Kent and Medway STEM Conference
June 10 2011 | Views: 1390
Kent and Medway
Kent and Medway STEM had a conference on 10th June 2011 at Canterbury Christ Church University. The day began with keynote speeches by Keith Gibbs and Sue Martin. There then followed a number of workshops organised for both Primary and Secondary sectors.
The primary workshops discussed
- Having Fun Teaching Science
- Mathematics from Stories
- Great Ideas for Science / DT projects for Primary Schools
- STEM by STEALTH
- Data logging and other ICT to increase engagement
- Meeting the Ambassadors
- How to use STEM Ambassadors to enrich STEM provision
- How the Earth Works in Your Classroom.
The secondary workshops discussed
- Brand new resources for teaching GCSE Controlled Assessment skills
- Opportunities for teaching Physics
- The Dynamic Rock Cycle
- What the Royal Society of Chemistry can do for you.