As Head of Science at Redmoor Academy enthusiastic teacher Jo Cox explains why her school is so passionate about teaching STEM. She details how Practical Action's resources, and specifically the Beat the Flood challenge, have really inspired students and given then a good understanding of how science can be used to help solve problems in the developing world.
' I honestly thought that engineering was all about cars and planes. It's been really interesting to see how important enginerrs are in developing countries'
Tom Year 7
'I love this project since it links my two favourite subjects, science and geography'
Rachel, year 8
Education in Science Feb 2014
Article from Head of Science Jo Cox explaining why her school's teachers and pupils recommend the 'Beat the Flood' challenge.