Newstead Wood School

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Primary Science Conference

On 18th March 2016, over 40 delegates joined us at Newstead Wood School for our first Primary Science Conference. Described by one delegate a "The best CPD I have ever attended!" delegates spent the day learning about Assessment without Levels, Developing Chemistry and Physics and Working Scientifically. 

By popular demand, we are delighted to be hosting our second Primary Science Conference on 17th June. Themes will include Outdoor Learning, Literacy and Developing the Subject Leader. Please book online or email us for details.

ENTHUSE Partnership Award

Applications for this award are now open. Grants of £12,000 are available for groups of four to eight schools wishing to work together to address local issues in STEM subjects.

Expressions of interest must be submitted by 9th May 2016. Click here for further details. 

Teacher and Support Staff Recognition Scheme

Designed to recognise the impact of your professional development on yourself, your colleagues and your pupils, the Teacher and Support Staff Recognition Scheme is your opportunity to achieve professional recognition.

The Teacher and Support Staff Recognition Scheme is totally free to participate in and will help you demonstrate the impact of your professional learning on you and your pupils through your participation in STEM Learning and other professional development. Click here for further details.

Bespoke CPD for your school

  • Do you have a specific CPD need for your school?
  • Would you like some science based coaching?
  • Do you have time now that exam classes have left or SAT's are over?  
  • Do you have Pupil Premium money to spend on developing Science provision?
  • Are you planning next year's CPD programme?

From as little as £120 per hour, we can provide customised support for your team. Based on your own needs, one of our facilitators will work with you do develop bespoke support and training. Bursaries may be available for support. Contact us at to discuss your needs. 

Lewisham Primary Science Network Launch

This is on 25th April 2016 with the second meeting on 20th May 2016. We look forward to seeing you there. 

Primary Science Networks

We are developing Primary Science Networks in each of our boroughs - Bromley, Lewisham, Croydon, Bexley, Greenwich, Southwark. If you would like to host a Primary Science Network, or would like to get involved in another way, get in touch.