Saffron Travel run an exclusive Science Programme in Belgium and are offering a free research tour for teachers. Register here for more information and you will be contacted with full itinerary details. Bookings are based on a first come first served basis.
Sponsored by the SSPC, the Faculty of Science and Engineering and Dept. of Chemical and Environmental Sciences, University of Limerick and Pharmachemical Ireland, the 9th Chemistry Demonstration Workshop will be held at the University of Limerick on the 15th-19th June. Registration now open!
Interactive Methods and Practical Approaches to Communication and Thinking: PDST Numeracy conference will take place in The Killeshin Hotel in Portaoise on Saturday 25th April from 9.30am - 3.30pm. Keynote by Dr Terry Maguire, creator of 'Maths Eyes'. Register: http://www.pdst.ie/conferences
ESA is organising its 6th Teachers’ Summer Workshop at ESTEC, the Netherlands, from 8 to 10 July 2015. The workshop is open to both primary and secondary school teachers. Closing date: 26th April. ESERO is offering FOUR bursaries: two to each Primary & Secondary Teachers. Contact Stephanie O'Neill if accepted on course. Stephanie.O'Neill@sfi.ie
November 2nd 2015 is the 200th anniversary year of George Boole’s birthday. If you have ideas or suggestions about how you might like to celebrate the centenary in your school or region please email Ruairí Ó Céilleachair at email@example.com
Tech Week is Ireland's nationwide festival of technology aimed at students, parents and the public. It provides hands-on opportunities to learn about how computing and related technology are shaping every area of life ... education, health, environment, social interaction, leisure, citizenship ... the list never ends and the pace of change never stops.
Register your students for a 3 hour practical laboratory experience in the NUI Galway biomedical sciences laboratories! Participants will have the opportunity to practice molecular biology techniques, to learn about DNA structure and function, and to discover how variation in the DNA code underpins human disease.
Does your school have an annual prize day? Is there a prize for Physics? Would you like to reward and acknowledge the efforts of a special student in your class?
Congratulation to Donnacha Mac Gearailt, on obtaining the highest marks in last year's Leaving Cert Honours Chemistry paper! He is pictured receiving his medal from Pat Hobbs, President of The Institute of Chemistry of ireland, at the ISTA Annual Conference in Cork. His paper was selected by the SEC. He is now studying Pharmacy in UCC.