Back to the drawing board?

By Cheryl Giovannoni

According to research by the Institution for Engineering and Technology (IET), toys with a STEM focus are three times as…

Portsmouth High host junior STEM challenge

By GDST Portsmouth High School

Following on from the success of the Year 5 and Year 6 STEM Challenge Day, Portsmouth High School hosted a…

Inspiring engineers of the future at STEM Challenge Day

By GDST Portsmouth High School

Ealier this week, Portsmouth High School hosted visiting primary schools from the local area for a STEM Technology Challenge Day. The Year…

Oxford High School students mark National Women in Engineering Day

By GDST Oxford High School

A group of Year 9 GEM students from Oxford High School spent a busy day in London on June 22nd to mark…

GDST Digital Leaders’ Conference 2016


  Coding, creativity and courage – these were the watchwords for the second GDST Digital Leaders’ Conference which took place…

Portsmouth High School girl’s code to be sent to Tim Peake on board the International Space Station

By GDST Portsmouth High School

Portsmouth High School’s Lowena Hull, 13, was the winner, in the 11-13 category, of the Astro-Pi coding challenge competition.

Science Expo delivers exciting insights into cutting edge of STEM

By GDST Sydenham High School

“It’s science, Jim, but not as we know it”: Students at Sydenham High might well have echoed this exclamation from Dr ‘Bones’ McCoy in Star Trek as they attended the school’s #FutureProof Science Expo, with first-hand insights into some amazing scientific developments and discoveries.

Breaking the mould at the GDST 3D Design Challenge


On Thursday 10 March, nearly 100 students from 11 GDST schools and academies attended the GDST’s first 3D Design Conference,…

Innovative ideas on show at the GDST Digital Leaders’ Conference


South Hampstead High School in London was the venue for the second GDST Digital Leaders’ Conference on 26 January. The…

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