Space resources To inspire and engage young people in STEM subjects

Using space to enhance and support Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) teaching and learning in the UK

Rosetta swings by Mars (Credits: ESA, image by AOES Medialab)

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ESERO-UK collection

The resources in this collection bring together materials from ESA and other providers to use space as an engaging context for teaching and learning in STEM subjects.

Leading Space Education Programme

These resources have been written by teachers from some of the Leading Space schools, funded by the Science and Technologies Facilities Council. Read this report that showcases the work of this programme.

What's on Space education events

Mission X: train like an astronaut CPD session

England (South East)

06. 11. 14

CPD session introducing an exciting new project for schools linked to British astronaut Tim Peake’s mission into space. Thursday 6 November 2014 Lecture Theatre, ground floor, Science Museum, London 10am to 1pm Overview Find out how your…

Space Sector Conference and Tradeshow

England (North East)

19. 11. 14

The Space Sector Conference and Tradeshow is the largest of it's kind in the North East of England. This free event is organised by the North East Satellite Applications Centre of Excellence and the Satellite Finance Network, and focusses on the…

The latest news articles

Consultant Opportunity to Tender

20. 10. 14

Rosetta closes in on comet

20. 10. 14

This latest ‘selfie’ image from the Rosetta spacecraft, shows comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko from a distance of about 16 km from the surface of the comet. The image shows one of the spacecraft’s long solar panels and the neck…

Take part in “Tweet the Expert” for World Space Week

06. 10. 14

If you have ever wanted to chat to an astronaut, find out what it’s like to chase a comet or simply ask how space research benefits us, then tune in to one of the ‘tweet the expert’ sessions run by the UK Space Agency. read more…

Get inspired by the Rode Heath Primary School Out Of This World space project

25. 09. 14

Taking part in the ESERO-UK Primary Space project last year opened up a huge number of opportunities for Rode Heath Primary School. Indeed, as a result of attending a two day Astronomy course at the National Science Learning Centre in York and submitting…

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