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Catalyst magazine - digital teachers’ notes

Catalyst is a unique, subscription based, science magazine that provides STEM insight for 14 – 19 year old students. Featuring articles on cutting-edge science, research and interviews - prepared by those in academia and industry - Catalyst excites, engages and inspires students; encourages teaching, learning and debate among students, teachers and technicians and enriches the curriculum and extra-curricular activities.

Every edition of Catalyst includes a dedicated set of digital teachers’ notes written by subject specialists to bring Catalyst alive in the classroom. Download, and use them with your students to discover ideas and resources to explore and build on the ideas covered in the latest edition.

Catalyst and accompanying teachers’ notes are published three times a year in September, January and April. If you’d like to find out more visit


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