Training and events

Join our geography team at free events taking place across the country and online.

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Our GCSE A and B Geography workshop, delivered by Andrea Wood, will review the GCSE fieldwork requirements, explore the fieldwork assessment and the ‘unfamiliar fieldwork’ questions, reflect on sample answers to the 8-mark ‘familiar’ and ‘unfamiliar fieldwork’ questions with examiner feedback and commentaries and be able to ask questions and share good practice.

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Our GCSE Geography workshop, delivered by Andrea Wood, focused on preparing students for the first assessment of the new specifications, with guidance on how to approach the 8 mark and 12 mark questions and understand the new mark schemes.

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Our GCSE Geography B Mocks Marking Training will help you understand the new mark schemes and review examiner marked student exemplars with examiner commentaries.

Our GCSE Geography workshop focused on:

  • how to manage the content requirements in the time available,
  • understanding the assessment requirements including the 8 mark extended response questions.

You can download the workshop presentation, delegate booklet and examiner marked student responses below.

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During 2017, our GCSE Geography A and B network events focused on:

  • reviewing your initial teaching of the course and looking forward
  • understanding the assessment requirements including the extended response questions
  • delivering excellent fieldwork and preparing students for the new fieldwork assessment.

You can now download the network event pack, including examiner marked student responses to the sample assessment materials, below.

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Our free GCSE Geography B Getting Ready to Teach events offered guidance on:

  • strategies for planning the new courses
  • teaching approaches for the specification content including new topics
  • devising high-quality fieldwork and integrating GIS into teaching
  • what’s changing in the GCSE assessment requirements
  • approaching the new fieldwork and synoptic questions
  • helping your students prepare for the new GCSE exams

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If you don't have an Edexcel Online account, you can book by emailing us at trainingbookings@pearson.com.

In association with the RGS (with IBG) this full-day event on 7 October 2016 is designed to support GCSE, AS and A level teachers of the new Geography (2016) specifications.

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If you missed our workshop on the new Edexcel GCSE Geography specifications at the Geographical Association Conference, you can download the slides below.

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