Secondary News

  • RAF100 January launch

    15th December 2017

     The RAF 100 Schools project is an exciting and innovative set of resources for schools to explore history and STEM during the Royal Air Force centenary year. The resources have been created by the Historical Association and the Institute of Physics and will all be available free on a new...

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  • Save on HA Membership – join with other schools in your MAT

    13th December 2017

    At the HA, we know that budgets are tight and being able to afford access to the best CPD, guidance and support is increasingly difficult. We are here to help. If you are part of a Multi-Academy Trust or federation, you can save money on your HA membership: If 5 or more...

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  • Success at Interpretations CPD

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    London: Friday 23 February Manchester: Friday 2 March Course Leader: Alf Wilkinson Cost: HA Member £120, Non- Member £150, Concession £90 (excluding VAT and fees) At GCSE and A-level we tend to teach A01, A03 and A04 separately. It could be argued that the only way for our students to...

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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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  • Write your own Historical Fiction Competition 2018

    5th December 2017

    Our historical fiction competition has gone from strength to strength and each year we are so impressed by the number and standard of entries we receive around such a wide range of historical periods and settings. You can take a look at some of our past entries here: 2017 entries...

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  • Envision at UCL

    1st December 2017

    UCL is delighted to announce that APPLICATIONS ARE NOW OPEN for Envision @UCL, a one-day event targeted at black female students interested in going to university and about to make important decisions about their futures. The event will take place on Thursday 15th February, 9:30am – 4.30pm at the UCL...

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  • Education and Suffrage Conference

    29th November 2017

    Calling all Teachers who are planning resources or already teaching classes on suffrage.  Do you have some resources or teaching methods you would like to share?  Would you like to get ideas and network with university lecturers and students who are working on the topic?  Are you interested in the...

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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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  • Who wore the trousers?

    19th November 2017

    Women in Trousers: A Visual Archive brings together images of bloomers, knickerbockers, culottes and all manner of bifurcated or ‘divided’ garments to tell the story of trouser-wearing women through an online gallery of digital images spanning more than a century. The images in the archive offer a visual account of...

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