Science Learning Partnership – Black Country Effective Secondary Practical Conference

Black Country Effective Secondary Practical Conference 2024

Venue: University of Wolverhampton, Walsall Campus

Cost: £120.00 + VAT (There is a Teacher Release Payment subsidy of 70% for all eligible schools. Please email to request the discount code that must be used at the time of booking.) 

This conference is ideal for teachers completing the ECF and entering the phase where they are ready to experiment with pedagogy in practice. A series of sessions focused on pedagogy and using the recommendations from the EEF Improving Secondary Science report, with a focus on developing skills through the lens of practical work.


  • Introductory Workshop with speaker Stephen Burrowes: “What constitutes effective practical work?”
  • Boosting Practical Work in KS3 Chemistry
  • Bringing KS3 Biology practical to life
  • Shedding light on KS3 practical Physics
  • KS4 Biology – enhancing teacher confidence and student outcomes
  • KS4 Physics
  • KS4 Chemistry Practical Skills: Full-scale vs microscale

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Jun 24 2024


9:00 am - 4:00 pm