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Thursday, July 4 • 10:15am - 11:15am
Presidential Keynote - A professional challenge for science educators

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The Wellcome Trust is campaigning for every teacher to have a set amount of high-quality, mainly subject-specific professional development each year. In this talk we will describe the research behind this challenge, which includes a pilot in 40 Sheffield and Rotherham schools, and we will talk about the aspiration to help science educators in the UK become world-class professionals.


Professor Sir John Holman

President, The Association for Science Education
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Nan Davies

Education and Learning Lead, Wellcome Trust
I lead the Education and Learning team at Wellcome. For the last 30 years Wellcome has been committed to ensuring that high-quality science education is available to all young people and has supported and worked within the formal and informal science education sectors. My specific... Read More →

Thursday July 4, 2019 10:15am - 11:15am BST
Hallam Hall https://www.google.co.uk/maps/place/Sheffield+Hallam+University/@53.378081,-1.4708524,16z/data=!4m5!3m4!1s0x487982831b2243e9:0x37add1086f57be4f!8m2!3d53.3780778!4d-1.466475