Outstanding teaching and learning in primary geography

Who this course is for

For primary geography subject leaders

Course date and location

York - Tuesday 9 May 2017 (cancelled)

Course overview

This course will help you to provide stimulating geography teaching and learning that will inspire and enthuse both pupils and other members of staff. We will consider what constitutes high-quality geographical knowledge and skills, and how to plan for and evidence it. Taking a wider view, we will investigate how aspects of SMSC and British values can be taught in the context of geography.

Aims and outcomes

  • Explore outstanding teaching and learning in geography.
  • Assess pupils’ learning and plan for improvement.
  • Evaluate and plan for whole-school development in the subject.
  • Help staff to better support wider issues such as SMSC, British values and the global dimension.


09.00-09.30: Coffee and registration

09.30-11.00: Session 1

11.00-11.15: Refreshment break

11.15-12.45: Session 2

12.45-13.30: Lunch

13.30-15.30: Session 3

15.30: Close


Nell Lee, Consultant to the GA

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

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