Science on Stage Europe The European platform for science teachers

Science on Stage festival 2022

The 12th European Science on Stage festival will take place in spring 2022 in Prague, Czech Republic.

At the largest European educational fair for STEM teachers around 450 primary and secondary school teachers from over 30 countries come together to exchange best practice teaching concepts. They present their most innovative ideas from teachers for teachers in a fair, in workshops, and performances. 


All primary and secondary school teachers present their projects and experiments at stands in an exhibition, called fair. It is the main element of the festival. Other projects, selected by the programme committee of the festival, will be additionally presented in the categories 'Workshop' and 'On Stage Performance'.

All participants present their projects and experiments at stands in an exhibition. The fair is the main element of the festival.

Workshops (50 minutes)
Interactive hands-on sessions from teachers for teachers to work together to learn and practice new skills, develop activities or create resources.

On Stage Performances (20 minutes)
Participants hold plenary presentations, performances or experimental lectures on a stage.

Application criteria and jury

The teachers taking part in our festival are selected by the National Steering Committee in their country Those teachers present their project in a stand in the fair.

The ideal Science on Stage project

  • promotes students interest in science,
  • refers to everyday life,
  • has a sustainable effect,
  • is feasible in everyday school life and can be financed with reasonable expenses,
  • promotes inquiry-based learning.

Teachers who present additionally their projects in a workshop or on stage performance are selected by the international festival jury, which consists of science teachers, educators or representatives from ministries or universities. All board members of Science on Stage Europe are also involved.

The international jury will select at the festival the best projects awarded with the European STEM Teacher Award. In this selection process the recommendations for best projects of the Nationals Steering Committees are taken into account.

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