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Free coding resources for online learning

Co-author of the Digital Technologies Curriculum and Grok Learning Founder James Curran talks free coding tools for online learning from preschool to uni.
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Tips to get your STEM education content online

Hear from a Uni of Adelaide expert on how to get creative, engaging STEM education content online using technology your students will want to play with!
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5 STEM activities you can do at home now

Suddenly home schooling? Why not use this weird time to teach yourself some awesome new skills, kick some study or career goals… and maybe even win prizes?
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Free online teaching tools for STEM learning

Free online teaching tools for STEM learning to quickly upskill in teaching maths, science, technology and engineering online.
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Teaching STEM to special needs students

Special needs STEM education specialist Rory Critchley gives his tools and tips for engaging students with different abilities in STEM.

Australian schools call for a new expert teacher career path

The Grattan Institute’s latest education report calls for a new expert teacher career path, so that the day job of the best teachers in each subject is to lead professional learning within and across schools.

How Singapore has become a world leader in STEM Education

Singapore is leading the way in STEM education and Australia is listening. 

STEM teachers: here’s what you said

Last year we sent out our annual STEM Education Survey to teachers, parents and STEM-interested folk alike – and here's what you told us
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If you’re preparing students for 21st century jobs, you’re behind the times

There's a significant gap between teenagers' career knowledge and choices, and the reality of the rapidly changing nature of work.

Uni not for you? How to kickstart a STEM career without a degree

There are heaps of opportunities to study STEM that don’t involve a degree.

7 easy STEM activities for students with developmental disabilities

As educators continue to build out their STEM offerings for younger children, it’s important that they pay attention to the needs of students with developmental disabilities.

What actually is an ATAR? First of all it’s a rank, not a score

The Australian Tertiary Admissions Rank (ATAR) is a number mainly used by universities to select which students, out of high school, will be offered a place in a particular course.

Want to upskill during lockdown? TAFE NSW offering free courses

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In response to the current COVID-19 pandemic, TAFE NSW has removed fees from a number of its online short courses.

Studying from home? Here’s how a real-life uni student structures her day

We take a look at how PhD student Janice Vaz tackles a day of eLearning.

Studying a uni course online? Here are 4 tips to get yourself tech ready

If you’ve found yourself having to study your university course online, here are some ways to ensure you’re ready for your virtual experience.