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6 November 2019 is the day to make that extra effort to inspire and assist the potential engineers in our communities. The most important thing is to tell aspiring engineers what we do, helping them to realise that engineering is accessible and rewarding for people like them. I’m inviting anyone who’s interested to share some ideas below by replying to the blog – the best one get’s a shout out on Twitter with a bonus prize on 6 November   read more...
Posted by Philip Moffitt on IET Schools Liaison Community Sep 27, 2019 10:21 am BST
The Diversity and Inclusion in STEM APPG has launched an inquiry on Equity in STEM Education with the aim to create recommendations for a change to policy in this area, to improve the equitable availability of STEM education. The IET plans to submit a response to the consultation and we're seeking views from members with expertise in STEM education. ... read more...
Posted by Evanna Gale on IET Schools Liaison Community Mar 29, 2019 2:03 pm GMT
The STEM Clubs Programme is offering £250 grants to schools and colleges with students between the ages of 5 and 18 to support curricular and extra-curricular STEM provision. The grant is intended to assist schools to develop a project or idea that aids student learning through scientific investigation. The STEM Exploration Grant can be used to start ... read more...
Posted by Evanna Gale on IET Schools Liaison Community Mar 19, 2019 3:58 pm GMT
2018 Sir Isaac Newton Lecture
The annual Sir Isaac Newton Lecture, aimed at 14 to 18-year-old students from Schools and Colleges across Lincolnshire, was held on Tuesday 9th October 2018 in Whittle Hall at RAF College Cranwell, Lincolnshire.   read more...
Posted by Evanna Gale on IET Schools Liaison Community Oct 30, 2018 3:21 pm GMT
Education 5-19 infographic
Ever wonder what we get up to each year? Check out our infographic for the 2017-18 academic year. There are lots of expected statistics for the reach of our competitions and teaching resources, but below are a few of my favourites: read more...
Posted by Evanna Gale on IET Schools Liaison Community Oct 1, 2018 3:19 pm BST
We are looking for members to act as Schools Liaison Officers, helping to introduce young people to the exciting world of science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) and raising awareness of engineering careers. read more...
Posted by Evanna Gale on IET Schools Liaison Community Oct 1, 2018 2:52 pm BST
The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) has teamed up with iconic BBC television show Blue Peter to offer children the chance to design and engineer aspects of their very own music video for British pop-rock band New Hope Club. read more...
Posted by Evanna Gale on IET Schools Liaison Community Sep 14, 2018 11:38 am BST
Primary - robotics
The IET’s annual photography competition for 2018 aims to dispel the traditional image of hard hats and dirty overalls and show the innovative, imaginative and cool world of engineering – and we want young people to enter . Engineering is exciting and fast-changing – shaping the world around us and improving the quality of our everyday lives. The IET ... read more...
Posted by Evanna Gale on IET Schools Liaison Community Sep 13, 2018 2:20 pm BST
Piggy Bank
Posted by Evanna Gale on IET Schools Liaison Community Aug 9, 2018 4:45 pm BST
If you're looking for an educational and fun day out for young people with inquisitive minds during the summer holidays, then this year's Engineering Open House Day on Friday, 3 August could be for you! read more...
Posted by Evanna Gale on IET Schools Liaison Community Aug 2, 2018 9:17 am BST

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