Belgian schools and universities can this year request a visit from international researchers, thanks to the Re@act pilot action of the European Commission. Re@act is coordinated by the European Commission's Representation in Belgium and the Marie
Distance learning, resource repositories and online discussion forums are only a few of the accessible low-cost options to aid teachers' continuous professional development. The Amgen Teach, Go-Lab and the STEM Alliance projects organised together
Twenty teachers from fifteen countries in Europe, brought together by the Science on Stage initiative, created teaching units for science classes dedicated to the European football championship, held in France this summer. These lessons are now
Schools and teachers who would like to rethink or enhance their approach to science education in Flanders, Belgium, gained an important tool when a new STEM framework document was introduced by the Flemish Department of Education and Training. This
The Scientix community, dedicated to the advancement of science education in Europe, goes from strength to strength. All of its major accomplishments from 2013 to 2016 are now displayed in new one-page infographic. Put it up at your school or share
Teachers can now register for a six days long training course for STEM teachers to be held at the Future Classroom Lab of European Schoolnet from 14 to 19 September 2016. This course is co-organised with the Scientix project, the community for
As teachers grow older, it is important to support sustainable initiatives that attract newcomers to the profession. A shortage of science teachers is expected in the near future in Europe and several countries report that this is already the case.
A recent survey carried out as part of the eTwinning project, which celebrated its tenth anniversary in 2015, shows incredibly positive results about its impact on the teachers' community. An overwhelming majority of the project's participants say