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Big Bang @ Priestley College: Inspirational STEM for Cheshire Schools!
February 28th 2020

Big Bang @ Priestley College: Inspirational STEM for Cheshire Schools!

On the 25th of February, All About STEM partnered with Higher Horizons & Priestley College to inspire schools across Cheshire via another fantastic …

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The Great Science Share for Schools!
February 28th 2020

The Great Science Share for Schools!

‘A national campaign nurturing young people’s scientific curiosity.’ The Great Science Share for Schools is all about children communicating something …

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CREST Gold Award for Learners (16+)
February 27th 2020

CREST Gold Award for Learners (16+)

Did you know that during a CREST Gold Award learners hone their investigative skills and employ scientific methods to conduct their own …

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All About STEM: Engineering Your Future schoolgirl returns as inspirational expert!
February 20th 2020

All About STEM: Engineering Your Future schoolgirl returns as inspirational expert!

What a sensational success story! We are excited to introduce you to our amazing STEM Ambassador, Krystina Pearson-Rampeearee. A few …

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Secondary Schools: Enter The Making Musical Waves Challenge
February 19th 2020

Secondary Schools: Enter The Making Musical Waves Challenge

The Mathematics of Waves and Materials group at the University of Manchester are launching the “Making Musical Waves Challenge” this …

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UK-RAS: School Robot Competition 2020
February 19th 2020

UK-RAS: School Robot Competition 2020

Can your class master Mars? Do you have what it takes to design a robot to explore exciting space terrains? …

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2-7 March: National Careers Week 2020
February 19th 2020

2-7 March: National Careers Week 2020

National Careers Week (NCWCIC) is a celebration of careers guidance and free resources in education across the UK. The aim …

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Students 14 or over? Try a CREST Silver Challenge!
February 18th 2020

Students 14 or over? Try a CREST Silver Challenge!

CREST Silver Awards challenge your 14+ year old students as they run their own STEM projects in teams or individually. …

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STEM Learning: Grand Challenge Places for Careers Teachers & Leaders
February 18th 2020

STEM Learning: Grand Challenge Places for Careers Teachers & Leaders

STEM Learning have a number of additional Grand Challenge placement opportunities available for 2020! The placements are funded by UK …

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Schools: Visit Sci-Tech Daresbury Open Week 2020
February 18th 2020

Schools: Visit Sci-Tech Daresbury Open Week 2020

Daresbury Open Week is a fantastic chance to visit, have fun & learn! Daresbury Laboratory is one of three Research …

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All About STEM: National Apprenticeship Week Assemblies – The ASK Project!
February 14th 2020

All About STEM: National Apprenticeship Week Assemblies – The ASK Project!

All About STEM celebrated National Apprenticeship Week by touring schools across the region to present free Ask Project assemblies. Over 5 days we informed over …

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Scientists & Engineers WANTED: Support Tomorrow’s Climate Scientists
February 13th 2020

Scientists & Engineers WANTED: Support Tomorrow’s Climate Scientists

The Royal Society Schools Engagement team are looking for scientists and engineers to support a new programme for 2020 called …

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CREST Awards: Primary Engineering!
February 13th 2020

CREST Awards: Primary Engineering!

But CREST focuses on science, right? Wrong! CREST Awards cover numerous subjects via many different projects… including engineering! Every session …

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STEM Learning: NEW Spring Primary & Secondary Magazines
February 13th 2020

STEM Learning: NEW Spring Primary & Secondary Magazines

The new Spring STEM Learning magazines are available online!  The STEM Learning magazines draw on the expertise of the National …

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Get the Inside Scoop – Your School Could Be All About STEM!
February 13th 2020

Get the Inside Scoop – Your School Could Be All About STEM!

Come and meet the team to discuss your role and what’s happening in your school! Members of All About STEM will be …

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STEM Club Champions: FREE Workshops!
February 12th 2020

STEM Club Champions: FREE Workshops!

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

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Charles Darwin Day: Resources & CREST Awards
February 11th 2020

Charles Darwin Day: Resources & CREST Awards

We’ve brought together a fantastic selection of resources to help you celebrate International Charles Darwin Day in school or at …

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International Day of Women & Girls in Science
February 11th 2020

International Day of Women & Girls in Science

On the International Day of Women and Girls in Science, share your stories, celebrate women and girls who are leading …

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Safer Internet Day 2020
February 10th 2020

Safer Internet Day 2020

Safer Internet Day 2020 is being celebrated globally today on Tuesday the 11th of February with the slogan “together for …

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Big Bang North West 2020 Exhibitor Hacks: Plan Your Stand
February 07th 2020

Big Bang North West 2020 Exhibitor Hacks: Plan Your Stand

So you’ve decided to join the Big Bang North West party! Now what? Panic? Yes, many thousands of the North …

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Enter The ENTHUSE Celebration Awards & STEM Inspiration Awards
February 06th 2020

Enter The ENTHUSE Celebration Awards & STEM Inspiration Awards

STEM Learning are looking to recognise those who go the extra mile to inspire young people to pursue STEM subjects. …

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CREST Gold Award: Your CV & UCAS Personal Statement
February 06th 2020

CREST Gold Award: Your CV & UCAS Personal Statement

Did you know that during a CREST Gold Award learners hone their investigative skills and employ scientific methods to conduct …

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Gatsby Benchmark 4: FREE Born to Engineer Classroom Packs
February 03rd 2020

Gatsby Benchmark 4: FREE Born to Engineer Classroom Packs

Born to Engineer have worked with STEM Learning to produce a series of classroom toolkits based on the national curriculum around their …

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CREST (Primary) – Superstar Awards Spotlight!
January 30th 2020

CREST (Primary) – Superstar Awards Spotlight!

CREST is a STEM enrichment programme for young people that inspires, enables and rewards open ended project work. Superstar Awards are …

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All About STEM & The OR Society: Training – Think Maths!
January 30th 2020

All About STEM & The OR Society: Training – Think Maths!

On the 29th of January, The Operational Research Society and All About STEM offered training for anyone interested in running activities to enthuse …

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