In the fast paced world of technology we want to encourage our children to be creative within all its forms. From working with smart fabrics, that enable digital components such as a battery and LED lights to be stitched into a textile project, using thermochromatic paint in product designs, to coding a BBC Microbit to making a ‘frustration’ game.
Following the school’s recent success in winning the Bloodhound Rocket Car competition, the school used part of the £1000 prize money to buy an electric powered kit car. The IET Formula Goblin car is part of the Greenpower Education Trust’s stable. A UK-based charity with an outstanding track record in kick-starting careers in engineering, they help unlock potential and spark enthusiasm for Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) through the excitement of motorsport.