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  • Resources for the classroom
    Please see our IOPSpark website for over 2,000 physics teaching resources
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    Please see our IOPSpark website for extra-curricular resources and activities
  • Professional development for teachers
    Includes free CPD from the Physics Teacher Network and details of the Anthony Waterhouse Fellowship
  • Careers resources for students
    A series of resources to help you promote physics careers and qualifications to school or college students


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Related information

IOP Education brochures

Two new guides to the Institute’s education policy work and support for schools/colleges

Advancing Physics A wealth of information for those using the course, including dedicated teachers', technician's and student's web-bases containing schemes of work, coursework ideas and tests, a revision section, news and technical support

Physicists in Primary Schools (PIPS)

Resources for physicists who want to interest young children in physics

Engaging Physicists Each university and national laboratory on the database has nominated an outreach officer who has an understanding of the needs of both teachers and physicists.

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