Amgen Teach Bulletin - February 2017
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Medicines as storylines for teaching science and more

Country in Focus Article #3: The Catalan Foundation for Research and Innovation organizes the Amgen Teach Workshops "Science behind Medicines" from October 2016 to July 2017  to give high-school teachers some tools for their classroom based on such a multifaceted subject as medicines
Read more.

"All-STEM, all-stars" Competition

Every day teachers inspire thousands of young minds to pursue their dream careers with Science, Engineering, Technology and Math subjects.

By showing them the enormous diversity of opportunities that come with STEM subjects, teachers shape the new generation of innovators and creators. STEM Alliance wants to showcase the efforts of these teachers and their dedication to science education in their schools. Now is the time for them to share their stories. Read more.

What Makes Professional Development Programs Effective?

Country in Focus Article #2: The Amgen Teach project has completed the third year in Turkey by engaging with about 400 science teachers across the country.  In this short article, Murat Gunel and Elif Adibelli-Sahin from TED University, Turkey, attempt to give voice to teachers' perceptions towards effective Professional Development programs by considering their prior and Amgen Teach training experiences. Read more.

Upcoming Training Activities

1 -22 February 2017
Workshop 3 - El medicament com a fil conductor de coneixement científic - Barcelona, Spain
9 February - 12 May 2017
Training 5: Food for Science - Namur, Belgium
11 - 12 February 2017
Chemistry to go - Warsaw, Poland
13 - 14 February 2017
Biology to go - Warsaw, Poland
13 - 14 February 2017
Biotechnology Workshop - Munich - Deutsches Museum, Germany
13 - 14 February 2017
Explodierende Schwedenbomben und Zitronen mit Schwimmwesten - Forschend Lernen im naturwissenschaftlichen Unterricht - Tirol, Austria
23 - 24 February 2017
Together means better - Warsaw, Poland
24 February - 4 May 2017
Training 4: Food for Science - Nivelles, Belgium
February - March 2017
Winter series of workshops for secondary school science teachers - Chemistry - Several Locations, Czech Republic

Ongoing Training Activities

12 November 2016 - 14 April 2017
Programma Amgen Teach - Centro IBSE del Veneto - Rosà, Vicenza, Italy

15 November 2016 - 14 March 2017
Programma Amgen Teach - Centro IBSE del Lazio - Aprilia, Lt, Italy

16 November 2016 - 5 April 2017
Programma Amgen Teach - Centro IBSE di Napoli - Villa Comunale, Napoli, Italy

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