Space resources

STEM Clubs: engaging students in space

Developing ideas for innovative STEM Clubs, using the context of space and exploring biology in space and cutting edge science to engage students.

Calendar

Calendar of events: 2018-19

We've put together a handy calendar of upcoming CPD, events and awareness days.

CanSat competition

CanSat

The CanSat competition provides students with the opportunity to have practical experience working on a small-scale space project.

ESERO-UK secondary conference

The annual ESERO-UK secondary space conference is being held alongside the UK Space Conference, and participants will be given time to explore hundreds of stands and exhibitions.

James Webb Space Telescope

James Webb Space Telescope: secondary resources

This collection of resources has been written for design technology teachers to use primarily as part of the curriculum in lower secondary schools.

Mars

NASA's latest mission puts Mars InSight

NASA’s latest mission, Mars InSight landed on the red planet successfully on 27 November 2018.

Secondary

Welcome to resources, professional development, news and opinions specially selected for computing teachers. Join in the discussion with our community group.

Featured Resources

James Webb Space Telescope - Secondary Resources

This collection of resources has been written for design technology teachers to use primarily as part of the curriculum in lower secondary schools.  The resources also include a guide to the James Webb Space Telescope , written for teachers and STEM Ambassadors.All activities include elements of design that are...
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The Webb Telescope in Fusion 360

These guides contain instructions on how to build a 3D CAD model of the James Webb Space Telescope using Fusion 360. 
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Meet the Astro Pi Cameras

Astro Pi is the name of a small computer developed by the Raspberry Pi Foundation, in collaboration with the UK Space Agency and the European Space Agency (ESA).Two special Astro Pis, nicknamed Ed and Izzy, have been qualified for spaceflight and are on-board the International Space Station (ISS). Ed and Izzy are...
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Space

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

CPD

STEM Clubs: engaging students in SpaceNY627

Space the final frontier, makes an excellent context for STEM Club activities. Often students are engaged by space and astronomy but it sometimes has limited time in the curriculum, this course will provide a range of support to explore this real life subject to excite and engage your students and further their...

ESERO-UK Secondary Space ConferenceSV200

Ideal for secondary and post-16 science, computing, mathematics and D&T teachers who are interested in using space as an exciting context for learning, the annual ESERO-UK secondary space conference is being held alongside the UK Space Conference, and participants will be given free access and time to explore...

Inspiring A-level physicsNY502

Physics is a constantly shifting and developing area of science, and one that has an impact on a vast section of our lives.  With the recent changes at A-level we have been able to work alongside research scientists, teachers and examiners to practise new activities, approaches and experiments which will help you...

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Bursaries

Many of our professional development activities are supported by generous bursaries for state funded schools, this includes support for in-school professional development.

Recognition

Get recognition for your professionalism with our STEM Educators recognition scheme.

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Magazine

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