The annual Pfizer Senior Chemistry Quiz will take place on Wednesday 1st May at 7.30pm in the Pfizer Sports and Social Club, Ringaskiddy, Co. Cork.
The Galway branch of the Irish Science Teachers Association (ISTA) are running the annual inter school JUNIOR CERT SCIENCE QUIZ on Wednesday May 1st
The Tipperary Branch Junior Science Quiz which was held in Clonmel on Thursday 18th April, 2013. Congratulations to the winners.
Winners of the Eleanor Twomey Perpetual Shield: Nenagh C.B.S Team A
Second Prize: Nenagh C.B.S. Team B
Third Prize: Kilkenny C.B.S.
The Annual Business Meeting will take place in Gorey Community School, just prior to Prof Jocelyn Bell Burnell's talk. All members welcome.
Alom Shaha, science teacher, producer & director of tv programmes and author of 'The Young Atheist Handbook' will give a talk on "Science vs Religion in the Classroom".
The ISTA Annual Conference 2013 will take place on 12th - 14th April in Gorey, Co Wexford. Registration opens on Saturday at 9am in Gorey Community School.
Some of the high profile scientists that we hope to have in attendance so far are:
Prof Ian Robertson, internationally known psychologist, will give an opening talk entitled "The Winner Effect: The Neuroscience of Success and Failure", in the Ashdown Park Hotel.
Some presentations and links from the Annual Conference in Gorey are now available to our Members.
CASTeL at DCU will hold an interactive session for teachers of the Kildare Branch on Thursday 21st March in Kildare Education Centre.
A Branch AGM will also be held. Tea & Coffee on arrival.