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Specialist science teachers in primary schools? No thanks!

In September 2014 on September 3, 2014 at 8:48 am

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Charlotte is friend of mine, and a teacher of teachers.

In this post taken from her blog, she discusses an article from the Sydney Morning Herald from September 2 2014: ‘Science teacher in every primary school’.

I think it’s a great post, particularly her objection that ‘We continue to perpetuate the myth that science isn’t for everyone; that it’s for “special”, “smarter”, or “nerdy” people, instead of the diverse group that primary school teachers are.’

Enjoy the post, and provide feedback to Charlotte directly if you feel inspired!

[image thanks to Bart Everson on flickr

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  1. Nice! Replied directly to Charlotte on her blog on this one. Clearly I should be paying closer attention to blogs like hers!!! Must bookmark it – thanks for posting!!
    Kirsti

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