An Award-Winning Team
National Space Academy team members from across the UK have won awards for education from organisations such as the Institute of Physics, the Royal Astronomical Society, the Teaching Awards Trust and the Royal Society.
All of our Lead Educators are outstanding subject specialists with years of teaching experience. Our team also includes numerous Advanced Skills Teachers and a National Expert STEM teacher, working with world class scientists and engineers to bring cutting edge science to the classroom.
Specialist Physics CPD
National Space Centre, Leicester.
This session has been designed in response to teachers who wish to explore even more 'space related' strategies for teaching A level physics and will focus on practical activities to encourage classroom engagement as well as in depth analysis of physical principles involved in space studies and the application of these to the curriculum.
Non-Specialist Physics CPD
National Space Centre, Leicester
"Space" and the physics curriculum – it's so much more than just the orbits of the planets or the ultimate fate of the Universe. Contexts from space science can be successfully used for teaching topics as diverse as gravity, phases of matter and even the physics behind the motor effect.Read more...
Astronomy CPD for GCSE
September 2016 onwards
Various Dates and Locations
Thes full-day, intensive CPD sessions will introduce you to a range of hands-on teaching ideas, demonstrations and activities to allow you to bring the topic of Astronomy alive in your classroom.Read more...