BRINGING SCIENCE TO YOU
offers a free province-wide service that supports the efforts of
teachers and parents to spark an interest in science and math among
Alberta students. Our volunteers:
classroom presentations demonstrating science and math
in career events
with career interviews and job shadows for high school students.
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is a tremendous resource base of practicing scientists who can share
their knowledge and experience with young people. They also help
to promote an interest in the sciences, science-based careers, math
and technology. For more information, or to book volunteers, contact
our Outreach program.
is responsible for regulating the practice of engineering, geology
and geophysics in the province of Alberta. Established in 1920,
APEGGA is the largest professional association in Alberta, with
over 40,000 members.
Are We Doing?
public awareness of engineering, geology and geophysics professions.
an interest in math and science through the Alberta school system.
the APEGGA Teacher Awards which recognize outstanding math and
science teachers. (Teacher Awards online
provincial math and science events.
to assist in the development of math and science curricula.
Are We Interested?
recognizes that engineering, science and technology are an important
part of Canada's future in world markets.
show declining university enrollment in math and science.
predict upcoming shortages of skilled technical labour.
believes more students will enter math and science fields if their
interest is nurtured throughout their primary and secondary school