Designed by Bridge21 in collaboration with RISK LAB curator Aoibhinn Ní Shúilleabháin and researcher Jessica Stanley, this one day workshop will give teachers hands on experience in a number of Bridge21 style Maths learning activities. Places will be assigned on a first come first served basis.
National Biodiversity Week will take place this year from Saturday 18th May to Sunday 26th May, with the UN International Day of Biodiversity being celebrated on 22nd May. This year the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) has designated a theme of Water & Biodiversity for 2013.
The Irish Science Teachers' Association (ISTA) was set up in 1961 with the expressed aim of providing support for its members and the enhancement of science education in Ireland. The current volume of change, in both junior cycle and senior cycle syllabi is ambitious and challenging.
To mark 50th BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition, which will take place in January 2014, An Taoiseach, Enda Kenny, Dr Tony Scott and BT’s CEO, Colm O’Neill launched a virtual birthday card which they want as many people as possible to sign.
KidWind Ireland is a project that seeks to support teachers all over Ireland to access training programs and equipment in wind energy. The course may be useful for Transition Year and the new Junior Cycle activities.