In-Service Professional Development In Inquiry Based Science Education – Outcomes And Challenges
Country in Focus Article #6: In this short article, Christian Bertsch from the University College of Teacher Education in Vienna, attempts to explain the outcomes and challenges of Professional Development in Inquiry-based Learning. This article was prepared for the the 12th Conference of the European Science Education Research Association (ESERA).Read More
Register for the 10th Distance Learning Activity!
Apply to participate in the 10th Distance Leaning Activity "MoleCOOLar Kitchen"! The activity will take place on 10-14 April 2017, with a live webinar on 11th April 2017, 8:00 p.m. CET with expert Dominika Panek and for a second session during STEM Discovery Week. Language: PolishRead More
Amgen Teach supports STEM Discovery Week 2017!
STEM Discovery Week is an initiative aiming to celebrate the opportunities business-education collaboration offers to schools and companies to improve STEM teaching, learning and careers. The next STEM Discovery Week campaign will take place on 24-30 April 2017! This year, particular focus will be placed on professionals going back to schools and raising students' interest in STEM careers.Read More
Ireland: National workshops to enhance the use of Inquiry-Based learning approach among teachers
Country in Focus Article #5: To promote curiosity among science students in junior secondary level in Ireland, the Amgen Teach Coursework B suite of workshops aims to assist teachers in the effective use of inquiry based teaching strategies in their classroom. A related intended outcome is the increase of critical thinking among students in science subject areas.Read More
Games For Learning And Stem Education: The Experience Of Amgen Teach @YOMO
The Amgen Teach project was presented in the first edition of YoMo, the Youth Mobile Festival (27/2-2/3) in Barcelona, where over 11,000 children and 3,000 educators attended over 4 days.Read More
EXTENDED DEADLINE for "All-STEM, all-stars" Competition to 28/03/2017
Every day teachers inspire thousands of young minds to pursue their dream careers with Science, Engineering, Technology and Math subjects.Read More
Czech Republic: Events and activities within the Amgen Teach programme
Country in Focus Article #4: The University of Chemistry and Technology of Prague decided to hold 5 events in the framework of Amgen Teach project during the academic year 2016-2017!Read More
Amgen Teach Video: Supporting European life science teachers to use inquiry-based teaching strategies
As part of the Amgen Teach activities, the team has developed a project video in order to showcase how the programme supports European life science teachers to use inquiry-based teaching strategies.Read More
Distance Learning Activity #9 is a success!
The 9th Distance Learning Activity from Amgen Teach took place from 13th - 17th February 2017. 62 Turkish teachers out of 430 registered learned and shared their experiences within a live session and forum on ways to address matters of learning life science while developing and implementing authentic assessment tools in an inspiring way.Read More
Medicines as storylines for teaching science and more
Country in Focus Article #3: The Catalan Foundation for Research and Innovation organizes the Amgen Teach Workshops "Science behind Medicines" from October 2016 to July 2017.Read More