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Chris Hillidge

Director of STEM at the Trust and Teacher at Beamont Collegiate Academy

Chris Hillidge
Director of STEM at the Challenge Academy Trust

How snorkels have been converted into life-saving devices for COVID-19 patients…

June 26, 2020 — Uncategorized

Director of STEM at the Challenge Academy Trust

I’m Chris Hillidge, the Director of STEM at the Challenge Academy Trust in Warrington and teacher at Beamont Collegiate Academy. We used our school’s 3D equipment to convert snorkels into life-saving devices for COVID-19 patients – and as a result – have been nominated in a national campaign by BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT.The BCS,…