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Teaching Units 1 & 2 Physics

This learning event is right for you if you are new to teaching VCE Physics Units 1 & 2, or you’ve had a career break and want a refresh

Place:

ISV seminar Room

Address:

Independent Schools Victoria, 40 Rosslyn Street, West Melbourne VIC 3003 

Date:

Wednesday 22 January 2020 – 9.30 am to 3.30 pm

Price:

$295.00 – Member Schools Price (excl. GST)

$350.00 – Standard Price (excl. GST)

Program Description:

During this one-day workshop, we’ll discuss:

  • exploring Units 1 & 2 in the VCE Physics Study Design
  • key links to VCE Physics Units 3 & 4
  • SACs
  • other resources, including the web
  • unwrapping student misconceptions
  • tips and tricks for engaging your students.

‘Theo Hughes is a must see… his talks are always closely aligned to the study design and provide challenges to Physics teachers to improve their practice.
– Feedback from a 2019 Physics Teacher’s Conference workshop

Key Takeaways

  • a framework in which to teach VCE Physics Units 1 & 2
  • ideas on how to reflect on, and continually improve, your teaching in physics
  • confidence to begin the year well prepared, and with a fresh mindset.

Presenter Information – Theo Hughes

Theo Hughes has a Master of Physics from Cambridge in the United Kingdom, a Graduate Diploma in Education from the University of Melbourne, ex-VCE and IB Teacher, ex-Education Manager at Monash University, Founder and CEO of the education company Level 98. He’s a passionate educator with extensive experience in educational practice (from active learning to change management), combined with content expertise in mathematics and science – particularly physics. Theo also bring experience and expertise gained from other industries, including publishing and IT, which often allows him to apply a different and effective perspective.