Digital experiences

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51 Experiences

 
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STEM Ambassadors

STEM Ambassadors from a wide range of STEM-related jobs to help bring subjects to life.

  • Ages 5 to 19
  • In-school
  • Full day
  • Free
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TeenTech Awards

The TeenTech Awards are for students working in teams to look at problems large and small to see if they can find a better way of doing things.

  • Ages 8 to 19
  • In-school
  • Flexible project work
  • Free
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Big Bang Digital 2020

The Big Bang is back and this time, it’s digital! Give your students an inspirational insight into the world of science, engineering and the amazing work of scientists and engineers in a pandemic.

  • Ages 11 to 19
  • In-school
  • Full day
  • Free
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Bring it On!

North East online video exhibition for future engineers.

  • Ages 9 to 14
  • In-school
  • Up to an hour
  • Free
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Webb Space Telescope and Cosmic Mining Project

Schools are invited to work with astronomers from the UK Astronomy Technology Centre to identify potential targets for the James Webb Space Telescope!

  • Ages 14 to 19
  • In-school
  • Half a day
  • Free
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BCS Careers Inspiration

Inspiring young people with a series of career-focused discussions on the technology industry. 

  • Ages 11 to 19
  • In-school
  • Up to an hour
  • Free
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Youth STEM Matters

Do your students want to be heard on a global platform? Encourage them to submit an article to Youth STEM Matters, a youth-led scientific journal.

  • Ages 5 to 19
  • In-school
  • Flexible project work
  • Cost may apply
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Who wants to be a Superhero?

An energetic and interactive careers-driven show introducing engineers and scientists who turn superhero powers into real-life wonders.

  • Ages 7 to 13
  • In-school
  • 1-2 hours
  • Cost applies
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Online 3D printing workshop

Renishaw Education Outreach are offering free, online STEM-related courses to inspire the next generation of engineers.

  • Ages 9 to 13
  • In-school
  • 1-2 hours
  • Free
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Amey Chat & Learn

Request a virtual 1-2-1 career talk with a professional from an engineering or construction company.

  • Ages 14 to 19
  • In-school
  • Up to an hour
  • Free
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Inspiring the Future

Find an inspirational STEM volunteer from the world of work for engaging virtual career talks, activities and Q&A sessions. 

  • Ages 11 to 18
  • In-school
  • 1-2 hours
  • Free
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Replacing Brunel's Bridge

A new bridge is needed to cross a gorge! Students need to use their skills and creativity to design a bridge with help from engineering experts at WSP. 

  • Ages 16 to 18
  • In-school
  • Multi-session
  • Free
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Primary Futures

Primary Futures connects educators with inspiring volunteers from the world of work to plan engaging virtual activities from job talks to a 'What's My Line' game.

  • Ages 5 to 11
  • In-school
  • 1-2 hours
  • Free
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Tech Tuesdays

Show young people how technology is changing the world of work and how their hobbies and passions could lead them into a career in technology in the future.

  • Ages 7 to 16
  • In-school
  • Up to an hour
  • Free
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Graft & Glory: Virtual Exhibition

Explore our Virtual Exhibition to unearth engineering in the North East, past, present and future.

  • Ages 5 to 19
  • In-school
  • 1-2 hours
  • Free
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Common Good Challenges

Our engineering challenges inspire young people to give engineering a go, following in the footsteps of great engineers from the North East.

  • Ages 5 to 14
  • In-school
  • 1-2 hours
  • Free
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Steam School Virtual Club

Steam School is a virtual club for future inventors and tech entrepreneurs aged 9 to 14 years old. 

  • Ages 9 to 14
  • In-school
  • Multi-session
  • Cost applies
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Crumble Engineering STEM Online

Inspire engineering through creative making and coding, students can use a microcontroller to bring components alive!

  • Ages 11 to 19
  • In-school
  • Multi-session
  • Cost applies
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Virtual STEM Workshops

A range of virtual STEM Workshops for Key Stages 2 and 3 which can be carried out in class or at home.

  • Ages 6 to 11
  • In-school
  • 1-2 hours
  • Free in Northern Ireland
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IET Virtual Faraday Challenge

The Virtual Faraday Challenge is open to young people at home, in school, individually or as a group/family

  • Ages 7 to 15
  • In-school
  • Flexible project work
  • Free
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Children Challenging Industry

Hands-on, in-class activities, live interaction with industry professionals with an integrated CPD opportunity. 

  • Ages 9 to 11
  • In-school
  • Multi-session
  • Cost applies
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The Big Bang Competition

Could your student be the next GSK UK Young Scientist or Engineer of the Year?
  • Ages 11 to 19
  • In-school
  • Flexible project work
  • Free
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STEMettes Easter Explore

Free sessions exploring STEM careers, advice and opportunities.

  • Ages 7 to 19
  • In-school
  • Multi-session
  • Free
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Net Zero Challenge

A project-based activity for students to help their community reach Net Zero.

  • Ages 10 to 19
  • In-school
  • Flexible project work
  • Free
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Virtual STEM days

Live-streamed straight to your school with activities involving parachutes, helicopters and more. 

  • Ages 8 to 13
  • In-school
  • Full day
  • Free
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Energy Quest Scotland

Energy Quest is a free workshop for students designed to unlock their inner engineer as they explore sustainable energy sources.

  • Ages 11 to 14
  • In-school
  • 1-2 hours
  • Free