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OTTER partners up with PAFSE

OTTER and PAFSE (Partnerships for Science Education) are both projects related to science education and have many common threads to explore when it comes to boosting students’ awareness of the impact of plastic use!  

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A new collaboration was born! This month OTTER met with its sister-project Surrounded by Science (SbS), with whom we found many ways of collaborating together. But before getting there, let us tell you what SbS is about.

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UL organized an Education Outside the Classroom webinar

This week saw the introduction of Education Outside the Classroom to pre-service teachers in the University of Limerick.
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The OTTER Team meets in Budapest

After one year of online collaboration, the OTTER team holds first in-person meeting in Budapest, discussing the project's progress and future milestones (and having a blast!)
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Education Outside the Classroom - The Finnish way!

Finland has a long tradition in Education Outside Classroom (EOC), an approach often characterized by curriculum-based educational activities practiced outside the school buildings, in natural (e.g., a park or forest) or cultural (e.g., a museum or library) settings.
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Why should our kids learn science?

10 reasons why science learning is still powerful in the age of smartphones and Google
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