In September 2017, Secondary Schools in England offering GCSE Design Technology will be required to start delivering the new Design Technology GCSE Qualifications. The new qualifications provide many opportunities for embedding 3D Printing technology into GCSE courses and student projects.
The CREATE Education Project are developing a free teacher’s guide to 3D printing for the new GCSE Qualification. We are looking for ideas to include in the guide and to develop into resources that we can share with Design Technology Teachers.
To enter the competition, you must submit an idea for a Project, Activity or Lesson incorporating 3D printing technology that could be delivered as part of the new GCSE qualification. You can enter as many times as you like, just complete a copy of the downloadable form for each unique entry. Each unique idea will be treated as a separate entry into the competition. The winning entry will be announced at the beginning of July 2017 and the winning school will receive their 3D printer before the end of the summer term, ready to use it with your new GCSE groups in September.
To enter simply sign up to the website, download and complete the form (located at the bottom of this page) and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org and attach any supplementary resources to the same email.
Terms & Conditions:
Only entrants that sign up to The CREATE Education Project website, download the form and correctly send it with supporting documents to email@example.com between 4th May 2017 and 30th June 2017 will qualify to be entered into the competition. The winner will be chosen at random. The winner will be notified by email then asked to be contacted by phone. This prize is only open to residents of the UK and Ireland.
Employees of The CREATE Education Project or their family members or anyone else connected in any way with the competition or helping to set up the competition shall not be permitted to enter the competition.
There is no entry fee and no purchase necessary to enter this competition.
Closing date for entry will be 30th June 2017. After this date the no further entries to the competition will be permitted. Winner will be chosen by a panel of judges from the Education sector. The winner will be notified by 7th July 2017. If the winner cannot be contacted or does not claim the prize within 14 days of notification, we reserve the right to withdraw the prize from the winner and pick a replacement winner.
You are providing your information to The CREATE Education Project and not to any other party.
The CREATE Education Project will not share your details with any other third party.
Entry into the competition will be deemed as acceptance of these terms and conditions.
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