Bringing STEM to life through real-world engineering

Brilliant experiences, inspiring careers resources and stories that showcase modern engineering

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Neon is 1!

Happy birthday to us! Since 29 September 2020, when Neon made its first appearance online, over 65,000 visitors have come to check out the site, looking at over 220,000 pages. 1,750 teachers and careers advisors from 1,100 amazing schools are now registered users, with access to all its 146 experiences, 33 careers resources and 123 case studies.

Here's to the next 12 months, it's guaranteed to be even bigger and better!

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Helping teachers get started with engineering inspiration

Bitesize inspiration

A series of short and easy to arrange activities.

Activities for all timeframes

Explore experiences that last under an hour to those that take up a day.

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Get practical tips from schools across the UK.

Brilliant experiences

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Anytime, anywhere engineers

Find out about the future of food and farming with amazing live or on-demand engineering sessions alongside immersive 3D tours of agricultural engineering workplaces.

  • Ages 10 to 13
  • Online
  • Multi-session
  • Free

Tomorrow’s Engineers Week Schools COP

Watch the Schools COP broadcast and use the lesson plans to give students the opportunity to learn more about engineering and the positive impact that it can have on the climate emergency.

  • Ages 11 to 19
  • Online
  • 1 to 2 hours
  • Free

Skills Miner Aerospace

4 levels built in Minecraft to introduce 12 to 14 year olds to new and future technologies, and the skills required for rewarding careers in aerospace engineering.

  • Ages 12 to 14
  • Online
  • Flexible project work
  • Free

Careers resources

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Case studies

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