The Nuffield Foundation began supporting design and technology in 1990 by establishing the Nuffield Design and Technology Project. The project's approach focused on 'combining the intellectual with the practical'. A wide range of curriculum materials were produced that work well in the classroom. This collection...
A range of Nuffield Foundation materials to support the teaching of design and technology at Key Stage Three. The resources are:
*Sheets and tables
The project's Key Stage Three Student Book is available from Longman...
A selection of Nuffield Foundation student self-review sheets and booklets explaining key elements of design and technology processes, and a glossary.
A number of Nuffield Foundation materials to support teachers using the resource materials. These include a summary guide, the full Teacher's Guide, and planning sheets.
A range of Nuffield Foundation materials to support the development of students' design skills, which are key to increasing GCSE performance. The resources are:
The 2006 STEM Programme Report led to a significant government investment in STEM education, the STEM Programme. A key part of this Programme was to bring together industry and education to provide high quality careers education, information, advice and guidance for STEM subjects. This work comprised several strands,...