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The Mawson’s Huts Foundation has been using STELR Renewable Energy equipment as part of its Mobile Antarctic Classroom program across NSW. The Antarctic Environmental Science and Sustainability bus has been travelling around Australia helping students and teachers foster an interest in and understanding of environmental science. They present programs for both primary and secondary students as well as teachers. One of...

STELR Renewable Energy Teacher Professional Learning Session You are invited to attend this hands-on workshop for teachers implementing the STELR Renewable Energy program in their schools and those wanting to try out the equipment and activities.  Date:  Tuesday, 27 August, 2019 Time: 1:00pm - 4:00pm Venue:  Esperance Anglican Community School, 5 Griffin St, West Beach WA 6450.  Map Inquiries: Pennie Stoyles - phone: 03 9864 0905,...

Earlier this month the Academy of Technology and Engineering (APPLIED) presented the annual Clunies Ross Awards at a gala dinner in Sydney. The awards recognise people who have shared their vision and knowledge to apply technology for the benefit of Australia. The winners were: Dr Jane Oppenheim, who is the Scientific and Operations Director at Ego Pharmaceuticals. Her award was given for...

Yesterday, Peter Pentland, the Academy's Executive Manager, Schools Programs, visited Laurentian Regional High School, our only STELR school in Canada. The school has 550 students from around the region, with some travelling by bus for an hour and a half. In the French speaking province of Quebec, students can only attend an English language school if one parent also went...

Are you interested in activities that: Encourage curiosity in the STEM disciplines with your year 2 students Support teaching and learning in the Australian Curriculum around Science, Mathematics and Technologies Have a Design and Technology focus and are easy to use Focus on developing students 21st Century skills aligned with the general capabilities – Critical & Creative Thinking...

STELR Renewable Energy and Electricity & Energy Teacher Professional Learning Session You are invited to attend this hands-on workshop for primary and secondary teachers implementing the STELR Renewable Energy and/or the Electricity and Energy  program in their schools and those wanting to try out the equipment and activities.  Date:  Tuesday, 25 June, 2019 Time: 9:00am – 3:00pm Venue:  Coonabarabran Public School,  Newell Highway, Coonabarabran, NSW...