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Primary Science - Growing Science Capital

This special issue of the Association of Science Education's Primary Science publication celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Children Challenging Industry programme, has articles written by the Centre for Industry Education Collaboration (CIEC) team highlighting the importance of working across the boundaries between education and industry, and the challenges of working between two different cultures. It discusses the benefits to teachers and pupils of schools working with industry, such as providing pupils with context and real life examples of the role of scientists in society

Articles include:

  • A whole school approach to developing science capital
  • Sustainable stories and solutions for our planet
  • Take your science teaching to the next level: STEM volunteers in the classroom

Working with industry allows pupils to apply science to their daily lives in a meaningful way.

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