Engaging Youth In The Sustainable Development Goals

Engaging Youth In The Sustainable Development Goals

We’ve heard a lot about the young people led climate change protests and the young lady who inspired them, Greta Thunberg. I’m so proud of these young people. Even though they’ve been skipping school, and no I wouldn’t encourage this behaviour in general,...
Six New Jobs at Makematic

Six New Jobs at Makematic

We’ve got SIX new jobs available, check them out below and please share! Producer / DirectorFull-timeBelfast officeLink Graphic DesignerPart-timeBelfast office[Update: This role is now filled] Operations ManagerFull-timeDerry-Londonderry or BelfastLink Business...
The Gender-Equality Paradox in STEM

The Gender-Equality Paradox in STEM

The 11th of February was the International Day of Women and Girls in Science. An important day for promoting women and girls who have done and are doing great things in this field. It’s a day that encourages us to reflect on what’s being done to promote STEM to girls...
It’s Time to Raise The Bar And Narrow The Gap

It’s Time to Raise The Bar And Narrow The Gap

In my first teaching job, I worked in a school that had the goal of raising the bar, and narrowing the gap. Through the persistence and hard work of students and teachers, and the support of parents we were able to start achieving this ambitious goal. But this is not...