Thanks to our Ingenious funding, we are now working more closely with Jan Peters and Karen Dickens. Jan founded the Science Sisters project, which helped to inspire the School Gate SET, and Karen was one of the original members.
We’re pleased to share our press release for the Royal Academy of Engineering Ingenious funded project. Please view, download, share and generally spread the word. The focus for this project is on engineers, technologists and technicians based in the South
We are very excited to announce that The School Gate SET has been awarded an RAE “Ingenious” grant! This awards scheme supports innovative projects that engage the public with engineers and engineering. awards scheme for projects that engage the public
Guest post by Karen Dickens Back in 2007, I was fortunate to be involved at the outset of the Science Sisters project in Christchurch, Dorset. The project was the brain-child of Dr Jan Peters and funded by UKRC & EU.
Guest post by Claire EaglingEYFS/KS1 Teacher at a village school in West Norfolk A couple of years ago we identified a need to improve our pupils’ mental maths. This is a core skill which underpins all of mathematics and requires
What is STEM? STEM is simply an acronym to cover science, technology, engineering and maths. However, there can be confusion as it has been adopted by different groups to mean different things. It is worth making sure you are talking
When my eldest child started at Primary School, I was working part time and was happy to help out as part of the ‘Mums Army’. The requests included the Christmas fete, helping on school outings and listening to readers. I