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Primary School children use campus noise to create a masterpiece

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

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.

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|

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

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

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

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.

DLaB Erasmus Team STEAM Network Event

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

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 [...]

Mobile Technology in Teacher Education (MiTE) conference

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

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 [...]

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

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

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.