West Wales/Gorllewin Cymru
Teacher Network Coordinator in West Wales/Gorllewin Cymru
Cardigan SA43 1AF
PGCE Physics and Balanced Science Tutor in the department of Education and Lifelong Learning at the University of Aberystwyth.
Joined staff of Shooters Hill GS, South East London in 1972, later to become Eaglesfield School. Head of Physics and Electronics from 1974 to 1988. Head of Science/Penaeth Adran Gwyddoniaeth, Ysgol Y Preseli, Pembrokeshire/Sir Benfro from 1988 to 2009 when I retired from full time teaching, eventually finishing in 2011.
Links with other agencies
- A level examiner with OCR for more years than I care to admit; first for Nuffield and then for Advancing Physics
- Bit role in the revision of Nuffield A level in the early 80's and Advancing Physics more recently
- Have been involved in curriculum development at CSE, GCSE (and 16+ before it) in Physics and Electronics
- Ex GCSE coursework moderator for AQA (1994-2004)
- Few other publications over the years
- Teacher Fellow in Engineering
- Regional STEM supporter in west Wales
Astronomy, amateur radio (GW4OUU), Bee Keeping, enjoying the wonderful Welsh countryside and other bits of Britain and Europe.
- To help promote and expand good practice in the teaching of physics
- To encourage teachers and their students to enjoy physics.
Central workshops I can deliver
Shocked and stunned
Software for skint schools
|Happy to deliver||New ideas?|
Son of new ideas?
What happens next?
Lights, camera, images
Specialist workshops I offer
- Radio telescopes
- Teltron tubes