£350k in grants awarded for STEM education

Judith Armstrong, chief executive of Millennium Point
Birmingham's Millennium Point Trust has awarded grants worth £350,000 to a wide range of local beneficiaries to encourage the growth of STEM education in the city. STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) is an integrated learning programme, and some estimates suggest that a lack of STEM skills costs the UK as much as £1.5bn per year, as businesses struggle to recruit staff with the right qualifications in the relevant sectors. Recent research indicates that almost 1 in 5 business involved in science, technology, engi... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...