Events for teachers and students

Our events for teachers range from small, informal resources sessions, careers sessions and curriculum contextualisation workshops to larger events such as teacher conferences. We also run competitions for students to put their chemistry skills into action. If you have questions about any of our events, please email

Online events

All events for teachers

Plastic pollution: a discarded plastic rubbish bags floats on a tropical coral reef presenting a hazard to marine life

Pupil voice in sustainability: Debunking fake news

Thursday 28 October, 4–5pm BST, online

Solar panels

Goals to transform our world: affordable and clean energy

Tuesday 2 November, 4–5pm GMT, online

Water being poured into a glass

Goals to transform our world: clean water and sanitation

Thursday 4 November, 4–5pm GMT, online

Photo of a child holding up a poster saying 'carbon dioxide is in the air'

Sustainability in the primary classroom

Monday 8 November, 4–5pm (GMT), online

Photo of people watching a bonfire night fireworks display

Steps into Science autumn sessions

Monday 8 November – Wednesday 24 November, online

Picture of a green biofuel fuelling nozzle in front of a field of sunflowers

Fuelling the future

Tuesday 9 November, 4–5pm GMT, online

Hand holding a green lightbulb

Sustainability in the primary classroom

Wednesday 10 November, 4–5pm (GMT) online

half a globe with examples of sustainable energy on the top

Professor Tom Welton: chemistry for a sustainable world

Thursday 11 November, 4–5pm GMT, online

A photograph of a wood fire outside, with an orange flame rising above charred, black-grey logs

Investigating irreversible changes in primary science

Monday 15 November, 4–5pm (GMT), online

Teacher leaning over three learners who are pouring liquids into chemistry glassware.

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An illustration showing a student struggling with a maths problem

Numeracy within the context of sustainability

Tuesday 16 November, 4–5pm GMT, online

Photo of chocolate melting in a glass bowl above a saucepan

Investigating solids, liquids and gases in primary science

Wednesday 17 November, 4–5pm (GMT), online

photo of a scientist holding a test tube of a water sample in front of the sea

Introduction to ocean chemistry

Wednesday 17 November, 4–5pm GMT, online

A row of books on a shelf

Language of science: teaching literacy to accelerate progress

Thursday 18 November, 4–5pm GMT, online

Photo of a woman standing with a clipboard in front of some solar panels

Introducing careers in primary science teaching

Monday 22 November, 4–5pm (GMT), online