News

Early Term Discount

Now that back-to-school is upon us, we are offering a 10% discount for booking in September 2014, January and April 2015. Please quote the code LD1415 when booking. Find out about our shows here and book a show here

Summer at learn differently

We hope you’re enjoying the sunny (patches) and getting some much needed organisational time over the summer. learn differently are currently fixing and cleaning, and building our way to shiny new science demos to bring to an assembly hall near you. Keep your eyes out for photos of the process soon, hopefully with our eyebrows […]

Engineers Week 2014

Now that we’ve recovered from the snow, wind and partial flooding, we’d like to remember to say a big thank you to Engineers Ireland for organising a very successful Engineers Week 2014. This year it had us from Galway to Sligo and Castlebar and a few stops in between. Thanks to the venues and the […]

Discover science Belfast Telegraph posters

We’re proud to announce that we have developed a series of science posters in conjunction with the Belfast Telegraph. The posters are full of hands-on activities for young people to try at home, under the topics: Rocket Science; Slime Science; The Brain; The Science of the Circus and The Science of Magic. Since Belfast Telegraph’s […]

Extend your school with science

If you’re planning activities for your extended school scheme in 2013/14, why not include some after-school science enrichment for your pupils or an evening science show for the whole family? Find out more about these programmes and how to book here.  

Edinburgh, Newcastle and Brussels .. in a week

Paul has been busy delivering training and conference sessions recently. In a particularly busy week he was in three different countries – including speaking at a STEM conference in Technopolis, the Flemish science centre.  

Engineers Week, RoI

learn differently had a successful week delivering shows as part of Engineers Week. A busy travel schedule took in Cork, Dublin and Kilkenny, with a few stops in between. Many thanks to our the organisers for a fun-, and engineering-, filled week.

Science Week continues

National Science and Engineering week is nearly over and learn differently is busy making a reactionary mess in school halls across the country. Knockloughrim Primary was our kind host on Monday and have some photos of the event here.  

Science at Navan Centre

learn differently are in the middle of a busy week at the Navan Centre, Armagh, as part of their science week celebrations.  We’re demonstrating the wonderful world of Chemistry with experiments, explosions and thought provoking demonstrations.

“Suspense and surprise” course for NI teachers

This innovative course has been prepared through a partnership between the Belfast Education and Library Board,  the National Science Learning Centre and learn differently. The importance of creating positive emotions in the science classroom has increasingly been recognised by researchers. This course will provide teachers with an overview of the key educational, psychological and neuroscience […]