Welcome to the website of the Irish Agricultural Science Teachers’ Association (IASTA). IASTA aims to serve the teachers of Agricultural Science in Ireland by providing resources for teachers, organising events and providing up to date news about Irish farming to teachers.
TCD have announced details of a new Master of Education (M.Ed.) in Science Education. The programme, aimed at science educators at all levels, “aims to give students the academic and practical skills they need to develop a critical understanding of the role of science education, research and communication in society“. The programme has both taught and research […]
The Irish Farmers Journal, along with open air, host the first ever Agri-Careers Fair on Thursday March 3rd 2016. The event takes place in the RDS from 11am-8pm and there will be plenty on offer on the day which senior cycle students. The main focus of the day will be to encourage and inspire students that there is a viable future career in the […]
IASTA will host an All Ireland Agricultural Science Table Quiz on Thursday April 7th 2016 in Portlaoise (venue to be confirmed) beginning at 6:30pm. Team must consist of four members from Leaving Certificate Agricultural Science (final year pupils only). There will be a small entry fee (€20) per team, which will be collected on the night […]