Microsoft people have gained tremendously from the opportunity to share their experience of science and technology with schools, particularly in terms of their confidence, personal skills and the opportunity to give something back to the community.’
Stephen Uden, Group Manager – Education Relations, Microsoft Ltd
STEMNET can help you inspire young people in STEM, develop your staff's skills, and give something back.
By becoming involved in education you can help young people gain the knowledge and skills needed for future employment, help retain the UK’s position as a world leader in science and technology, and help the UK economy to stay healthy.
By involving your employees in education, you can provide them with opportunities to develop their communication, planning and presentation skills. They will also become more motivated and inspired by interacting with young people, setting their careers in context with the wider world.
Finally, as well as improving knowledge and recognition of your brand in the community you will also make a positive impact on young people’s life-chances.
Last Updated: Friday 24 September, 2010