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Essential for UK economy that practical skills are at the heart of A levels

Practical skills are integral to science and vital for science employers Read more

09 April 2014

4-year diversity programme findings published today examining the make-up of the scientific workforce

4-year diversity programme findings published today examining the make-up of the scientific workforce Read more

07 March 2014

Not enough done to improve gender diversity in science say MPs

Science and Technology Committee urge science community to do more to tackle bias and stereotypes Read more

06 February 2014

Science Council meeting with Lord Adonis highlights urgent need for skills revolution

Science Council meeting with Lord Adonis highlights urgent need for skills revolution Read more

28 January 2014

Institute of Water launch Chartered Scientist

Institute becomes 28th licenced body of the Science Council Read more

10 December 2013

Families need broader view of science

Pupil’s narrow perception of the careers available from science limits their aspirations Read more

04 December 2013

The value of being a Chartered Scientist

The value of being a Chartered Scientist Read more

03 December 2013

CIWEM appoints new CEO

Dr. Simon Festing has been appointed as the new CEO of the Chartered Institute of Water and Environmental Management Read more

28 November 2013

‘Science teachers must maintain pupils’ curiosity’ says Ofsted

Report recognises the importance of practical science in schools Read more

22 November 2013