What is the Badge of Excellence?

The Badge of Excellence is a continued pilot being run by Science Foundation Ireland that is a third level of achievement for the SFI Discover Science and Maths Award:

  • Level 1 Certificate of STEM
  • Level 2 Plaque of STEM
  • Level 3 Badge of Excellence for STEM Awareness

The Badge of Excellence for STEM Awareness is to acknowledge schools that have achieved a Plaque of STEM and have also demonstrate excellence in their efforts to raise awareness of and excitement about STEM among the following groups:

  1. Pupils
  2. Teachers
  3. Parents & Guardians

 To be Eligible to apply for a Badge of Excellence for STEM Awareness the school must have achieved a plaque of STEM at least once previously

Exemplars

Ravenswell

St Mary’s Central NS

St. Colemans Clara National School

Scoil Chaitríona Junior (Prezi)