STEM beyond the classroom Conference
Date: Saturday 11th November 2017
Time: 9:45 AM to 2:30 PM
Location : National Museum Cardiff
Cost : FREE
Inspirational lectures and workshops for primary & secondary teachers that aim to address the new science and technology curriculum.
- Prof Justin Dillon, Professor of Science and Environmental Education, University of Bristol, explores some of the issues around learning outside the classroom.
- Dr Rhys Jones, lecturer, herpetologist and presenter of Rhys to the Rescue, presents on his own experiences of science communication and the need for literacy in science.
Primary and Secondary science workshops will cover a range of topics from animal behaviour and scientific research, to chemistry and astronomy. A series of short teacher-led vignettes will explore approaches to inspiring science opportunities. There will also be a special Presentation of Awards for the Primary Science Quality Mark.