Engineers Week CPD for Primary School Teachers
February and March
This free, 2-hour course will show participants how to use inquiry based learning techniques to promote children’s learning and understanding of Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM). Participants will also explore activities that support the theme of Engineers Week. These have been developed from ESERO and Discovery Primary Science & Maths resources.
This course is being offered with the support of Science Foundation Ireland and ESERO Ireland (European Space Education Resource Office).
ESA Summer and Autumn Teacher Workshops 2019
9th-12th July & 3rd-6th October
Applications are now open for the ESA Summer and Autumn Teacher workshops 2019. The summer edition will take place from 9 to 12 July, and the autumn edition from 3 to 6 October. Both workshops take place in the Netherlands and are geared both toward primary and secondary STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) teachers.
The deadline to apply for both workshops is Friday 1 March 09:00 CET. Visit the ESA website for more details.
ESERO Ireland offers a bursary of €100 to each Irish teacher who attends the ESA workshop.
Technology and Robotics Workshop in Belgium
7-9 January, 26-28 February and 26-28 March
Primary school teachers from ESA Member and Associate States are invited to apply to technology and robotics workshops to be delivered by the ESA Education Office at the e-Technology Lab in the ESA Education Training Centre, located in Belgium, in January, February and March 2019.