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Discover the World PGCE / NQT Iceland trip

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Just thought I would highlight this opportunity from Discover the World aimed at PGCE students and NQTs to explore Iceland in April next year.  I’ll be involved in helping to link the visit to the school curriculum and will deliver a workshop about removing barriers to fieldwork.  Details can be found here and the itinerary here.  I especially like the look of Day 3.  The visit is being run in partnership with the Geographical Association, and there is a discount if you are a member.

I’ve been involved with Discover the World for the past 12 months or so, helping to write the award winning Volcano Study Aid.  Look out for a new study pack about the Hardanger region of Norway coming soon.  Together with the Cold Environments study aid, the company are beginning to build up a very useful and free resource for teachers.  I’m always impressed by the team’s desire to focus on the learning and in supporting teachers add value to visits.

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