Science on Stage Europe The European platform for science teachers

Prof. Dr. Marika Kapanadze
Science Education Research Centre SALiS / Ilia State University

Science on Stage Georgia

Science on Stage Georgia aims to encourage and motivate Georgian teachers from all regions over the country to collaborate, to share ideas and present their projects on stage, to discuss the new approaches for STEM teaching for improving their own practice. Science on Stage Georgia will promote the teachers’ professional development through cooperation on national and international level.

Every two years, Science on Stage Georgia will organise the national event for Georgian teachers. The festival will aim at supporting STEM teachers to present their best practice examples on national level. The best projects will be elected for participation in the European Science on Stage festivals.

Science on Stage Georgia will organise national conferences, workshops and teacher trainings. The materials from these events will be available online for all Georgian teachers in national language.

Georgia is a member of Science on Stage from November 2016. Science Education Research Centre SALiS at Ilia State University will be the official organiser of all events of Science on Stage in Georgia. The national steering committee will support all activities of Science on Stage in Georgia.


Georgian Science on Stage festival, 8 December 2018

The Georgian Science on Stage festival 2018 took place on 8 December 2018 in Tbilisi at Ilia State University. It was the first national event in Georgia. 25 STEM teachers presented their ideas and more than 100 teachers from different regions of the country visited the festival as well as the Deputy Minister of the Georgian Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport, Mrs Irina Abuladze. 

At the event the three projects with four Science teachers were selected to represent Georgia at the European Science on Stage festival 2019 in Cascais, Portugal.

Pictures © Science on Stage Georgia / Ilia State University Tbilisi

On 20 April 2018 there was also an information day fat Ilia State University, Tbilisi, for teachers interested in applying for the Georgian festival. The event was recorded and can be watched on Youtube.

Science on Stage workshops in Georgia

Georgian Science on Stage STEM event