To the website for the Girls into Global STEM project. ‘GIGS’ is a 3 year Erasmus+ Key Action 2 project which aims to engage more school students and especially girls in STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) subjects and subsequently in STEM related careers. Please use the tabs at the top of the page to find out more about the project or contact us using the contact details at the foot of this page.
GIGS European partnership
Girls into Global STEM is a partnership between nine organisations in Cyprus, Poland, Sweden and the UK: Project Co-ordinator: The University of Hull (UK) Project partners: Practical Action (UK) Centre for Citizenship Education (PL) Centre for Advancement of Research and Development in Educational Technology Ltd-CARDET (CY) University of Boras (SE) de Ferrers Academy (UK) Zepol Szkol w Siennicy (PL) The Grammar School, Nicosia (CY) Sandgärdskolan (SE)
To increase the employment potential of young Europeans, especially girls, by improving their interest and engagement in STEM linked with wider awareness of global issues and facilitated through digital skills.
To support teachers in the embedding of digital skills and global learning methodologies into their STEM teaching
To integrate digital literacy set within a global context into STEM education policy and practice