The Association for Science Education

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EiS XtraCan't get enough of EiS? Subscribers of the ASE's in-house magazine can access additional material in between issues with EiSXtra. Some article will be made available openly.

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EiS Xtra - Chemistry at Work – a model of School/Community Partnership

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Open Access - May 2014 - Chemistry at Work is a unique programme that provides an outstanding opportunity to contextualise learning for primary and secondary pupils, giving them an insight into future careers and skills required for the work place. Chemistry at Work is promoted by the Royal Society of Chemistry and supported by an education grant as part of the Reach and Teach Programme funded by the Wolfson Foundation.

This document is restricted to members onlyEIS Xtra - An evidence-based analysis of proposed changes to 'Ideas and evidence' in the National Curriculum

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Member only content - July 2013 - Terry Russell and Linda McGuigan look at the latest publicly available National Curriculum draft and examine how ‘Ideas and Evidence’ is treated in terms of research about children’s development in this area of the curriculum.

EIS Xtra - Enriching the science curriculum with Open University short courses

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This article is open for everyone to read - May 2013 - see the value of short courses from OU Science Course organiser, Liz Whitelegg.

This document is restricted to members onlyEIS Xtra - Behind the acronym

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March 2013 - A full guide to all the meanings behind educational acronyms that the ASE could think of, compiled by ASE's Jane Hanrott.

EIS Xtra - Primary Science Focus - Meet your Committee

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Content open to all - Feb 2013 - Read all the bios of ASE's Primary Science Committee.

This document is restricted to members onlyEIS Xtra - Science Beyond the Curriculum

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Member only content - Feb 2013 - Dr Will Hughes from Birkenhead school reports on the value of enrichment activities from science in a box to annual science fairs.

This document is restricted to members onlyEIS Xtra: The York Science Project

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Member only content - Nov 2012 - Professor Robin Millar and Mary Whitehouse are Project Directors of York Science at University of York ask How might planning in school be different if we specified the science curriculum in terms of observable learning outcomes?

This document is restricted to members onlyEIS Xtra - ASE in China

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Member only content - Feb 2013 - ASE Chair, Liz Lawrence, recounts her trip to International Teenager Science and Technology Practice Contest at Guangzhou Work Technical School for High School Students, in Guangzhou, China.

This document is restricted to members onlyEIS Xtra - Rejected? Dejected? Correct it! (Part 3)

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Member only content - Feb 2013 - Advice from an Education Author Part 3, James Williams, lecturer in science education at the University of Sussex, advises on writing for journals and other publications.

This document is restricted to members onlyEIS Xtra - All spit and polish (Part 2)

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Member only content - Nov 2012 - Advice from an Education Author Part 2, James Williams, Author and Education Lecturer describes how to review and make articles ready for publishing.

This document is restricted to members onlyEIS Xtra - Expedition Iceland

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Member only content - Nov 2012 - Professional learning outside the classroom: Geysers, northpoles and wild camping! A bunch of intrepid teachers spent a week in Iceland in a quest to learn about innovative ways to teach science and mathematics outside of a classroom setting.