are offering free CPD training for physics teachers in Hampshire throughout 2021/22. Our next session is ‘All About Forces and Vectors’ and we will be running this same sessions at 2 venues: UTC Portsmouth, 4-6pm, Wednesday 30th March Winchester College: 4pm to 6pm, Thursday … Read more

Call out for schools in the North East

We are delighted to have secured funding from the Reece Foundation to deliver physics CPD training to non-specialist physics teachers in the North East. We are now inviting schools to apply to be one of the 18 schools supported through this funding. Physics Partners will deliver a series of topic based training sessions, both online … Read more

New Year’s Honours List 2022 award for Physics Partners Chairman

We are pleased to announce that Tommy Cookson, our Physics Partners Chairman, has been awarded an MBE for services to education in the 2022 New Year’s Honours List. Tommy has had a long and distinguished career in education. He is a founding trustee of Physics Partners and has served as Chairman since 2007. The charity … Read more

All About Electromagnetism

Thank you for your interest in our Physics training programme. We are offering CPD training for physics teachers in Hampshire throughout 2021/22. Our next session is ‘All About Electromagnetism’ and we will be running this session at Winchester College: Winchester College: 4pm to 6pm, Thursday 10th of February Targeted at specialist and non-specialist physics teachers, … Read more

Developing Physics Teaching Partnerships

At the recent annual conference of HMC member (Headmasters and Headmistresses Conference) our advisor, trainer and former trustee Christina Astin led workshops about cross-sector partnerships.  She knows from her extensive work in this area how many independent schools want to team up with their local state schools but are unsure of how to get started. Christina … Read more

All about Electricity!

Thank you for your interest in our Physics training programme. We are offering CPD training for physics teachers in Hampshire throughout 2021/22. The first session is ‘All About Electricity’ and we will be running this session at different venues across Hampshire: UTC Portsmouth: 4 pm to 6 pm, Wednesday 24th of November Winchester College: 4pm … Read more

Upcoming CPD opportunities from our friends at the Institute of Physics

IOP DOMAINS online CPD programme  An integrated online CPD programme for all those involved in teaching physics, consisting of CPD videos designed to complement live, interactive, online CPD sessions for each physics domain. The CPD videos cover aspects of teaching at 11-14, 14-16 and 16-19 years. Each half term they will be running CPD sessions on two or more … Read more

Physics Partners Annual Report 2020/21

The Physics Partners 2020/21 Annual Report is now available. This report highlights our achievements despite a difficult year for all those working in education. We are so pleased the charity is going from strength to strength given these challenges. Download a copy to read about how we adapted our programme during the pandemic, and to … Read more