The Bloodhound Project Education News

These are the latest news articles from the BLOODHOUND Education team. And there's more news on our Education Twitter feed.

Education News

Spreading the engineering word

Saturday, 25 February, 2017

Anyone can become a BLOODHOUND Ambassador, but when engineering is in your genes and really fires you up, there’s nothing more exciting than passing that excitement on to the next generation (or two). Peter McCree JP, BLOODHOUND Ambassador, explains why.

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BLOODHOUND wins Best of Bett award

Tuesday, 31 January, 2017

The BLOODHOUND Project & Microsoft win Best of Bett award at the BETT Show, Europe's largest education event

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Ambassadors – worth their weight in gold

Friday, 20 January, 2017

Working in a school can be a manic experience. Workload is high, events can be unpredictable and there is a never-ending to-do list. This is where STEM Ambassadors come in.

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The day BLOODHOUND came to school

Monday, 5 December, 2016

BLOODHOUND Ambassador Sophie Lovejoy took the BLOODHOUND Project in to Finborough School recently, and got just as excited as the students.

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BLOODHOUND Ambassador wins regional STEM Ambassador of the Year award

Thursday, 27 October, 2016

We’re delighted to announce that Graham Jeffery has won the STEM Ambassador of the Year 2016 Award for the Bristol, Bath and Somerset region for his work on the BLOODHOUND Project.

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Taking BLOODHOUND to South East Asia

Wednesday, 21 September, 2016

A team from Swansea University’s College of Engineering has completed a hugely successful tour of South East Asia as part of a Swansea University – BLOODHOUND World Tour. Here’s how they got on.

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A BLOODHOUND Ambassador's message

Friday, 16 September, 2016

BLOODHOUND STEM Ambassador Sasha Penfold tells her Ambassador story, with a special message to the BLOODHOUND Team.

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micro:bit Model Rocket Car Competition – Season Two

Thursday, 21 July, 2016

Register your school to race in the 2016/17 micro:bit Model Rocket Car Competition by Friday October 14th to receive FREE rocket car kits for each team.

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Micro:bit Model Rocket Car Competition - finals

Wednesday, 6 July, 2016

30 Rocket Car Race Teams from across the country battled it out in the National Finals of the Micro:bit Model Rocket Car Competition at the Santa Pod Raceway. The day included a 522mph rocket car run - see the video here:

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Why become an Ambassador?

Wednesday, 29 June, 2016

"I am not a skilled engineer, I’m not a teacher, and before becoming an Ambassador for BLOODHOUND, I had never stood up and spoken in public,” says Ian Northeast. “But it’s one of the most rewarding things I’ve ever done". Read Ian’s story to find out more…