2019 UKSDC

Winning Company 2019 UKSDC Finals

The winning company – Grumbo Aerospace from Dulwich College, Waid Academy, Scotland, Bede’s Senior School and Henrietta Barnet.
Students arriving early Saturday at Imperial College main entrance. The David Dangoor award for innovative ideas and the Richard Edwards award for Quiet Leadership.


Video Competition Results 2019

Thank you for all of the great videos you sent in – once again you have impressed with your intelligence, imagination and enthusiasm. The lengthy deliberations of the judges are finally over, and the following are their selection to join the finals in March:

(in alphabetical order)

Bournemouth School for Girls’
The Brooksbank School
Drummond High School
Henrietta Barnett
Oxford International College
St Mary Redcliffe
Francis Holland

Runners up

Nonsuch High School (you will be notified if any places become available)


Craigmount ( Team Vortesa)


How We Think and Learn

How We Think And Learn

Every great advance in science has issued from a new audacity of imagination.

~John Dewey, The Quest for Certainty, 1929

Catherine Twomey Fosnot

Most people assume that learning results from teachers transmitting knowledge: clearly explaining concepts, procedures to be practiced, and facts to be memorized; then testing to assess retention and application, with subsequent feedback. Yet this could not be further from the truth… Continue to read

From Chapter 22 UKSDC book available on Amazon