About HSCI: Mission

Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.

Benjamin Franklin

The Hands-on Science network aim to:

  • Contribute to the generalization innovation and improvement of Science and Science & Technology education at basic vocational training secondary and higher education schools by hands-on experimental investigative practice in the classroom;
  • Bring hands-on active learning of Science into the classroom and into the soul and spirit of the school and making it the core of Science Education;
  • Promote the development of Scientific Literacy at all levels of our Societies.

  • ...Educating for Science and through Science...

News

Barcelona will host HSCI2018

15th International Conference on Hands on Science “Advancing Science. Improving Education”, University of Barcelona, Faculty of Biology, Barcelona, July 16th to 20th, 2018.

27/07/2017
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HSCI 2017 - International Conference on Hands-on Science

14th International Conference on Hands-on Science

03/03/2017
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“À Descoberta da LUz” 3rd edition (2017)

“À Descoberta da LUZ” 3rd edition (2017)

05/02/2017
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RoboParty 2017

RoboParty 2017 (2-4 March 2017, Guimarães, Portugal)

Join RoboParty for another robot and knowledge party.

Registration opened

30/12/2016
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Children's Summit

The thought of creating a platform on which children could come together to express their outlook

30/12/2016