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Science on Stage 2017

CASTeL in DCU are starting the selection process for the Irish team at Science on Stage 2017 which will be held in Debrecen, Hungary from 29th June - 2 July 2017. 

Dr Cashel Riordain RIP

It is with regret that we hear of the death of Dr Cashel Riordan RIP former President of ISTA (1990-92). Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam.

Safer Internet Day 2016

Safer Internet Day is an EU wide initiative to promote a safer internet for all users, especially young people. It is promoted in Ireland by the PDST Technology in Education and Webwise, and will be celebrated in Ireland on Tuesday 9th February 2016.

PDST Spring Workshop in Physics 2016

The Spring Workshop in Physics provided by PDST is entitled Identifying and Supporting Misconceptions in Physics and will take place in Blackrock Education Centre on February 4th at 7pm. To book your place on this workshops please go to the bookings section on the PDST website. You will need to register on the website before booking.

School Student Physics Award 2016

School Student Physics Award are for second-level schools in Ireland and Northern Ireland.

Teacher of Physics Award 2016

The Teacher of Physics award recognises outstanding service in the teaching of physics. The Institute of Physics regularly presents awards to teachers of physics (at second level) in Ireland and the United Kingdom. List of previous winners here!

IoP Spring Weekend 2016

IoP Ireland invites you to join our annual meeting in Belfast on 20th February to celebrate 100 years of Einstein’s General Relativity. This year’s meeting coincides with the second Northern Ireland Science Festival which has over 100 events over 11 days. Find out more at:

Science in School

Science in School - the European Journal for Science Teachers!

Physics Hooks Series

The Physics Hooks Series offers science educators a collection of videos that capture novel and engaging aspects of Physics. The hooks aim to grab the learner’s attention by capturing what is interesting and engaging about a range of science topics.