School Corporate Membership
This is open to any primary, middle or secondary school or Sixth Form College in the UK or Ireland, involved in teaching microbiology.
An annual subscription of just £15 entitles your school to the following:
Microbiology Today (MT)
MT is the Society’s quarterly magazine packed with articles about the latest advances in the various fields of microbiology. It also has a regular Schoolzone section on topics of particular interest to schools.
Free single copies of SGM books and practical packs
Single copies of chargeable SGM publications: The Secret World of Microbes (£9.99), The Good, The Bad, & The Ugly – Microbes (£10) and Algae: A Practical Resource for Secondary Schools (£15) are free to SGM member schools.
Priority mailings of SGM educational resources and class sets of free resources upon requests
Members are sent copies of new resources as soon as they are published. Visit our resources page.
Discounts on SGM INSET courses
SGM runs occasional basic and advanced courses in practical microbiology for secondary school teachers and technicians ((www.microbiologyonline.org.uk/teachers/resources)). Schools members are entitled to discount on course fees for these events.
Advance notification of future activities
School members are informed in advance about any education or outreach activities which the SGM are involved with.
Every month the Society will send you an e-newsletter updating you with news and developments.
Microbiology in schools helpline
Members are welcome to contact the SGM’s Education and Outreach Officer about matters related to microbiology in schools.
Involvement with the future development and testing of SGM resources or areas of curriculum development that the Society is involved with.