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

Ada Lovelace Day

Tuesday, 14 October, 2014

Ada Lovelace Day was first celebrated in 2009 to celebrate the achievements of women in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM).

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The Joseph Whitaker School Young Engineers

Wednesday, 8 October, 2014

The Joseph Whitaker School Young Engineers SMASH the Guinness World land speed record for a model car taking it from 287mph to a whopping 533.1mph!

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Inspiring future engineers

Friday, 3 October, 2014

There’s no shortage of budding scientists and engineers at Borden Grammar School, Sittingbourne, Kent where Key Stage 3 boys have been getting involved with the BLOODHOUND Education Programme by designing, building and testing their own model rocket cars.

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Ambassador Team Work in Action

Monday, 8 September, 2014

Orchard Primary School, Castle Donington

Report by Mark Hancox, Rolls-Royce BLOODHOUND Ambassador

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Rocket Day at Mayfield School in Walsall was a Blast!

Friday, 4 July, 2014

Simon Proctor, BLOODHOUND Education Associate/Ambassador reports on a magnificent day of fun and learning at Mayfield School in Walsall, thanks to Jas Thandi of BLOODHOUND and the Ambassador engineering team.

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A car faster than an SA Minibus Taxi

Thursday, 3 July, 2014

Children of the LIV Village educational village in KwaZulu-Natal were awed at a car “faster than a South African minibus taxi” when they were visited by an ambassador of the BLOODHOUND Project.

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HMS Portland visits Cape Town and meets BLOODHOUND SSC

Thursday, 24 April, 2014

HMS Portland recently visited Cape Town, South Africa and had a visit from BLOODHOUND SSC for the British High Commission event on the Victoria and Alfred waterfront.

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Bloodhound Ambassadors at Cove School

Monday, 24 March, 2014

Bloodhound Ambassadors Roger Hoyle and Robin Hines recently visited Cove School in Farnborough for a day of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). We have received this report from teacher Mr Wildsmith:

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BLOODHOUND connects pupils across continents

Tuesday, 4 March, 2014

The BLOODHOUND Project is connecting pupils from the UK - where the supersonic car is being built - and the outlying areas of the Northern Cape in South Africa, with the donation of hundreds of books being sent to the Northern Cape.

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BLOODHOUND in school

Saturday, 15 February, 2014

We have had the following correspondence about how one school is using BLOODHOUND SSC in its curriculum. Thanks for the feedback - we'll try and get some pictures when the activities have taken place!