The Kildare Branch will hold a Junior Cert Science quiz in Scoil Chonglas, Baltinglass, Co. Wicklow on Wednesday 9th April.
Sonya Coffey, St. Angela's College, will host this lecture providing teachers with practical advice on how to improve the Scientific Literacy of the students in their classroom.
The Limerick/Clare branch of the ISTA will host a Junior Science Quiz on Wednesday the 7th of May 2014.
Date: 7th of May 2014
Time: 7.00pm - 9.00pm
Venue: Limerick Institute of Technology (LIT)
Each school can enter a maximum of 2 teams of three pupils.The cost is €20 per team. Application forms attached.
The Dublin Branch will take a tour of the Science Gallery's latest exhibition 'Fail Better' followed by the Branch AGM and refreshments on Wednesday March 26th. Meet at 5:50 in the Gallery Cafe tour starts at 6pm.
Cork Branch will host a talk by Prof John Cryan, UCC on Thursday 13th March.
Please note that the following meeting has been cancelled.
Sheila Porter, Founder and CEO of SciFest, will host this lecture providing teachers with practical advice on how to mentor students carrying out research projects for Science Fair competitions.
Dr Gerry Hyde will give a talk on Perspectives on Assessment - Coursework B and beyond, looking at ways of improving reporting of Coursework B.
Date: Thursday 13th February
Venue: Eureka Centre, UCC
In the Kerry Branch, Jacinta Burke (PDST) will deliver a presentation entitled 'Numeracy in Science'.
The Donegal Branch welcomes Dr Declan Kennedy on Thursday 6th February for a seminar on Coursework B. Open to Members Only!
In the Sligo Branch, John Daly will demonstrate a selection of exciting science practical activities that teachers may incorporate into their classes or use on school open days.