Education

  • HEIRNET 15th International Research Network Conference

    19th January 2018

    31 Aug – 2 Sept 2018 The Ionian University, Corfu, Greece www.heirnet-heirj.com The History Educators International Research Network (HEIRNET) brings together colleagues from around the world interested in History's civilising, cultural, educational, moral, social, political and citizenship roles.  Greece and its neighbouring states are experiencing a resurgent Mediterranean, Middle Eastern and North...

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  • RAF100 Schools Project

    17th January 2018

    The Historical Association and the Institute of Physics have teamed up to deliver an exciting project for school and youth groups as part of the Royal Air Force centenary celebrations. The RAF100 Schools Project uniquely uses the professional understanding of historians and physicists working in education to create an active...

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  • London History Forum: History for All

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    Wednesday 28 March 2018 | Tower of London With a crowded curriculum, in primary schools sometimes history finds itself competing for both budget and curriculum space. Meanwhile in secondary schools, new GCSE and A-level specifications, performance measures and EBacc all provide challenges to meet. This London History Forum will focus...

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  • History is popular in Primary schools

    8th December 2017

    History is popular in Primary schools – but it is under-resourced and many teachers do not feel that they are provided with the CPD that they would like to really get to grips with the subject. The majority of primary school teachers do not have a history degree or any...

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  • History in schools 2017

    7th December 2017

    GCSE history changes affecting KS3 students Recent findings from the Historical Association’s Annual Survey into History Teaching in English Secondary Schools, suggests that – despite the best intentions – changes to GCSE history are seriously affecting the amount of time given to history lessons at Key Stage 3.  The proportion...

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  • Northern History Forum - report

    29th November 2017

    The Historical Association’s Northern History Forum is always a fantastic opportunity to share ideas, discover new opportunities and keep in touch with the flourishing history teaching community in the North of England. This autumn’s NHF on Wednesday 22 November was no exception, with over 120 teachers, historians and heritage professionals...

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  • Becoming an Effective Primary History Subject Leader

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      Monday 5 February 2018 - London (Voluntary Action Islington) Tuesday 5 March 2018 - Leeds (Leeds Trinity University) Monday 11 June 2018 - Carlisle (University of Cumbria) Time: 10.00am - 4.30pm Course Leader: Chris Trevor Price: HA members £150 plus VAT, non-members £200 plus VAT Did you know it's...

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  • The Young Historian Awards 2018

    25th September 2017

    If you think you or someone you know (who is 16 years of age or under) could be the next Lucy Worsley or Simon Schama then this competition is for you/them. The Historical Association in collaboration with the Spirit of Normandy Trust has organised an annual award scheme for young...

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  • Scheme of Work: Waterloo and the Age of Revolutions

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  • Practical Approaches to teaching Primary History

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    Monday 9 October 2017 - London Thursday 25 January 2018 - Manchester Friday 29 June 2018 - Birmingham Time: 10.00am - 4.30pm Course Leader: Chris Trevor Price: HA members £150 plus VAT, non-members £200 plus VAT. Special discounted rates are available for those who previously attended our Becoming an Effective...

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