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Roboteers stand by: Bradfield School are on their way

Teacher and past participant of our CPD 'Using robot wars as inspiration for STEM', Daniel Grant, talks about how he is trying to take his classroom all the way to the Robot Wars arena.

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BT STEM Crew launches Sport and Sustainability with the IET

BT STEM Crew is a free education programme aiming to engage young people in all aspects of STEM by exploring science and engineering principles through real-world applications in performance sailing.

GCSE food preparation and nutrition

Share resources and join in with discussions related to GCSE food preparation and nutrition.

CPD

Preparing to teach the new design and technology GCSEs

Develop a personalised action plan for your department and learn how to successfully implement the changes to the new design and technology GCSE.

CPD

Developing mathematics skills for the new design and technology AS and A levels

Develop teaching strategies for teaching mathematics content in the new design and technology AS and A levels.

CPD

Inspiring secondary students with careers in motorsport

Find out how motorsport can inspire your students to take up career in STEM, now with 100% discount.

Secondary Design and Technology

Specially selected for teachers and technicians of D&T; browse resources, professional development, news and opinions. Join in the discussion with our community groups.

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Perspective Drawing

Here are some resources that I have used when teaching 1st and 2nd point perspective.
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Graphics - Branding Resources

These resources have been created to support the teaching of branding at KS3 in D&T lessons.
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16 April 2015

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Orthographic Projection

Here are some resources that I have used to support the teaching of orthographic projection in D&T.
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16 April 2015

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Food preparation and nutrition

Find and share your resources for teaching GCSE food preparation and nutrition.

Space

Resources using space as a context for teaching from ESERO-UK, the UK space education office.

CPD

VEX IQ: integrating robotics into your curriculumTY706

Are you a primary or secondary school teacher, head of department, technician or STEM coordinator looking for a hands-on and creative ways to deliver robotics as part of your curriculum? Get the inspiration and equipment to help you deliver subject content in computing, science, design and technology, and mathematics...

Technicians supporting the new design and technology GCSENY621

This two day course will help technicians to support their department in the delivery of the new design and technology GCSE, ready for first teaching from September 2017. The course content will look at the key changes to the design and technology GCSE specifications and the role technicians have in implementing and...

Using 3D printers creatively in KS3 and KS4 design and technologyTY214

Are you looking for support with getting your printer up and running in the classroom? Would you like to see ideas for how 3D printing can be used in key stage 3 and GCSE? “My confidence in using 3D printers has developed hugely and I feel that I am now armed with the necessary skills and confidence to fully...

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