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We’re Exhibiting at The ASE Annual Conference 2024!

We’re Exhibiting at The ASE Annual Conference 2024!

We’re delighted to announce that we are exhibiting at the Association for Science Education (ASE) Annual Conference 2024 at the University of Northampton’s Waterside Campus from January 4th to 6th, 2024, come and see us on the VITTA Group stand C9 & C10!

The conference includes international sessions, an extensive exhibition with exclusive offers, and specialised focus days for Post-16, professional development leaders, and technicians. The Futures Group program on Thursday focuses on professional development leadership, while Friday is dedicated to Technicians day. Primary and 11-19 sessions are integrated throughout all three days.

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Our LaBLiFe ambassador sessions include:

Managing science departments and science teacher retention (Selected by ASE Futures Group) (Thursday, January 4, 11:15 – 12:05)

This session will report the findings of the ASE’s small scale research project into school senior leader perceptions of managing science departments. The project was funded by the Gatsby Charitable Foundation and is part of the ASE RISE program that supports science teacher retention.

  • When: Thursday, 4th January • 11:15 – 12:05 GMT
  • Where: LH321 (Learning Hub Level 3)
  • Theme: Practical Work
  • Key Stage / Audience Type: Futures Group, 7-11, 11-14, 14-16, ITEs, PD Leaders/SMTs, Advisors

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Andy

Technicians: Current Affairs (Friday January 5, 2024 09:45 – 10:35)

From simple circuits to mastering a multimeter, Paul Cook RSciTech will look at time saving Technician tasks and required practicals too. This session is tailored for non physics specialists!

  • When: Friday January 5, 2024 • 09:45 – 10:35 GMT
  • Where: LH345 (Learning Hub Level 3 lab-type space)
  • Theme: Practical Work
  • Key Stage / Audience Type: Technicians

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Paul

Technicians: Science Origami (Friday January 5, 2024 09:45 – 10:35)

This hands-on session with Stacey Wheeler RSciTech will test your paperwork skills and provide great alternative practical ideas to use, which will keep your students engaged and focussed.

  • When: Friday January 5, 2024 • 09:45 – 10:35 GMT
  • Where: LH344 (Learning Hub Level 3 lab-type space)
  • Theme: Practical Work
  • Key Stage / Audience Type: Technicians

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Stacey

Moss Safari Live (Friday, January 5, 12:15 – 13:05)

Dr. Andy Chandler-Grevatt, Senior Lecturer in Science Education, University of Brighton, will lead a Moss Safari workshop, making the microscopic world accessible with tips for exploration and free teaching resources.

  • When: Friday January 5, 2024 • 12:15 – 13:05 GMT
  • Where: LH113 (Learning Hub Level 1)
  • Theme: Practical Work
  • Key Stage / Audience Type: 5-7, 7-11, 11-14, 14-16, Post-16, Technicians, Trainees, ITEs, PD Leaders/SMTs

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Andy

Technicians: Escape Room (Friday, January 5, 14:15 – 15:05)

Delegates will be able to have a go at an escape-room based around either Chemistry, Physics or biology. Taking part in an extra curricular practical learning, they will participate in various activities to crack the code and escape the room. This session is a great idea to take back to school for afterschool clubs or end of year challenges. Brought to you by Stacey Wheeler RSciTech

  • When: Friday January 5, 2024 • 14:15 – 15:05 GMT
  • Where: LH344 (Learning Hub Level 3 lab-type space)
  • Theme: Practical Work
  • Key Stage / Audience Type: Technicians

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Stacey

The impact of data on the 11-16 journey (Saturday, January 6, 15:30 – 16:20)

From assessment model to data-informed insights, this session will demonstrate how a coherent assessment model revolutionises responsive teaching and learning. Assessment expert, Dr Andrew Chandler-Grevatt, will take you through the Developing, Secure, Extending model and how using data from Year 7 onwards informs a cohorts GCSE journey.

  • When: Saturday January 6, 2024 • 15:30 – 16:20 GMT
  • Where: LH124 (Learning Hub Level 1)
  • Theme: Other
  • Key Stage / Audience Type: 11-14, 14-16

Book your spot now »

Andy

FREE A3 LaBLiFe poster

Stop by and see us to pick up a FREE LaBLiFe poster – reserve yours here.

We look forward to seeing you there!