Many of my really ‘best’ experiments involve a lot of preparation and often specialised apparatus, but for my ‘top ten’ I have chosen experiments t
An introduction to the most common specific learning difficulties encountered in the secondary classroom, as well as strategies that can be used to
The Presidential Address delivered to the Association for Science Education Annual Conference, University of Liverpool, January 2012'Science f
A lighthearted overview of the 2018 ASE Annual Conference by our roving report, Roger McCune!
A report on the 2017 ASE Northern Ireland Conference.
A report on a study that explores this issue and its implications.
The abolition of controlled assessment from GCSE science has led to much discussion around the role of practical work and how it will be assessed.
This article discusses questioning in the classroom, focusing on writing questions for assessment, including hinge-point and diagnostic questioning
The role of questioning in the science classroom, built on the author's experience of trying to develop the skill.
Experimentation gives science its identity, and the appeal of practical science is the reason that many scientists, technicians and engineers chose
Sir John Holman
Estimating the rate of tropical deforestation in the Amazon using freely available Google Earth images and quadrat techniques
It is widespread practice to'meet and greet' students at the door and have a self-explanatory'in and on' activity displayed on