Show your students what engineering is, and who it's for.
I’m an Engineer, Get me out of here is a flexible, student-led online activity that connects school students with working engineers.
Students can Chat with engineers in real-time; Ask them questions, and Vote for their favourite engineer to win £500!
Take part from home or at school - all your students need is a computer or tablet with an internet connection to take part.
This activity is free for UK state-maintained schools.
The Metre Zone lasts 4 weeks, and you can log in as often or as little as you like to ask questions and vote for your favourite engineer during that time.
Book a live Chat at a time to suit you. Live Chats last 40 minutes. You can book as many live Chats as you like for your classes.
Improve engagement, interest or enjoyment in STEM subjects
Learning what the engineering workplace is like
Improve awareness and aspirations for STEM-related study and careers
Challenge stereotypes by showing the diversity of disciplines, people and skills involved in engineering
The Gatsby benchmarks are a framework for good careers guidance for schools across all of England and in some areas across the rest of the UK. This experience helps your school to reach the following benchmarks:
The essential skills every young person needs to succeed in education and their future career. Find out more at the Skills Builder Partnership. This experience builds the following skills:
Creativity - the use of imagination and the generation of new ideas.
Listening - the ability to listen and understand information.
STEM Ambassadors from a wide range of STEM-related jobs to help bring subjects to life.
Renishaw Education Outreach are offering free, online STEM-related courses to inspire the next generation of engineers.
Meet fascinating engineering professionals in person and online and design the future.