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Primary School children use campus noise to create a masterpiece

A group of SEN children from Lithuania, Latvia, Poland and England who are part of an Erasmus project with Rowan Gate Primary School attended UoN for an afternoon on the theme of soundart. Inspired by 'noisy paintings' from the National Gallery.

By | 2018-05-25T14:42:41+00:00 May 25th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Trainee teachers at the University of Northampton reflect upon STEAM through the theme of rescue robots

Trainee teachers at the University of Northampton reflect upon STEAM through the theme of rescue robots

By | 2018-05-15T16:33:20+00:00 May 15th, 2018|News|0 Comments

DLAB: Digital Learning Across Boundaries, has been selected as an example of good practice in this month’s editorial of the School Education Gateway

The DLAB: Digital Learning Across Boundaries project has been selected by The European Commission as an example of good practice in the May 2018 editorial of the School Education Gateway on the topic of STEAM: interdisciplinary and innovation.

By | 2018-05-01T13:38:46+00:00 May 1st, 2018|News|0 Comments

DLaB Erasmus Team STEAM Network Event

The DLaB Erasmus team held a STEAM network event for local teachers in early February 2018, focusing on adding the Arts into STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) in order to link STEM with creative expression and with inquiry-based learning approaches based on real world problems. See a Padlet of the event based on three STEAM [...]

By | 2018-02-13T13:55:49+00:00 February 13th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Mobile Technology in Teacher Education (MiTE) conference

Emma Whewell, Helen Caldwell and Rebecca Heaton presented a paper on ‘How does mobile technology facilitate teachers to learn outdoors?’ at the International Conference on Mobile Technology in Teacher Education (MiTE) at Galway. Their paper uses data collected from the Erasmus+ project Digital Learning across Boundaries. The findings exemplify how the visual posts within an [...]

By | 2018-01-24T11:25:48+00:00 January 24th, 2018|News|0 Comments

STEAM network event: putting the Arts into STEM – Tue 6 February 2018, 16:30pm – 18:00pm

STEAM network event: putting the Arts into STEM - Tue 6 February 2018, 16:30pm – 18:00pm - a networking event for teachers and educators interested in the value of adding the Arts to STEM subjects and exploring STEAM in the primary curriculum.

By | 2018-01-17T11:51:40+00:00 January 17th, 2018|Events, News|0 Comments