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 KNE’X.
All workshops have been created by educational professionals in partnership with industry experts to design 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
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.
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.
STEM Ambassadors from a wide range of STEM-related jobs to help bring subjects to life.
Empowering the digital innovators of tomorrow to develop a creative tech-based solution to address the unique theme of each monthly challenge.
An engaging, interactive online experience for students to use design thinking and technology to help solve real-world problems.
Engineer your own machine, then bring it to life by coding the Crumble Microcontroller!
Design and build a chariot to attach to the Sphero and carry a Lego figure around our race track!
Learn to code a drone, overcome challenges, discover how engineers work and how you could use drones in the future!