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At the University of Hull, teachers and researchers who are active in the education project GIGS, which aims to increase students' interest in science and technology, gathered in early November.

2016-11-30

International project to increase girls' interest in science

The university participates in a project that aims to increase girls' interest in science by including global issues and digital technology.

In addition to increased interest in science and technology, the Erasmus-funded project aims to help subject teachers bring digital technology and an increased global perspective to their teaching. It is also about digital learning in a global context joining with the school's local teaching traditions in science subjects. "We need to get pupils more interested in developing their skills in engineering, mathematics, and science--especially girls. Many of the global problems we face can be...