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

IYC 2011 Day at The Breen Technology Center in Cleveland Ohio Tiffany Squires   |   added on Aug 11, 2011    |    United States On-site event for children of employees. "Household Chemistry" and other activities taking place to encourage interest of young people in chemistry. Set up like a "Bring Your Child to Work" day, but infused with exciting chemistry lessons & a chance to see where mom & dad work!
Topic: celebrating chemistry, paint, art, workshops, demonstrations and hands-on activities Audience: school children, professional chemists, parents

Celebration of International Year of Chemistry and 70 years of the Department of Chemistry St. Anthony's College Farlando Diengdoh   |   added on Aug 07, 2011    |    India University Grants Commission (UGC) has identified our Department of Chemistry as one of the Departments to observe “International Year of Chemistry – 2011” in a befitting manner. Aim to generate awareness about the importance of chemistry, and its application over a range of emerging issues related to chemistry, which are of i
Topic: chemistry education, celebrating chemistry, workshops, website, competition, seminars Audience: students, general public, professors, educators, teachers, research scientists, post graduate students, women chemists, universities

IYC 2011 Commemorative Symposium in Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo Chiaki Mano   |   added on Aug 05, 2011    |    Japan National Center of Sciences (Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan), Oct. 27, 2011 ~ Oct. 28, 2011
Topic: conferences, workshops Audience: students, professional chemists, general public, professors, research scientists, universities, industrial chemists, educational institutions

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