Young people’s views on science education Our Science Education Tracker is a survey of young people’s attitudes towards and experiences of science education and careers. On this pageWhy we’re interested 2019 survey 2016 survey About the Science Education Tracker More information Why we’re interested We want to understand more about young people’s experiences and views, including: what they’re studyingwhat their future plans aretheir experience of science at school and collegeany science activities they take part in outside school. The survey results will help inform what we and others do in policy, education and public engagement. The survey is carried out every three years, so we can track this area over time.2019 survey In 2019, we surveyed more than 6,400 students between year 7 and year 13 in state-funded schools across England. See the Science Education Tracker 2019 findings.2016 survey In 2016, we surveyed more than 4,000 students between year 10 and year 13 in state-funded schools across England. See the Science Education Tracker 2016 findings.About the Science Education Tracker The Science Education Tracker is commissioned by Wellcome and carried out by Kantar with support from the: Royal SocietyDepartment for EducationUK Research and InnovationDepartment for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy. The Science Education Tracker follows on from our Monitor survey, which captures the public's thoughts on medical research, science and health. More information Science education is one of our priority areas – find out more about what we're doing to inspire teachers and students.See our educational resources for teachers.