Alom Shaha

Wednesday, April 5 2017 at 7:30PM

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60 Old Woolwich Road, Greenwich, London SE10 9NY

Alom Shaha

What's the talk about?

NB This talk was originally scheduled for June 2016

Alom Shaha has spent most of his professional life sharing his passion for science and education with the public and currently splits his time between teaching Physics and producing and presenting educational videos. In this talk, Alom tells the story of his first scientific discovery, how and why he became a science teacher, the challenges and rewards of the job, what he thinks science education is for, and how parents can contribute positively to their children's science education.

Alom is a Physics teacher at a comprehensive school in London. When he's not teaching, he works as a film-maker, writer and science communicator. Alom is a trustee of the British Humanist Association, and is the author of The Young Atheist’s Handbook.