Tuesday, April 13, 2021

STEM education survey: Have your say!

The survey is aimed at educators, parents and any STEM-interested people. This is your chance to make your voice heard on issues related to STEM education and STEM careers.

Classrooms 2.0: Digital tech is changing the way we teach and learn

Goodbye blackboards – digital technology is changing the way we teach and learn
The lab

Inside the online tech club for young people with autism

With awesome initiatives like The Lab championing accessibility in STEM, tech education is seriously upping its inclusivity game
diploma university of newcastle

5 reasons a diploma might be for you

Not ready to commit to a full degree, want to gain a credential to both work and study, or didn’t quite get the marks...

Celebrating alternative pathways: The A-Z of VET

Bagging a three-year bachelor’s degree isn’t the only way to kickstart a career in tech!

From bugs to smishing: Inside the Schools Cyber Security Challenges

From social media sleuthing to crafty cryptography, the Schools Cyber Security Challenges help students gain skills and knowledge about cyber security practices and principles.

Want to do a STEM degree at uni? Here are 8 things you need...

Making the leap from school to uni is exciting but can be a steep learning curve. To help you get into the swing of things, we’ve put together this handy guide.
The virtual staffroom podcast

Listen to The Virtual Staffroom – a new edtech podcast for teachers by teachers

Subscribe to the Virtual Staffroom and explore devices, trends, software, tools, people and opportunities all with a window into the classroom!

Anxious about speaking in online STEM lessons? Here are 7 tips to make it...

Many people feel some form of anxiety when speaking in front of others. That includes taking part in video hook-ups for work or study thanks to coronavirus restrictions.
First student rocket launch Queensland

First-ever student-built rocket to launch next year

Students from the University of Queensland (UQ) could become the first to fly a student-built rocket into space next year.

Want 100 free magazines for your school? Order yours today!

Australian and New Zealand high schools can order up to 100 free copies of Careers with STEM: Technology magazine.
ANSTO Hackathon winners! Oatlands District High School

National student hackathon winners buoyed up with success

Tassie team takes out inaugural ANSTO hackathon with cool buoy ocean energy prototype that generates renewable energy from the sea.

Quiz: What’s your science career?

Careers in science
From astrophysicist to zoologist, there's a whole A-Z of science careers out there. This quiz will help you find your perfect fit.

Quiz: What’s your artificial intelligence job?

Artificial intelligence job
In our ever-changing, high tech world, artificial intelligence (AI) is a pretty big deal. AI is all about...

Space + agriculture: bringing space jobs down to Earth

Space and agriculture
There’s more to a food and farming career than studying soil and crops. Next-gen farming smarts are needed in out-of-this-world industries, like space.