Tuesday, September 21, 2021
Australian of the Year 2018

Australian of the Year Awards 2018 recognises STEM superstars

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.
computer coding

5 best coding resources for digital technologies

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.
STEM education

Full STEAM ahead

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.

Is the ATAR over?

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?

The Commonwealth Bank Teaching Awards inspire excellence in educators

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.
Maths thoughts by students, why is maths so hard?

Why is maths so hard? And other maths thoughts from students

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.
The Australian Computing Academy help with the Digital Technologies curriculum

Embracing the Digital Technologies curriculum with the Australian Computing Academy

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.

Creating a future-focused STEM classroom; STEM activities and coding challenges

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.
Poster Competition for teachers and classrooms, Careers with STEM

Win! Posters, magazines, stickers and more for your classroom

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Girls: The next generation of STEM leaders

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.
Jobs of the future to now know

5 jobs of the future to know now

The jobs of the future may be closer than they appear. Get your students prepped for these cool jobs of the future, and get them excited about ICT education and the Digital Technologies curriculum!

Addressing digital disruption in careers, pathways and skills

Increased career shifts, work diversification and unpredictable job growth are some of the challenges that face students as they transition from secondary schooling to careers and further study. Find out how digital disruption is changing the way we educate and create careers for today's students.

STEM up your school holidays with fun urban planning activities

Bored yet? There are heaps of fun STEM activities you can do these school holidays that'll prep you for Term 4 

Quiz: Which Careers with STEM issue is for you?

Suss which Careers with STEM issue will help you most with your subject, course and career choices

5 trivia quizzes to keep your STEM skills sharp during the holidays

STEM quiz
Bored yet? Test your STEM smarts these school holidays with five, fun trivia quizzes