STEM Directory

The STEM Directory is a database of providers offering STEM enhancement and enrichment to schools and colleges locally and nationally.  Teachers can easily search for shows, workshops, debates, challenges, visiting speakers and more.

Find exciting opportunities for in-class support, memorable days out, and engaging projects to motivate your students.

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Bioprofiles STEM – outdoor global environmental studies

Bioprofiles Erasmus+ is a fully-funded outdoor learning event that will inspire and equip you as a teacher to lead outdoor learning sessions in your local greenspace. You will hear from other teachers and undertake practical outdoor activities.The activities will be environmental indicators to assess the quality of...

Real Science or Just Bangs? (Science of Fireworks show)

Explore the colourful and explosive world of pyrotechnics as Matthew Tosh deconstructs the STEM behind firework displays.He'll demonstrate how to create colours, different sound effects, shock waves and perfectly timed bursts in time to music, whilst ensuring that displays are safe. Fully customisable to fit your...

STEM Easter Camp for Year 5 Students

The amazing Year 5 STEM Experience is available at Nexus this Easter from Tuesday 3rd April – Thursday 5th April 2018. The camp is open to both boys and girls currently in Year 5.We are planning a really exciting programme of experiments and experiences for the children who attend, from tardigrades to solar-...

CyberFirst event - Oct 2019

CyberFirst Trailblazers is a free half day event created for S2 students. The event is designed to showcase the varied opportunities that can be achieved through the understanding of how technology is used in the workplace. This is the first in a series of CyberFirst events which will start each student on the exciting...

Making Math's Magical

The primary focus of the magic maths workshops are to educate – but to educate it a fun, and uniquely inspiring way through the medium of magic.The programme itself has been designed in conjunction with primary school teachers and works perfectly for the start of ‘Maths Week’ and can take the form of...

Education in Action: Computer Science in Action

Computer Science in Action - A Fabulous day for KS5 studentsThis inspirational day of computer science will take your students to the cutting edge in fields from computer vision, software development and algorithms to pure programming and computer systems. Five renowned speakers from academia, industry, or the media...

The Royal Institution: Science in schools

Our programme of Science in Schools brings our popular demonstration shows into school across the UK, accompanied by valuable Continuing Professional Development sessions for teachers. The shows give students, teachers and families a chance to see our specially trained presenters in action, delivering science shows...

University of Plymouth's Science and Technology Showcase 2019

The aim of the Science and Technology Showcase is to raise students’ aspirations in science and technology subjects and demonstrate how exciting STEM can be at A level and in higher education.As well as having some fun, this is a unique opportunity for students to talk with current undergraduate students, PhD...

Messy Tech Studio

Motors, electricity, engineering and coding, our Messy Tech Studios have it all.These gently guided session give your kids a consistent dose of learning the way it should be - their way.Each Sunday we explore robotics through art and design.Wire, Code, Create!

Robotics & Coding Day Camp

Join us for a 5 hour adventure to Mars. Repair and hack broken robots, complete challenging coding missions and save humanity, all in one action-packed day! A Space to Explore Our participants become mini engineers, devising and programming the robots of the future to save civilization! We incorporate visual art...

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Grants for school

The Royal Institution runs two enrichment and enhancement grant schemes. Grants of up to £500 are available to UK-registered state schools to host a STEM activity selected from the STEM Directories.

There are a number of other organisations that offer grants to schools.

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About STEM Directory

The STEM Directory contains searchable activities that enhance STEM teaching in schools and colleges. Teachers can search for shows, workshops, debates, challenges, visiting speakers and more.

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If you provide shows, talks, workshops, challenges, museum visits, teacher CPD or other enrichment and enhancement activities that help promote STEM to schools and colleges, then you may be eligible to feature in the STEM Directory.

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