Awardscompetitions;Noticeboard

2nd July 1999 at 01:00
LANGUAGES FOR EXPORT AWARD.

The Multilingualism: Carers and Children Project in Sheffield, which offers French or Spanish to under-fives, their carers, parents, teachers and family members, has received a merit award for its innovative approach involving whole school communities.

CHEMISTRY OLYMPIAD.

Sarah Crisp, Paul Wright, Alexander Thom and Anoop Shah, all under 18, have won through the qualifying rounds of this challenge organised by the Royal Society of Chemistry at more than 350 schools throughout the UK. They are representing the UK in the finals of the 31st International Chemistry Olympiad being held in Bangkok, Thailand, July 4-11.

DESIGN A KITCHEN TOWEL.

Primary school children are invited to create a design for KittenSoft kitchen towels on the theme "Children's Millennium". Closing date: July 16. The three winning designs in age categories seven to nine and 10 to 11 will be used on limited-edition kitchen rolls from mid-September. Prizes are up to pound;1,000 of W H Smith vouchers for the winning schools and pound;100 for the pupil. Details: 0171 255 1100.

Information request.

Robin Duckworth plans to apply for a PGCE primary course next year and to relocate to northern England, ideally Yorkshire. He hopes to work as a classroom assistant in that area for a year, specialising in mathematics and science. Interested schools please contact him at 33 Jerningham Road, London SE14 5NQ; e-mail: robinduckworth@yahoo.com

Subscribe to get access to the content on this page.

If you are already a Tes/ Tes Scotland subscriber please log in with your username or email address to get full access to our back issues, CPD library and membership plus page.

Not a subscriber? Find out more about our subscription offers.
Subscribe now
Existing subscriber?
Enter subscription number

Comments

The guide by your side – ensuring you are always up to date with the latest in education.

Get Tes magazine online and delivered to your door. Stay up to date with the latest research, teacher innovation and insight, plus classroom tips and techniques with a Tes magazine subscription.
With a Tes magazine subscription you get exclusive access to our CPD library. Including our New Teachers’ special for NQTS, Ed Tech, How to Get a Job, Trip Planner, Ed Biz Special and all Tes back issues.

Subscribe now