Leading primary geography

Who this course is for

Primary teachers and geography subject leaders

Course date and location

London - Tuesday 4 July 2017

Book a place on this course

Course overview

This course will help you successfully lead primary geography and raise the standard of geography teaching and learning in your school. Join us to develop your understanding of geography's core knowledge and skills and consider the successful application of the subject in relevant and exciting contexts. You will also find out about geography's contribution to other subject areas and whole-school dimensions such as global learning, sustainability, values and Learning Outside the Classroom.

Prices

Registration fees include all course materials, refreshments and lunch.

London


GA Personal/Group/Concessionary Member: £200
Non-member: £249*

*Includes course fee and one year's GA membership for your school to Primary Geography.

Aims and outcomes

By the end of the day we hope participants:

  • Understand geography's core knowledge and skills within the context of the national curriculum
  • Have considered factors that may influence how you plan your geography curriculum
  • Understand a framework for assessment in geography
  • Have access to tools that help you to evaluate geography subject leadership
  • Take away a range of practical ideas for teaching high-quality geography (including some cross-curricular opportunities).

Course programme

09.00-09.30: Coffee and registration

09.30-11.00: Session 1 – Introductions, practical session and what could your geography curriculum look like?

11.00-11.15: Refreshment break

11.15-13.00: Session 2 – Making the most of fieldwork

13.00-13.45: Lunch

13.45-15.30: Session 3 – Practical session: Leading and reviewing your subject followed by a plenary

15.30: Close

Course presenters

London: Nell Lee, Consultant to the GA

Marketing opportunities

If your organisation would like to include an insert in the delegate packs for this event, please contact Harriet Brookes.

Have a question about this course?

Contact the GA's Events Assistant Harriet Brookes (0114 296 0088) who will be happy to help.


Booking form

* = compulsory

Tick here to receive information about GA membership:

Tick here to receive email updates from the GA:

Please select the appropriate fee if you wish to request an invoice. If you would prefer to pay by card, please ignore this section and move on to the credit/debit card payment section. (All prices GBP)

CREDIT/DEBIT CARD PAYMENT

If you would prefer to be invoiced, please return to the invoice payment section

Please select the appropriate fee if you wish to pay by credit or debit card:

Option Price
London (4 July 2017) - GA member
London (4 July 2017) - Non-member

Where did you hear about this course?

*

I have read and agreed to the terms and conditions.

*

Comment on this page

Comments made by GA members appear instantly and don't require security words to be entered - make sure you're logged in! Guest comments will be sent to a moderator for approval.

Join the GA

For professional journals, huge discounts on publications and CPD and online access to member only resources.

Join now

Journals

  • Primary Geography
  • Teaching Geography
  • Geography

Free access to subscribers

  • Rayburn Tours
  • Join CCEA's geography team
  • Cambridge International Examinations
  • Free training
  • Better World Detectives
Receive our email newsletters

Sign up to our email newsletter for all the latest news and updates throughout the year.