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- British Science Festival - Young People's Programme
- 8th to 11th September 2014
The BSF is one of Europe’s largest Festivals dedicated to the promotion of Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths subjects and attracts leading Science Communicators from around the world to deliver lectures, workshops and fun and exciting science demonstrations to students and the general public. For schools, there are two main programmes. A pre-16 programme (Years 9-11) and a Post 16 programme (Years 12-13). All the activities are free to access.
- ASENI Assessment for Learning - Chris Harrison
- 12th September 2014
We are delighted to announce that Chris Harrison, Assessment for Learning guru and co-author of “Working inside the Black Box” will be running a workshop for the ASE on Friday 12th September. She will be talking about using AfL strategies to raise achievement in the classroom. The workshop will be relevant to Primary and Post-Primary.
Chris is the chair elect for the National ASE Committee.
- ASE NI - Inquiry based learning in the KS2/KS3 Classroom
- 13th September 2014
This will be valuable for developing inquiry and independent learning within our revised KS3 Curriculum and also to our KS2 primary teachers with the 2011 TIMS and PIRLS indicating the need for more enquiry based learning in our primary schools. This workshop is free for ASE members.
- Jeans for Genes Day 2014
- 19th September 2014
Jeans for Genes have got a range of free educational resources for you to use that follow the National Curriculum and are tailored to key stages 1 – 4. Developed with the help of teachers providing some great material for science lessons.
- The First World War: its chemical origins
- 4th November 2014
This is a free RSC Lecture. Hear about the 19th century chemistry which underpinned the industrial production of warfare materials.