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ASE Scotland Annual Conference 2017 - Dundee

Saturday 4th March 2017

The ASE Scotland Annual Conference is a festival of best practice in science education for everyone with an interest- teachers, technicians, lecturers, trainees, advisors, CPD suppliers and more. The full programme is now online. Discounts are available for ASE members.

In addition to supporting teaching in biology, chemistry and physics, the conference will explore primary science, using mobile devices in practical science and careers in STEM. There will also be a full exhibition of support and resources for science education at this conference. 

Download the conference programme and booking form

Date : Saturday 4th March 2017, 09.00am - 17.00pm

Location : Harris Academy, Perth Road, Dundee, DD2 1NL

How to book : The booking form will be available from September 2016. Email events@intel-events.co.uk or telephone 01786 611 030 with any further enquries.

Conference RatesEarly Bird (Deadline Friday 20th January 2017)Standard
Conference registration includes lunch and refreshments. There is a large discount for members.
ASE member  £55 £80
Non member  £110 £135
Programme Highlights

Here is just some of the highlights of CPD session that we're running at this conference. Download the the full conference programme for more details.

  • You're never too young to be a research scientist – Professor Becky Parker MBE, Institute for Research in Schools

  • Improving Gender Balance Scotland – Heather Earnshaw, IOP

  • Support for CfE Higher Biology and Human Biology – Kate Andrews, SSERC

  • Particle Physics Revisited – Perimeter Institute & Institute of Physics

  • Does Maths Count? - Fordyce Davidson, University of Dundee

  • Actually it is Rocket Science – the chemistry of combustion: Judith Green, National Space Academy

  • Time-Saving Tips for Science Teachers – Sally Weatherly, Guzled

Accommodation

There are several hotels nearby. Delegates are responsible for booking their own accommodation. 

Invercarse Hotel, 371 Perth Road. Dundee, DD2 1PG.
Bed & breakfast Single £60.30, Double £70.20
Phone 01382 669231 Phone hotel directly to obtain these ‘advance’ rates but please note they are non refundable. (Refundable rate Single £67, Double £78)
800m to west of venue level walk or No. 5 bus
invercarse@bestwestern.co.uk

Queen’s Hotel, 160 Nethergate. Dundee, DD1 4DU. Phone 01382 322515
Bed & breakfast Single £55, Double £75
Phone hotel directly by 31st January 2017 and mention Science Teachers' Conference to obtain these rates.
600m from station, 2km from venue on bus route 5 or route 73 with 500m walk from Sinderins or 100m down Westpark Road. Edwardian hotel looks a bit dowdy from the outside.
www.queenshotel-dundee.com
enquiries@queenshotel-dundee.com

Conference Partners

We would like to thank all our conference partners for their support:

  

Harris Academy and Dundee City Council

Timstar Conference partner - SciChem