Inspiring STEM Educators

Primary Science Teacher Awards

2021-10-15T16:55:04+01:00October 15th, 2021|

Congratulations to the winners of the PSTT Primary Science Teacher Awards - recognising excellence in primary science teaching. Particulary pleased to see such a strong Scottish cohort of winners being presented with their Award in York this week : Nicola Connor (West Lothian Council (formerly Peel Primary School )) Marjorie Kellas - St Mary's Primary School [...]


2021-10-08T15:29:46+01:00October 8th, 2021|

Young STEM Leader Week 2021 will be taking place from 25 – 29 October 2021, with activities, events and challenges to engage and inspire Young STEM Leaders and Tutor Assessors across Scotland. The week-long celebration will champion all areas of the Young STEM Leader Programme, encourage even more centres to get involved with the programme and [...]

Young STEM Leader article in School Science Review

2021-10-05T12:10:04+01:00October 5th, 2021|

Click on the link that follows to read this informative article about the Young STEM Leader programme. Abstract: The Young STEM Leader Programme (YSLP) is an important feature of the Scottish Government’s STEM Strategy. YSLP creates culture change through developing peer role models who challenge stereotypes and improve awareness and attitudes towards STEM. YSLP is having [...]

Young STEM Leader Week

2021-09-30T19:15:09+01:00September 30th, 2021|

We’re delighted to share the programme for this year’s Young STEM Leader Week, which will take place from Monday 25th – Friday 29th October, with the Tutor Assessor Conference happening on Sunday 24th October. Each day is set around a specific theme with a mix of activities available: Activities  for Tutor Assessors to deliver to YSLs, and [...]

Vacancy – STEM Programmes Coordinator

2021-09-16T16:20:51+01:00September 16th, 2021|

STEM Programmes Coordinator – September 2021 Location:- Dunfermline Salary £28,729 Fixed term contract of 12 months, 35 hours per week with possibility of extension The post holder will be based in our SSERC headquarters in Dunfermline with the opportunity for a flexible/hybrid working agreement which allows specified working from home days as agreed by their [...]


2021-08-17T20:26:45+01:00August 17th, 2021|

Today we launched our First version of our new CfE Curriculum Resource Mapping Toolkit covering CfE Sciences at Third and Fourth Level.    More to follow for other curriculum  and NQ levels. Combined with SSERC_TV and SSERC Online Learning - we are providing support 24/7/365   #Doingourbit

ASE/SSERC Annual Conference 2022

2021-08-17T16:53:27+01:00August 17th, 2021|

We are delighted to partner ASE at their  2022 Scottish Conference.   For information about the conference visit: ASE Scotland Conference 2022 | The call for conference proposals is now live and can be found at:Call for Proposals Should be a great event.  

Supporting Mathematics and Numeracy

2021-08-13T16:07:42+01:00August 13th, 2021|

STEM Ambassadors in Scotland have been working in partnership with Maths Week Scotland to create a selection of resources, opportunities and events to help teachers and learners engage with STEM Ambassadors to learn more about careers and to bring to life maths and numeracy. We have various ways schools can engage with our activities from early/first [...]

SSERC Bulletins now offer advertising opportunities.

2021-07-25T14:03:27+01:00July 25th, 2021|

Advertising opportunities We are offering external organisations and colleagues in education the opportunity to advertise and promote their products and services in our STEM bulletins which are published three times per year: STEM Bulletin and Early Years and Primary STEM Bulletin. We particularly welcome content relating to practical STEM based activities in the classroom or other [...]