People Like me Training

Partner: Beaumont School, St Albans
Partner type: Maintained School
Project category: Academic

People Like Me aims to support recruitment of girls into STEM subjects  post-16, particularly those that girls typically do not choose such as physics and engineering. People Like Me helps to address the lack of girls in these areas by showing the girls that people with similar personality traits and aptitudes are happy and successful working in STEM.

 

AHS is a centre for providing training for teachers.  Angie Baker and Elizabeth Cross delivered the training material.

Aims of the project

To encourage uptake of STEM subjects by girls post 16

Impact

To encourage uptake of STEM subjects by girls post 16 – long term study

Pupil involvement

None – teacher training session only