This service is in BETA
Visit old events site
Event image
NI Physics teachers conference

Clock icon
09:00 – 16:00 18 Jun 2014
Location icon
School of Maths and Physics, Queen's University Belfast, University Road, Belfast, BT7 1NN

This yearly meeting aims to inform and entertain Physics teachers from across Northern Ireland with new ideas on demonstrating Physics in schools, as well as acting as a focal point and venue for networking and exchanging ideas and information. Newly qualified and experienced teachers welcome.

Speakers include:

Mr. Gavin Grey (Education Manager for Physics, CCEA) on the current state and potential changes of the physics syllabus.

Mr. Paul Dolk (Apple Distinguished Educator, in Holland University of Applied Sciences) will show how to use iPads, iPhones and iPods for science education in schools, including hands-on usage for conference attendees.

Prof. Alan Fitzsimmons, QUB, will show available resources to use when teaching the astronomy portions of the current science curriculum.

Mr. Paul Nugent (Institute of Physics) will demonstrate the IOP Virtual Physics Laboratory.

Costs of attending the day is £20 per person, and which includes tea/coffee and a buffet lunch in the International Research Centre for Experimental Physics.

The website for the meeting can be found at
http://www.qub.ac.uk/schools/SchoolofMathematicsandPhysics/StudyWithUs/OutreachEventsandInformationforSchools/PTC/

Registration is through the website or at
https://mpserver.pst.qub.ac.uk/mtc/ptc/register/

Event type: Conference
Co-sponsored by: IOP Ireland
Organised by: Queen's University Belfast
Contact details: Physics Outreach Department mp.outreach@qub.ac.uk

https://mpserver.pst.qub.ac.uk/mtc/ptc/register/


Invite friends
Link copied!
Location icon
School of Maths and Physics, Queen's University Belfast, University Road, Belfast, BT7 1NN
Clock icon
09:00 – 16:00 18 Jun 2014
Tag icon

Invite friends
Link copied!
No registration required unless stated otherwise