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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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...

Math Inspiration: Playing for Real (Lincoln 21/06/19)

10am to 12pm21st June 2019New Theatre Royal LincolnInspire your Year 9s and 10s with a maths show that will captivate even your unenthusiastic mathematicians.Maths Inspiration is a national programme of interactive maths lectures for students in Years 9 and 10. These exciting events give these young people a chance to...

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...

The Big Bang East Midlands

The Big Bang East MidlandsFREE SCHOOL TRIPYears 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13Venue: Derby Arena Royal Way, Derby DE24 8JBDate: 27th June 2019Time: 9.30am - 3pmHappening at various locations all around the UK, and designed as smaller versions of The Big Bang: UK Young Scientists and Engineers Fair, The Big Bang...

The Big Bang Fair West Midlands

The Big Bang West MidlandsFREE SCHOOL TRIPYears 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 and 13Venue: Staffordshire UniversityDate: 18th June 2019Time: 9.30am - 3pmHappening at various locations all around the UK, and designed as smaller versions of The Big Bang: UK Young Scientists and Engineers Fair, The Big Bang Near Me...

Pharmacy Awareness Day - What is Pharmacy? What does a Pharmacist / Pharmacy Technician do?

Pharmacy Awareness DaySaturday 23rd June 2018Pop along anytime on the day to meet with pharmacists working across different career roles and find out what they do10 am to 3 pm Thomas Paine Study Centre, UEAwww.uea.ac.uk/phaSuitable for:- Students any age- Parents- Careers advisers- Science/Chemistry- Teachers- Those...

Bright Spark Awards

I organise a Bright Spark Awards Event for students with Innovation, Investigation, and Invention projects. It is a Dragon's den style competition with all of our judges offering great experience prizes and also looking for their future apprentices. There is also a chance of winning £500 cash prize....

Big Bang Fair Yorkshire and Humber

The Big Bang Near Me is a great experience for young people of all ages. There is lots to see and do, from inspirational shows to our interactive marketplace area with activities from a wealth of regional and national employers and exhibitors.As well as visiting the exhibition and shows, your students could gain the...

Senior Team Maths Challenge

The Senior Team Maths Challenge (STMC) is a competition which gives pupils the opportunity to tackle a variety of engaging mathematical activities while developing teamwork and communication skills.The STMC is open to all schools and colleges in the UK with the appropriate age range of pupils.Each school is invited to...

Intermediate Mathematical Challenge

Taking place in your own school or college on Thursday 1 February 2018, the Intermediate Mathematical Challenge is a 60-minute multiple-choice question paper, designed to stimulate mathematical thinking and problem-solving in large numbers of pupils. Papers are returned to the UKMT for...

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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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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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