International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Interesting and useful experiments course for chemistry teachers of secondary school Tomoko Sato   |   added on Aug 12, 2011    |    Japan Chemistry teachers of scondary schools in Japan have been in trouble overnot enough students who like chemistry and been trying to show interesting experiments in front of students. So we could like to help them by intersting useful experiments.
Topic: chemistry education, educational materials, seminars, hands-on activities, demonstrations, workshops, biotechnology Audience: secondary school teachers

Chemistry show «Magical Liquids» at Entertainment Science Museum «LabirintUm» Tatiana Natarova   |   added on Aug 01, 2011    |    Russian Federation Chemistry show «Magical Liquids» is designed to cover the basics of chemistry, introduce interesting experiments to children to make them familiar with the physical properties of liquids and fun stories about chemistry. The show involves little minds in the dialogue with chemistry, museum guide Professor and their peers.
Topic: chemistry education, educational materials, hands-on activities, workshops, demonstrations Audience: general public, educators, teachers, school children, secondary school students

“Chemistry, Sciences, Culture and Society in the making of Europe” David Coates   |   added on Jul 26, 2011    |    France An international conference exploring the impacts and relevance of chemistry on both the past and modern European society.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, demonstrations, sustainable and green chemistry, website, biotechnology, art, chemistry education Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, educators, research scientists, teachers, universities, post graduate students, women chemists, decision makers, educational institutions

Seminar on Safety in the Chemistry Laboratory Damodar Prabhu   |   added on Jul 22, 2011    |    India Wilson College, Mumbai has organised a seminar on Safety in the Chemistry Laboratory in collaboration with B.A.S.F, Mumbai on August 10,2011 for the benefit of students, teachers and researchers
Topic: chemistry education, seminars, demonstrations, networking, safe practices in the laboratory Audience: students, professors, educators, research scientists, teachers, universities, post graduate students, women chemists, industrial chemists, educational institutions, tertiary education

Interesting and Enjoyable Chemical Experiments Festival for Students Yuki Nakamura   |   added on Jul 20, 2011    |    Japan Chemistry seems to be difficult for secondary school students in Japan to understand. So, we would like to make these students understand fun of chemistry through this festival. We hope that many students will be interested in the chemical field.
Topic: chemistry, chemistry education, hands-on activities, science fair, analytical chemistry, demonstrations, educational materials, biotechnology Audience: secondary school students