Supporting Teachers to Deliver the Practical Requirements of the GCSEs 2018 onwards

The new GCSEs have a very different set of requirements and expectation with regards to practical work and its assessment through the written exams. This session will give you opportunity to consider how you might be able to support teachers to deliver this component most effectively.

Event details


Nov 11, 2019
from 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM


School of Education, 2 University Road, Leicester, LE1 7RB

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Practical Requirements

The session will: -

• Explain the exam board requirements with regards to practical work and Working Scientifically

• Analyse the style of the exam questions aimed at assessing students practical skills

• Consider what students would need to have experienced to be able to cope with these exam questions

• Analyse the compulsory practicals ("Required", "core", "PAGs") and consider how technicians can best support teacher to maximise student learning.

• Consider what changes might be necessary in Key Stage 3.

To book onto this Session: call 0116 252 3771 or email or use our Online booking Form

Audience: Science Technicians
Dates: Monday 11 November 2019
Time: 9.30am - 12.00pm (Registration from 9.00am)
Tutor: Martin Reece
Cost: £75.00

All times and details of a session are given as a guide only. 
Education CPD+ reserves the right to amend these details where circumstances dictate.

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Education CPD+
School of Education
University of Leicester
21 University Road

Tel: 0116 252 3771
Fax: 0116 252 5772

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