Upskilling teachers in science education

Are you interested in science education? Do you want to engage students in exciting real world science that takes place in your school and your community? Do you want to build your confidence in both of these things?
This 20 minute interview with  Barbara Hay principal of Koraunui School in Stokes Valley, Lower Hutt and teacher Diana Manks discusses their approach  This Enviroschool is committed to engaging its pupils in science in a practical way. Diana Manks, spent the last two terms at Victoria University involved in a programme to upskill teachers to enthuse students and the community in science education. The Science Teaching Leadership Programme, managed by the Royal Society of New Zealand, aims at improving science learning.
For more about the Royal Society Teaching Leadership programme:

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