Chemistry & Science Teacher & Science Projects Coordinator Erentay Education Consulting
Science on Stage Turkey
Science on Stage Turkey aims at creating a motivating and inspiring platform both for STEM teachers and young learners for presenting and exchanging their unique and innovative approaches and ideas while addressing the issues related to science learning and sustainability. It helps build an energetic field of shared hands on practices and resources through connecting groups of teachers and students in a large scale.
Science on Stage Turkey offers training seminars, exhibitions, fairs, workshops and summits in several parts of the country and cooperates with other European and overseas projects.
Further information in national language can be obtained at Science on Stage Turkey web page.
Within this event Kirsi Rehunen from Finland presented her 'Nature Project for Finland' and Nilgün Erentay, Science on Stage Turkey, presented 'Science on Stage Europe: A unique Platform for Teaching Ideas'. This presentation was part of the follow-up programme 'Take a Workshop to your Country'.
The participants had the opportunity to become a scientist for a day and discover different scientific disciplines. So also at the Aydın University in İstanbul, which was hosting the European Researchers’ Night event on Friday, 2 October 2015. Science on Stage Turkey took part with the Turkish NSC informing about Science on Stage Europe, its mission and the Science on Stage festival 2015. During the presentation samples of several projects exhibited at Science on Stage festival 2015 have been presented as well. Find further information about the European Researchers' Night here.
This year Science on Stage Turkey will send 5 delegates to the European Science on Stage festival 2015 in London. The participants were chosen on the Turkish National Selection Event in Ankara on November 30th. Taking part are:
Özden Acar from Gelişim College, Izmir (Project: Saving World With Balanced Forces)
Ömer Günaydın from Beşikdüzü Vocational High School, Trabzon (Project: Creative Thinking Project Based Teams)
İbrahim Kasapoğlu from Izmir Sev Middle School, Izmir (Project: Experimenter)
Fatih Kürşat Cansu from Bahçeşehir College, Istanbul (Project: Travel of divisibilty on graphs)
Seda Altay from Doğankent Celil Çavuşoğlu Primary School, Adana (Project: The Extinct Animal Friends are in Our Classroom)
Find the full description of the projects of the Turkish delegation for London 2015 here.
To find more information about the Turkish delegates visit Science on Stage Turkey.
The first Science on Stage Turkey event has been held at 30 November 2014 in Ankara. Please find more details on www.scienceonstageturkey.org. At the national event in Ankara, the Turkish delegate teachers for the European Science on Stage Festival 2015 in London have been selected.