All things tech in the west

Tag: schools

Code Club seeks volunteers to inspire young innovators in the South West

9th August 2017
Use your coding skills for good by teaching young people at new South Gloucestershire library Code Clubs
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BJSS co-pilot the UK’s first creative coding platform aligned to computing curriculum

9th August 2017
The Bristol-based award-winning IT consultancy collaborated with Turinglab and Ada to pilot a learning-to-code platform for 11-16 year olds
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Setting the scene for an open and engaging approach to tech education

31st July 2017
Guest blog: Jill Hodges, Founder of Fire Tech - providers of creative tech education courses for kids - gives her take on closing the UK's tech skills gap
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Updated: Bristol robotics firm inspires local school children with humanoid robot

22nd November 2016
GWS Robotics arranges for pupils to meet and interact with Pepper - a dancing, talking humanoid robot
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Bath:Hacked win £7k grant for project to help schools reduce energy usage

16th September 2016
The Energy Sparks collaboration will build an app to help schools better visualise their energy data
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Profile: boomsatsuma – the digital agency that’s fuelling the next generation of creative innovators

12th September 2016
Find out how boomsatsuma is offering inspiring creative programmes from primary age to graduate level whatever the pupil's grades
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Oranges, pears and electrical circuits… the ‘Beat Lab’ goes on

8th August 2016
Following continued success, Colston Hall and Renishaw has renewed its educational music-tech partnership for the next 4 years
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National robotics contest sees South West schools complete space missions using Lego

8th June 2016
Four schools and their Lego robots have made it through to the next round of the competition
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New specialist STEM school officially opens in Bristol

18th May 2016
The IKB Studio School will take on 300 pupils aged 14-18 and equip them with essential skills in science, technology, maths and engineering
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South West schools invited to design ‘City of Tomorrow’ with Teen Tech challenge

10th May 2016
With the semi-finalists' model buildings exhibited at the At-Bristol Science centre in July
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Code Club kids get a glimpse of inspiring start-up success in Bristol’s tech hub, the Engine Shed

25th April 2016
Find out how Bristol's tech startups have been inspiring the next generation of coders and how you can get involved too
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Bristol Music Tech Lab success leads to expansion into 9 further Bristol schools

16th December 2015
Impressive launch event has children making electrical instruments using fruit and veg
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Spotlight on: The Music Tech Lab at Bristol’s Colston Hall

29th October 2015
The lab, which is sponsored by Renishaw, aims to inspire Bristol primary school children with creative musical engineering projects
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Blog: What it’s like to be a 13-year-old coder

29th September 2015
ADLIB takes a look behind the scenes of the new computing curriculum designed to fill the current tech skills gap
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New FutureSPARK Academy is developing a new talent pipeline for tech

17th August 2015
And West of England companies can gain access to smart young minds keen to make a difference to their business
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Fire tech Camp comes to Bristol – and we can get you £40 off!

30th July 2015
The tech summer camp which teaches 9 to 17 year olds how to make games, robots, art and gadgets
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DigiMakers launched at Barton Hill Settlement, Bristol

25th June 2015
HBB's new initiative to encourage greater diversity in the young people seeing high tech as a viable career path
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Blog: Why I’m teaching young people to code and more people should help

28th May 2015
How the UK is 10 years behind the US and what we need to do to get more children being creative with computers
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Bath-based School Guide forms exclusive partnership with Rightmove

27th May 2015
The UK's largest property search website adds School Guide's data to help people find their perfect home
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See Bloodhound SCC, a car capable of going 1,000 MPH, being built… in 90 seconds

11th May 2015
Bristol-based team are aiming to break the world land speed record.
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