Supporting Engineering Futures

2nd November 2017

Katie Austin, Pearson Engineering, (back right) with children from the Ouseburn Learning Trust at the Engineering Futures event

Pupils in Newcastle gained an inspirational insight into STEM careers when Reece Group engineers visited their school.

Hotspur Primary School and Christ Church CE Primary School, part of the Ouseburn Learning Trust, hosted an engineering morning with a range of guest speakers as part of their ‘Engineering Futures’ programme.

Katie Austin, design engineer at Pearson Engineering and Simone Stuart-Cole, senior research engineer,

Simone Stuart-Cole, Reece Innovation presenting to children at the Engineering Futures event

Reece Innovation, spoke about their roles and explained the challenges and rewards they encounter every day.

The Reece Foundation is also supporting the Ouseburn Learning Trust with a range of STEM initiatives including the appointment of a STEM coordinator.