16 July 2024 | stemovators

Scottish STEM outreach programme launches partnership with Malawi schools

12 June 2024 | stemovators

Future STEM workforce in Fife inspired by schools outreach programme

11 June 2024 | stemovators

New brand unveiled for long-running STEM education programme

3 June 2024 | yesc

Orkney schools join forces to compete for STEM challenge prizes

9 May 2024 | yesc

Invaluable experience for Shetland schools

Pupils from schools across Shetland joined forces to showcase their innovation and learning from their involvement in Young Engineers and Science Clubs (YESC).

3 May 2024 | yesc

Next generation of STEM talent

Pupils from schools across Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire joined forces to showcase their innovation and learning from their involvement in Young Engineers and Science Clubs (YESC).

19 October 2023 | yesc

Inspiring the next generation of STEM leaders

From the Scottish Borders to John O’Groats, our YESC team have been delivering training to teachers about the Climate Smarter project.

27 March 2023 | yesc

YESC’s Regional Celebration of STEM

Around 80 young people from both primary and secondary schools across Dundee, Fife, Angus and Perth & Kinross gathered at Dundee Science Centre to take part in SCDI’s Young Engineers and Science Clubs (YESC).

22 March 2023 | yesc

Education Minister gets young engineers STEM challenge

Pupils at Gorgie Mills School in Edinburgh welcomed Jamie Hepburn MSP, Minister for Further Education, Higher Education, Youth Employment and Training, to tour their school yesterday.

8 September 2022 | yesc

New funding provides 90 schools with access to net zero skills initiative

The HCI Skills Gateway has funded a major expansion of SCDI’s Climate Smarter project across Fife, Edinburgh, West Lothian, Midlothian, East Lothian and the Scottish Borders.

5 July 2022 | yesc

Highlands and Moray YESC regional celebration of STEM

60 young people from both primary and secondary schools across Highland and Moray gathered at Scottish School of Forestry to take part in SCDI’s Regional Celebration of STEM.

1 July 2022 | yesc

Pupils from Orkney participate in YESC regional celebration of STEM

50 young people from primary and secondary schools across Orkney gathered at King Street Halls to participate in our Regional Celebration of STEM.

1 July 2022 | yesc

YESC Regional Celebration of STEM in Shetland

55 young people from both primary and secondary schools across Shetland gathered at Shetland Museum & Archives to take part in our Regional Celebration of STEM.

9 May 2022 | yesc

North East students compete in YESC Regional Celebration of STEM

The day featured 3 competitions as teams showcased their projects and contended for the competition prizes.

6 May 2022 | yesc

A day of competition at the Dundee & Fife YESC Regional Celebration of STEM

The Dundee & Fife celebration was the last face-to-face celebration and showcase event that was held prior to lockdown in 2020 so it was fantastic to be back in person.

15 January 2021 | yesc

How YESC are bridging the STEM online learning gap

We work with our members, pupils and schools right across Scotland to give young people an insight into the world of work and to plug the STEM skills gap.

13 March 2020 | yesc

A day of competition at the YESC Regional Celebration of STEM

The challenge doubles up as an opportunity to provide the young people with an insight into the different career paths available in the STEM industry.

5 March 2020 | yesc

Scotland’s future Young Scientists and Engineers contend for Highland STEM awards

90 young people representing 14 schools from the region gathered at Eden Court Theatre.

7 February 2020 | yesc

SCDI’s Young Engineers and Science Clubs programme celebrates £5000 grant from engineering institutions

The Engineering Education Grant Scheme (EEGS) provides support for UK-based educational projects that increase engineering knowledge in young people.

5 July 2019 | yesc

Brora kids kick off science and technology project

Budding engineers at Brora Primary School have kicked off a new project designed to enthuse young people about science and technology.

31 May 2019 | yesc

Scotland’s future Young Scientists and Engineers contend for STEM awards

More than 300 young people representing over 50 schools from all over Scotland and as far afield as Peebles and the Western Isles gathered at Glasgow Science Centre.

29 November 2018 | yesc

A flood of new ideas for Aberdeenshire teachers 

I’m an Engineer, I can help here! uses the topical context of flooding to teach primary pupils, in P5 – P7, about different disciplines of engineering and related careers.

27 November 2018 | yesc

Educational robotics project launches in four regions of Scotland 

As part of an initiative designed to engage more young people in to robotics in Scotland, VEX Robotics and SCDI has delivered 40 grants across 4 regions of the country.

20 September 2018 | yesc

STEM celebration attracts 65 young people from across Shetland

11 school teams and 65 young people gathered at Shetland Museum and Archives to take part in the 2018 Shetland STEM Celebration.

7 June 2018 | yesc

STEM celebration set to attract 300 young people from across Scotland

The YESC programme marks its 30th anniversary this year.