The Association for Science Education

News

New Chair of ASE Scottish Region

Mon. 18/05/15

Tim Browett is the new Chair of Scottish Region.

Curriculum Structures survey report

Tue. 17/02/15

Thank you to those who responded last year to the Learned Societies’ Group on Scottish Science Education (the LSG) request for information on how the sciences are being delivered in secondary schools and on your experiences of the CfE and qualification reforms. The LSG has now produced a report based on the survey responses and this is available from: http://www.royalsoced.org.uk/1076_LearnedSocietiesGrouponScottishScienceEducation.html

Education Scotland STEM e-bulletin November 2014

Mon. 24/11/14

The latest bulletin has been issued. Science articles are:
Twig and Tigtag updates
RM Unify Tiles on Glow 365
YESC 2015 Junior Saltire Awards
Our Environment Competition on Scotland’s Environment web
STEM at Scottish universities
Aberdeen City N4/ N5 resources for Chemistry and Physics.

Practical science at risk in Scottish schools

Fri. 21/11/14

New research published today, finds that pupils in state schools in Scotland are not being provided with the science equipment and resources to meets the demands of the curriculum and that teachers are insufficiently supported to teach science.

Education Scotland STEM e-bulletin

Mon. 06/10/14

The October issue advertises Development Officer posts for Community Resilience and Learning for Sustainability.