Conference week 2020

Our conference Supporting chemistry education – beyond lockdown has now finished. If you attended the conference and would like resources from any of the sessions, please get in touch.

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Conference week

Articles from our presenters

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5 ways to explain electrolysis

2020-07-08T09:23:00+01:00

From building good foundations to memorising the rules, these tips will help your students grasp this tricky topic

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What will be the consequences of coronavirus for teachers?

2020-06-30T09:43:00+01:00

There are so many unknowns – not least when schools might resume a degree of normality

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Can UV light help tackle the coronavirus?

2020-06-15T09:17:00+01:00

Engage students with some highly topical cross-curricular science

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Holiday in the time of Covid-19

2020-06-10T07:18:00+01:00

How to use the long summer break to prepare for the new challenges of the next academic year

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How to run a quiz for distance learning

2020-05-28T09:45:00+01:00

Kristy Turner shares the structure for a lesson using a semi-live approach to quizzing

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I want to go back to school

2020-05-19T09:59:00+01:00

Adam Boxer desperately wants to be back in this classroom with his students. He also knows it’s not safe yet

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Giving successful remote feedback

2020-04-23T13:03:00+01:00

How to ensure you feed back effectively when students are learning at home

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Top tips to make the most of remote teaching technology

2020-04-21T10:37:00+01:00

Teachers share their dos and don’ts of using Google and Microsoft remote offerings

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How to use multiple choice questions

2020-04-16T09:18:00+01:00

Learn how to design effective MCQs – and use them successfully

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How to teach non-metals

2020-04-06T11:23:00+01:00

Showcasing samples and gas tests are imperative when introducing non-metal elements to students

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School’s out, exams are off: what are educators thinking?

2020-03-20T12:15:00+00:00

Join us as we eavesdrop on school teacher fellow Kristy Turner and HE lecturer Katherine Haxton as they discuss school closures, exams and motivation

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How to sequence and segment your teaching of ionic equations

2020-03-18T12:44:00+00:00

Use this ionic compounds worksheet to sequence and segment your teaching effectively