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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Mr Paul Semple Ideas Activities
  • Mr Semple, St Matthew's Academy, Saltcoats
    Saltcoats, North Ayrshire KA21, UK
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  • Sector:

    Primary or Secondary Education
  • Organizations:

    St Matthew's Academy, Saltcoats
  • IYC Interests:

    Increase the public appreciation and understanding of chemistry
    Encourage interest of young people in chemistry
    Generate enthusiasm for the creative future of chemistry
    Celebrate the role of women in chemistry
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I am a secondary school teacher of Chemistry and Physics and I try to create as much interest as possible in the subjects I teach. I am therefore pleased that Chemistry as a subject is being given such promotion this year.