UCC will act as host for the ISTA Annual Conference 2015 on 27th-29th March.
A lecture on how to improve Scientific Literacy in the classroom will be held in Sligo Education centre on Thursday, 18th September from 7-9pm.
A discussion of the 2014 Junior Cert. Science exam will be held on Wednesday, 1st October, from 7-9pm in Sligo Education Centre.
Maths Week Ireland 2014 will take place from 11th – 19th October. It continues to be the largest festival of its kind in the world. In 2013 over 200,000 participated throughout the island of Ireland.
Yvonne Higgins, ISTA Rep on the NCCA Junior Cycle Science development group, will give a presentation on the new Junior Cycle Science subject specification, on Tuesday, 4th November from 7-9pm.
SciFest National Finals 2014 are on Friday 7th November in Marino Conference Centre, Griffith Avenue, Drumcondra, Dublin 9.
The aim of Science Week (November 9th - 16th) is to promote the relevance of science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) in our everyday lives and to demonstrate their importance to the future development of Irish society and to the economy.