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...


Contest - "À Descoberta da Luz” 4th edition (2018)

"À Descoberta da LUZ - 4th edition (2018)


RoboParty 2018

A 12ª edição da RoboParty® já tem data marcada. Irá decorrer nos próximos dias 22 a 24 de Março de 2018 na Universidade do Minho, em Guimarães.
As inscrições já se encontram abertas, mas atenção porque as inscrições são limitadas.


RoboParty 2017 - Lisboa Games Week

RoboParty 2017 - Lisboa Games Week - is held 16-19 November (Lisbon, Portugal).
Join RoboParty for another robot and knowledge party. Registration opened since August 17


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.