International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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The XIV Youth School-Conference on Organic Chemistry Anton Prokhorov   |   added on Jan 27, 2011    |    Russian Federation The XIV Youth School-Conference on Organic Chemistry 10-14 May 2011 in Ekaterinburg, Russia is traditional conference for young chemists. It is destined to unite and teach students in organic chemistry, to let them share own experience and encourage further research.
Topic: conferences, networking, seminars, educational materials, chemistry education, workshops, celebrating chemistry Audience: students, professional chemists, educators, professors, universities, research scientists, post graduate students, secondary schools, high schools

Seminole County Regional Science, Math & Engineering Fair Michele Mingoia   |   added on Jan 24, 2011    |    United States Regional (county-wide) science fair that includes the best projects from public, private and home school students grades 6-12 in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Chemical Engineering, Environmental Science, and other scientific and technical areas as well as mathematics.
Topic: chemistry education, hands-on activities, competition, science fair Audience: students, educators, general public, teachers, secondary school students, secondary schools, school children, high schools

Images from the Dawn of Science - Observing the Origins of Modern Microscopy Jacqui Colgate   |   added on Jan 24, 2011    |    United Kingdom Standard accounts have perpetuated the belief that single-lensed microscopes can generate only indistinct and chromatic images. Numerous attempts to reprise those pioneering experiments have recently been made by several technical groups, and their results have served to perpetuate this belief.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education Audience: students, general public, women chemists, educational institutions, tertiary education, secondary school students, secondary schools, secondary schools students, graduate students

IYC in Russia Petr Fedotov   |   added on Jan 21, 2011    |    Russian Federation More that 50 specials events are envisaged within the scope of IYC2011 in Russia
Topic: celebrating chemistry, conferences, chemistry education, seminars, educational materials, hands-on activities, sustainable and green chemistry, demonstrations, competition, publications, website, workshops Audience: professional chemists, students, professors, general public, industrial chemists, universities, post graduate students, research scientists, women chemists, decision makers, educational institutions, secondary schools

IYC2011: Captivating Chemistry Emily Perry   |   added on Jan 19, 2011    |    United Kingdom A workshop for KS2 and KS3 teachers to collaboratively develop classroom activities to inspire and enthuse their pupils in IYC2011
Topic: educational materials, classroom activity, chemistry education, networking, resources Audience: teachers, secondary schools, primary schools, educators, educational institutions, schools