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 Resource

Balloon Car Kits

Wednesday, 5 June, 2019

One of our most favourite and popular activities is making balloon powered cars. By popular demand, the BLOODHOUND SSC balloon car kit is now available for you to buy and make!

Education Press Release

Business as usual for BLOODHOUND Education

Monday, 15 October, 2018

Bloodhound SSC Education Ltd confirms that its comprehensive range of inspirational STEM education activities based on the world land speed record BLOODHOUND Project will continue as usual, following today’s announcement that Bloodhound Programme Limited has gone into Administration and is seeking the necessary investment to enable the project to achieve its objectives

Education News

Inspired by BLOODHOUND – and now inspiring others

Wednesday, 5 July, 2017

Jess Herbert was inspired by the BLOODHOUND Project to become an engineer and at the end of 2016 she was named runner-up in the 2016 EEF Future Manufacturing Awards in the South-West, following the successful completion of her apprenticeship at Rolls-Royce. She’s also one of our valuable team of BLOODHOUND Ambassadors. This is her story.

Education News

Back to Western Cape

Thursday, 8 June, 2017

Chris Lowther, UK BLOODHOUND Ambassador, returns to Western Cape, South Africa

Education News

Brooke Primary School’s Race for the Line

Wednesday, 3 May, 2017

Inspiration from the BLOODHOUND team at the BETT show last year led Jeremy Chaplin to set up a computer club at his local primary school and introduce the children to the BBC micro:bit. This year they went further and entered Race For The Line.

Education News

How a plastic bottle can turn a student into an engineer

Friday, 31 March, 2017

BLOODHOUND Education Ambassador Andy Higgs recently spent a day at a primary school showing students how even modifying simple cars made from plastic bottles uses the same iterative design processes that engineers employ. Read his story.

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.

Education News

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.

Education News

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.

Education News

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.