In praise of learning outdoors

Just a few steps away from our classroom is a very rich and varied resource which can make the curriculum come alive and completely alter the learning experiences we provide for young people.

read more

Why do we want to teach science?

In previous blogs that I have written for Education Matters, I have emphasized the economic importance now given to science. In Ireland, this is revealed by the investment made in attracting science and tech companies. For these companies and research institutions,...

read more

Blog Authors