Category Archives: StatWars

Vodafone partners with Primary Engineer to bring data into the classroom

STATWARS & Vodafone UK

Primary Engineer® is delighted to announce Vodafone as a national funding partner for the STATWARS® Competition. The competition consists of two free-to-school projects, STATWARS® Climate Change Challenge and STATWARS® Film & TV, both designed to inspire and educate young people about the power of data in decision making, the role it will play in their […]

Network Rail and Primary Engineer partner to develop data skills in young people

Primary Engineer® is delighted to announce Network Rail as a national funding partner for the STATWARS® Competition. The STATWARS® Competition consists of two projects – STATWARS® Climate Change Challenge and STATWARS® Film & TV – both designed to inspire and educate young people about the power of data in decision making, the role it will […]

Facebook UK and Primary Engineer focus on data to tackle climate change

STATWARS | Facebook

Primary Engineer® is delighted to announce Facebook UK as a National Funding Partner for the STATWARS® Competition. Facebook UK have become a national partner for the STATWARS: Climate Change Challenge to support in empowering and educating young people to actively tackle climate change. STATWARS  is an educational programme that hinges on using data to deliver […]

Lights, Camera…Data!

STATWARS film & tv

National schools ‘STATWARS’ competition to be launched at DataFest 2019 Calling all budding Spielbergs, Attenboroughs, Boyles or Netflix fans! A national competition to design a film or tv series based on real-life viewer data will be launched March 14th at DATAFEST 2019 – the UK’s first ever two-week festival of data innovation in Scotland. The […]

STATWARS – CALLING FOR PROFESSIONAL SUPPORT

STATWARS® has been designed to encourage children and young adults in primary and secondary schools to engage with data and develop data analysis skills. This is currently being piloted in several primary and secondary schools in Scotland with funding from Skills Development Scotland Digital Fund and The Data Lab and it is supported by the […]