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IASTA will hold a meeting of their executive on Monday June 22nd, at Luttrelstown Castle and Golf Club, Castleknock. One item on the agenda will be the review of the Leaving Certificate Agricultural Science examinations, both Higher & Ordinary Level. 


Student2Scientist TCD based are running a SFI-funded project aimed at developing a Short Course focused on Space Science and Coding. They are looking for secondary school science and maths teachers to attend one of their FREE two-day workshops.

Maths & Chemistry Teachers

A Maths and Chemistry teacher is required in Gymnasium (Secondary I and II) in Germany. The school year will start September 8th, however to integrate new staff there is an orientation week starting on August 26th. Full details attached. For more jobs check out our Facebook.

Science on Stage festival 2015

Science on Stage goes to London from 17th -20th June 2015. Primary and secondary school teachers from all over Europe and Canada will be participating.

Coolest Projects Awards

Best of luck to all participating in Coolest Projects Awards takes place in the RDS, Dublin on June 13th! 

Sir Prof Martyn Poliakoff

Prof Martyn Poliakoff of Perodic Table of Videos fame is knighted by Prince Charles at Buckingham Palace.

Pioneer of science journalism Mary Mulvihill dies

The award-winning science journalist, broadcaster and author Mary Mulvihill has died aged 55, following a short illness. 

A genetics graduate and Scholar of Trinity College Dublin, who later studied journalism at Dublin City University, she was one of the pioneers of science journalism in Ireland. She was also a passionate advocate of women in science.

Nobel prize winner - Thomas Südhof

On Tuesday 1st September at 12noon, the Nobel Laureate Thomas C Südhof will give a talk in The Helix in DCU. It is aimed at secondary school students and teachers and is FREE. An excellent speaker and with compelling thoughts on the areas of physiology and medicine. Advance Booking essential.

MEd in Science Education

Trinity College are running a new MEd in Science Education. There are a limited number of places. Full details attached.