Cracking the Code challenges young people to design their own escape room by applying their creativity, use of maths and collaborative problem solving skills. The winning team will be selected in May 2018 and will have their ideas brought to life and win £2,000 for their school.
The competition is no longer accepting entries for 2018, but teachers can register their interest at the bottom of this page to keep up to date with news, upcoming events and competitions.
Inspiration launch event on 1st February held at the Science Museum, London where students learn about the competition, be inspired by maths experts, have a go at code breaking puzzles in their teams and to begin working on their escape room concepts.Schools that did not attend the February 2018 event are still able to enter the competition.
To enter a team of students for the competition, please find a workbook which they can use to design their escape room ideas, complete with mathematical puzzle questions, here
Teachers can register their details here to receive further information about the competition.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions about Cracking the Code.