The STEM Foundation (formerly the New Engineering Foundation) is an incorporated charity that was established by Professor Sa’ad Medhat in 2004 as an independent educational charity, professional body and “do-tank”. Guided by an Advisory Panel drawn from industry, academia and regulatory and policy agencies, the STEM Foundation supports improvements and innovations in science, technology, engineering and Mathematics education by providing:
1. Continuous Professional Development (CPD)
2. Quality assurance in STEM related subjects
3. Innovation and STEM transformational strategies
4. Research and advocacy
5. Knowledge & Technology Exchange
We work closely with the Institute of Innovation and Knowledge Exchange (IKE) and engage with over 500 companies to help us shape and inform the future of STEM provision. We has raised over £7M to support enhancements in STEM education, which have positively impacted over 600,000 students, 2500 lecturers and 250 educational providers.