All About STEM NEWS

All About STEM is always out and about. Here we bring you stories of what we've done and news items about things we're planning. We're adding new items regularly so come back to see what we're up to.

Colleges & Mentors Wanted: NEW Maths in Further Education Project
September 29th 2020

Colleges & Mentors Wanted: NEW Maths in Further Education Project

STEM Learning is seeking expressions of interest from FE Colleges & mentors to take part in a pilot project to …

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STEM Ambassadors: A Climate Change Project for Catalyst Magazine
September 29th 2020

STEM Ambassadors: A Climate Change Project for Catalyst Magazine

Issue 39 of Catalyst Magazine, due in January 2021, will be themed around Climate Change. STEM Learning UK are looking for real-time …

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Teachers: How STEM Ambassadors can support Computing in school
September 29th 2020

Teachers: How STEM Ambassadors can support Computing in school

An exciting opportunity for teachers in the North West to hear how our local STEM Ambassadors can support the computing …

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Event: STEMFest in Space!
September 28th 2020

Event: STEMFest in Space!

A fantastic opportunity for schools from RTC STEM with STEM ambassadors, celebrities & astronauts – excite your learners about Space! …

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All About STEM: Unilever Teach-Meet!
September 28th 2020

All About STEM: Unilever Teach-Meet!

Come and meet virtually with the All About STEM team. We have awesome Zoom sessions coming up and so much support on …

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Recycle Week 2020: Resources & Activities!
September 23rd 2020

Recycle Week 2020: Resources & Activities!

Now in its 17th year, Recycle Week is a celebration of recycling, organised by WRAP via Recycle Now. The aim of the week …

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Zoom: Teachers – What the STEM Ambassador Programme can do for you!
September 23rd 2020

Zoom: Teachers – What the STEM Ambassador Programme can do for you!

STEM Ambassadors, Employer Links and Gatsby BenchmarksZoom (Online): Tuesday 20th October 2020 – 4:00 pm YES! All About STEM is …

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Become a Climate Detective! (Ages 8-15)
September 22nd 2020

Become a Climate Detective! (Ages 8-15)

The European Space Agency (ESA) is inviting students (8-15) to team up and join the Climate Detectives school project (commencing …

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Celebrate World Space Week 2020! Resources, Projects & Activities
September 22nd 2020

Celebrate World Space Week 2020! Resources, Projects & Activities

World Space Week takes place annually from October 4 – 11. It is the largest space event in the world and …

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Engineering Fairy Tales – Primary School & Home Resource
September 21st 2020

Engineering Fairy Tales – Primary School & Home Resource

STEMFirst have partnered with BAE Systems to put their popular Engineering Fairy tale stories online. ‘You can listen to STEM …

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CanSat 2021 Competition (Students 14+)
September 17th 2020

CanSat 2021 Competition (Students 14+)

Can you build a satellite? You can with CanSat!The CanSat competition provides students with the opportunity to have practical experience …

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Teach Computing: Computer Science Accelerator Programme
September 17th 2020

Teach Computing: Computer Science Accelerator Programme

Take your first steps towards teaching GCSE computer science and establish a foundational knowledge of concepts, terminology and classroom practice.  …

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Remote Activity: Talk to Teachers about your role as a STEM Ambassador
September 16th 2020

Remote Activity: Talk to Teachers about your role as a STEM Ambassador

We’re inviting STEM ambassadors to talk to teachers about what they do and how they inspire young people! During the …

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Mission X: Train Like An Astronaut!
September 15th 2020

Mission X: Train Like An Astronaut!

Mission X is an international educational challenge, focusing on fitness and nutrition, that encourages students to train like an astronaut. Teams …

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The European Astro-Pi Challenge!
September 14th 2020

The European Astro-Pi Challenge!

Giving young people the chance to run their computer programs in space… The European Astro Pi Challenge offers young people …

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Celebrate National Coding Week 2020! Resources & Ideas
September 10th 2020

Celebrate National Coding Week 2020! Resources & Ideas

National Coding Week begins on the 14th of September 2020. The week aims to build people’s digital skills and confidence and …

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Cheshire & Wirral Science Learning Partnership: Embedding employability skills and engaging students in STEM
September 10th 2020

Cheshire & Wirral Science Learning Partnership: Embedding employability skills and engaging students in STEM

How can we better integrate employability skills into science teaching?“Sarah Longshaw, Lead at the Cheshire & Wirral Science Learning Partnership (SLP), …

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STEM Learning Support: Trainee Teachers & ITE Providers
September 08th 2020

STEM Learning Support: Trainee Teachers & ITE Providers

STEM Learning can support you in providing the best possible Initial Teacher Education for your trainees, from CPD courses developed …

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STEM Club Champions: FREE Online Workshops!
September 03rd 2020

STEM Club Champions: FREE Online Workshops!

All About STEM are STEM Club Champions for the Merseyside, West Cheshire, Warrington, Chester and West Lancashire areas! As your STEM Club Champions, we …

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Zoom: STEM Ambassador Online Training – Best Practice (Using Online Resources)
September 03rd 2020

Zoom: STEM Ambassador Online Training – Best Practice (Using Online Resources)

Are you a STEM Ambassador who wants to learn how to effectively provide an online activity or resource for teachers …

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We can’t afford an inspiration U-turn…
September 03rd 2020

We can’t afford an inspiration U-turn…

Grab yourself a brew and get comfy because this is a bit of a long one… I got a message …

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Zoom: STEM Ambassador Platform – Teacher Training
August 27th 2020

Zoom: STEM Ambassador Platform – Teacher Training

Come and meet virtually with the All About STEM team!Find out more about the support, resources & programmes we offer.We have two …

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Zoom: Discover Primary CREST Awards!
August 27th 2020

Zoom: Discover Primary CREST Awards!

Come and meet virtually with the All About STEM team!Find out more about the support, resources & programmes we offer.We have two …

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Be Inspirational: Become a STEM Ambassador!
September 08th 2020

Be Inspirational: Become a STEM Ambassador!

Imagine knowing that you had made a REAL difference.That you had sparked a young person’s interest and set them on …

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All About STEM: Back to School Support Resources – Covid 19
August 26th 2020

All About STEM: Back to School Support Resources – Covid 19

As children are thinking about going back to school, or starting school for the first time, there will be a …

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