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Usman’s Story – Work Experience at now>press>play

Usman’s Story – Work Experience at now>press>play

My name is Usman Saddique, I am 14 years old and I go to the Petchey Academy. I got now>press>play as my work experience. Funny enough the company I worked for made experiences for people who are bored of studying the old…

A Teach First Graduate writes…

A Teach First Graduate writes…

Lorenzo McLellan is a graduate of the Teach First programme and a teacher at West Drayton Primary School. This blog originally featured on the Teach First website. I am a year 5 teacher in West London, now mid way through…

Holiday Workshops send Hackney kids to Mars

Holiday Workshops send Hackney kids to Mars

During the summer holidays in 2013, we ran free holiday workshops for children from the Regent’s Estate in Hackney. Local newspaper Hackney Citizen came along to see what we were up to… Children in Hackney were transported to Mars last…

Sound Science – a collaborative project with ScienceGrrl

Sound Science – a collaborative project with ScienceGrrl

We’ve had some very exciting news at now>press>play this week. We’re thrilled to announce that we’ve been awarded a public engagement grant from the Science and Technology Facilities Council! A few months ago, we started working with ScienceGrrl, a grassroots organisation…

now>press>play wins Shell LiveWire Award

now>press>play wins Shell LiveWire Award

We’re thrilled to announce that our co-founder Alice Lacey has been awarded £1,000 by Shell LiveWIRE’s Grand Ideas Awards programme. The award will go towards developing our brand new website and helping us reach even more schools. Shell LiveWIRE (www.shell-livewire.org),…