Disgyblion yn cefnogi dyluniad gorsaf reilffordd newydd gan ddefnyddio Minecraft

Megan ChickNewyddion

Pupils from Milford Haven have redesigned the new train station in a Minecraft world, in the hopes of inspiring the council’s new real-life design. We have been working with Milford Haven Comprehensive School and Pembrokeshire Council to challenge pupils to design and build the town’s new train station in Minecraft. Pupils were asked to think about the future of their … Read More

Buddsoddiad o £3.8M gan yr UE yn Technocamps i Gefnogi Uwchsgilio Digidol ledled Cymru yn Cael ei Ymestyn

Megan ChickNewyddion

In 2003, Technocamps was established as a small unit within Swansea University to address issues with the teaching of computing in schools in Wales. 18 years on, and many collaborations later, Technocamps is celebrating another year of EU structural funding from the Welsh Government. Back in 2018, Technocamps secured £5.3M of both EU funds (via the European Social Fund) and … Read More

Minecraft i ddylanwadu ar ddyluniad ysbyty canser newydd yn y dyfodol

Megan ChickCystadleuaeth, Newyddion

We are working on an exciting partnership with Velindre University NHS Trust to adopt gamification to engage the children and young people of south east Wales in the design of the Trust’s new cancer centre. An amazing bespoke Minecraft world encompassing the site for the new Velindre Cancer Centre has been built by our Cardiff ambassadors.  Those entering the competition … Read More

Achub y Gofodwr yn Eisteddfod yr Urdd

Megan ChickDigwyddiad, Newyddion, Newyddion a Digwyddiadau

This year’s Eisteddfod yr Urdd is being held between 31 May and 4 June 2021, with a series of competitions, activities and events for children of all ages. On Tuesday 1 June and Friday 4 June, we will be hosting our popular Achub y Gofodwr (‘Space Saving’) workshop as part of Swansea University’s Gwyddonle series. The virtual, Welsh-medium sessions are … Read More

Mae Ysgol Gynradd Sgeti nawr yn Ysgol Ardystiedig Technocamps Aur

Megan ChickNewyddion

Sketty Primary School in Swansea has become the first Gold Technocamps Certified School. Nine out of Sketty Primary School’s ten Key Stage 2 teachers have now completed the Technocamps Certified Primary CPD training following the Spring Term graduation. To achieve Gold status, 75% of a school’s Key Stage 2 teachers must complete the course, and with 90% completed, Sketty Primary … Read More

Astudiaeth Achos: Dan Evans

Megan ChickAstudiaeth Achos, Newyddion

Dan lives near the small village of Bethesda in North Wales and is currently studying a BSc in Computer Information Systems at Bangor University. He is also a Delivery Officer at Technocamps’ Bangor Hub. This year, he has been able to expand his degree programme, by being offered a placement year with Technocamps starting in September. Dan’s first interaction with … Read More

Newsbyte: Gwanwyn 2021

Megan ChickNewyddion, Newyddion a Digwyddiadau, Cylchlythyr

Welcome to our Spring 2021 newsletter. We may not be able to deliver our workshops in schools at the moment, but the team has been keeping busy delivering virtually. We have some exciting events and competitions coming up that you can read all about below. In the meantime, follow our social media channels (@technocamps) to keep up with what we’re … Read More

Gweithlyfrau yn Gwneud STEM yn Hygyrch i Bawb

Megan ChickNewyddion, Newyddion a Digwyddiadau

We have produced 4,000 physical Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths activity workbooks and resources to support homeschooling without the need for internet access. We have been working across our hubs in Welsh Universities to provide digital resources, activities and workshops for schoolchildren in Wales since the beginning of the pandemic. Following feedback that not all children have easy access to … Read More

Un Byd, Un Dechnoleg

Megan ChickBlog, Newyddion, Newyddion a Digwyddiadau

[Blog by Susan Monkton, Schools Liaison Officer at our Cardiff Hub] The last 12 months have certainly been an experience. Not only have we experienced a global pandemic, but we have also seen protests, politics and panic buying! We have all discovered the way the world can work if it really has to, and the benefits and challenges that can … Read More