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THE POSTAL MUSEUM STEM LEARNING SHOWCASE TEACHERS CPD EVENT

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The Postal Museum

15-20 Phoenix Place

London

WC1X 0DA

United Kingdom

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DISCOVER HOW A VISIT TO THE POSTAL MUSEUM AND MAIL RAIL WILL ENGAGE YOUR SCHOOL WITH SCIENCE ACROSS THE CURRICULUM.

Delivered in partnership with British Science Association and British Tunnelling Society and supported by Sir John Cass's Foundation.

FROM THE WORLD'S FIRST ELECTRONIC COMPUTER TO A DRIVERLESS UNDERGROUND TRAIN.

GET INSPIRED BY 500 YEARS OF GROUND-BREAKING COMPUTING, SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINEERING AND MATHS INNOVATION THROUGH THE POST

CPD TRAINING INCLUDES:

SAMPLE SESSIONS Get hands-on with interactive workshops:

  • Engineers: GOOD IDEAS! (FDN/KS1) Meet Molly the mole and dig deep under London to build a strong tunnel to move the mail.

RIDE MAIL RAIL Journey back in time on a specially-made train through the original tunnels and station platforms. Teachers will be given a time to ride the train on arrival.

CREST SUPERSTAR CHALLENGES Find out how to use our free CREST SuperStar Challenges in your classroom teaching.

STEM SHOWCASE Step inside our pop-up Mail Rail tunnel and dress for the job. Meet British Tunnelling Society engineers and STEM Ambassadors and find out how they can share their expertise with your school.

DRINKS AND NIBBLES PROVIDED.

BEFORE YOU BOOK

This event is for Primary and Secondary teachers. Trainee teachers are also welcome. On arrival you will be asked to provide the name of your school or your training course.

FAQs

Arrival time

This is a carousel-style event. Teachers will given a group and Mail Rail ride time on arrival. Arrive between 17.30 - 18.00.

Mail Rail ride access restrictions

Accessible Mail Rail show is available for teachers who would prefer not to ride the train for access reasons.

Booking tickets for other teachers

Teachers can book for a colleague. Maximum of two tickets per booking.

Get in touch with us

Email schools@postalmuseum.org or call 020 8183 0064

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The Postal Museum

15-20 Phoenix Place

London

WC1X 0DA

United Kingdom

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