Institutional Membership

Digital teaching and CPD resources

Access to a wealth of member-only materials and journals, geared towards both teaching resources and departmental/school development...

Heavily discounted CPD opportunities

Members get full access to ASE-led professional development events - such as conferences and workshops - with up to a 50 per-cent discount on prices...

Join a peer-led Sci-Ed community

By joining with the ASE, your team can access the knowledge base of a UK-wide network of science educators and help our community to push for positive change...

Huge discounts on ASE books

Member schools and departments get a 50 per-cent discount on the vast majority of ASE-published books in our bookstore...

With our institutional packages, the benefits of ASE membership can be shared across entire institutions and departments - offering substantial savings on the equivalent price of individual memberships. The wide range of professional development opportunities and teaching resources the ASE offers, which you can read about below, means that there will be something of interest to every member of your team. From policy advice relevant to senior leaders, to specific guidance for early career teachers or practical support for science technicians, ASE institutional membership will help you both enhance your institution's day-to-day delivery of science education and your team's ongoing professional development...

Read more about primary membership (from just £130 p/a)...

ASE primary membership provides teaching resources and professional development opportunities to support primary science subject leaders, teachers and schools. For just £130 per year, schools are granted eight individual logins, with registered users able to enjoy benefits such as:

  • Member discounts of up to 50% on all ASE CPD events, including our four-day annual conference - traditionally the largest gathering of science education specialists in Europe 
  • Access to recorded video CPD materials through our member-only Primary CPD Video hub
  • Physical copies and digital archive access to our leading primary journal Primary Science (1x physical copy per school - UK only)
  • Physical copies and digital archive access to our leading primary journal Education in Science (1x physical copy per school - UK only)
  • The Primary Science Leaders' Survival Guide (Online resource)
  • A wealth of teaching resources such PLANPrimary upd8 and the Primary Remote Learning Resources
  • Up to 50% off in the ASE bookshop

If you have any questions about our memberships please get in touch at: membership@ase.org.uk. You can select to pay via Debit/Credit Card or you can request invoice at check out when signing up. If you would like to renew your membership please visit: Renew Online, while schools actively participating in the Primary School Quality Mark Scheme (PSQM) can can activate their discounted ASE membership here

Read more about Science Department membership (from just £250 p/a)...

ASE Science Department membership can help support the entire science team in any secondary school or FE college. For example, trainee and early-career teachers will be able to develop their careers through access to our extensive range of live CPD events and recorded webinars, while heads of science might benefit from strategic-level materials such as our Good Practical Science guidance or Best Practice Guidance Documents. For just £250 per year, science departments are granted five individual logins (additional logins can be added for £30 per user), with registered users able to enjoy benefits such as:

  • Member discounts of up to 50% on all ASE CPD events (including online), such as our annual conference - traditionally the largest gathering of science education specialists in Europe 
  • Access to recorded video CPD materials through our member-only secondary CPD Video hub
  • Physical copies and digital archive access to our leading primary journal School Science Review (1x physical copy per school - UK only)
  • Physical copies and digital archive access to our leading primary journal Education in Science (1x physical copy per school - UK only)
  • A wealth of digital teaching/department resources such BEST STEPS or our Science Department Scenarios
  • Market-leading technician-facing resources such as  Topics in Safety, and the Prep Room Organiser
  • Up to 50% the vast majority of ASE publications in our bookshop
Read more about our hybrid institutional memberships (from just £350 p/a)...

For institutions that deal with both primary and secondary science education, such as cross-phase schools and ITE training centres, our hybrid membership is ideal. It brings together the advantages of both ASE Primary School membership and Science Department Membership, along with access to benefits of the consultant/teaching-training focused ASE futures group. For just £350 per year, institutions are granted five individual logins (additional logins can be added for £30 per user), with registered users able to enjoy benefits such as:

* For student access at ITE institutions, a separate, additional libraries access subscription must be purchased