Calendar of Events

Upcoming events of interest to teachers.

2017  UN International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development
March LEARNZ 
March DoC News and Events
March (Wellington) Education at Zealandia
March (Otago) Whats On at Otago Museum
March ( Wellington) Museums Wellington
2017  Booking form for Science Roadshow
-8 April (Auckland) TEMP: a month of outdoor arts science climate change events
30 March (Christchurch) Employability skills for key industries PLD for Secondary
30 March (Lower Hutt)

Cafe Scientifique:Advances in modern Alchemy

30 March (Napier)

Left or right in nature, or why is the universe left-handed?

30 March-1 July (Auckland)

Ngāi Tipu Taketake – Indigenous Flora

31 March (applications close) Environmental Fund for schools
31 March (Palmerston North)

A Tectonic Shift in Engineering Education

31 March (Lower Hutt) Exploring Enviroschools Workshop
April to October ‘Ask me a Question’From April to October, the Royal Society of New Zealand is giving school students (up to Year 8) the opportunity to have our experts answer their questions on a range of science topics. 
02 April ( national) NZ reverts to NZST (UT +12 hours) on April 2 at 3am.
03 April National Biomechanics Day
04 April (Auckland)

Sir Venkatraman (Venki) Ramakrishnan | Antibiotics and the cell’s protein factory

04 April (Wellington) Computing the Truth
05 April (Auckland-North Shore) Brightsparks Workshop for teachers
04 April (Auckland-Central) Brightsparks Workshop for teachers
05 April (Auckland-West) Brightsparks Workshop for teachers
05 April (on-line) Technology scholarship in digital technologies webinar
05-06 April (Wellington) Wild Ideas
06 April (Auckland-East) Brightsparks Workshop for teachers
06 April (Online PLD) Diving into inquiry with whio
10 April (Hawkes Bay) Brightsparks Workshop for teachers
11 April (Taupo) Brightsparks Workshop for teachers
11 April (Tauranga)

Dr Helen Czerski | Bubbles: The Bath and Beyond

12 April (Auckland) Dr Helen Czerski | Bubbles: The Bath and Beyond
12 April (Bay of Plenty) Brightsparks Workshop for teachers
12 April (Timau) Employability skills for key industries PLD for Secondary
13 April (Hamilton) Brightsparks Workshop for teachers
18-21 April TRCC Course – for Agriculture and Horticulture Teachers and Leaders – Growing Value through innovation and future focused education
18-21 April (Timaru) Sir Paul Callaghan Science Academy
22 April Earth Day
09 May(Wellington) Digital Technologies Professional Support for Schools 2017
11 May (on line)

Conservation education and enquiry PLD with the Science Learning Hub

11 May(Wellington) Digital Technologies Professional Support for Schools 2017
15 May(wellington region. Applications close) 2017 Innovative Young Minds
16 May (Christchurch) Time Travel: A History
23 May (on line) People and Water – looking at our water networks (LEARNZ)
 27 May (Wellington) TEDxWellington 2017 
01 June (on line)

Conservation education and enquiry PLD with the Science Learning Hub

12-22 June(Nationwide) Digital Technologies Professional Support for Schools 2017
22 June (on line)

Conservation education and enquiry PLD with the Science Learning Hub

30 June ( entries close 5pm) NZTA Future Transport Competition 2017
10-11 July (Wellington) NZACDITT Skills17 Conference
10-12 July (Cambridge) Biolive-ChemEd 2017 Conference
11-12 July (Auckland) TRCC Course-Primary Science  Education Conference
11-14 July (Rotorua) Sir Paul Callaghan Science Academy
18-19 July (Christchurch) TRCC Course-Primary Science Education Conference
18-21 July (Wellington) Sir Paul Callaghan Science Academy
31 July onward (Nationwide) Digital Technologies Professional Support for Schools 2017
15 August (online) LEARNZ: Kiwi – from lifted egg to free adult
22-25 August (Auckland) Sir Paul Callaghan Science Academy
29 August (on line) Finding Resilience  with LEARNZ- the technology behind locating and responding to natural hazards
12-15 September (Christchurch) Sir Paul Callaghan Science Academy
3-5 October (Hamilton) Sir Paul Callaghan Science Academy
3-6 October (Christchurch New Zealand Association of Mathematics Teachers (NZAMT) Conference
10-13 October (Gisborne) Sir Paul Callaghan Science Academy
10-12 October (Whangarei) Conference for school science technicians 
11-13 October(Hamilton) U Learn
17 October (on line) LEARNZ: What’s the Plan Stan? 
25 October (Entries close) Transpower Neighbourhood Engineers Awards 
16-19 November (Nationwide) Digital Technologies Professional Support for Schools 2017