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Summer bees vulnerable to nanoparticles in fuel additives

24 November 2017

Cerium oxide nanoparticles cause biochemical changes in honeybees

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How to make effective interventions

23 November 2017

Try a pinchpoint approach to diagnose and address the reasons for learners’ mistakes in school science

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How to argue with your students

23 November 2017

Argumentation helps students develop key skills

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Using research to save time

21 November 2017

Think you’re too busy to engage in education research? Here are some ways to approach research-informed practice so it actually saves you time

Pencil and pencil rubber on wooden desk

How to make effective interventions

Try a pinchpoint approach to diagnose and address the reasons for learners’ mistakes in school science

Man standing in front of class

How to argue with your students

Argumentation helps students develop key skills

Cartoon woman with many hands and office objects in hands

Using research to save time

Think you’re too busy to engage in education research? Here are some ways to approach research-informed practice so it actually saves you time

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Four steps to explaining scientific concepts

How do you explain new, abstract and complex ideas effectively in the classroom?

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How to support dyslexic students

Chemistry is really challenging– use these tips to make your lessons inclusive, engaging and memorable

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Teaching workloads and pay don’t add up

7 November 2017By Ross Colman

A bursary and training support eased my transition into teaching, but the work-life balance after two years made me look elsewhere

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Caesium as it appears on the periodic table

Caesium chloride

A versatile compound used in cancer treatment, solar cells and even making beer

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Toxic cloud remains a mystery

We might never know what happened at Birling Gap in August. Ida Emilie Steinmark investigates

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Sodium poly(acrylate)

Need some fake snow for your Christmas party? Simply look inside an astronaut’s suit

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A real fake tan: melanin minus mutation

Rowan Frame explains how a new drug might make sunburn a thing of the past