All About STEM NEWS

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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

LATEST: STEM Learning are extending the application deadline for the STEM Inspiration Awards until 27 September 2020. STEM Learning are …

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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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British Science Week 2020: Free Activity Packs!
January 29th 2020

British Science Week 2020: Free Activity Packs!

British Science Week is an exciting, fun & inspirational ten-day celebration of science, technology, engineering and maths taking place between …

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Parents & Students: Visit Macclesfield Pledge Careers and Education Fair
January 29th 2020

Parents & Students: Visit Macclesfield Pledge Careers and Education Fair

“For the fourth year, Macclesfield Pledge is running the Macclesfield Pledge Careers and Education Fair. From 4.30- 6pm it is …

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Are you a great leader? Enter The Leaders Awards!
January 28th 2020

Are you a great leader? Enter The Leaders Awards!

YES! Nominations are open for The Leaders Awards and this year All About STEM will be judging the Education Award! …

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Science & STEM Clubs: Resources, Ideas & CREST Awards
January 23rd 2020

Science & STEM Clubs: Resources, Ideas & CREST Awards

If you’re looking for inspiration for your Science or STEM Club, we have plenty of resources for you and new …

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Apply: The Salters’ Institute Festivals of Chemistry (ages 11-14)
January 22nd 2020

Apply: The Salters’ Institute Festivals of Chemistry (ages 11-14)

Applications are now open for the Salters’ Institute Festivals of Chemistry! The Festivals of Chemistry are a series of popular …

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6 Week Summer Maths Residential: Apply for PROMYS 2020
January 22nd 2020

6 Week Summer Maths Residential: Apply for PROMYS 2020

PROMYS Europe is a challenging six-week residential mathematics summer programme. Organisers at the University of Oxford are currently seeking: Pre-university …

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I’m A Scientist is back for British Science Week!
January 22nd 2020

I’m A Scientist is back for British Science Week!

YES! I’m a Scientist, is back for British Science Week this March and they have new opportunities to get involved …

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Enter The Longitude Explorer Prize!
January 22nd 2020

Enter The Longitude Explorer Prize!

The Longitude Explorer Prize is calling for young people (aged 11-16) to submit their ideas for how Artificial Intelligence can …

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Update: School Science Funding Opportunities
January 21st 2020

Update: School Science Funding Opportunities

The Royal Society of Chemistry, Royal Society of Biology & Microbiology Society have three generous grants to help support school …

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International Women’s Day Lecture: Space Scientist – Dr Maggie Aderin-Pocock MBE
January 21st 2020

International Women’s Day Lecture: Space Scientist – Dr Maggie Aderin-Pocock MBE

Celebrate International Women’s Day with a fantastic lecture from Dr Maggie Aderin-Pocock MBE! Dr Maggie Aderin-Pocock MBE is a space …

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STEM Ambassadors: Visit/Skype primary schools & raise engineering aspirations!
January 21st 2020

STEM Ambassadors: Visit/Skype primary schools & raise engineering aspirations!

The Trans-Pennine STEM Ambassador Hub are looking for Engineers to visit schools as part of a project to raise aspirations …

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STEM Ambassadors: Volunteer at an epic STEM robotics event with FIRST Tech Challenge
January 21st 2020

STEM Ambassadors: Volunteer at an epic STEM robotics event with FIRST Tech Challenge

Become a ‘Game Changer’ by donating your time and experience at the FIRST Tech Challenge UK North West Regional Tournament …

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Big Bang North West 2020: Be a Big Bang UK Competition Judge
January 20th 2020

Big Bang North West 2020: Be a Big Bang UK Competition Judge

We are looking for STEM professionals or STEM ambassadors to join the judging team for the Big Bang North West …

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National Apprenticeship Week 2020: School & College Assemblies, Workshops & Support
January 20th 2020

National Apprenticeship Week 2020: School & College Assemblies, Workshops & Support

We can’t wait to celebrate, National Apprenticeship Week 2020 will take place from the 3rd to the 9th of February. …

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Get Involved: The Apprenticeship Support & Knowledge for Schools and Colleges Project (ASK)
January 20th 2020

Get Involved: The Apprenticeship Support & Knowledge for Schools and Colleges Project (ASK)

We are excited to announce that All About STEM will continue to offer the ASK Project to schools & colleges …

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All About STEM & ScottishPower promote planet-friendly power in primary schools!
January 17th 2020

All About STEM & ScottishPower promote planet-friendly power in primary schools!

All About STEM have partnered with ScottishPower to introduce a fun, interactive primary programme to promote renewable energy. During the …

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