This report is an analysis of the role and impact of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Maths) and Digital Youth Work on a national scale in Ireland.
The report evaluates the impact of STEAM and digital programmes in a Youth Work setting on participating young people throughout 2022. Lead by NYCI and commissioned by Léargas, the programmes were delivered in partnership with 12 youth work and organisations and Youthreach centres across Ireland
This national report forms part of the International Digital Youth Work project, improving and developing digital youth work across Europe. The Digital Youth Work and STEAM in Youth Work – Enhancing young people’s digital competences International Research Report is available, along with other outputs including National strategies on digital youth work, an exploration of digital competencies and capacity in youth work and new practices in online youth work, available here Digital Youth Work | Finnish National Agency for Education (oph.fi)
STEAM and Digital Youth Work in Ireland