In addition to Natural History Museum programmes on site, we have new ways to raise the profile of science careers. Darwin Centre Nature Live events showcase current biodiversity research. Using social media, pupils upload questions for scientists before interactive online events. Evaluation showed teachers wanted opportunities for pupils to practice scientific skills, our development focus. Teacher consultation is key. Pupils will join us via videoconference.

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Developing innovative partnerships with schools - UK, British Council

Stephen Roberts   Natural History Museum, London, UK

In addition to Natural History Museum programmes on site, we have new ways to raise the profile of science careers. Darwin Centre Nature Live events showcase current biodiversity research. Using social media, pupils upload questions for scientists before interactive online events. Evaluation showed teachers wanted opportunities for pupils to practice scientific skills, our development focus. Teacher consultation is key. Pupils will join us via videoconference.

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