13 September - Closing date for 2017 applications for Royal Society Science Teaching Leadership Programme.
20 September - Prime Minister's Science Prizes Nominations close.
10-12 October - ConSTANZ 17, Science Technician's Conference, Whangarei.
31 October-02 November - Living on the Boundary: LEARNZ Virtual Field Trip.
10 November - HoS Curious Citizen Symposium, The Orchard, Te Puke.
27-29 November - Digital Campus and Blended Learning Innovation: The New Era of Teaching and Learning, Rydges Auckland
02 December - EVolocity Annual Festival, Christchurch A & P Grounds.
Book Review »
We have been using science capabilities in junior school science at Hagley Community College since 2015. We have recently begun to explore how they might look in senior school science classes. When the level 2 NCEA chemistry classes were about to start learning about Lewis Diagrams, it seemed like a good opportunity to approach the concept with the capability of Interpreting Representations. »
IS TEACHING IN YOUR DNA? From Africa to Aotearoa – the longest journey »
Air Antarctica! * To the ice!* »
We live on an ocean planet! While this may be a revelation for some, it should be no surprise. Nearly 71% of the surface of our world is covered by oceans, rivers, lakes and ice. Yet, despite this vast amount of water, only about 1% of this water is accessible as fresh water. »