Category Archives: Design Technology/ Engineering education

“Casio” Offer the chance to win one of 15 projectors at “Bett” show

Celebrate Casio’s five years lamp-free with 15 projectors to be won   As Casio Projectors celebrates five years of being lamp-free at Bett 2015, attendees to the exhibition are being given the chance to win five of the revolutionary Laser … Continue reading

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See Behind the Scenes of the Creative Industries

SEE BEHIND THE SCENES OF THE CREATIVE INDUSTRIES   Unique opportunity for young people to explore life and careers in the creative industries, through 60 free events run by the UK’s leading institutions Young people between the ages of 13 … Continue reading

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University Spearheads National School Project to Shed Light on Cosmic Rays

Cosmic rays – high energy particles from outside our solar system- are being studied by at least a dozen British schools in original research being spearheaded by Bristol university More schools are welcome . For more info turn to page … Continue reading

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Gove Launches the ‘TechBacc’ Which Will be a Rigorous Equivalent to A Levels

On April 22 a new qualification was launched by education secretary Michael Gove . The TechBacc will be as demanding as the English baccalaureate and will help employers recognise students who have taken rigorous vocational courses. Gove said at the … Continue reading

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Electronica Expert and International Entrepreneur will be a Star Speaker at the Revamped D+T Show

Electronics expert and international entrepreneur Peter Kember will be a star speaker at the revamped ‘D+T Show’ in November. Peter Kember , CEO of Kember Associates, has an international reputation for designing , installing, and project managing creation of fab … Continue reading

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Give your catering facilities a break this summer: get set now for the new intake

It’s already July and the end of term is just around the corner. There’s a great period coming up over the summer break to fast-track a refit of your catering facilities so they’re ready to attract a new intake, and … Continue reading

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Boxford Wins The Queen’s Award For Enterprise

Boxford, known for generations of Design and Technology teachers  for its educational machines, has  been awarded the UK’s highest accolade for business success – the Queen’s award for Enterprise. This makes Boxford one of  an elite group of companies to … Continue reading

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Technology Supplies Moves Into A New Multi-pound Headquarters

Technology Supplies have moved in a brand- new, purpose-built headquarters in this 25th anniversary of their  founding. The move has taken place to cope with current growth and future expansion of the business which is solely devoted to design and … Continue reading

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New programming aid – ‘kids think it’s cool’

RunRev recently unveiled a new resource to help teach students to love programming. The RunRev education microsite provides invaluable material and practical advice on how to use the LiveCode software development to build tailored teaching aids or an entire course. … Continue reading

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New electronics starter kit to teach pupils to understand the concepts of electricity

E & L Products Limited has launched a starter kit of simple circuits to give children a more comprehensive of electronic circuits for a special offer price of £64.99. The kit comprises twelve electrical component modules of eight different types. … Continue reading

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