- ASE Conferences and Events
ASE events and conferences offer teacher-led professional development opportunities and are held at UK-wide venues.
- Great Science Share
GSS aims to put children at the heart of sharing their love of learning. #GSShare17 will inspire, engage and celebrate science with a range of audiences in creative ways.
- Salters' Festivals of Chemistry
One-day chemistry events held at various Universities throughout the UK and Ireland.
- Salters' Chemistry Club Handbook
The Salters' Chemistry Club Handbooks 1 and 2 are a very popular source of activities for teachers to use in chemistry clubs, enrichment activities or open evenings.
- IET Faraday Challenge Days
Delivered free of charge by the IET, Faraday Challenge Days give students the opportunity to research, design and make prototype solutions to genuinely tough engineering problems. At each event teams compete to win a prize for themselves and a trophy for their school.
- Gratnells supports the Big Schools’ Birdwatch
Gratnells, manufacturers and marketers of Britain’s best known and most widely used range of storage systems for over 40 years, has supported the RSPB’s Big Schools’ Birdwatch initiative, encouraging children to become part of the world’s biggest wildlife survey
- Big Bang Fair
The Big Bang Fair is an award-winning combination of exciting theatre shows, interactive workshops and exhibits and careers information from STEM professionals and is FREE! This year's Fair will be held at The NEC, Birmingham 15-18 March 2017.
- Science Festivals
Be amazed by the number of Science Festival in the UK! Follow the links on this page to Dr Gary Kerr's website to find a festival from Orkney to Brighton near you!
- Living Nativity
Journey through the scenes of the nativity and meet the Wise Men and their camels, see Mary in the stable and talk to the Shepherds as they tend their flock. Join Santa as he tells you about the animals he meets when he travels around the world. For Reception, Y1 and Y2 children.
- MARCH Science Conference
Join us in London at the 3rd International Education Conference on November 15th 2016: STEM across Europe: making it real. This is a FREE event!
- ASE Scotland Annual Conference
The conference preview for the ASE Scotland Annual Conference 2017 has now been published!
- Bloodhound SSC - Race for the Line Competition
The BLOODHOUND Project is a global Engineering Adventure, using a 1000mph world land speed record attempt to inspire the next generation to enjoy, explore and get involved in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Apply now for the 'Race for the line competition' - A Micro:bit Model Rocket Car Competition for England & Wales
- RSoB Encouraging Scientific Enquiry
This year the Royal Society of Biology will be running an exciting new training course on Making Science Memorable and Encouraging Scientific Enquiry for Primary School Teachers. Hurry - the course is on 5th July!
- National Insect Week
A week of activities nationwide, National Insect Week encourages people of all ages to learn more about insects. National Insect Week returns in 2018
- News from Gratnells
Granells announces collaboration with national charity Potential Plus UK. In a unique agreement, which aims to help fulfil the potential of Britain’s schoolchildren, independent charity Potential Plus UK and Harlow-based manufacturer Gratnells will collaborate on a range of projects during 2016
- Space School 2016
Space School 2016 is a three day residential astronomy and space science event at the University of Kent for 15-18 year olds. The event will run from midday Friday 29th July to 5pm Sunday 31st July.
- Jeans for Genes Day 2016
The money raised on Jeans for Genes Day funds a range of initiatives that improve the quality of life of children affected by genetic disorders. Join in by planning your own event for Jeans for Genes Day on 23rd September 2016
- National Insect Week 2016
National Insect Week encourages people of all ages to learn more about insects. National Insect Week returns in 2018 at www.nationalinsectweek.co.uk
- ICASE 2016 - Turkey
The ICASE World STE Conference brings together policy makers, curriculum developers, scientists, science and university educators and researchers, science teacher association officers and of course primary and secondary science teachers.
- World Teach In
Hands on STEM Professional Development for Primary and Secondary teachers The Science Museum, Imperial College Wed 21st and Sat 24th September 2016
- World Space Week
World Space Week is an excellent opportunity to inspire and stimulate interests in space, space sciences and education. Participate in the celebration of World Space Week each October 4-10.
- National Women in Engineering Day 23 June
National Women in Engineering Day will take place on the 23rd June 2016 and provides the perfect opportunity for schools and organisations across the UK to dispel gender barriers and encourage more girls and women into the engineering sector.
- Brighton Science Festival
Brighton Science Festival - A one off event: The Scientific Secrets of Doctor Who is an all-ages talk and Q&A with the authors of a book about the real-life science behind the famous fictions of the BBC series. Saturday 16th July, Sallis Benney Theatre, 7 – 9.30pm.
- The Future of Outdoor Learning in a Changing World
The Real World Learning Network explores and shares successful approaches to learning outside the classroom. The Network is hosting a Conference, taking place from 6th-8th November 2014 at FSC Castle Head in Cumbria to demonstrate a new model for outdoor learning.
- Gratnells Education Zone
Gratnells supports science education with numerous important awards and initiatives, championing technicians professional status.
- Pint of Science Festival 2014
Explore the hottest scientific topics with world leading experts
- World Osprey Week
Free resources for schools about satellite tracking of ospreys and more about these birds