CSTA 'Fellowship' Dinner.
This popular, annual event gives an opportunity for teachers, who have recently held Royal Society Teaching Fellowships', to contribute to the PD of their colleagues.
The format is that of an excellent meal with short, informative 'after dinner' presentations from the following 2017 fellows.
Date: Tuesday 24 October 2017
Time: 6.30pm on.
Venue: Visions Resturant, ARA
RSVP: Here ... by Friday 20 October please.
The Oceans of Tomorrow, Teacher Workshop.
The staff of Rangi Ruru Girls School invites fellow teachers of the sciences, to attend a practical workshop on the significance and consequences of Ocean Acidification .
Date: Monday 27 November 2017
Time: 1.30 - 3.30pm
Venue: Rangi Ruru Girls School, Christchurch.
Format: A workshop of practical activities run by Steve Cutler, who is an Educator at University of Otago's Marine Studies Centre in Portobello.
Wednesday 22 November.
To be held in association with the University of Canterbury.
Watch this space for details
New CSTA Website ... but why ?
Over the past decade a 'once per term' newsletter has been emailed to those on our database. This newsletter relied heavily on the CSTA's website, but the converse was not so ... making aspects of the newsletters redundant.
After much discussion, a survey of members was undertaken, to check the effectiveness of CSTA's communications.
transpired many of you also preferred :
Consequently this website has been completely rebuilt in an economical, yet mobile friendly format ... while retaining the opportunity of frequent updating.
This is why the 'newsletter per term' currently seems unnecessary.