Inspiring Young People in STEM: Resources for Activities and Promoting Diversity

Angela Rust, National STEM Learning Centre

Learn how to ensure all young people get a chance to explore STEM subjects

Anyone working within STEM subjects will know that making science, technology, engineering and maths relevant to all young people is vital. As a STEM Ambassador, you can inspire diverse young audiences with practical STEM activities and resources, tailored to their interests.

On this course, you’ll discover how to start your STEM volunteer work, be empowered to make a real difference and help more youngsters know what STEM stands for.

You’ll also learn how to find and adapt resources for STEM activities, and explore current research on diversity within STEM subjects.

This course has been created for anyone volunteering with young people in STEM. This includes STEM Ambassadors in the UK, youth volunteering group organisers, field trip educators, scout groups (and similar), outdoor pursuit centres, outreach from NGOs.

You will need knowledge of STEM subjects or experience of working in a STEM environment.

Dates:
  • 12 October 2020
  • 22 June 2020
  • 30 March 2020
  • 6 January 2020
  • 30 September 2019
  • 8 July 2019
  • 15 April 2019
  • 7 January 2019
  • 24 September 2018
  • 2 July 2018
  • 9 April 2018
  • 15 January 2018
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  • Language: English Gb

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