Monday, September 23, 2019

STEM education

The STEM education blog shows you all the ways you can incorporate STEM learning ideas into your STEM programs and curriculums.

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STEMfooty: Connecting with the science of sport

Data to Decisions CRC has teamed up with the Adelaide Crows Football Club to create STEMfooty; an initiative that teaches science using sport.

Science Minister launches the fifth anniversary edition of Careers with STEM

On Friday 2nd November, the Minister for Industry, the Hon Karen Andrews, MP formally launched the Careers with STEM: Code magazine 5th anniversary edition at Palm Beach Currumbin High School. Here's all the highlights from the day.

Coastal erosion: a case study in our own backyard

We take a look at a coastal erosion case study at Inskip Point, Queensland. Use our free teacher resources filled with activities and experiments to bring the case study to life.
Student using an LMS on their iPad to photograph school project

Upgrade the way you teach

Integrating a learning management system (LMS) is the best way to bring your classroom into the 21st century.
Maths classroom

Study shows little gender difference in maths and science at school

A study of the school grades of more than 1.6 million students has shown that girls and boys perform similarly in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) subjects.
STEM in the real world

How to teach STEM in the real world

Teaching STEM in schools is not the easiest task. Here's how to make STEM education useful for your students, by linking its relevancy to their future careers.
Importance of Education in STEM

What’s the point of STEM education?

STEM education can seem pointless to students that don't understand its relevance to future careers. We dive into what the future workforce looks like, and why STEM is at the centre.

Inspiring Hunter girls to be STEM women

RDA Hunter's new program for girls in STEM, sponsored by the Department of Defence and collaborating with Tech Girls Are Superheroes, promises to deliver future STEM women.
AI writing poetry, STEAM education

STEAM powered education: Can robots write poetry?

STEAM education means integrating project-based modules with driving questions, that reflect the skills students need for the future workforce. Find out how you can inject some STEAM into your classroom!

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Team HappyNess tech girls are superheroes

Sydney tech girls win big at innovation awards

Sydney girls, Team HappyNess win big at the Australian Information Industry Association (AIIA) iAwards this month. See the girls' app, which aims to boost youth positivity, confidence and happiness.

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.

Future conscious farming: edible insects now stocked at major supermarket chain

Grilo
Insects are the most sustainable source of protein on earth. They produce 80 per cent less methane...

STEM is in the air: Chelsie and Matt’s maths-themed date was romance goals

STEM Bachelor
Australia’s most famous astrophysicist bachelor Matt Agnew has made no secret of the fact that he’s got...

Student performance improves with more diverse school leaders: study

Male teacher standing with high school students looking a laptop
Students would be better off if our teaching workforce looked more like our students (and the rest of Australia), according to a new report