The EDT Experience Day workshops are 1 day events for up to 90 students.
They deliver hands-on exciting workshops including, but not limited to, programming robots, building rollercoasters, and creating solar-powered sustainable creations out of K'NEX.
All workshops have been designed by educational professionals in partnership with industry experts to include engaging activities that develop vital skills, such as: teamwork, communication skills, leadership, creativity, and importantly career awareness.
The workshops cost £1945, but EDT offer fully-funded workshops for eligible schools.
Improve engagement, interest or enjoyment in STEM subjects
Develop engineering employability skills
Improve awareness and aspirations for STEM-related study and careers
Challenge stereotypes by showing the diversity of disciplines, people and skills involved in engineering
Whichever curriculum your school follows, pupils should have the opportunity to carry out practical investigations in science that help them to develop their scientific skills. This experience builds the following enquiry skills:
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.
Leadership - supporting, encouraging and motivating others to achieve a shared goal.
Problem solving - the ability to find a solution to a complex situation or challenge.
Teamwork - working cooperatively with others towards achieving a shared goal.
A robotics-based STEM competition that develops 21st century workplace skills.
The Blair Project's STEM Truck activity days provide young people with hands-on STEM activities that link to real world careers.