International Year of Chemistry, 2011

UNESCO - United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization IUPAC - International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry

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International Year of Chemistry 2011

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Contact Detail

Helen Mccready Ideas Activities
  • Durban Girls' College
    Durban, South Africa
  • Email
    Tel 0027312687285
  • Sector:

    Primary or Secondary Education
  • Organizations:

    Durban Girls' College
  • IYC Interests:

    Increase the public appreciation and understanding of chemistry
    Encourage interest of young people in chemistry
    Celebrate the role of women in chemistry
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I am a High School Physics and Chemistry teacher at a girls' school in South Africa. I would like to keep up to date with relevant advances in Chemistry and find out about interesting applications Chemistry as a way to enrich teaching and learning. I am looking for interesting and accessible Science Fair investigative questions for learners aged 14-15.