An update for the Publications Committee.
A short article based on an extract from Topics in Safety, Topic 17 (Electricity), which is freely available to Association for Science Education (
ASE Health and Safety Group
So, you have finally landed that new job at a school that offers more opportunities than your current post.
We examine the confidence beginning teachers have in their practical skills and what impact this has on a broad and creative approach to practical
Since announcing in the Education White Paper (DfE, 2010) that initial teacher training would be reformed so that more training was'on the job
Exploring the benefits of using career contexts in teaching science content.
Several studies have documented students' lack of interest, motivation and uptake in learning science.
Major training programmes now exist for both prospective and serving teachers to enhance their knowledge of physics.
A conference on this issue run by the Royal Society and supported by the Gatsby Charitable Foundation, held on 12th October 2016, was set up specia
Initial teacher education is vital in order to produce a skilled and confident teaching workforce.
David M Anderson
Far from being an isolated and static environment, a museum in a university should offer opportunities for everyone to learn about science within a