Apr
22
Mon
YSLP Tutor Assessor Training (levels 2-6) @ Online - Teams
Apr 22 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
YSLP Tutor Assessor Training (levels 2-6) @ Online - Teams

Training for Tutor Assessors for both the non-formal (Curriculum for Excellence Second, Third and Fourth Levels) and formal (SCQF Levels 4, 5 and 6) Young STEM Leader Programme. This training is suitable if you are interested in delivering both versions of the programme. The YSLP can be delivered in schools, community groups, youth groups or other relevant settings.  To participate in this session you may be a teacher, youth/community educator, STEM ambassador or in any other role working with young people from upper primary to senior secondary age, extended to college and apprenticeships. The training takes 2 hours and involves a mixture of trainer-led delivery as well as individual and group tasks. There are a number of pre-session tasks that we ask you to complete (45 minutes) and around 15 minutes of post-session admin tasks.

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Apr
23
Tue
Safety in Microbiology for Schools April 2024
Apr 23 – Apr 25 all-day
Safety in Microbiology for Schools April 2024

This unit is designed to provide learners with detailed knowledge and skills for performing practical microbiological procedures. This unit is suitable for learners who are performing microbiological procedures in an educational context. On completion of the unit the learner should be able to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding related to microbiological techniques
  • Safely perform microbiological techniques

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Apr
24
Wed
Saving the world with data: Data literacy across the BGE curriculum @ SSERC HQ
Apr 24 all-day
Saving the world with data: Data literacy across the BGE curriculum @ SSERC HQ

Data literacy is the ability to ask questions, collect, analyse, interpret, and communicate data. As technology makes it easier to collect vast amounts of data, the skills to use data to solve problems fairly and sustainably will become even more important for all citizens.

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Apr
26
Fri
Introducing Indi
Apr 26 all-day
Introducing Indi

This course will provide an introduction to Sphero indi and how this fantastic and engaging resource can be used in the Primary setting (targeted at Early/First level) to enhance engagement in Computing Science principles and concepts.   

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Apr
29
Mon
YSLP Tutor Assessor Training (Non-formal 2-4 levels)
Apr 29 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
YSLP Tutor Assessor Training (Non-formal 2-4 levels)

Training for Tutor Assessors for the non-formal (Curriculum for Excellence Second, Third and Fourth Levels) version of the Young STEM Leader Programme.  The YSLP can be delivered in schools, community groups, youth groups or other relevant settings. To participate in this session you may be a teacher, youth/ community educator, STEM ambassador or in any other role working with young people from upper primary to lower secondary age.  The training takes 2 hours and involves a mixture of trainer-led delivery as well as individual and group tasks. There are a number of pre-session tasks that we ask you to complete (45 minutes) and around 15 minutes of post-session admin tasks.

 

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Apr
30
Tue
Space Uk ENTHUSE Partnership SSERC Meet
Apr 30 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Space Uk ENTHUSE Partnership SSERC Meet

SSERC is excited to launch its latest Enthuse Partnership offering 20 primary schools across Scotland an opportunity to engage with a programme of practical based Space related activities at no cost to you or your setting.

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May
1
Wed
YSLP STEM Leader 7 Information Session
May 1 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
YSLP STEM Leader 7 Information Session

The SCQF Level 7 Award in STEM Leadership is a qualification that enables candidates (STEM Leaders) to improve their leadership skills and qualities, undertake an independent research project and present, share and report on the results of the project.

 

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May
7
Tue
Data Analysis in Senior Phase Biology @ SSERC HQ
May 7 all-day
Data Analysis in Senior Phase Biology @ SSERC HQ

SSERC are offering a 1-day course held in Dunfermline at SSERC HQ to explore data analysis approaches in senior phase biology. This will include approaches in data science, data presentation and analysis approaches, and the use of R as a statistical and graphic tool. 

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May
8
Wed
Welding Skills
May 8 – May 9 all-day
Welding Skills

This two day course will involve learning how to safely set up and use Mig, Arc and spot welding equipment and their associated tools. It will also develop knowledge of various welding techniques, Personal protective equipment requirements and specific educational Health & Safety regulations.

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YSLP STEM Leader 7 Information Session
May 8 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
YSLP STEM Leader 7 Information Session

The SCQF Level 7 Award in STEM Leadership is a qualification that enables candidates (STEM Leaders) to improve their leadership skills and qualities, undertake an independent research project and present, share and report on the results of the project.

 

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May
9
Thu
Marty V2 5th February 2024
May 9 all-day
Marty V2 5th February 2024

This course will provide an introduction to Marty V2, and how this fantastic resource can be used to enhance engagement in Computing Science principles and concepts across the primary setting.

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YSLP Tutor Assessor Training (levels 2-6) @ Online - Teams
May 9 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
YSLP Tutor Assessor Training (levels 2-6) @ Online - Teams

Training for Tutor Assessors for both the non-formal (Curriculum for Excellence Second, Third and Fourth Levels) and formal (SCQF Levels 4, 5 and 6) Young STEM Leader Programme. This training is suitable if you are interested in delivering both versions of the programme. The YSLP can be delivered in schools, community groups, youth groups or other relevant settings.  To participate in this session you may be a teacher, youth/community educator, STEM ambassador or in any other role working with young people from upper primary to senior secondary age, extended to college and apprenticeships. The training takes 2 hours and involves a mixture of trainer-led delivery as well as individual and group tasks. There are a number of pre-session tasks that we ask you to complete (45 minutes) and around 15 minutes of post-session admin tasks.

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May
10
Fri
Investigating the Human Body course – May 2024
May 10 all-day
Investigating the Human Body course - May 2024

This 3-part course offers a full day of face-to-face professional learning at SSERC in Dunfermline, 2 hours of self-study, and an online afternoon session delivered on Teams. 

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May
13
Mon
Introducing Indi
May 13 all-day
Introducing Indi

This course will provide an introduction to Sphero indi and how this fantastic and engaging resource can be used in the Primary setting (targeted at Early/First level) to enhance engagement in Computing Science principles and concepts.   

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All Wound Up and Cranky SSERC Meet
May 13 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
All Wound Up and Cranky SSERC Meet

You and your colleagues will be able to participate in an exciting and engaging collection of activities, as we explore moving models using simple winding mechanisms and recycled materials.

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