Neil Atkin Events

Understanding Physics in a Day – Intensive Course or Revision Session
Physics is probably the most badly taught and misunderstood subject of all.  It is usually delivered by non-specialists who lack the deep conceptual knowledge needed to create clarity in the minds of learners. Many students are taught simply how to solve problems mathematically if their numeracy skills are good enough. This leads to the appearance...
Physics of Football – Limited Free Sessions
21st March 2019
Football is all about the application of physics and hence is the perfect vehicle to improve understanding and so performance in both science and football. These free sessions are for disadvantaged and underrepresented and at-risk groups. It is ideal for those switched off science, but into football.  The sessions are very practical and hands (feet)...
Physics for Non-Specialists Workshop – Leysin American School Switzerland
A two-day Revolution Education (RevEd) workshop leading you through the fundamental concepts of physics and how to teach them in an engaging and effective way. This is suitable for middle and secondary school teachers as well as interested primary school teachers with a responsibility for science. There is strong evidence that subject-specific CPD is particularly advantageous...
Latin America Hub School Conferences 2018/19
RevEdCPD in partnership with Latin American Teachers are planning a 4 day Mexico conference in October 2018 and further conferences throughout Latin America later in the year.. The dates, venue and programmes are still to be finalised but are likely to be based on the following themes: Teacher Improvement: Research has shown that the single...
Physics Teaching Three Day Conference  (Specialists and non-specialists) Dubai English Speaking College May 13-15
13th May 2018
A rare opportunity for those teaching physics to get together and improve their practice.  Hosted by Dubai English Speaking College.  There will be a one day conference for specialist physics teachers. and two days for non-specialists to improve subject knowledge and engagement The One Day Physics Specialists Conference : May 13th The Programme is adaptable...
Rubbish Science (10 Spinach Seeds Challenge)  at Raspberry Pi Foundation Coolest Projects
28th April 2018
Rubbish Science Director Neil Atkin is delighted to run sessions at the Raspberry Pi Foundation Coolest Projects at the Olympic Stadium London. Coolest Projects is a world-leading annual showcase that empowers and inspires the next generation of digital creators, innovators, changemakers, and entrepreneurs. Come along to see the amazing projects that young people have designed and...