Every year Ideasgym organizes the Science on Stage Egypt Festival. Teachers from Egypt present and exchange their ideas, projects and methods at
Afterwards spread throughout Egypt via follow-up activities.
The Egyptian Finals will be on April in Nile University During the National Science and Engineering Fair.
Top 3 Winners will represent Egypt in the European Science on Stage Festival, in Hungary, 2017.
European Science on Stage festival 2017
Under the motto 'Inventing the Future of Science Education' the next Science on Stage festival, the largest European educational fair for STEM teachers, will take place from 29 June – 2 July 2017 in the Kölcsey Convention Centre in Debrecen, Hungary. At the festival around 450 primary teachers and STEM teachers will come together to exchange innovative teaching concepts. They present their most innovative ideas from teachers for teachers in a fair, in workshops, and performances.
How to Apply for Science on Stage Egypt
All projects presented at the festival represent inquiry-based learning approaches. Please allocate your project to one of the guiding themes:
Projects for pre-school and primary school children.
Projects which use science to explore environmental, health and sustainability issues.
Projects which use information and communication technologies in the classroom.
Projects which address socio-economic, gender and cultural inequalities.
Projects developed in cooperation with schools, the industry or universities.
Projects which are simple and can be adapted by everyone.
All primary to 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 a table 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 (30 minutes)
Participants hold plenary presentations, performances
or experimental lectures on a stage.
The ideal Science on Stage project
Teachers who present additionally their projects in a workshop or on stage performance are selected by the festival jury, which consists of science teachers, educators or representatives from ministries or universities. All board members of Science on Stage are also involved.
The jury will select at the festival the best projects awarded with the Egypt Science Teacher Award. In this selection process the recommendations for best projects of the Nationals Steering Committees are taken into account. Top 3 Winners will represent Egypt in the European Science on Stage in Hungary 2017.
National and International Festivals
Deadline 15 March 2017