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PDST Coursework B Support Team
Amgen Teach 2016/2017
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The specification for the new junior cycle science can be found here.
SCIFEST EZINE - September 2016
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|Continuous Professional Development - CPD|
We would like to invite you to participate in the European Amgen Teach initiative. This is an exciting opportunity to participate in a series of professional development workshops for the Sciences. These workshops offer teachers upskilling in areas that are in line with new developments in Science education in Ireland.
The PDST will run three Amgen Teach workshops in 2014 – 2015.
|FOR SCHOOL BASED SUPPORT|
The IRISH SCIENCE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION
The ISTA supports science teachers of all science subjects through their network of branches thorughout the country.Details of events can be found on their website www.ista.ie
Seán Fogarty is the current chairperson of the ISTA.
We can offer support for any science related topic. Areas of support include:
- Science subject planning
- Literacy and Numeracy in Science
- AFL in science
- Lab organisation, chemical storage and safety
- Coursework B
This can be done through a school visit to assist science teachers or a science department.
We can also offer support via email or telephone. Feel free to contact us anytime.
Some aims of our service are:
- to promote student centred learning and investigation
- to assist teachers to work together effectively in school
- to assist non subject specialists
- to help teachers to integrate ICT in science teaching and learning