Give your students the chance to shape our world this autumn in our exciting digital civil engineering competition.
The ICE's brand-new digital competition for students offers valuable insight into the world of civil engineering, formal recognition from a globally respected institution, and the chance to win great prizes.
The competition is an easy to run, structured activity which is supported throughout by an ICE engineer STEM Ambassador. It takes place over the first half of the autumn 2021 term and makes an ideal STEM club or extra-curricular activity.
Taking part in the ICE David Butler Competition gives your students:
Minimum of 1 participant, maximum of 100 participants.
Improve attainment and progress in STEM subjects
Develop engineering employability skills
Improve awareness and aspirations for STEM-related study and careers
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:
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.
Introduction 2 Engineering stimulates student's interest in STEM subjects through hands-on, practical activities using the Micro:bit!