Initial science teacher education

The pages below provide practical help to support beginning science teachers in their initial training years whether they are Teach First, School Direct, or University-based trainees. General resources to support science-specific pedagogy are available here.

  1. Why students should learn science
  2. CPD for science teachers – getting the right feedback
  3. The science curriculum – designing what matters 
  4. Next steps for beginning science teachers
  5. Essential reads for science teachers
  6. A timeline of science education in England
  7. Useful websites for science teachers