Secondary news

  • Imagining History: creative fieldwork for young historical writers

    6th June 2019

    The Imagining History Programme of The Young Walter Scott Prize offers immersive and site-specific workshops for young historians exploring the human aspects of history, and young writers exploring history as a source for inspiration. Open to students of secondary school age in groups of 15 (give or take). The 2019 programme will...

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  • Doing History at University 2019

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    Book now via Eventbrite Following previous successful events at Oxford, Durham, Cambridge, UCL and Exeter, we are pleased to announce the sixth annual Doing History at University event. This year, we will be working in partnership with King's College London. The Department of History at KCL is internationally renowned and their teaching and...

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  • Save the date: Midlands History Forum

    5th June 2019

    The next Midlands History Forum entitled ‘History: see it, live it, learn it’ will take place on Saturday 19 October 2019 at the Black Country Living Museum, Tipton Road, Dudley DY1 4SQ. The advert and details will be available by early July.

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  • Professional Tour for British Teachers of History

    5th June 2019

    The German Embassy London invites applications from British teachers of history for the 'History Teacher Tour' - a week-long professional trip to Berlin funded by the German Foreign Office. This year's History Teacher Tour will take place from 20-26 October 2019. The tour aims at giving participants a wide-ranging impression...

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  • HA Conference Round-up 2019

    3rd June 2019

    We knew the line-up of speakers was good, we knew that the historic city of Chester was a great choice, we knew the hotel would be welcoming, we knew we were going to cover around 2,000 years’ worth of history from the Romans to the current day in two days...

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  • Connecting Classrooms through Global Learning

    Multipage Article

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  • Schools History Project Conference 2019

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    Do you want to provide an ambitious and coherent Key Stage 3 Curriculum for your pupils? Are you determined to ensure that all your GCSE history students enjoy history and do well in their exams?     Do you want to experience inspiring subject-specific CPD? Then don’t miss the 31st SHP...

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  • Why subject must be at the heart of teachers' early career framework

    20th May 2019

    Dear Sir, We were collectively pleased to note the emphasis that has been given to good subject knowledge within the Government's Recruitment and Retention strategy and in the accompanying Early Career Framework. We wholeheartedly agree that developing teachers’ subject knowledge early in their career is essential for developing their expertise as quickly...

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  • Young Quills 2019 shortlist

    10th May 2019

    Books, books, books – we’ve been surrounded by books in the HA office and what is more, we’ve been relying on other people to tell us about them. Yes, it’s been Young Quills reviewing time. From the start of this year pupils and students around the country have been delving...

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  • Ofsted consultation – the HA response

    30th April 2019

    It is important that Ofsted responds to teachers' and schools' concerns and thoughts and updates its procedures. That is a key reason why we have been happy to draw together the thoughts of the history teaching community to the recent Ofsted public consultation. Much of what they are proposing to...

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