Delivering FREE virtual STEM engagement for schools and colleges.
During the pandemic, we have been able to adapt our STEM outreach programmes to offer virtual delivery of workshops and talks to continue to inspire the next generation of scientists and engineers.
Even when life returns to some kind of normality, we will still continue to offer virtual engagements, alongside face-to-face sessions as these can often be scheduled into a school's hectic timetable more easily.
Minimum of 10 participants, maximum of 1,000 participants.
Less than 1 hour
Improve engagement, interest or enjoyment in STEM subjects
Improve attainment and progress in STEM subjects
Learning what the engineering workplace is like
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:
Listening - the ability to listen and understand information.
Speaking - the oral transmission of information or ideas.
Request a virtual 1-2-1 career talk with a professional from an engineering or construction company.
Find an inspirational STEM volunteer from the world of work for engaging virtual career talks, activities and Q&A sessions.