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Tralee Primary Schools Receive Discover Science and Maths Awards

Tralee Primary Schools Receive Discover Science and Maths Awards

June 20, 2022 at 2:23 pm Comments are Disabled

OVER 20 primary schools in Kerry will be awarded the Discover Science and Maths Award. Led by Science Foundation Ireland (SFI), the programme aims to increase interest in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) among primary school students, parents, and teachers, nationwide in a fun and engaging way. Among the […]

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Kerry Speakers Lined Up For STEM South West 2021

Kerry Speakers Lined Up For STEM South West 2021

January 5, 2021 at 11:11 am Comments are Disabled

TWO stalwarts of Kerry’s Science Technology Engineering & Maths industry will kick off 2021 with the first STEM event of the year. Maeve Townsend, acting programme manager with KerrySciTech, a not-for-profit organization established to connect, promote, influence and develop Kerry’s science, technology and engineering ecosystem and Dr. Julie Behan, research […]

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MEP Sean Kelly with teacher Will Nolan and students Oisin McGibney, Kim McTigue and Cian Mason at the launch of the STEAM Academy at Mercy Mounthawk on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Sean Kelly Launches STEAM Academy At Mercy Mounthawk

January 17, 2020 at 2:28 pm Comments are Disabled

IRELAND South MEP, Sean Kelly, paid a visit to Mercy Mounthawk on Friday for the opening of the STEAM Academy at the secondary school. Students in Mounthawk are embracing STEAM educational approach to learning the uses Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts and Mathematics have in everyday problem solving, student inquiry, […]

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Conor Kearney,Principal Abbeydorney N.S.
MarieOConnell,Vice-PrincipalArdfert N.S.
Dr.Daniel Riordan,IMAR Research Centre,IT Tralee
Muiris O Grady,Agri-Tech Centre of Excellence,IT Tralee
Betty Stack ,Principal,Ardfert N.S.
Dr.Fiona Boyle,Agri Tech Centre of Excellence ,IT Tralee
Niall Trant ,Agri Tech Centre of Excellence ,IT Tralee
And Professor Joseph Walsh,Head of the School of Stem ,IT Tralee

‘A Perspective On Climate Change’ Offered At Ardfert School

November 18, 2019 at 11:26 am Comments are Disabled

‘A PERSPECTIVE on Climate Change’ was held in Ardfert N.S. as part of the school’s Science Week last Thursday. A big crowd arrived to experience the use of Virtual Reality in order to understand the impact of Climate Change. Principal Mrs. Stack welcomed the distinguished speakers presenting on the night, […]

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Tralee Area Schools Receive SFI Science And Maths Award

Tralee Area Schools Receive SFI Science And Maths Award

June 20, 2019 at 11:23 am Comments are Disabled

THIRTY-ONE Kerry primary schools, including many in the Tralee area (see list below) received an award recognising their achievements in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) over the 2018/19 school year. The Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) Discover Primary Science and Maths Award (DPSM) programme aims to increase interest in science, technology, […]

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Little Keely Flaherty gets a science lesson from Angelika Starosz as Sarah Flaherty looks on at the IT Tralee STEM Family Day at the ITT on Saturday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Science Events For All Enjoyed At IT Tralee Over The Weekend

November 20, 2017 at 2:22 pm Comments are Disabled

IT Tralee hosted two interesting and very well attended events at the weekend as part of the Kerry Science Festival. Friday night saw the North Campus host a STEM Enterprise and Career Expo from 6pm-9pm which aimed to connect students, graduates and job seekers with STEM businesses and enterprise from across […]

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Roisin, Tommy, Sarah and Eilish Corridan at the ITT STEM event as part of Science Week on Saturday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Thousands Attend Science Event For All The Family At IT Tralee

November 20, 2016 at 12:15 pm Comments are Disabled

THOUSANDS of people passed through the corridors of IT Tralee on Saturday as the college hosted an exciting STEM  (Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths) showcase day as part of Science Week. The day included a Careers in STEM exhibition and panel discussion facilitated by broadcaster and lecturer Dr Aoibhinn Ní Shúilleabháin where company representatives talked […]

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