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Bitz & Bob
Pioneering new comedy adventure series inspiring preschoolers to engage with STEAM launches in March
Groundbreaking new CBeebies animated series Bitz & Bob is a comedy adventure with a twist: combining funny and inventive stories with key principles of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths) it aims to encourage preschoolers to get involved in crafting, engineering, experiments and exploration.
Anglia Ruskin University is working with the Wellcome
Trust Sanger Institute; one of the premier centres of genomic
discovery and understanding in the world, to develop
the UK’s fi rst Data Scientist Degree Apprenticeship for the
Morrish Consulting Engineers are a local company based in Bury St Edmunds offering Structural & Civil Engineering services to clients across East Anglia and beyond. Working on large scale developments within the commercial, educational and residential sectors, we also specialise in smaller scale projects such as residential new builds and extensions/alterations.
Here at Primary Engineer, we want to inspire as many school children as possible with the wonders of engineering through our Leaders Award programmes.
To achieve this, we are launching a series of live WebEx presentations to bring those wonders straight into classrooms… but, to enable this, we will need your help!
Calling SAs to support Code Clubs
Want to inspire the next generation to get excited about computing and digital making? We’re looking for STEM Ambassadors to join a global network of volunteers and educators who run free coding clubs for 9 to 13 year-olds in schools, libraries, and community venues.
Engaging young people in science and engineering is important to British Antarctic Survey (BAS). Our award-winning educational resources for teachers and students are curriculum-relevant and developed in partnership with the Royal Geographical Society and the Foreign and Commonwealth Office Polar Regions Department.
Year 3 pupils at Hillside Primary School enjoy a visit from engineer David Brunning, a science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) ambassador and a project engineer at Ipswich-based Ingent Consulting Engineers. Picture: HILLSIDE PRIMARY SCHOOL
Tomorrow 21st June 2017 Connect Education and Business are hosting the first of two Women in Engineering events planned to coincide with Women in Engineering day on 23rd June 2017
The first event is being held at Wherstead Park in Ipswich and will involve 200 girls from 20 different schools in Norfolk and Suffolk and several employers such as OPITO, Philips Avent, Scotish Power, Morgan Sindall , Delta Simons and EDF.
On the 26th and 27th April (8:30 – 15:30) Cambridge LaunchPad, delivered by Form the Future, will be ran the STARS Festival for 120 Year 4 (aged 9 – 10) students.
Connect Education and Business manage STEM Ambassadors throughout Bedfordshire & Luton; Cambridgeshire & Peterborough; Norfolk and Suffolk. We have around 2000 STEM - Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths - Ambassadors who are DBS checked and are enthusiastic and keen to come in to your school voluntarily to support you in, or out, of the classroom.
Volunteers are required to help run Norfolk’s first IET Formula Goblin event. Pupils throughout the county have been constructing single-seat electric racing cars and will compete against other schools in a series of short events; drag races, slaloms & sprints.