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Alastair Macgregor

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CE0 @ SSERC

Competition – Design a digital image for use in the SSERC 2020 Annual Report

2020-04-27T15:09:10+01:00April 27th, 2020|

SSERC is in the process of compiling its 2020 Annual Report and we are looking for a STEM-based digital image that will feature on the front cover.   We are also looking for a range of STEM-based digital images that can be used within the Annual Report. This competition is open to any secondary school [...]

Professional Learning Courses @SSERC. COVID UPDATE

2020-04-14T13:41:52+01:00April 14th, 2020|

We have taken the difficult, but necessary, decision to cancel all professional learning courses that were to be delivered between now and the end of June 2020. Our Science for Secondary Probationers Part 2 has been postponed and we will contact delegates at a later date with regard to alternative arrangements. Our current self-study courses will [...]

STEM Ambassador East @SSERC

2020-03-31T10:08:28+01:00March 31st, 2020|

We are delighted that as from 1st April 2020, SSERC will assume responsibility for the STEM Ambassador programme for the East of Scotland.  During this transition period of STEM Ambassador East activity into SSERC, all those who use this important STEM network will receive the same support for ambassador activities as would normally be usually [...]

SSERC TV

2020-04-02T13:50:59+01:00March 19th, 2020|

We have uploaded professional learning materials, suitable for school technicians and science teachers, onto SSERC TV. We will upload further material over the next few weeks and keep you updated as to what is available from SSERC to support professional development at this time of uncertainty. https://buff.ly/3932gxV

Change of advice for SSERC delegates and visitors – COVID-19

2020-03-17T11:56:47+00:00March 17th, 2020|

On the 16th March 2020, the UK and Scottish Governments announced a series of additional measures designed to delay the spread of COVID-19 which included advice relating to social distancing. As a result, and after much consideration, we have decided to postpone all SSERC professional learning courses and events scheduled as from, and including those on, [...]

Digital Garden

2020-03-13T23:13:50+00:00March 13th, 2020|

We are looking for support (financial and human) to transform an unused walled garden space, within SSERC HQ in Dunfermline, into a digital garden that can be used by families within the local community. For more information contact @SSERCofficial or @ SSERCdigital (Twitter and Facebook) or e mail enquiries@sserc.scot

Tomorrow’s Climate scientists.

2020-02-03T18:57:18+00:00February 3rd, 2020|

The Royal Society Schools Engagement team is looking for scientists and engineers to support a new programme for 2020 called 'Tomorrow’s Climate scientists'. To solve global issues relating to climate change there is a need to build future capacity in terms of developing skills in our future scientists. This programme will give students across the UK [...]