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Young bloodhounds on the scent of a Stem career

Primary pupils head to college for workshops based on professional engineering feats

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Thousands of primary pupils are gaining their first experience of college this year as part of a science, technology, engineering and maths (Stem) initiative in Edinburgh.

Over the course of the school year, Edinburgh College’s Stem P7 Inspiration Project will involve over 2,400 pupils – from the capital, East Lothian and Midlothian – visiting the college for a day of projects and experiments, as well as some classroom-based work. This year’s initiative marks a significant expansion from the 400-pupil pilot last year.

Tasks include the “Bloodhound challenge” – inspired by the British car ...

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