A year-long programme empowering teams to build a racing kart, learn the associated STEM theory and race against competing schools.
An immersive educational initiative which transforms traditional learning, fostering practical skills and a passion for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics.
Embark on a thrilling STEM journey with STEM On Track, where students Build, Learn, and Race!
Alongside these 3 core components students have the opportunity to discover career opportunities in STEM fields, and engage with other schools.
The cost for the Kart (easily dismantled and reusable year on year) is £3150 and the price for the Learning Management System and courses is £2825.
However you will receive significant help from the provider in securing sponsorship, potentially making the programme free and ensuring sustainability year-on year.
Book a free 30 minute consultation with the provider to discuss how they can tailor the programme specifically to your school and provide further detail on the intricacies of the STEM On Track project.
Improve engagement, interest or enjoyment in STEM subjects
Improve attainment and progress 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:
Aiming high - the ability to set clear, tangible goals and devise a robust route to achieving them.
Creativity - the use of imagination and the generation of new ideas.
Leadership - supporting, encouraging and motivating others to achieve a shared goal.
Listening - the ability to listen and understand information.
Problem solving - the ability to find a solution to a complex situation or challenge.
Teamwork - working cooperatively with others towards achieving a shared goal.
Design, build, test! Get your teeth into this workshop and be spurred on to success; discover enlightenment in the world of dynamics and power transmission!
Design and build your cars, test them in practice sessions, then compete to beat the competition - turn science to GLORY!
'When will I ever use this in real-life?' Espire's workshops answer this with hands-on motorsport engineering.