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.

Primary, Secondary & SEND Schools: FREE Architecture Workshops
August 13th 2019

Primary, Secondary & SEND Schools: FREE Architecture Workshops

“RIBA is delighted to invite local primary, secondary and SEND schools in Liverpool to register to take part in our …

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STEM Ambassadors WANTED! Apollo 11 STEM Careers Talk
August 12th 2019

STEM Ambassadors WANTED! Apollo 11 STEM Careers Talk

Into Film Festival 2019 – ‘Apollo 11’ STEM Career Talk Want to use film to inspire young people into STEM? …

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STEM Ambassador Training Opportunity: HACKCampUK
August 12th 2019

STEM Ambassador Training Opportunity: HACKCampUK

HACKCampUK is an innovative and exciting project designed to connect children to careers in engineering and to play a part …

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Why do I need computing, Sir?
August 09th 2019

Why do I need computing, Sir?

Paul Thornton is a Network Education Lead for computing at STEM Learning. In his latest blog he discusses why computing …

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Eco-innovators Competition
August 09th 2019

Eco-innovators Competition

Could your students be responsible for the next iconic piece of street design? The Government’s Office for Low Emission Vehicles …

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Win Prizes! Farmvention (where farming meets invention)
August 09th 2019

Win Prizes! Farmvention (where farming meets invention)

Farmvention is a national STEM competition run by NFU Education and aimed at primary school children. The competition runs for the …

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National Centre for Computing Education: Helping you teach computing!
July 23rd 2019

National Centre for Computing Education: Helping you teach computing!

To meet the growing demand for digital skills, the National Centre for Computing Education has been set up to make …

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STEM Club in a Box: Moon Landing 50, The Brain & STEM Fun at Sefton Park Library!
July 22nd 2019

STEM Club in a Box: Moon Landing 50, The Brain & STEM Fun at Sefton Park Library!

All About STEM facilitated another awesome event with the Liverpool Green Party & Sefton Park Library to introduce STEM Learning’s …

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‘Miss… How will I use science in the future?’
July 17th 2019

‘Miss… How will I use science in the future?’

Research shows that most young people do find science interesting, what they don’t see is how it relates to them. …

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STEM Learning: The STEM Inspiration Awards
July 12th 2019

STEM Learning: The STEM Inspiration Awards

The STEM Inspiration Awards recognise and celebrate individuals, organisations and clubs working to inspire young people in science, technology, engineering …

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STEM Learning: Share your STEM story…
June 29th 2019

STEM Learning: Share your STEM story…

As the 2018-19 academic year draws to a close, STEM Learning are looking to celebrate the amazing things that have been …

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STEM Learning: The Grand Challenges – Our Futures
June 20th 2019

STEM Learning: The Grand Challenges – Our Futures

The Grand Challenges – Our Futures programme aims to help young people develop the skills needed to bridge the gap …

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Discovery Diaries: 15,000 free books to schools!
June 13th 2019

Discovery Diaries: 15,000 free books to schools!

An exciting new school project will encourage thousands of British students to realise their inner space expert and explore the …

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STEM Learning: Competitions & Challenges
June 12th 2019

STEM Learning: Competitions & Challenges

Getting students involved in competitions and challenges are a fantastic way of engaging them with STEM subjects, whilst building their …

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Gatsby Benchmarks Teacher Twilight
June 07th 2019

Gatsby Benchmarks Teacher Twilight

In partnership with the Merseyside and Warrington Science Learning Partnership, All About STEM will be delivering a free-of-charge Teacher Twilight …

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Volunteers Week: CREST Awards Mentoring
June 06th 2019

Volunteers Week: CREST Awards Mentoring

CREST mentors are volunteers who support students completing CREST Awards projects. As a CREST mentor you may help introduce young …

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Volunteers Week: Become a STEM Ambassador
June 06th 2019

Volunteers Week: Become a STEM Ambassador

STEM Ambassadors are volunteers with STEM careers and backgrounds, who give their time to help show young people where the …

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Reading is STEMsational!
June 03rd 2019

Reading is STEMsational!

All About STEM and Reading Rocks are piloting a programme to encourage an interest in STEM, via a whole-school STEM-based …

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Creative Hut – STEAM Workshops
May 29th 2019

Creative Hut – STEAM Workshops

Creative Hut is running a series of free-of-charge teacher sessions at the Pyramid Arts Centre in Warrington over the coming …

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Next generation of budding inventors and Scientists unveiled at the BP Ultimate STEM Challenge 2019 final!
May 09th 2019

Next generation of budding inventors and Scientists unveiled at the BP Ultimate STEM Challenge 2019 final!

With over 250 teams entering the 2019 ‘BP Ultimate STEM Challenge’, this year’s judges are delighted to announce that eleven …

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STEM Learning: New funding to address the gender balance in computing
May 02nd 2019

STEM Learning: New funding to address the gender balance in computing

‘The Department for Education has granted the National Centre for Computing Education £2.4 million of funding for the ‘Gender Balance …

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Top tips for delivering engineering activities
April 30th 2019

Top tips for delivering engineering activities

EngineeringUK have released a new guide to help STEM professionals and school ambassadors deliver exciting and varied activities to help …

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Event: A Pint of Science & A Journey to the Tropics!
April 28th 2019

Event: A Pint of Science & A Journey to the Tropics!

Celebrate the Pint of Science Festival & join the LSTM on a Journey to the Tropics, with researchers from the …

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Join the STEM Clubs Community Group!
April 25th 2019

Join the STEM Clubs Community Group!

STEM Clubs are a powerful and enjoyable way to engage young people with science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) subjects. …

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The Great Science Share for Schools 2019!
April 25th 2019

The Great Science Share for Schools 2019!

Take part in the Great Science Share, a national campaign that encourages young people to share their scientific questions and …

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