The objectives of the project are to:

  • Motivate school students (13-17 years old) to explore STEM disciplines by engaging them in creative hands-on practices towards robotic artefact creation
  • Enact activities and workshops that promote teacher professional growth and development
  • Motivate students in developing interest in STEM studies and careers by engaging them in making practices following the ideas underpinning the Maker Movement pedagogical trend
  • Encourage equal opportunities in STEM education for boys and girls
  • Create OERs that will support school community members to apply the RoboScientists learning intervention
  • Build synergies among schools, business and academia towards STEM Clubs establishment in school settings