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
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. The second half of the day will include the mathematics involved in space physics allowing participants to revive their algebra and numeracy skills with a view to finding new ways to introduce these skills to students.
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...
Science of Human Spaceflight CPD
Thursday, 15th October 2015
Phiz Lab, King Edward VI Five Ways School, Birmingham 4.00pm - 6.30pm
This two hour evening science CPD will show how you can use the context of human spaceflight to teach aspects of the physics and science curriculum.Read more...