Primary Science | Networks

Primary science networks for teachers. The following meetings provide opportunities to network and learn with colleagues in the same role in other schools. The sessions are aimed at subject leaders and other key school staff. Each session is professionally facilitated by STEM consultants.

Please note, online bookings close 36 hours before course start date. Last minute bookings can be made by email and not the website.

For any queries regarding a course please contact Anna Cummings on finance@dtsa.org.uk.

FREE PRIMARY SCIENCE RESOURCES

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Primary Science Resources

Package Deals

Science in conjunction with Derby Research School

This is a great opportunity to reflect on excellence in practice and continue to grow as leaders of learning in our settings.
Primary Science

Dates (4 sessions):

  • 15 September 2021
  • 17 November 2021
  • 2 March 2022
  • 13 July 2022

Venue: Wyndham Primary Academy, Wyndham Street, Alvaston, Derby DE24 0EP
Time:
1.30pm-3.30pm
Cost: £250 / £500

Upcoming Networks

EYFS in conjunction with Derby Research School

This is a great opportunity to reflect on excellence in practice and continue to grow as leaders of learning in our settings.
Teaching Science in EYFS with Derby SLP

Date: 7 September 2021

Venue: Portland Spencer Academy Conference Centre, Birchover Road, Bilborough, Nottingham NG8 4BW
Time:
1.30pm-3.30pm
Cost: £75 / £150

Primary Science Subject Leader’s Network

in conjunction with Derby Research School

This is a great opportunity to reflect on excellence in practice and continue to grow as leaders of learning in our settings.
Vocabulary in Science

Dates: 15 September 2021

Venue: Wyndham Primary Academy, Wyndham Street, Alvaston, Derby DE24 0EP
Time:
1.30pm-3.30pm
Cost: £75 / £150

Maths in the Primary Curriculum

Network Meetings are a chance for collaboration with your peers so you can share information and develop as a leader. Expert consultants will help you identify priority issues in teaching and learning and professional development for your teams. You will be able to develop solutions, drawing on the expertise within the group. This strengthening of informal school-to-school support will create an effective network of information, advice and guidance.

Maths in the Primary Curriculum

Date: 24 September 2021

Venue: Online
Time:
4pm-5pm
Cost: £30 / £60

Primary Science Subject Leaders’ Network

Update both principles and practice by sharing national and local initiatives.

Special Offer for 1st Meeting £20 for maintained schools.  Future meetings will be face-to-face and discussions on what area will be encouraged.

Science Network - Primary Science Derby SLP

Date: 2 November 2021

Venue: Online
Time:
9.30am-11.30m
Cost: £20 / £50

Primary Science Subject Leader’s Network

Update both principles and practice by sharing national and local initiatives.

You will:

  • develop the teaching and assessment of working scientifically in your school
  • develop your schemes of work/learning in order to enhance the teaching and learning of science in your school
Tuxford Primary Science subject Leader Network

Date: 8 November 2021

Venue: Brookfield Primary School – The Hub, Mickleover, Derby, DE3 9SA
Time: 9am-12pm
Cost: £60 / £120

Primary Science Subject Leader’s Network

Update both principles and practice by sharing national and local initiatives.

You will:

  • develop the teaching and assessment of working scientifically in your school
  • develop your schemes of work/learning in order to enhance the teaching and learning of science in your school
Technicians Network Meetings with Derby SLP

Date: 9 November 2021

Venue: Heath Primary School, Slack Lane, Heath, Chesterfield S44 5RH
Time: 9am-12pm
Cost: £60 / £120

EYFS in conjunction with Derby Research School

This is a great opportunity to reflect on excellence in practice and continue to grow as leaders of learning in our settings.
science

Date: 10 November 2021

Venue: Portland Spencer Academy Conference Centre, Birchover Road, Bilborough, Nottingham NG8 4BW
Time:
1.30pm-3.30pm
Cost: £75 / £150

Primary Science Subject Leader’s Network

in conjunction with Derby Research School

This is a great opportunity to reflect on excellence in practice and continue to grow as leaders of learning in our settings.
Tuxford Primary Science Subject Leader Network

Dates: 17 November 2021

Venue: Wyndham Primary Academy, Wyndham Street, Alvaston, Derby DE24 0EP
Time:
1.30pm-3.30pm
Cost: £75 / £150

Primary Science Subject Leader’s Network

Update both principles and practice by sharing national and local initiatives.

You will:

  • develop the teaching and assessment of working scientifically in your school
  • develop your schemes of work/learning in order to enhance the teaching and learning of science in your school
Network Meeting Established Teachers

Date: 16 February 2022

Venue: Brookfield Primary School – The Hub, Mickleover, Derby, DE3 9SA
Time:
9am-12pm
Cost: £60 / £120

Primary Science Subject Leader’s Network

Update both principles and practice by sharing national and local initiatives.

You will:

  • develop the teaching and assessment of working scientifically in your school
  • develop your schemes of work/learning in order to enhance the teaching and learning of science in your school
Subject Leader's Network

Date: 17 February 2022

Venue: Heath Primary School, Slack Lane, Heath, Chesterfield S44 5RH
Time:
9am-12pm
Cost: £60 / £120

EYFS in conjunction with Derby Research School

This is a great opportunity to reflect on excellence in practice and continue to grow as leaders of learning in our settings.
Effective transition between year 6 and year 7 science

Date: 1 March 2022

Venue: Portland Spencer Academy Conference Centre, Birchover Road, Bilborough, Nottingham NG8 4BW
Time:
1.30pm-3.30pm
Cost: £75 / £150

Primary Science Subject Leader’s Network

in conjunction with Derby Research School

This is a great opportunity to reflect on excellence in practice and continue to grow as leaders of learning in our settings.
Tuxford Primary Science Subject Leader Network

Dates: 2 March 2022

Venue: Wyndham Primary Academy, Wyndham Street, Alvaston, Derby DE24 0EP
Time:
1.30pm-3.30pm
Cost: £75 / £150

Primary Science Subject Leader’s Network

in conjunction with Derby Research School

This is a great opportunity to reflect on excellence in practice and continue to grow as leaders of learning in our settings.
Tuxford Primary Science Subject Leader Network

Dates: 13 July 2022

Venue: Wyndham Primary Academy, Wyndham Street, Alvaston, Derby DE24 0EP
Time:
1.30pm-3.30pm
Cost: £75 / £150

EYFS in conjunction with Derby Research School

This is a great opportunity to reflect on excellence in practice and continue to grow as leaders of learning in our settings.
science lab tech

Date: 15 July 2022

Venue: Portland Spencer Academy Conference Centre, Birchover Road, Bilborough, Nottingham NG8 4BW
Time:
1.30pm-3.30pm
Cost: £75 / £150

Derbyshire & Nottinghamshire Science Learning Partnership (SLP), trading as Developing Teachers of Science Association (DTSA) covers the entire geographical area including Derby and Nottingham for STEM Learning UK. Our aim is to allow all staff to support students to ensure they are the best that they can be. We are proud to have provided teachers, technicians and other educators with high impact, subject-specific professional development in science and the STEM subjects of science, technology, engineering and mathematics.