File: Regional Centre for Science and Technology Education

Scope and Content

The Regional Centre for Science and Technology Education was established in 1972 with the support of Local Education Authorities in the Manchester region and from the Department of Trade and Industry. The Centre's role was to promote and advance science and technology in schools and provide advice and assistance to teachers. The file includes a letter from Bowden to the Centre in November 1975 in reply to a request for assistance in approaching the Department of Education and Science for financial support and offering UMIST's support.