About ESERO Ireland

ESERO Ireland promoting space as a resource for teachers

European Space Education Resource Office (ESERO) Ireland promotes space as a theme to inspire and engage young people in STEM subjects (science, technology, engineering and mathematics). Space is fascinating to people of all ages, it is all around us and inspires us in many different ways. Space is the ultimate cross-curricular theme cutting across history, geography, science, maths, literature,even religious education! ESERO Ireland makes space themed resources accessible to teachers as a tool to engage their pupils.

ESERO is an education project of the European Space Agency (ESA), co-funded by ESA and by national partners active in the fields of education and space. In Ireland, the national partner is SFI Discover.

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Browse our wide range of classroom resources

When and where to see the ISS

This interactive resource shows the path of the ISS during orbit around the Earth and the area from which the ISS is visible. 3 questions are asked with regards to observing the ISS from the northern and southern hemisphere.

See the path of the ISS.

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The latest updates from the Teacher Support area

Continuous Professional Development Programme of Support 2014/15 November 2014 - May 2015

Since 2009/10 DPSM has offered in-school CPD to over 6,000 primary teachers in over 500 schools. This year, in partnership with ESERO Ireland, we are offering a programme of science and maths support (including CPD) to your school.

Summer Course – July 2015. More information coming soon.
ESA Teacher Workshop – July 2015. More information coming soon.
Reva Teacher Training – July 2015. More information coming soon.

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The latest news from ESERO & ESA

Dr Niamh Shaw discussing the importance of Space Exploration and Our Place in Space

January 14, 2015
ESERO Ireland

Dr. Niamh Shaw from Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) discusses the importance of space exploration and our place in space with Lucy Kennedy and Martin King on Late Lunch Live.

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‘History of the Universe’ resource for primary teachers & new Paxi animation released!

January 21, 2015

ESA Education is proud to release two new resources for primary school level.

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