Magical Materials: Nano and Materials Science in the Classroom 4th - 8th July 2016. Participating Primary School teachers will qualify for 3 EPV days
Best of luck to all our students sitting exams in June.
Comments on this year's SEC exams should be sent to:
Junior Science: Yvonne Higgins: email@example.com
LC Biology: Úna Moroney: firstname.lastname@example.org
LC Chemistry: Mary Mullaghy: email@example.com
LC Physics: Seán Finn: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Institute of Physics in Ireland is preparing an "Initial Response" to the State Examination Commission.
A full report will be sent to the SEC after the Marking Schemes have been published and the meetings in Blackrock Education Centre and at Frontiers of Physics in September. If you have any comments on these papers please send them to email@example.com
This ECO-UNESCO course has been approved by the Department of Education and Skills for Primary school teachers Extra Personnel Vacation (EPV) days and may also be suitable for secondary school teachers especially those involved with Green Schools and other similiar projects.
Congratulations to Berrings National School from County Cork who have been announced as the National Water Explorer Programme Winner 2016 in an innovative online water conservation initiative organised by the charity Global Action Plan.
Sponsored by the SSPC, the Faculty of Science and Engineering and Dept. of Chemical and Environmental Sciences, University of Limerick and Pharmachemical Ireland, the 10th Chemistry Demonstration Workshop will be held at the University of Limerick on the 27th June - 1st July.
'Register now for a FREE workshop on June 23rd 6 - 8 pm in DIT Kevin St. The topic is 'Building excitement about Science and Technology through collaboration between Higher Education students and young people'.
Coderdojo has won the prestigious European Citizen’s Prize, following a nomination by Seán Kelly MEP. The non-profit network of free coding clubs for youth, which was originated in Cork by James Whelton with Bill Liao, is the only Irish based organisation to win the award this year.
Accenture Ireland in partnership with Dublin City University, has launched a pilot internship scheme that aims to help trainee teachers pass on the knowledge of STEM subjects by giving them hands-on experience working in various STEM roles.