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#ASEchat is a weekly online science education discussion group conducted via twitter that takes place on Monday evenings from 8.00-9.00pm (UK time). Everyone is welcome. 

How to get involved

  1. Login or create a twitter account and follow us @theASE
  2. Set up a search for #ASEchat of your phone's app or download TweetDeck. This way you will be able to see the whole discussion as it unfolds.
  3. Vote for the topic of #ASEchat in the latest poll on this page
  4. Login and tweet using the #ASEchat hashtag from 8pm on Mondays

Use the #ASEchat hashtag to share your posts with our science education network.

More about #ASEchat

Information for moderators

#ASEchat Schedule and Special Subject Chats

On the first Monday of each month, #ASEchat focuses on a specific subject area. We want to know what you find easy or difficult to teach in this subject area, any teaching ideas, tips for practical activities or links to good resources. There is no poll during these weeks. The subject area is advertised in advance so that you have time to think about what ideas you would like to contribute.

Date Moderator Theme
07/09/2015 Richard Needham @viciascience Poll
14/09/2015 (Guest) Lia Commissar @WTEducation Pushing science up the agenda
21/09/2015 Alex Weatherall @A_Weatherall Poll
28/09/2015 (Guest) Rob Butler @cleverfiend SEND
05/10/2015 (Guest) Clara Sousa Silva @twinkle_mission World Space Week 
12/10/2015 Richard Needham @viciascience Poll
19/10/2015 (Guest) Steve Marshall @stevethedoc1 Primary special
26/10/2015 Helen Rogerson @hrogerson What is your nemesis piece of science equipment?
02/11/2015 (Guest) Jennifer Hogan @JennSTEM STEM activities for winter
09/11/2015 Alastair Gittner @agittner Poll
16/11/2015 (Guest) Rob Butler @cleverfiend #SexInClass
23/11/2015 Alessio Bernardelli @asober Poll
30/11/2015 Rhys Baker @TFScientist Poll
07/12/2015 Becca Knowles @knowles_becca  STEM CPD
14/12/2015  Linda Needham @Needham_L56 Poll
21/12/2015 Christmas Break -
28/12/2015 Christmas Break -
04/01/2016 Alex Weatherall @A_Weatherall To be confirmed
11/01/2016 Richard Needham @viciascience Poll
18/01/2016 Helen Rogerson @hrogerson Poll

#ASEChat Resources

You can access all ASEchat's summary archives or find the transcripts listing all the tweets during a particular discussion.


#ASEchat 30 November 2015

Vote for the topic of #ASEchat Monday 30th November