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Teacher support

Inspiring and committed teachers in the classroom are fundamental in changing the physics learning landscape. We offer a range of programmes to support teachers throughout their careers.

The Trust works hard to develop meaningful relationships with teachers throughout their careers so they feel supported and nurtured in their profession. The conversation starts with Teach Physics internships for physics undergraduates still at university who might be considering a career in teaching, and includes physics support for students preparing for their initial teacher training.

The Teacher Network offers opportunities and support to early career teachers who are in their first to fifth year of teaching physics and supports teachers of physics who want to develop independent projects, improve their subject knowledge, develop their teaching pedagogy or provide extra-curricular activities/physics outreach.

The Trust provides Subject Knowledge for Physics Teaching (SKPT) courses, which offer free blended learning CPD for KS3 and KS4 teachers without a physics specialism.

Supporting teachers

Opportunities for teachers (and prospective teachers) throughout their careers.

Niki Thomas who is a teaching & learning coach for the trust working on the SKPT programme, is teaching a group of teachers about forces.

Teacher Network

Ongoing professional development experiences for teachers of physics.

Learn more about the Teacher Network

Two ladies discussing about the equipment which is related to forces.

SKPT

Subject Knowledge for Physics Teaching CPD for teachers without a physics specialism.

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Early career teacher support

Support for teachers of physics from their initial teacher training to their fifth year of teaching post qualifying

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Foundations for teaching physics

Helping students prepare for initial science teacher training by securing the physics foundations.

Learn about the physics foundations

Teach Physics internships

Short, intensive teaching placements for physics undergraduates thinking about a career in teaching.

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School partnerships

Why not form a school partnership for 5 years of CPD, funding and support

Find out more about our partnership programme

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