Come Rain or Shine: Teacher CPD Wins Award

We are delighted that our online weather and climate teacher CPD course “Come Rain or Shine” has received the EMS Outreach & Communication Award 2018. FutureLearn is a leading Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) platform delivering online learning to participants around the world, free of charge. Running a course on this platform has been a…

Free Online CPD starts 18th June

“Come Rain or Shine”, our online course, will run again from 18th June. The course is suitable for secondary geography teachers wishing to improve their understanding of UK weather, A level students beginning or revising a weather topic or anyone else with an interest in understanding the processes underlying our weather in the UK. The…

Scottish and Welsh teacher wanted

Teacher wanted!   Scotland: We are looking for an experienced Scottish secondary geography teacher with an excellent track record of teaching across a wide range of abilities and ages, to deliver some lessons, workshops and fieldwork in schools across Scotland and, in association, to create new content for MetLink (or edit existing content) to improve…

Climate Change Negotiations Wins Silver Award

We are delighted that our Climate Negotiations Resource has been awarded a Silver award at this year’s Geographical Association conference. The citation from the judges read: “Simulating a world climate change conference is a free, online and multimedia resource, relevant for both GCSE and A level specifications. It provides a wealth of high-quality, sophisticated and…

Want to be a meteorologist? – New Date

Careers Information Day Are you aged 14-20 and are careers related to weather and climate something you are considering? If so, come along to this day and hear from some people already working or studying in the field, and some of the Universities offering undergraduate and postgraduate courses in weather and climate. Find out more…

Carbon, Water, Climate and Weather

We have put together a new PowerPoint presentation for A level geography looking at recent changes to the carbon and water cycles, how the two cycles link together and the key ways the two cycles are affected by, and have an impact on, climate and weather. The resource can be found on our A level…

Online CPD: dates for 2018

“Come Rain or Shine”, our online course, will be running three times in 2018: from 15th January, 18th June and 1st October. The course is suitable for secondary geography teachers wishing to improve their understanding of UK weather, A level students beginning a weather topic or anyone else with an interest in understanding the processes…

Snow and Freezing Rain

Last week, large parts of the south west were affected by freezing rain. Geoff Jenkin’s youtube video explains how you can create supercooled water at home. As large swathes of the country are affected by snow, the question of how long it will last and whether we’ll get a white Christmas becomes important – and…