More than half of Aussie girls aged 12-14 want to study STEM, but our enrolments are lower than any other Asia Pacific country. The future is female in STEM… with a little encouragement and a lot of support from parents, teachers and schools to turn these girls in STEM to women in STEM fields.
The STEM education blog, created especially for Teachers in high schools, shows you all the ways you can incorporate STEM learning ideas into your STEM programs and curriculums.
Visit the Teachers’ Hub for more information on how to navigate Careers with STEM for Teachers. There’s magazines, teacher guides, free resources, career role-models for students and much, much more!
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Transform your classroom from dull and boring to bright and engaging! There’s posters, stickers and magazines to be won. Share with your friends for even more chances to win!
James Davies, year 5 teacher at Croydon Public, believes it’s never too early to prepare students for the future. He’ll show you how to successfully incorporate STEM activities and coding challenges into your classroom, to inspire your students into future STEM careers.
You might be surprised to hear that even experienced computer programmer, Todd Beilby has had a slow start to the Digital Technologies curriculum (DT). Feel ready to tackle the DT curriculum with the Australian Computing Academy’s free resources for years 5-8, including teacher notes and extra support.
We asked nearly 100 students to divulge their deepest darkest maths thoughts, like is maths enjoyable? Or why is maths so hard? See what students in Australia really think about maths, and what effect it could have on our future jobs market.
Take your teaching cue from the 12 outstanding winners of the Commonwealth Bank Teaching Awards; innovating education by redefining the school’s structure and boosting morale for underprivileged students.
The ultimate goal of high school is to get a great ATAR to help with your university admission, but studies are showing more students choosing alternative pathways to study. So, is the ATAR over?
It’s full STEAM ahead if you’re teaching the digital technologies curriculum. It’s time to embrace cross-disciplinary learning and enrich your classrooms while incorporating a little fun! Here’s how.
The title of Australian of the Year, Senior Australian of the Year and Local Hero of the Year for 2018 have gone to Prof. Michelle Simmons, Dr Graham Farquhar and teacher Eddie Woo respectively, for their work in quantum physics, biophysics and maths education.
Stuck on the digital technologies curriculum? Don’t scratch your head about learning Scratch, get ahead of the game with these resources for all skill levels, and learn to code ahead of the class.
Mentoring program, Curious Minds is upping the interest of girls in STEM subjects to combat decline in enrolments and diversify perceptions of STEM careers.
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