European Commissioner for Research, Innovation and Science, Máire Geoghegan-Quinn launched the campaign with the video message explaining the importance of climate change research in Horizon 2020 and inviting everyone to light a beacon.
The NCCA are inviting Science teachers to take part in a project to investigate and research assessment using collaborative models. Assessment and Teaching of 21st-Century Skills (ATC21S).
A hard copy of the Hyland Report (The design of Leaving Certificate science syllabi in Ireland: an international comparison) at your local Branch meetings.
A report from a meeting held with NCCA on Friday 25th April will be available to members in the next issue of SCIENCE due out in May.
The Institute of Physics and The Irish Science on Stage team will have Science on the Streets of Dublin - fun for all the family
Temple Bar: Fri July 25th 12-4pm
The National Botanic Gardens: Sun July 28h 12-4pm
Come along to the Physics Lawn in Trinity College on Saturday 26th 10am-6pm and learn how to make simple toys based on scientific principles. IoPI will also be making and launching rockets. This is a FREE event and part of the Festival of Curiosity.