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Education in Science number 246

Number 246 - February 2012

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1 You must be a member to download this article Contents
2 You must be a member to download this article Calls for nominations.
3 You must be a member to download this article ASE 2012 -Setting the agenda

Annette Smith

The conference fulfils several functions alongside the professional development of science teachers and it is useful to reflect on these at this time.

4 You must be a member to download this article ASE in Action

ASE Special Service Awards 2011.

6 You must be a member to download this article ASE President 2012

Starting from outcomes: Using assessment to drive improvement in practice.

8 You must be a member to download this article The way forward: the new ASE Assembly.

Lynne Horton

A meeting of minds - The ASE Region Officers' Meeting.

10 You must be a member to download this article ASE: 5 for Sydney

Compiled by Helen Smith

ASE is extremely grateful to both the Ogden Trust and Comino Foundation for making Five for Sydney possible this year.

13 You must be a member to download this article Thanks to those ASE staff who left us in 2011.
14 Recognising your professionalism

John Lawrence

Two new standards to accredited recognition.

15 You must be a member to download this article Immunology - we need your help

The British Society for Immunology (BSI) is Europe's largest immunology society.

16 You must be a member to download this article Thinking about 'big questions'

Keith S.Taber, Berry Billingsley, Fran Riga, Helen Newdick

A website to support teaching about how science works.

18 You must be a member to download this article STEM work experience for girls

Jill Collins

A Royal Air Force (RAF) experience.

20 You must be a member to download this article The CSI Schools Project

Mark Dorling, Emm Johnstone.

Using databases to show the applications of Forensic Science.

22 One step beyond for a school's renewable energy system.

A Kent grammar school has taken its innovation and sustainability agenda a 'step beyond' by installing a renewable energy system designed by a former student.

23 You must be a member to download this article Top Class in science

Lynne Symonds

Top Class is a unique quiz competition intended to stimulate the interest of school pupils in science and technology.

24 You must be a member to download this article Publications Committee UPDATE

David Sang

The ASE Science Practice series - Teaching Secondary Science.

25 You must be a member to download this article Sowing the seeds of science

Kathy Schofield

26 You must be a member to download this article 11-19 Committee Update

Chris Colclough

The power of collaboration inspires future scientists.

28 You must be a member to download this article The Prep Room

Compiled by Juilia Bostock and Wilson Agnew

Notes and news for technicians by technicians.

30 You must be a member to download this article Research Focus

Chris Harrison

Reviewing recent research on assessment.

32 You must be a member to download this article Science Learning Centres Roundup

Mark Langley

Lab design - why are we not planning for the future?

33 You must be a member to download this article Notes & News

Success for Safari Programme sparks Winter Workshops.

35 You must be a member to download this article Professional

Essential reading for everyone concerned with the practice of science education.

36 You must be a member to download this article Contacts