CLEAPSS DT - Supporting practical work in science, technology and art


Searching entire Technology Site for Recommendation
1 234
Showing results 1 to 4 of 21..

PS093 - D&T machines in schools: over-zealous safety reports
Administration
From time to time CLEAPSS receives enquiries from schools about recommendations, to meet health and safety standards, made following commercial health and safety inspections of design and technology facilities and equipment.
more..
cluttered store
Matched: Recommendation
View Resource
PS068 - D&T class sizes, room sizes and possible effects on safety
Administration
In this document, readers will find a summary of various national guidelines or guidance, and CLEAPSS' advice.

We have extensively reviewed all relevant Regulations and accompanying advice on the teaching of Design and Technology. Scotland, and Northern Ireland (see section 8) do have regulations restricting class sizes for practical subjects to a maximum of 20, but this does not have any bearing on England and Wales.
more..
image of floor space graph
Matched: Recommendation
View Resource
Futureminds 02 (summer 2016)
ProjectsFutureMinds
In this issue we take an in depth look at the new draft GCSE specifications for Technology. We look at what is on offer from the Textiles Skills Academy and the Food Teachers Centre.

We review a painless introduction to microcontrollers as well as the usual health and safety updates.
more..
FutureMinds - Issue 02 Cover
Matched: Recommendation
View Resource
G235 - Management of Risk Assessment in D&T
Administration

This guide is intended to support schools in developing an environment that enables the teaching of D&T to be challenging and innovative whilst remaining safe for staff, students and others.

This guide gives an overview of risk assessment and how it can be sensibly managed in a busy D&T department. 

more..
Grinding booth extraction
Matched: Recommendation
View Resource