STEM Clubs

STEM Clubs are a powerful and enjoyable way to engage young people with science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) subjects.

They ignite an interest in STEM subjects and provide a platform to extend young people's learning. Most importantly, they are fun and exciting, allowing all involved to explore STEM subjects in innovative and inventive ways outside the curriculum. 

Share STEM Club ideas, stories and best practice with club leaders by joining the STEM Clubs community group.

Contact us to tell us about your STEM Club, activities, opportunities or to ask for advice.

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    Support for STEM Clubs

    If you are thinking about starting a STEM Club or would like to build-up your existing one, take a look at our handy advice and guidance.

    Support for STEM Clubs

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    Resources

    Browse a range of materials to support you in delivering exciting and inspiring activities, both inside and outside of the classroom.
     

    Browse resources

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    Recognition

    Be recognised for the work done in your STEM Clubs and apply for a STEM Inspiration Award. 
     

    Recognition

Get inspired

Celebrating STEM Clubs: One year on from the STEM Inspiration Awards

Lynn Nickerson, STEM Coordinator at Didcot Girls’ School, was part of the winning STEM Club at last year's STEM Inspiration Awards. Lynn told us how much winning meant to her and the club.About this time last year, I was sitting in the sunshine idly checking my emails when one suddenly caught my eye. The words “Inspiration Awards” and “STEM Clubs”...

First year of STEM Club: the successes and the struggles

Despite teaching for a few years now, this is my first experience of running a weekly STEM Club. It has not been without its challenges but it is certainly worth doing. I have wanted to share a bit about my experience and why we wanted to set up a STEM Club in our school.Our science department has recently gone through some transition - in the last twelve...

CCITE Action Plan and review

There are 5 major areas in which CCITE is currently involved: micro:bits as a catalysts for STEM learning, Digital Access For All and `Cinderella' schools, data-logging and modelling tools for science & maths, an educational Internet of Things initiative and Technology-enhanced STEM Learning Activities. ...