The Association for Science Education

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ASE Conference National Museum Cardiff

Tue. 18/11/14

ASE Cymru Conference 2014

The Art of Science Communication

ASE Cymru ConferenceNearly 100 delegates attended the ASE Cymru Conference on Saturday 4 October at the National Museum of Wales Cardiff. The day featured inspirational talks and hands-on workshops aimed at developing confidence in teaching science, and providing plenty of ideas for the classroom.

New Online Survey for GCSE Science

Mon. 03/11/14

Please find details of our online survey for GCSE Science. I would be grateful if you could forward this message to any colleagues who may wish to respond to the survey.



New suite of Science GCSEs for Wales – for first teaching from 2016

The Welsh Government has been working with key stakeholders (including WJEC, Estyn, teachers and independent subject experts) to develop draft proposals for a new suite of Science GCSEs to be taught in Wales from September 2016. We invite you to give your views on these proposals via our online survey.



The survey will be open until Monday, 24 November.

Have your say: science teacher survey

Fri. 04/07/14

Please take part in the science teacher survey and help inform the review of the National Curriculum for Science in Wales.

£2.3 million to support science in schools

Mon. 30/06/14

A package of funding worth £2.3 million to boost science in schools in 2014-15 has been announced by First Minister, Carwyn Jones today.

Cardiff Met hosts Welsh regional conference - Inspiring Innovative Primary Science Teachers

Tue. 03/06/14

On May 10th 2014, the science team at Cardiff Metropolitan University invited a variety of stakeholders interested in primary science education, to the conference ‘Inspiring Innovative Primary Science Teachers’. Delegates were invited to explore novel ways to motivate and engage learners in KS2 and Foundation Phase, through developing their own positive attitudes towards science, whilst building their confidence in scientific pedagogy.