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.
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.
A summer workshop for teachers will be held in the SSPC for a week. Expenses will be covered and you will get access to all materials developed. More info on this link http://www.sspc.ie/innovative_education_practice_workshop
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.