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- ASE Member awarded the Bragg Medal
Congratulations to Stuart Farmer, former Chair of ASE Scotland, who was awarded the Bragg medal for his services to science education this month.
- Linda Needham announced the next Chair of the Association
We are delighted to announce that Linda Needham CSciTeach has been elected as the next Chair of the Association in 2017/2018.
- Published today – The Language of Mathematics in Science: Teaching Approaches
The publication which accompanies The Language of Mathematics in Science: A Guide for Teachers of 11-16 Science is now available online.
- Brenda Keogh Primary Science Award 2016 - Winners Announced
ASE Primary Science Education Committee are very pleased to announce the winners of the Brenda Keogh Primary Science Award. The two schools are New Scotland Hill Primary School in Berkshire and Topcliffe Primary School in Birmingham.
- The Great Bug Hunt 2016 - Winning schools announced.
We are delighted to announce the winners of this year’s Great Bug Hunt competition. The competition, organised by the Association for Science Education and the Royal Entomological Society, takes science learning out of the classroom and brings it to life outdoors.
- Copper Curiosity
Congratulations to the winning student entries in this curiosity-driven copper competition. ASE is pleased to support this long-standing competition from the Copper Development Association.
- Calling all biology teachers – what are you doing about fieldwork?
Developing fieldwork skills are essential for a rounded experience of biology, and they are a requirement for A level biology assessment. As part of ASE’s commitment to the Year of Fieldwork, we are encouraging A level biology teachers to take part in this 10 minute survey.
- ASE President Announced in Queen's Birthday Honours
Professor Danielle George, ASE President 2016 and professor of radio frequency engineering at the University of Manchester, was honoured for her contribution to engineering through public engagement last week.
- Member Elections - Vote for the next Chair of the Association
The Chair is a vital role of the Association and the candidate is an elected representative for the thousands of members ASE supports and the wider science education community. Two candidates have been announced and the vote has now opened for members. Members are also asked to vote for their representatives on the Quality and Audit Committee.
- Exam Boards voice support for the Language of Mathematics in Science
New guidance published today aims to improve the use of mathematics in the science curriculum for pupils aged 11-16. In statements today the leading awarding bodies have issued formal support for the guidance.